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A sign directs travelers to the start of the Grand Trunk Road in Calcutta. Nishant Dahiya/NPR hide caption

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Riddle On Grand Trunk Road: Where To Begin?

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Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones wrote and starred in Breaking Upwards, an indie comedy about a New York couple who decide to make their relationship part-time. They say making their film available through video-on-demand helped increase its exposure. Alex Bergman hide caption

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Indies On Demand: Now The Festival's At Your Place

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A painted wood carving by an unidentified internee depicts the Heart Mountain Relocation Center in Wyoming. It is showcased in The Art Of Gaman, a new exhibit curated by Delphine Hirasuna and currently on display at Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery in Washington, D.C. Photo: Terry Heffernan/Japanese American Museum of San Jose hide caption

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The Creative Art Of Coping In Japanese Internment

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Tourists sit outside a bar in Old Havana. The number of Russian tourists to the former Soviet Union's communist ally is expected to reach an all-time high of about 45,000 in 2010, with two direct flights added from Moscow and St. Petersburg. Javier Galeano/AP hide caption

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In Cuba, Russian Tourists Peer Into Soviet Past

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Mary Kay Henry is the new president of the 2.2 million-member Service Employees International Union. She was elected over the weekend and replaces Andy Stern, who retired last month. SEIU hide caption

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SEIU's First Female President Sets Out To Heal Rifts

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In "OMG," Usher teams up with Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am to create a heavily processed chart-topper. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Usher: Painting By Numbers

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