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Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said Wednesday that House Republicans are willing to accept new revenues "under the right conditions." J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Opening Lines Set For A Deal To Avoid Fiscal Cliff

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On Oct. 24, women backing President Obama protest outside a convention center in Reno, Nev., where Republican Mitt Romney was giving a campaign speech. Exit polls show significant support from women was a key factor in Obama's victory over Romney in Nevada. Scott Sonner/AP hide caption

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Conservatives Vow To Maintain Anti-Abortion Fight

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Drake, who had the top torrent downloaded in the U.S. in the first half of 2012, according to Musicmetric, poses at the MTV Video Music Awards in September. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images hide caption

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Studying How, And What, We Download

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Dr. Wanda Simmons-Clemmons examines Dawn Antonelli at the PromptCare urgent care clinic. Jenny Gold for NPR hide caption

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Hospitals Gamble On Urgent Care Clinics To Keep Patients Healthy

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A growing number of U.S. consumers are finding much to enjoy in this fruity alcoholic beverage, driving an increase in cider sales. The Vermont Hard Cider Company now produces 70,000 cases of Woodchuck Hard Cider each week. Ben Sarle/Vermont Hard Cider Company hide caption

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Americans Rediscover The Kick Of Hard Cider

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Mike Reynolds authored California's three-strikes law after his daughter, Kimber, was killed in a 1992 purse snatching. On Tuesday, Californians approved a ballot initiative that weakens the law — a measure Reynolds opposed. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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Calif. Affirms Death Penalty, Amends 'Three Strikes'

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Voters line up in the dark Tuesday to cast their ballots at a polling station in Miami. President Obama said the long lines nationwide were something "we have to fix." Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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Fixing Long Election Lines May Be Easier Said Than Done

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The Beatles rehearse for that night's Royal Variety Performance at the Prince of Wales Theatre in 1963. Central/Hulton Achive/Getty Images hide caption

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The Beatles' Surprising Contribution To Brain Science

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Diana Krall's latest album is titled Glad Rag Doll. Mark Seliger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Diana Krall: Old-Time Music, Rooted In Nostalgia

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