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Tanzanian President John Magufuli canceled Independence Day celebrations and ordered a national day of cleanup instead. He picked up trash outside the State House during the Dec. 9 event. Daniel Hayduk /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Goats and Soda

This Politician's Philosophy: No Perks For You

John Magufuli, the new president of Tanzania, aims to cut over-the-top government spending and improve services. Opponents hope he fizzles out.

Castle Romeo was an American hydrogen bomb test in March 1954 at Bikini Atoll in the Pacific. It was 11 megatons, or roughly 1,000 times more powerful than North Korea's test on Wednesday. North Korea says it was a hydrogen bomb test, though the White House says it doubts the claim. Galerie Bilderwelt/Getty Images hide caption

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The U.S. Isn't Buying North Korea's Claim Of An H-Bomb Test

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Easy Way Robert Fripp & the League of Crafty Guitarists
Southern Wind Slang
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The Bellwether Project
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Slang

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Memory Hole Bobby Previte
Rain Corey Wilkes & Abstrakt Pulse
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Cries from tha Ghetto
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Tide Of Trepidation Esbjörn Svensson Trio

Sloss Furnace in Birmingham, Ala., produced iron for decades. The site closed in the 1970s and is now a national historic landmark. Nicolas Henderson/Flickr hide caption

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Concerned Workers Face Dwindling Industry And Layoffs With A Steely Resolve

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The Watchmaker Splinters
Munich, film score John Williams, John Williams & the Tick Tocks (conductor)
Strange Meeting Bill Frisell, Jerome Harris et. al.
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Bouncer Steve Kimock
Blueport Gerry Mulligan

Each night, volunteers prepare a meal for the guests at the shelter, and everyone eats together. Ari Daniel for NPR hide caption

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Temporary Housing For Young People, By Young People

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Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., makes opening statements during a hearing to examine the National Labor Relations Board's joint employer decision last month. Al Drago/CQ Roll Call/Getty hide caption

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One Step Closer To Collective Bargaining, Some Temp Workers Unionize

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Elmer's Revenge Steve Kimock

Tanzanian President John Magufuli canceled Independence Day celebrations and ordered a national day of cleanup instead. He picked up trash outside the State House during the Dec. 9 event. Daniel Hayduk /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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This Politician's Philosophy: No Perks For You

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French composer and conductor Pierre Boulez conducts during a rehearsal ahead of a concert of contemporary music in Baden-Baden, Germany, in 2007. Michael Latz /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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French Composer Pierre Boulez Dies At 90

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La Mer, symphonic sketches (3) for orchestra, L. 109 [1. De l'aube à midi sur la mer]
Exile Bill Nelson

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