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BUENA HORA, BUENOS VIENTOS JAN GARBAREK
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BUENA HORA, BUENOS VIENTOS
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I TOOK UP THE RUNES
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OK, All Right Joshua Bell & Edgar Meyer with Sam Bush & Mike Marshall
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Libyan rebel fighters raid a house in Tripoli on Tuesday as they search for supporters of ousted leader Moammar Gadhafi. The rebel leadership is trying to get various rebel factions to work together to create a new government and security force. Patrick Baz/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Libyan Rebels Vie For Key Posts In Tripoli

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Claudia Paquito d'Rivera
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The Windup Keith Jarrett
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Rarum, Vol. 1: Selected Recordings
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Reps. James Clyburn (D-SC, left) and Fred Upton (R-MI) attend the first organizational meeting of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, the so-called supercommittee, Thursday on Capitol Hill. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Deficit Panel Meets, Vows To Get The Job Done

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Osama bin Laden, shown in an undated photo, speaks at an undisclosed location in Afghanistan. A decade after the Sept. 11 attacks, al-Qaida has been weakened, but has established footholds in multiple countries. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Decade After Sept. 11, Al-Qaida Has Morphed

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Anemometer Nobukazu Takemura
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Hoshi No Koe
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GOOD MORNING HEARTACHE TERENCE BLANCHARD

The fossil of Australopithecus sediba could be the long-sought transition between ape-like ancestors and the first humans. "It shows a small brain, but a brain that's beginning to reorganize in some ways that resemble our brain," says anthropologist Lee Berger. Brett Eloff via Lee Berger/University of Witwatersrand hide caption

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'Mosaic' Fossil Could Be Bridge From Apes To Humans

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These images show Type Ia supernova PTF 11kly, the youngest ever detected—over the course of three nights in August.

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Look Up! It's A Star In The Midst Of A Violent, Bright Death

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Black Hole Plunge Stephen Endelman
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Bemsha Swing/Lively Up Yourself Medeski, Martin & Wood
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It's a Jungle in Here
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Group 5 John Tesh
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Victory: The Sports Collection
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All Blues Miles Davis
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Kind of Blue
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Miles Davis

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Afghanistan is a country of the young: According to best estimates, at least half the population was under age 10 when the Sept. 11 attacks took place a decade ago. Now, a generation of Afghans has very little knowledge about the events that so transformed their country. In this photo, Afghan children gather for school in Old Kabul in August 2010. Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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For Young Afghans, History's Lessons Lost?

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Passing Cloud Stephan Micus
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Bomber Bash Ry Cooder
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Kevin Ray Asbury, who this summer pled guilty to three counts of fraud for promising the same cows to multiple investors, built a million-dollar home and drove around in a Mercedes. Jessica Naudziunas for NPR hide caption

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The Man Who Roped Investors Into A Cattle Con

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Flea Circus Broque
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Ghost in the Attic
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Broque

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The Clown / Broken Glass (outtake) / The Hole (outtake) / TV People Jerry Goldsmith
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Poltergeist
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March of the Steel Men Dallas Wind Symphony
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Marches I've Missed
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