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This Valentine's Day, I'm Loving The Boyfriend I Built For Myself

Single and tired of being asked if you're dating? A new service offers the appearance of having a significant other who texts you and even leaves voice mails. NPR's Jasmine Garsd gave it a try.

Lover's Carvings Bibio
Warrior [*] Kimbra

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See What 'Saturday Night Live' Looks Like The Rest Of The Week

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In and Out of Love Armin van Buuren & Sharon den Adel
Dance Me to the End of Love [Album Version] Madeleine Peyroux
Summer Song YACHT

Rep. Mia Love of Utah is one of three black Republicans in Congress — the largest class since Reconstruction. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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At Critical Juncture, GOP Honors Largest Class Of Black Lawmakers

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Generals The Mynabirds
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The Sticks The Budos Band
Dancing on My Own Robyn
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Love From A To Z — And Back Again — In 'The Last Five Years'

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Goodbye Until Tomorrow / I Could Never Rescue You
(Getting Some) Fun Out of Life Madeleine Peyroux

Britain's Finance Minister George Osborne greets New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie outside 11 Downing Street in London. Christie had a bumpy trip after he said parents should "have some measure of choice" when it comes to vaccinating their children. Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Latest Must-Go Presidential Campaign Stop: London

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Family and Genus Shakey Graves
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Mountains of Illinois Tommy Emmanuel
I Remember Chris Brokaw

Arctic Granny (right), a GMO variety created by Okanagan Specialty Fruits, got the gren light from federal regulators Friday. The apple doesn't turn brown like a conventional Granny Smith apple (left). Okanagan Specialty Fruits hide caption

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GMO Apples Get The Nod, But Not Much Of A Welcoming Party

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Over and Over Good Old War
Weary Blues from Waitin' Madeleine Peyroux
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I'm Only Sleeping The Beatles
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You Turn Me on I'm a Radio Joni Mitchell

In this 2012 photograph, Adamu Ali carries his 4-year-old son, Omar, who was stricken with polio earlier that year. They live in the Nigerian village of Minjibir. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Nigeria Is On The Verge Of Bidding Goodbye To Polio

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Vattenfront Fredrik
Kinder Blumen Real Estate
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Opheo Looks Back Andrew Bird

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