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President Obama walks with the chairman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet, on the South Lawn of the White House on Wednesday. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Why Obama Shouldn't Worry About His Lousy Poll Numbers

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Kerry Washington plays Olivia Pope on Shonda Rhimes' political drama Scandal, one of TV's most talked-about broadcast shows. Danny Feld/ABC hide caption

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Shonda Rhimes Knows Where This 'Scandal' Will End

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In the 1800s, fountain pens were the height of writing technology, allowing writers to pen words continuously without stopping for an ink dip. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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No Room For Erasers, As Technology Deletes Pen Businesses

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Algeria-born Albert Camus poses for a portrait in Paris following the announcement that he is being awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1957. Camus' views on his birthplace still stoke controversy. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Camus' Stance On Algeria Still Stokes Debate In France

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Pentatonix's album, PTX Vol. 2, is out now. Brandon Lyon/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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No Instruments? For Pentatonix, It's No Problem

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Construction of the Atlanta streetcar line has hurt many businesses along the route, but there is hope that economic gains will increase once the line opens next spring. Kathy Lohr/NPR hide caption

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To Get Around Town, Some Cities Take A Step Back In Time

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Kanniks Kannikeswaran leads the Greater Cincinnati Indian Community Choir in 2012, as it competes at the World Choir Games in Cincinnati. Courtesy of Kanniks Kannikeswaran hide caption

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Across America, Voices Rise To Reinvent India

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