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Tupanzinho Guerreiro Curumin
Meter Beater Brownout
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Blimblim Curumin
See Line Woman Me'Shell Ndegéocello
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Pour Une Âme Souveraine: A Dedication to Nina Simone
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Egyptian Coptic Christians celebrate Christmas Nativity Liturgy, the start of Christmas, at the Coptic Orthodox Church of St. George in Brooklyn last January. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Amid Instability In Egypt, Coptic Christians Flee To U.S.

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South Korean men play games at a downtown park in Seoul on Nov. 1. Recent data suggest that South Korea is now the fastest-aging country on Earth. Kim Jae-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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South Korea Prepares The Young For A Rapidly Aging Population

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Please Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood Me'Shell Ndegéocello
Diablo's Dance Wes Montgomery
Eh Mane Ah Janka Nabay
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En Yay Sah
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Spirits in the Material World Karsh Kale
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Farmworkers like these in California picking produce may soon be required by the FDA to take more precautions against spreading foodborne illness. Heather Craig/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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FDA Releases Rules To Strengthen Safety Of Food Supply

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Movement and Location Punch Brothers
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Who's Feeling Young Now?
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Spiritual Groove [Live/Solo] Antoine Dufour
Eyesdown Bonobo feat. Andreya Triana
Life Mask (Interlude) Portico Quartet
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War Hero Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra
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Lew Bird says that before passing away, his friend requested that his funeral include one last ride on a motorcycle. Peter Gray for NPR hide caption

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Baby Boomers' Last Wishes: Motorcycle Hearses And Facebook Obits

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Cuttlebug Redline Graffiti
Garfield's Blackberry Blossom Lyle Lovett
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Sprung Monkey Garage a Trois
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