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Hard Sole Shoe Jenny Scheinman
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Woe Little Comets
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Palmyra Béla Fleck & Edgar Meyer
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Helena Bonham Carter plays Elizabeth Taylor in Burton and Taylor, a BBC America movie that focuses on the famous couple's stint acting together on Broadway in 1983. Leah Gallo/BBC hide caption

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Bonham Carter Takes On Taylor, And She Did Her Homework

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Rock & Roll All Nite Kiss
Jennifer Little Comets

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To Reduce Patient Falls, Hospitals Try Alarms, More Nurses

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Thousands of students apply to college each year using the online Common Application. But a flawed overhaul of the system has left many students and parents frustrated. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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More Angst For College Applicants: A Glitchy Common App

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Body and Soul William Oneyeabor
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Innulamane [The Falcon] Toumast

Traders at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Stocks surged on Wall Street after Senate leaders reached a deal that would avoid a U.S. default and reopen the government after 16 days of being partially shut down. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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Economists Say Fiscal Fits And Starts Hurt U.S. Growth

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In Kill Your Darlings, Dane DeHaan (left) plays Lucien Carr, a man whose charm and wit quickly command the attention of the young Allen Ginsberg (Daniel Radcliffe) in their time at Columbia University. John Krokidas' film chronicles the "Libertine Circle" they inhabited — Ginsberg's nickname — and the events that would shatter it. Clay Enos/Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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Beat Manifesto: 'Kill Your Darlings,' Figuratively And ...

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Night in Tunisia, A Charlie Parker
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Holographic Universe Thievery Corporation

Ben Zion Shenker (right) is a world-renowned composer in the Modzitzer tradition of Chasidic Judiaism. Joel Lowy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Greatest Living Figure Of Chasidic Music

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So Obvious Legs
Palmyra Béla Fleck & Edgar Meyer
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Workers stand inside the gold mine in Greenland's Nulanaq mountain in 2009. The Danish territory's underground wealth was at the forefront of elections in March. Now, Greenland faces another dilemma: whether to end a zero-tolerance policy on uranium extraction. Adrian Joachim/AP hide caption

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As Greenland Seeks Economic Development, Is Uranium The Way?

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Drifting Pachora
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Sing About Me, I'm Dying Of Thirst Kendrick Lamar
Nica's Dream Wes Montgomery

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So What Happens If The Movement To Label GMOs Succeeds?

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La Luna (feat. Steve Gadd) Steve Gadd, The Pedrito Martinez Group et. al.
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