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In The Place Where Merkel Made Her First Campaign Stop, People Have Fond Memories

On Sunday, German voters will choose a successor to Angela Merkel, who is stepping down as chancellor after 16 years. Some of her earliest supporters recall the day in 1990 when they first met her.

Tanuki Flitz&Suppe, Mr. Käfer
Mujinas Ramen Shop Flitz&Suppe, Mr. Käfer
Fall Terence Blanchard
When It Was Now Terence Blanchard
Union Jacob Varmus
Shadows The American Dollar
Clones The American Dollar

The passengers of Inspiration4 in the Dragon capsule on their first day in space. They are Jared Isaacman (from left), Hayley Arceneaux, Chris Sembroski and Sian Proctor. SpaceX/AP hide caption

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The 1st Black Woman To Pilot A Spacecraft Says Seeing Earth Was The Best Part

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Ursa Minor (Caroline's Theme) Simon P. Castonguay, Tambour
Orion (Mythologies) Simon P. Castonguay, Tambour

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On Debut Album, Mickey Guyton Remembers Her Name

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Different Mickey Guyton
Backyards Lanterna
Durban Poison Improvisations Madala Kunene & Themba Mokoena
Umoya Madala Kunene & Themba Mokoena
Photosphere Charles Atlas
Chapultepec Charles Atlas
From West Texas (From "Friday Night Lights" Soundtrack) Explosions In The Sky
Untouchable (Pitched Instrumental) Tim Schaufert
Footprints Tim Schaufert
Mambo Sun T. Rex
I Don't Think So [Instrumental] Dinosaur Jr.
Friday I'm In Love Jasper Fawcett

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As Germany's Merkel Steps Down, Those Who Guided Her Into Politics Remember Her

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Cyber Ninjas CEO Doug Logan (center) is flanked by Ben Cotton (left), founder of digital security firm CyFIR, and Randy Pullen, former chair of the Arizona Republican Party, before the Arizona Senate Republicans' hearing Friday on the review of the 2020 presidential election results in Maricopa County. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption

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The Discredited GOP Election Review In Arizona's Largest County Also Finds Biden Won

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