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Chinese honor guards stand in formation during the lowering of the national flag in front of Tiananmen Gate in Beijing on Monday, one day before the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. Noel Celis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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World

Communist China Turns 70. Who Shares Its Economic Growth?

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Communist China Turns 70. Who Shares Its Economic Growth?

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A person opens the door of a Department of Licensing office in Lacey, Wash. Starting Oct. 1, 2020, travelers will need a REAL ID-compliant driver's license or other accepted form of ID to pass through airport security. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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Planning To Fly A Year From Now? Better Double-Check Your Driver's License

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Jessye Norman performs in 1991 at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. Frans Schellekens/Redferns hide caption

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Music News

Majestic American Soprano Jessye Norman Dies At 74

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Majestic American Soprano Jessye Norman Dies At 74

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