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Pakistanis walk past the rubble of the demolished compound of slain al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden in the northern town of Abbottabad this week. Bin Laden's legacy in Pakistan appears mixed. Support for al-Qaida seems to be down, but bin Laden is still revered by extremists. Sajjad Qayyum/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Bin Laden's Legacy Inspires Pakistani Extremists

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"My mom opened the letter and she called me and told me I got the Marquis Scholarship. And she's like, 'It's a humungous scholarship!'" -Michele Tallarita Jacob Goldstein/NPR hide caption

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How Colleges Fight For Top Students

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An abandoned home on Chicago's South Side, which neighbor Ruben DeSantiago says attracts gang activity. DeSantiago and other neighbors mow the lawn and pick up trash because they say no one else is caring for the house. Odette Yousef hide caption

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Should Banks Maintain Abandoned Properties?

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Ivanhoe: Overture National Philharmonic Orchestra
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This version of The Scream is one of four made by Edvard Munch, and the only one outside Norway. It is coming up for auction at Sotheby's in New York. AP hide caption

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'Scream' Still Echoes After More Than A Century

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Marcel Khalife: The Bob Dylan Of The Arab World

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Oh, My Proud Wound Marcel Khalife
The Stranger's Bed Marcel Khalife
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Many track fans watched online four years ago, as sprinter Usain Bolt set a world record at the Beijing Olympics. This year, NBC will stream video of all 302 events online. And Bolt, seen here showing his appreciation for video in 2010, will try to repeat his feat. Mark Dadswell/Getty Images hide caption

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NBC Will Stream The London Olympics Live — But Only To TV Subscribers

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Hansen, ridden by Ramon A. Dominguez, races to the finish to win the March 3 Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct in New York. Adam Coglianese/AP hide caption

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A Horse Of A Different Color

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