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Tooryalai Wesa, the provincial governor of Kandahar, says that international organizations are attracting Afghans with better salaries, which creates another problem for recruiting civil servants. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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In Afghanistan, The Civil Service 'Surge' That Isn't

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American actor Sidney Toler played Detective Charlie Chan in 22 films, including The Jade Mask, released in 1945.  He took over the role of the fictional Chinese-American detective from Swedish actor Warner Oland, who played Chan in 15 films. The Kobal Collection/Monogram Pictures hide caption

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Investigating The Real Detective Charlie Chan

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Making up sleep during the day didn't reduce the risk that kids in the study would gain weight. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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In Young Kids, Lack Of Sleep Linked To Obesity Later

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Nat King Cole performed frequently in Latin America, and also recorded three Spanish-language albums. AP hide caption

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Nat King Cole, En Espanol

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