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The Measure Of Harper Lee: A Life Shaped By A Towering Text

The author, who died Friday at 89, lived for decades in the shadow of her iconic novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. Yet there was more to Lee than her characters, however beloved they may remain.

President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama look at a portrait of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia after paying their respects in the Great Hall of the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. Aude Guerrucci/Getty Images hide caption

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Peers, The President And Many Average Americans Pay Respects To Scalia

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Shout of Blue Hint
Count Your Blessings Hint
Take Us Back Mavis Staples
Drunk and with Dreams
Detour (Made in '06) Damu the Fudgemunk

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How Scientists Misread The Threat Of Zika Virus

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Bill Murray Gorillaz & The Bees
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Strange Hidden Orchestra

Frank Mazzotti, a professor of wildlife biology and researcher with the Everglades environmental restoration team, has been studying alligators in the national park for more than a decade. Amy Green/WMFE hide caption

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Honey, Who Shrank The Alligators?

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The Mining Days Michael Brook
When I Was a Boy Biel Ballester

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The Measure Of Harper Lee: A Life Shaped By A Towering Text

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You! Me! Dancing! Los Campesinos!
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Conjure Woman Tony Joe White
Pali Gap Jimi Hendrix
Je Ne T'Aime Plus Manu Chao
Dead to the World Ha Ha Tonka
So Much for So Little Kaki King
Ballad of Speck and Pebble Delicate Steve

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On His Debut Album, 'Phase,' Jack Garratt Shakes Off Inhibition

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I Know All What I Do Jack Garratt
Get Happy Benny Goodman & His Orchestra

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