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Callery pear trees in Pittsburgh. The smell of the invasive trees has been compared to rotting fish and other stinky things. Luke H. Gordon/Flickr hide caption

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What's That Smell? The Beautiful Tree That's Causing Quite A Stink

Once embraced by cities for its beautiful white flowers, disease resistance and ability to grow just about anywhere, the Callery pear is now considered a nuisance due to its smell and invasive nature.

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Allied troops at the ANZAC Cove in the Gallipoli peninsula, during World War I. Britain, France, Australia and New Zealand fought for nine months but could not defeat the Ottomans. Overall, a half-million were killed or wounded. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Remembering Gallipoli, A WWI Battle That Shaped Today's Middle East

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Save It for Sunday Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit
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I Will Be Back One Day Lord Huron
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Volunteers search for needles and other drug paraphernalia along Church Street in Austin, Ind., in April. The region has recorded 142 new HIV cases since December, according to the state, in an outbreak tied to injected-opioid use. Seth Herald/Nurphoto/Corbis hide caption

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CDC Warns More HIV, Hepatitis C Outbreaks Likely Among Drug Users

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Something Good Alt-J
Falling from the Sky Calexico
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Never Mess With Sunday Yppah

The 1956 film Giant was nominated for 10 Academy Awards and won a Best Director Oscar for George Stevens. Above, James Dean sits on set with Robert Marquez, left, and Joe Vasquez of Marfa, Texas. Richard C. Miller, 1955 hide caption

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Marfa's Mexican-Americans Remember 'Giant' And Southwest Segregation

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CELANDINE ADRIAN LEGG
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In Charlotte, N.C., Police Use Simulators To Engage Community Amid Distrust

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Someone to Watch Over Me Bebo Valdés & Federico Britos
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Fa-Fa-Fa Datarock

One of the first homes going up on land bought and sold as part of a Canadian-Palestinian investment firm's effort to properly register plots. Much land in the West Bank is not registered and has no title deed, creating problems for economic development. Emily Harris/NPR hide caption

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Clearing The Tangled Path For Land Ownership In The West Bank

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Spiritual Groove [Live/Solo] Antoine Dufour
Arthur's Song Atmosphere
Lonely Planet Oddisee

"I never thought that my story would have touched somebody so much that they went in front of Congress to present a bill," the young woman, whom NPR is not naming, said of Shaheen. "There's a lot of voices out there that can't tell her thank you." Evie Stone/NPR hide caption

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Young Trafficking Victim's Story On NPR Leads To Senator's Amendment

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Callery pear trees in Pittsburgh. The smell of the invasive trees has been compared to rotting fish and other stinky things. Luke H. Gordon/Flickr hide caption

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What's That Smell? The Beautiful Tree That's Causing Quite A Stink

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An Evening I will Not Forget Dermot Kennedy
Kangaroo Court Capital Cities

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