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An Israeli missile is launched from the Iron Dome defense system, designed to intercept incoming rockets. This missile was fired from the southern Israeli city of Ashdod in response to a rocket launched from the nearby Palestinian Gaza Strip on Nov. 18. Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Middle East

What Gaza Says About Possible Iran-Israel Showdown

3 min

What Gaza Says About Possible Iran-Israel Showdown

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Veterans participate in a therapy session at the Veterans Affairs center in Menlo Park, Calif. VA Palo Alto Health Care System hide caption

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National

Through Meditation, Veterans Relearn Compassion

7 min

Through Meditation, Veterans Relearn Compassion

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As more teens get mobile devices, parents are using apps to track their every tweet and post. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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All Tech Considered

Parent Over Shoulder: Apps Help Mom Snoop Online, But Should She?

4 min

Parent Over Shoulder: Apps Help Mom Snoop Online, But Should She?

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Yirga's debut album is called Guzo. Courtesy of Worldisc hide caption

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Music Reviews

Samuel Yirga: A Prodigy Reviving Ethiopian Jazz

3 min

Samuel Yirga: A Prodigy Reviving Ethiopian Jazz

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A mammographer prepares a screen-film mammography test for patient Alicia Maldonado at a hospital in Los Angeles. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Shots - Health News

With Routine Mammograms, Some Breast Cancers May Be Overtreated

4 min

With Routine Mammograms, Some Breast Cancers May Be Overtreated

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Composer Max Richter's new album takes on Vivaldi's Four Seasons. Erik Weiss/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Deceptive Cadence

Max Richter Recomposes 'The Four Seasons'

9 min

Max Richter Recomposes 'The Four Seasons'

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Rob Delaney Talks About Gratitude, Perspective, Spaceships And A Career With Teeth

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