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Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D- Mass., listens to testimony during a Banking Committee hearing on Nov. 12. In a Senate floor speech on Social Security last month, Warren said, "With some modest adjustments, we can keep the system solvent for many more years, and we could even increase benefits." Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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To Fix Social Security, Some Democrats Want To Lift Wage Cap

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Workin' Woman Blues (Tiny Desk Concert Performance) Valerie June
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Brazilian fare from the restaurant D.O.M. in Sao Paulo is some of the best in the world — literally. It's currently ranked the sixth best restaurant in the world by San Pellegrino. Rodrigo Paoletti/flickr hide caption

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What's For Dinner? Try Brazilian

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Oscar Isaac, 'Green, Green Rocky Road' Oscar Isaac
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Meet The Humble Container That Moves The Global Economy

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Message of Hope Derrick Hodge
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Sad American Kaki King

The massive marketing campaign for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues has gone way beyond trailers and commercials. Some critics say the journalists are embarrassing themselves — and some say the character has become tiresomely ubiquitous. Gemma LaMana/Paramount Pictures hide caption

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The 'Anchorman' Legend Continues, And It's Everywhere

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How 'Black Nativity' Made Its Way To The Big Screen

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Former South African President Nelson Mandela, one of the world's most respected statesmen, died Thursday at 95. Denis Farrell/AP hide caption

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Nelson Mandela, Inspiration To World, Dies At 95

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Fly and Unfold Christian Pabst

Taylor Muse (front), lead singer of the Austin indie-rock band Quiet Company, says the group is ready to be seen as more than just "the atheist band." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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For An Ex-Christian Rocker, Faith Lost Is A Following Gained

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