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T.K. Thorne says the $20 monthly solar fee she pays to Alabama Power will double the time it will take to pay off her rooftop solar system. Julia Simon for NPR hide caption

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To Some Solar Users, Power Company Fees Are An Unfair Charge

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Everybody Kiah Victoria

A Malaysian Musang King durian, much sought after by consumers in China. Michael Sullivan for NPR hide caption

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Stinking Rich? Malaysia Aims To Cash In On China's Durian Craze

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Nanjing Road East Shanghai Restoration Project
O, Astoria! Musée Mécanique

Chef Leah Chase stands outside her famous Creole restaurant, Dooky Chase's, in March 2007. Two years earlier it was flooded out during Hurricane Katrina. Cheryl Gerber/AP hide caption

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Leah Chase, The 'Queen Of Creole Cuisine,' Dies At 96

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The Algebra Mothers were cult favorites in Detroit's rebellious punk rock scene in the 1970s. The band is now enjoying a resurgence, thanks in part to help from Jack White's label — Third Man Records in Detroit. Christopher Morgan/Courtesy of the Algebra Mothers hide caption

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Punk Band Algebra Mothers Enjoys A Resurgence, With A Little Help From Jack White

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Algebra Mothers Strawberry cheesecake
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