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Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officer Jay Phillippi looks over a fully automatic Thompson machine gun that was turned in during a "Gifts for Guns" program in Compton, Calif., in 2005. Chris Carlson/AP hide caption

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The Decades-Old Gun Ban That's Still On The Books

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Cineramascope Galactic feat. Trombone Shorty and Corey Henry
Harlem River Quiver (Brown Berries) [Take 1] Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar speaks at the dedication for the Southwest's first urban wildlife refuge on the southern edge of Albuquerque, N.M., on Sept. 27, 2012. Salazar has announced that he'll leave his post in late March and return to Colorado. Susan Montoya Bryan/AP hide caption

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Interior Secretary's Legacy Defined By Issues Of Oil

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Vegetation like the kind growing here at Michigan State University's Kellogg Biological Station could one day be used to feed small biofuel refineries spread throughout the Midwest. J.E.Doll/Michigan State University hide caption

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Could Some Midwest Land Support New Biofuel Refineries?

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Lonely Boy [Live] [Live] The Black Keys
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Source in Between Elio Villafranca & Alexander, Eric
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A man makes bread as residents, background, stand in line in front of a bakery during heavy fighting between Free Syrian Army fighters and government forces in Aleppo, Syria, on Dec. 4, 2012. Narciso Contreras/Associated Press hide caption

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Jihadi Fighters Win Hearts And Minds By Easing Syria's Bread Crisis

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Paper Scissors Stone Portico Quartet
Ernossi Ernest Ranglin

Lucas Codognolla, 22, receives his license after qualifying for it under President Obama's federal immigration policy, which allows some young immigrants who are in the country illegally to stay in the U.S. for at least two years. Craig LeMoult for NPR hide caption

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Some States Put Brakes On Driver's Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

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Tiny Mountains Buildings
Man I Love The Hot Club of San Francisco

Richard (Mark McKinney) and Sanjay (Colm Feore) get up close and personal in the zany backstage comedy Slings and Arrows. Ken Woroner/Acorn Media hide caption

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Home Video Review: 'Slings And Arrows'

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Slings and Arrows, musical play [Medusa] Various
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Bootie Beat Shawn Lee & Clutchy Hopkins
So Much for So Little Kaki King
Lonely One Elio Villafranca & Eric Alexander
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Community leaders and family members of murder victims attend a press conference Jan. 3 at St. Sabina Church in Chicago to make a plea for stronger gun regulations. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Violence-Riddled Chicago Hopes Gun Proposals Will Help Shield It

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Cult of Color/Act 2, Scene 4. Sesom and His Disciples Graham Reynolds
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Some parents have worried that kids get too many vaccinations too quickly. A review of all the available research suggests those concerns are misplaced. Dmitry Naumov/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Schedule Of Childhood Vaccines Declared Safe

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Diamond Klint
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Mama Loves Nortec Bostich & Fussible & Bostich + Fussible

Lance Armstrong speaks at a press conference of the 100th Milan-San Remo Cycle Race on March 20, 2009. Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images hide caption

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'Carefully Choreographed Dance': Armstrong's Complicated Media Past

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Dirty Blonde The Bad Plus
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Slinky Spring Milt Southern Culture on the Skids

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