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Syrian refugees gather amid olive trees in an area controlled by the rebel Free Syrian Army, in northern Syria near the Turkish border, on Sept. 25. The area has become a way station for Syrian refugees pushed out of neighboring Turkey. Michel Moutot /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Turkey Pushes Syrians Into Limbo Across Border

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The Morning Liftoff
Tiny Mountains Buildings

James Meredith at the University of Mississippi in 2006, as the school dedicated a bronze statue in his likeness on campus. Robert Jordan/AP hide caption

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Ole Miss Students Look Back At Integration

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All My Belongings New West Guitar Group
Frasquita Serenade Don Byron
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Both President Obama and rival Mitt Romney say the tax code is too complicated. But they haven't been specific about which tax breaks they want to eliminate. Tim Boyle/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama, Romney On Taxes: Similar Plans, Few Details

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An advertisement for then-presidential candidate Barack Obama appeared in the Xbox 360 Live version of the video game Need for Speed: Carbon in 2008. Again this year, Obama is advertising in video games. AP/Electronic Arts Inc. via Obama campaign hide caption

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Presidential Campaigns Rock The Gamer Vote

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So Much for So Little Kaki King
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Composer Abby Aresty recorded the sounds of a Seattle arboretum and mixed them into seven compositions that are now playing throughout the park. Courtesy of Abby Aresty hide caption

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In 'Music Of Trees,' A Symphony In The Key Of Cedar

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Toy Piano Theme Margaret Leng Tan
Que S'est-il Passe Tommy Guerrero
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Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., (center) campaigns at a parade Saturday in Belgrade, Mont. Martin Kaste/NPR hide caption

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Montana Democrat Faces An Uphill Battle To Keep His Senate Seat

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Supporters of Cambodian journalist Mam Sonando protest outside a Phnom Penh courthouse on Monday, when judges sentenced him to 20 years in jail for leading an alleged secession movement. Critics say the pro-democracy activist's case was politically motivated. Anthony Kuhn/NPR hide caption

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Cambodian Court Case Stokes Fear Of Crackdown

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The Prowl Dan Auerbach
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Tobacco Auctioneer Beau Hunks
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Researchers are increasingly using cloud computing to discover new drugs and medical treatments. Cloud computing is often cheaper and quicker than in-house computing. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Cloud Computing Saves Health Care Industry Time And Money

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Don't Worry, Be Happy Bobby McFerrin
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Transsexuals Maiamar Abrodos (right) and Maria Laura Aleman arrive at the civil registry to begin the legal process to change their genders in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in June. Natacha Pisarenko/AP hide caption

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No More 'Lying': Law Bolsters Transgender Argentines

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Jazz Millionaire The Dead Kenny Gs
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