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Missed Summer Learning Spells Out Long-Term Struggles

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Spitalfields Red Snapper
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Automotive High School Land of the Loops
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President Obama met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Northern Ireland in June. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Snowden Case Illustrates Decline In U.S.-Russia Relations

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Bahar Béla Fleck, Zakir Hussain et. al.
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U.S. Teen Is Youngest Ever To Pass Britain's Bar Exams

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The former Willow Run Assembly Plant, in Ypsilanti Township about 40 miles west of Detroit, is where Rosie the Riveter worked during World War II. Paul Sancya/AP hide caption

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Museum Tries To Save The Plant Where Rosie Riveted

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Steal Away Imani Winds
Helter Skelter The Beatles
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Wave Mike Auldridge
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LEGENDE KAREN KADERAVEK

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Violinist Amanda Shires Picks Up The Pieces

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Stay Amanda Shires
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La Ronde Des Écoliers Du Monde Youssou N'Dour
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Ba Tay
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Soumbou Ya Ya Ali Farka Touré & Toumani Diabaté
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