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An Egyptian woman kisses a poster of Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi as she arrives at Cairo's Tahrir Square to mark the 40th anniversary of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war last month. Many are calling for the general to run for president next year, but so far he has remained coy. Khaled Desouki /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Back To The Future: Calls Grow For A Military Ruler In Egypt

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It's Going Down Midlake
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Son of Thirteen Pat Metheny Trio
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I Fall Back The Deadly Gentlemen
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Perfect Darkness Fink

The wreckage in Tacloban, Philippines, on Nov. 16 was overwhelming, after Typhoon Haiyan plowed through. David P. Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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How And Where Should We Rebuild After Natural Disasters?

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A lineman grounds a line on a replacement pole in McNeill, Miss., after 2012 Christmas day storms downed both telephone and electric power lines and poles throughout the state. Upkeep on traditional landlines is expensive, and some are pushing for relaxing requirements that phone companies maintain these lines. Rogelio V. Solis/AP hide caption

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Is It The End Of The Line For The Landline?

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Queen Bee Medeski, Martin & Wood
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You Wish Nightmares on Wax

Have ball, will shoot: Grinnell College's Jack Taylor fires a 3-point shot during Sunday's game against Crossroads College. He scored 109 points — the second time he's topped 100 in a game. Justin Hayworth/AP hide caption

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Hoops, He Did It Again: Player Has Second 100-Point Game

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Cruel City Augustines
Innulamane [The Falcon] Toumast

President John F. Kennedy and his wife, Jacqueline, are greeted by an enthusiastic crowd upon their arrival at Dallas Love Field on Nov. 22, 1963. AP hide caption

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50 Years After Assassination, Kennedy Books Offer New Analysis

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The Outer Banks The Album Leaf
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Libertango, tango Miloš Karadaglic, Studioorchester Der Europäischen Filmphilharmonie, Christoph Israel (conductor)
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Long Way to Fall Ulrich Schnauss
Manhatta The Cinematic Orchestra
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Recently released sports video games are touting how their high-powered graphics portray players like the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant realistically. The realism extends to audio as well. 2K Games hide caption

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Calling The Shots: Realistic Commentary Heightens Video Games

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My Burr Minotaur Shock
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It's Alright The Impressions
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Brandy Clark's new album, 12 Stories, is out now. Becky Fluke/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Brandy Clark: Country Music For Drinking And Thinking

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Just Like Him Brandy Clark
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