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High-speed trades that outpace human decision-making are unhealthy for the markets, critics say. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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Is Computer-Driven Trading Causing Market Spikes?

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Protest Chicago Underground Trio
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The Set-Up The City Champs
Summer Beat Orgone
Don't Stop (On My Account) Owen Pallett

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who recently joined the GOP presidential race, speaks Thursday with patrons at Popovers in Portsmouth, N.H. Darren McCollester/Getty Images hide caption

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Perry Makes Texas-Size Waves In Presidential Race

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Boston-based NGO All Hands is restoring water-damaged photos recovered from Japan's tsunami using scanners and a host of professional photo re-touchers around the world. Frank Langfitt/NPR hide caption

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In Japan, Restoring Photos For Tsunami Victims

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Sibling Revelry: For Nannerl Mozart (Marie Feret), 18th-century Europe was unwelcoming to women with her (according to the film) considerable gifts. Therefore, Wolfgang (David Moreau), her younger brother, became the pride of the Mozart family. Sylvain Bonniol/Music Box Films hide caption

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'Mozart's Sister' Imagines A Second Musical Genius

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Come See About Me Tedeschi Trucks Band
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Just What I Was Thinking Glorytellers
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In a photo taken during a guided government tour, Syrian soldiers raise their weapons while holding a picture of President Bashar Assad as they leave the eastern city of Deir al-Zour on Aug. 16, following a 10-day military operation. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Syria's Crackdown Provokes Sharp Debate

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Revolting Children Matilda
Sister Funk Thomas East
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Two Libyan rebel fighters battle with snipers holed up in a hotel at the main square of Zawiya, a city 30 miles west of Tripoli, on Thursday. The rebels entered the key coastal city this week. Marc Hofer/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Libyan Rebels Celebrate Takeover Of Another Key City

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Our Brother Tom, the Green Beret The Philistines Jr
Valls The Pickpocket Ensemble
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Decibels and Little Pills American Music Club
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Another Day [Revised] The Album Leaf
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Calle 7 Bill Frisell & Vinicius Cantuária
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