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Though it's considered a classic Midwestern dish, Green Bean Casserole was actually born in a Campbell's test kitchen in New Jersey 60 years ago. Love it or loathe it, the dish has come to mean more than just a mashup of processed food. Bill Hogan/TNS /Landov hide caption

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Green Bean Casserole: The Thanksgiving Staple We Love — Or Loathe

The classic Midwestern casserole, which turns 60 this year, has come to mean more than just a mashup of processed food. Even those who grew up with it but can't abide it admit: It tastes like home.

A Russian warplane taxies at Hemeimeem airbase in Syria. Advocates say a no-fly zone would keep Syrian aircraft from attacking anti-government rebels and endangering civilians, which might allow Syrians to feel safe enough to stay put. Vladimir Isachenkov/AP hide caption

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Downed Russian Military Jet Heightens Debate Over Syria No-Fly Zone

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Beijing's chronic high pollution has forced residents to adjust to living with the haze. China is the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter, but until recently, the government treated air pollution and climate change as separate issues, saying climate change was a Western problem. Andy Wong/AP hide caption

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China's Greenhouse Gases Don't Seem To Trouble Most Of Its Citizens

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Jessfield Park The Shanghai Restoration Project
Mean Monsoon Dan Auerbach
Fourth Magi Clive Tanaka Y Su Orquesta

Some health workers in Liberia had stopped using the protective gear that was part of the Ebola routine. The photo above is from 2014, when the epidemic was at its peak. David P. Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Puzzling Ebola Death Shows How Little We Know About The Virus

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Can It All Be So Simple El Michels Affair

Though it's considered a classic Midwestern dish, Green Bean Casserole was actually born in a Campbell's test kitchen in New Jersey 60 years ago. Love it or loathe it, the dish has come to mean more than just a mashup of processed food. Bill Hogan/TNS /Landov hide caption

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Green Bean Casserole: The Thanksgiving Staple We Love — Or Loathe

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STEEL GUITAR RAG LES PAUL
Eyes Be Closed Washed Out
Nevergreen Emancipator
Insomniac Olympics Blockhead

Adele's new album, 25, is out now. Alasdair McLellan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'You Can't Prepare Yourself': A Conversation With Adele

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Sweetest Devotion Adele
Wakin on a Pretty Day Kurt Vile
All Day Breakfast Jel
Ms. Ho Onra
It's a War Blackbird Blackbird

Arlo, an 11-year-old Apatosaurus, is swept away by a raging river in the Pixar film The Good Dinosaur Pixar hide caption

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Rapid Learners: How Pixar Animators Created A Very Scary River

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Low Riders in Space Shawn Lee
Penetration Pyramids

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