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Opposition research is becoming a given in politics, sometimes even at the local level. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Opposition Research Boot Camp: Learning To Dig For Political Dirt

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When anthropologists tallied the use of emotional words through a century of literature, they included many books without clear emotional content — technical manuals, for example, and automotive repair guides. Steve Debenport/iStockphotography hide caption

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Mining Books To Map Emotions Through A Century

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A Novartis office in Mumbai, India. Divyakant Solanki /EPA /LANDOV hide caption

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Patent Ruling In India Could Boost Exports Of Cheap Medicine To Third World

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The owner of a Russian market helps customers in Limassol, Cyprus. Many middle-class Russians here say their community is being unfairly depicted as a group of money-laundering oligarchs. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Seaside Cypriot Town, Russians Of Modest Means Cry Foul

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Parishioners partake in the Way Of The Cross procession at the Colosseum on Good Friday in Rome. A group of women Catholics recently made a pilgrimage to Rome to request that women once again be allowed to hold leadership positions in the church. Christopher Furlong/Getty Images hide caption

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With New Pope, Catholic Women Hope To Regain Church Leadership Roles

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Nora Ephron's final play, Lucky Guy, tells the story of controversial New York columnist Mike McAlary, played by Tom Hanks. (Also pictured: Peter Gerety as John Cotter). Boneau / Bryan-Brown hide caption

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Nora Ephron's 'Lucky Guy' And Tom Hanks Make Their Broadway Debuts

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BioShock Infinite revolves around an Aristotelian tragedy with tragic heroes, grounded in a floating city set in 1912. Courtesy of Irrational Games/2K Games hide caption

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'Bioshock Infinite': A First-Person Shooter, A Tragic Play

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European bison, or wisents, keep a safe distance from human visitors to their enclosure on the property of Prince Richard of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg in Germany's densely populated state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson /NPR hide caption

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German Prince Plans To Put Bison Back In The Wild

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