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Escapist The Streets
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Pont des Arts St. Germain
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Evangelical Christians from the U.S. are living and working at Jewish settlements in the West Bank for weeks at a time. The Christians see Jewish expansion in the area as fulfilling biblical prophecy, though the settlements are a contentious issue between Israelis and Palestinians. Here volunteers harvest grapes. Courtesy of Heather Meyers hide caption

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Christians Provide Free Labor On Jewish Settlements

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Focus on Sight Thievery Corporation
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Mirror Conspiracy
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Day's End DJ Krush & Kazufumi Kodama
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Zen
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Rep. Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, thanks his wife, Elizabeth, while conceding defeat in his race against Rep. Marcy Kaptur at Rubin's Restaurant and Deli in Cleveland on Tuesday. Amy Sancetta/AP hide caption

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Longtime Rep. Kucinich Is Down, But Maybe Not Out

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Cult of Color/Act 2, Scene 4. Sesom and His Disciples Graham Reynolds
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I Love Nye Badly Drawn Boy
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A Struggling City Finds Inspiration In Classical Music

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Revolting Children Matilda
L' Été Indien Quadro Nuevo
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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney campaigns at a town hall meeting in Bexley, Ohio, last month. Romney won Ohio by less than 1 percent in Tuesday's primary. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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Pro-Romney SuperPAC Spent Big On Super Tuesday

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One Step At a Time The Black Seeds
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Solid Ground
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Green Onions Booker T. & the MG's
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People walk past the Bank of Greece headquarters in Athens. Greece toughened its stance to push creditors to accept a debt swap and take heavy losses, just one day before the Thursday deadline for completion of the deal to avert default. Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Uncertainty Looms As Greek Debt Deadline Nears

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A 1974 Gremlin covered with Mardi Gras beads is part of the auction lot of items from the former Kenner Mardi Gras Museum. The car is expected to draw several bids. Jeff Brady/NPR hide caption

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'Les Bon Temps Rouler' To The Auction Block

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Egypt by Air [Bombay Dub's Funky Old Medina Mix] Bombay Dub Orchestra
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Thrown Kiasmos

Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington last month. The first-term Republican has been mentioned as a possible vice presidential pick. Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times/Landov hide caption

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For Marco Rubio, VP Prospects Bring New Scrutiny

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CONGO MAN CHANT ERNEST RANGLIN & MONTY ALEXANDER
Delta (Little Boy Blues) Badly Drawn Boy
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Take Off [Nicola Conte Campi's Idea Version] Marco Di Marco
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Batucada, Vol. 3
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(From left) Pineda, writer-director Aurora Guerrero and Troncoso pose for a portrait during the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Larry Busacca/Getty Images hide caption

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In 'Mosquita Y Mari,' A Tale Of Self And Community

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Revolting Children Matilda
3-D Big Jay McNeely
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