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Saudi Arabia's oil wealth has contributed to its rapid economic growth and a reputation of extravagance. But the government and Saudi society are reluctant to acknowledge poverty in the kingdom. Ayman Aljammaz/flickr hide caption

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Poverty Hides Amid Saudi Arabia's Oil Wealth

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Players of the game L.A. Noire are represented by Cole Phelps (right), who has to find clues to solve a complex crime case in 1940s Los Angeles. Rockstar Games hide caption

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'L.A. Noire' Is A Video Game That's Like A Film

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Though lobbyists target Capitol Hill, often those in public relations work on issues ahead of them, conditioning the legislative landscape. Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images hide caption

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Under The Radar, PR's Political Savvy

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Johnny Clegg's new album, Human, is his first to be released in the U.S. in 17 years. Francois Nascimbeni/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Johnny Clegg: South Africa In Song

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