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The Sonic Boom of the South at Jackson State isn't just a band; it's the university's most visible marketing tool. Keith O'Brien/NPR hide caption

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Drummer And Tuba Player, Work To Stay Sharp For Band And College

In May, we shared the story of a New Orleans high school marching band. Two students earned scholarships to play for Jackson State University's marching band, the Sonic Boom of the South.

Loretta Lynch has handled or supervised a wide range of cases including New York police brutality against a Haitian immigrant, a $45 million cybertheft involving ATMs and the ongoing fraud prosecution of Republican Rep. Michael Grimm of New York. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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Brooklyn Prosecutor Could Be Nominated Attorney General In Coming Days

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A new Manhattan studio joins YouTube Spaces in London, Tokyo and Los Angeles. Media analysts say YouTube hopes content produced there will ultimately get viewers to stay longer on the site. YouTube hide caption

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Beyond Cat Videos: YouTube Bets On Production Studio 'Playgrounds'

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My Life Rubblebucket
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The Old and the Young Midlake
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A python embryo turns its leg cells into a pair of penises. Researchers now believe that signals from the embryonic gut trigger the development of the penis in many different species. Patrick Tschopp/Harvard Medical School/Department of Genetics hide caption

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How Boy Bits First Came To Be

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Say That Toro y Moi
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Which flu vaccine should you get? That may depend on your age and your general health. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Flu Season Brings Stronger Vaccines And Revised Advice

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Cinco Minutos Con Vos Elvis Costello and the Roots
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Palestinian stone-throwers take cover behind doors during clashes with Israeli police in Jerusalem on Thursday. For months, the streets of East Jerusalem have been tense, with frequent clashes between police and Palestinians. Ammar Awad/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Why Jerusalem's Real Estate Market Is Part Of The Mideast Conflict

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Bashful Kwes.
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Drummer And Tuba Player Work To Stay Sharp For Band And College

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The Berlin Wall fell on Nov. 9, 1989, 25 years ago this weekend. East Germans flooded into West Berlin after border guard Harald Jaeger ignored orders and opened the gate for the huge, unruly crowd. Alain Nogues/Sygma/Corbis hide caption

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The Man Who Disobeyed His Boss And Opened The Berlin Wall

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Catalonia's President Artur Mas is presiding over the region's nonbinding independence vote on Sunday. Spain opposes the ballot and insists that the Catalonia will remain part of Spain. David Ramos/Getty Images hide caption

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Catalonia's President Makes His Case For Independence From Spain

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Tea Legs The Transatlantics

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