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After Combat Stress, Violence Can Show Up At Home

In a minority of cases, violent behavior accompanies post-traumatic stress disorder. Military spouses can become victims, and there are few resources around to help them.

In Between Lines The Album Leaf
Jeep's Blues Duke Ellington
Brace for Impact (Live a Little) Sturgill Simpson
Norteña del Sur Bostich & Fussible & Bostich + Fussible

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell speaks outside the Supreme Court in Washington on Wednesday after the justices heard oral arguments on the corruption case against him. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court May Be Leaning Toward Voiding Ex-Va. Governor's Corruption Conviction

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Divinorum [Quantic Mix] Ocote Soul Sounds

Months after a concussion or other traumatic brain injury, you may sleep more hours, but the sleep isn't restorative, a study suggests. iStockphoto hide caption

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A Concussion Can Lead To Sleep Problems That Last For Years

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No Condition Is Permanent Chopteeth & Head-Roc
Halfway Home Tommy Emmanuel

Claire Boucher, aka Grimes, is currently touring behind her acclaimed third album, Art Angels. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Feeling This: A Conversation With Grimes

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Kill vs. Maim Grimes
Some Kinda Mean Joshua Breakstone
Chasing Clouds Kinobe
Cosmic Florian Weber

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After Combat Stress, Violence Can Show Up At Home

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It's All Right Curtis Mayfield
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