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Sittin' On Top of the World Corey Christiansen
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El Paso Corey Christiansen
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Panama Canal Joan Jeanrenaud, PC Munoz
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Reveille Joan Jeanrenaud, PC Munoz
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Radiocarbon Clues Help Track Down Poached Elephant Ivory

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Tars Mickey Hart, Zakir Hussain et. al.
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Myths And Stigma Stoke TB Epidemic In Tajikistan

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Navay-e-Ghijak Mohammadvali Arezuov
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Tanavar-E-Khughand Serajeddin Jouraev
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Empire State of Mind Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
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Therapy Helps Troubled Teens Rethink Crime

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Hajime Kodomo
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Judy Reyes (from left), Roselyn Sanchez, Ana Ortiz and Dania Ramirez all star in Lifetime's new series about Latina housemaids, Devious Maids. Lifetime hide caption

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Can 'Devious Maids' Really Break Stereotypes About Latinas?

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Shooting Breaks Garage a Trois
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To Make Hearing Aids Affordable, Firm Turns On Bluetooth

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Does Disney's Tonto Reinforce Stereotypes Or Overcome Them?

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Coup de Grace Groove Addicts and Ninja Tracks
William Tell Overture Gioachino Rossini