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Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, shown in a 2008 file photo, has created an incredibly centralized state, with all decisions going through him, says Frederic Wehrey, a senior policy analyst at the RAND Corp. Sergei Grits/AP hide caption

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Who'll Fill Void If Gadhafi Falls? U.S. Wishes It Knew

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Leviathan Enuma Elish
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On Feb. 14, plaintiff Abdullah al-Kidd (right) and his attorney, Lee Gelernt, discuss a Supreme Court lawsuit against former Attorney General John Ashcroft during an interview with The Associated Press in Los Angeles. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Court Considers Ashcroft's Liability In Terror Case

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The Last Emperor Ryuichi Sakamoto
Riot in Lagos Ryuichi Sakamoto

Researchers used hatchling loggerhead turtles, like this one wearing a special harness, to see how the turtles responded to changing magnetic fields as guides for migration. Courtesy of Nathan Putman hide caption

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For Turtles, Earth's Magnetism Is A Built-In GPS

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Turtle Power Partners in Kryme
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Magnetic Freezepop

A U.S. soldier records video footage while blowing up an improvised explosive device found by an Afghan villager in Kandahar province on Dec. 29. The military is using new technology — sensors attached to American aircraft — to sniff out roadside bombs. Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Military Sensors Catch The Scent Of Roadside Bombs

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Booya Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra
Accelerate Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra
Fly Me to the Moon Si Zentner & His Orchestra
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One Touch LCD Soundsystem
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Suite de Ridées Tony McManus
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The King of the Pipers, The King of the Pipers Tony McManus
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Maj. Anthony Lukwago Mbuusi of the Ugandan army listens to reports from the night's attacks on his firing positions in Mogadishu. Frank Langfitt /NPR hide caption

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On The Front Lines Of A Bloody Battle For Mogadishu

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4ème Gnossienne Riley Lee & Marshall McGuire
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Berceuse du Vent Dans Les Cerisiers Riley Lee & Marshall McGuire
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We Insist Zoe Keating
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott says he is opposed to a prescription drug database because it is an invasion of privacy. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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The 'Oxy Express': Florida's Drug Abuse Epidemic

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Tiger Woods lines up a putt on the 17th green during the first round of the Match Play Championship golf tournament on Feb. 23 in Marana, Ariz. His opponent, Thomas Bjorn, won in 19 holes, eliminating Woods. Matt York/AP hide caption

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Has Tiger Lost His Roar? If So, Why Do We Care?

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Gregg Allman underwent a liver transplant shortly before his latest album, Low Country Blues, was released. Dany Clinch/Courtesy of Big Hassle hide caption

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Gregg Allman: Dead Man Walking

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Floating Bridge Gregg Allman
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Melissa The Allman Brothers Band

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