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Why The Iconic Marlboro Man Image Is Fading In The West

A lot of cowboys built up a their stock on U.S. public lands. But today the number of actual independent cattlemen working on these lands is dropping.

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Ronny Jackson: Doctor Who Gave Trump A Clean Bill Of Health Tapped To Lead VA

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Dr. Banard Suff Daddy
Inner Babylon Sons of Kemet
Jerry Weintraub Waldeck
Fever The Black Keys

Alvin Irby, founder of Barbershop Books, is on a mission to get kids reading in the barbershop. Nickolai Hammer/NPR hide caption

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Turning Kids Into Readers, One Barbershop At A Time

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Skylight Gramatik
Pa' Bailar Bajofondo & Ryota Komatsu

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Durand Jones & The Indications Make Old-School Soul With A New-School Honesty

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Smile Durand Jones & The Indications
Be a Man Junius Meyvant
Jaza Bengala
BUS RIDE KAYTRANADA feat. Karriem Riggins, River Tiber

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Why The Iconic Marlboro Man Image Is Fading In The West

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Panorama Urban Nerd Beats
Shangri La James Tillman

The Nasdaq composite index, which includes many tech stocks, has lost nearly 7 percent since March 12. Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Tech Stocks Have Lost Some Of Their Luster, Dragging The Stock Market Lower

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Postcolombino Axel Krygier
The Imperial March [From The Empire Strikes Back] John Williams
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Strode Rode Sonny Rollins

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Chinese Dissident Finds Struggles, Independence In America After Immigrating

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