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Obama Team To Make Important, If Symbolic, Choice On Gay Marriage

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Coax Eric Harland, James Farm et. al.
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Flight Hidden Orchestra

An overextended Sandy (Jason Bateman) must prevent the raunchy Diana (Melissa McCarthy) from continuing to use his identity as a financial crutch in Identity Thief. Universal Pictures hide caption

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'Identity Thief': Nearly Two Hours, Stolen

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Revolting Children Matilda
Little by Little Radiohead
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Sol Clap [#] Quantic

Cristobal Balenciaga was known as a perfectionist, especially when it came to sleeves. Blume says, "It was perhaps a sign of real personal attention if you were one of the rare clients that he had lunch with, and at the end of the lunch he ripped out [your] sleeve and reset it." Francois Kollar/AP hide caption

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Could Reclusive Designer Balenciaga Make It Today?

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Revolting Children Matilda
Golden Brown The Stranglers
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French Minister for Women's Rights and Government Spokesperson Najat Vallaud-Belkacem wearing pants. Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Parisian Women Now (Officially) Allowed To Wear Pants

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Some Roads Lead Home Marcus Roberts Trio

Macklemore of Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performs in Park City, Utah. Barry Brecheisen/Invision for Park City Live/AP Images hide caption

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The Real Story Of How Macklemore Got 'Thrift Shop' To No. 1

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Rainy Days & Mondays Carpenters
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The expanding University of Connecticut is looking at the Farmington River as a water source, but some say recent weather fluctuation paints an uncertain picture for the river. Neena Satija/WNPR hide caption

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Growing University Highlights Connecticut's Water Woes

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Echoes California Guitar Trio
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Prick Up Those Ears Geoff Farina

A man counts yuan to fill red envelopes in Beijing. Many families celebrate the Lunar New Year by exchanging small envelopes filled with money. Lizzie Chen/NPR hide caption

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Show Me The Money In Your Lunar New Year Envelope

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Producer and songwriter Jeff Bhasker is nominated for four Grammy Awards this weekend, including producer of the year, non-classical division. Ninelle Efremova/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Famous Behind The Scenes, A Hitmaker Covets The Spotlight

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Sarabande Yo-Yo Ma

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