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House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., holds a news conference Oct. 3 with the GOP Doctors Caucus — members of the House who are medical professionals by training — to talk about how the government shutdown is affecting medical research. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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GOP Shutdown Strategy Gives House A Twilight Zone Feel

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Petrophonics Birdsongs of the Mesozoic
Tapaloka Bruce BecVar
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Excuse Me, Colonel. Could I Borrow Your Newspaper? Orquestra Was
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Deviations, for guitar Dominic Frasca

Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis, a Democratic candidate for governor, speaks at a rally in Haltom City on Oct. 3. LM Otero/AP hide caption

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Could A Democrat Become Governor In Texas?

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November (Stephen Bennett) Stephen Bennett
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Shape of My Heart Lee Ritenour's 6 String Theory

Football practice at Castro Valley High School in California. Proper hitting technique requires players to keep their heads up to prevent neck injuries and concussions. Brett Myers/Youth Radio hide caption

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High Schools Struggle To Tackle Safety On The Football Field

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Ballet in a Safety Net Andrew Coleman
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Everything Was Beautiful and Nothing Hurt
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Sonata In C K. 159 Bela Fleck
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Sonata In C K. 159
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Perpetual Motion
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Bela Fleck

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Burning Down the House Marcus Miller
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I'm Walkin' Christian Howes & Robben Ford
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Intense Chemistry Sandor Szabo & Kastning, Kevin
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Quick Response Dom Minasi
Electioneering Radiohead
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Vostok John Edmonds
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Exile Bill Nelson
Symphony No. 2 in C minor ("Resurrection") [Scherzo. In ruhig fließender Bewegung] Gustav Mahler, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Duain Wolfe (conductor)
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Disconnect Jeremy Kittel

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