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The Justice Department is trying to compel New York Times journalist James Risen to testify in the case of a former CIA official who may or may not have leaked classified information to him. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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In Press-Rights Battle, Reporter Says Accountability's At Risk

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All the Cats Join In Benny Goodman
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Peter O'Toole was nominated for an Academy Award for his title role in Lawrence of Arabia. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment hide caption

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Peter O'Toole, A Life Even Larger Than 'Lawrence'

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A prolific author, Paul Auster has published dozens of works of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Lotte Hansen/Courtesy of Henry Holt & Co. hide caption

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A Personal 'Report From The Interior' Of Author Paul Auster

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Since recording in the 1970s and '80s, Nigerian William Onyeabor has dropped off the music map. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nine Months In Nigeria, One Brilliant, Difficult Funk Musician

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Good Name William Onyeabor
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Love Is Blind William Onyeabor
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