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Job seekers attend at a career fair in Miami Lakes, Fla., in August. At the end of the year, 1.3 million Americans will lose their extended unemployment benefits. Alan Diaz/AP hide caption

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As Congress Leaves Town, Some Jobless Benefits Set To Expire

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Placerita Canyon Robert Jacobson
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Chim Chim Cheree [From Mary Poppins, In the Style of Pachelbel] Millar Brass Ensemble
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James Bond Theme The Skatalites
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I Wanna Ride You Medeski Martin and Wood
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Trevor Watson, 14, says he hears gunshots in his Oakland neighborhood so often that "it doesn't even affect me anymore." Brett Myers/Youth Radio hide caption

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For Many Urban Schools, Gun Violence Remains A Daily Reality

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Senior Jenni Meyers, center, is hugged by her sister Mary as they leave a church with their mother Julie after they were reunited after a shooting at nearby Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colo. Brennan Linsley/AP hide caption

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2 Students Injured, Suspected Shooter Dead At Colo. High School

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Seven Days of Falling E.s.t.
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Twitter Critics Say It's Not Sensitive Enough To Cyberbullying

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So Obvious Legs
A LA MODE JIMMY SMITH ET AL
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South Africans Reflect On Mandela's 'Rainbow Nation'

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Beyonce's New Album Is Entertainment's October Surprise

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So Obvious Legs
Jan Lambchop
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"The death of privacy has been predicted repeatedly over the years," says Ann Cavoukian, Ontario's privacy commissioner. "And my response to that is, 'Say no to that,' because, if you value your freedom, you will value your privacy." iStockphoto hide caption

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A Movement To Bake Online Privacy Into Modern Life, 'By Design'

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Every Breath You Take The Police
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Varga-Varga Chico Trujillo

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Game Director Shifts From 'Grand Theft Auto' To Iranian Revolution

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Not Supposed To Guards
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Complicated Two Weather Pending
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I'M CONFESSIN' (THAT I LOVE YOU) THELONIUS MONK

Live at the Cellar Door, the new album from Neil Young, was recorded in 1970. Gary Burden/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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When Donny Hathaway, Thelonious Monk And Neil Young Hit A Turning Point

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(Late Night at The) Maple Leaf Stanton Moore Trio & Moore, Stanton Trio
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