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Demonstrators protest against the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department last month. Thousands of the city's customers are behind on their water payments. Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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A Right Or A Privilege? Detroit Residents Split Over Water Shut-Offs

The city's been shutting off water to thousands of customers who aren't paying their bills. Some argue it's a violation of a basic human need; others say nonpayers are effectively stealing water.

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QUIZ: Do You Know These Terms Of Tech?

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QUIZ: Do You Know These Terms Of Tech?

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Demonstrators protest against the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department last month. Thousands of the city's customers are behind on their water payments. Joshua Lott/Getty Images hide caption

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A Right Or A Privilege? Detroit Residents Split Over Water Shut-Offs

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Evangelical Christians hold their hands out in prayer during the annual March for Jesus in downtown Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2013. Evangelicals play an increasingly large role in the nation's politics. Victor R. Caivano/AP hide caption

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Parallels

As Evangelical Clout Grows, Brazil May Face New Culture Wars

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As Evangelical Clout Grows, Brazil May Face New Culture Wars

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Newport Jazz Festival

'As Long As They Want To Play': Newport Jazz At 60

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'As Long As They Want To Play': Newport Jazz At 60

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Brendan Gleeson, as tough-minded Father James, faces a death threat from an angry parishioner in the darkly comic new Calvary. Reprisal Films hide caption

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Movie Reviews

No Forgiveness, But A Kind Of Cinematic Grace In 'Calvary'

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No Forgiveness, But A Kind Of Cinematic Grace In 'Calvary'

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