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Heavy smoke rises following an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition aircraft in Kobani, Syria, during fighting between Syrian Kurds and the militants of the self-declared Islamic State in October 2014. Gokhan Sahin/Getty Images hide caption

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'State Of Terror': Where ISIS Came From And How To Fight It

In their new book, terrorism experts Jessica Stern and J.M. Berger say that the "projection of strength" has led to the rapid expansion of the self-declared Islamic State.

Beautiful Apocalyptica
Allegro con brio Albrecht Mayer

Heavy smoke rises following an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition aircraft in Kobani, Syria, during fighting between Syrian Kurds and the militants of the self-declared Islamic State in October 2014. Gokhan Sahin/Getty Images hide caption

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'State Of Terror': Where ISIS Came From And How To Fight It

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Winter Song Sara Bareilles & Ingrid Michaelson

Students in recovery from substance abuse are finding support on a growing number of college and university campuses, including the University of Texas at Austin. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images hide caption

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Amid Rising Concern About Addiction, Universities Focus On Recovery

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Hands Be Still Ólafur Arnalds

The lawsuit by Wikimedia and other plaintiffs challenges the National Security Agency's use of upstream surveillance, which collects the content of communications, instead of just the metadata. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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An 'Upstream' Battle As Wikimedia Challenges NSA Surveillance

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Dissolve Absofacto

Indiana "Indy" Bones reports for duty on a field investigation, in which the dog sniffs to detect human remains for a reopened cold case. Gloria Hillard for NPR hide caption

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Police Dog On Payroll: 'Indiana Bones' Is Woman's Best Friend

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My Heart My Life Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan; Michael Brook Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Diane Ruggiero-Wright is a writer and producer for shows including Veronica Mars and the new CW show iZombie. Priska Neely/NPR hide caption

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From Waitress To TV Writer: A 'Surreal, Fantastic Cinderella Story'

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Berlin Philharmonic Principal Oboist Albrecht Mayer introduces neglected composers from Mozart's time on the new album Lost and Found. Harald Hoffmann/Deutsche Grammophon hide caption

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Oboist Reclaims Mozart's Lost Contemporaries

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Konzert fur Oboe und Orchester in F-dur: Rondo, Allegretto Albrecht Mayer

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