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To fight hyperpartisanship and redistricting aimed at keeping politicians safe in their district, some states are experimenting with new primary voting systems. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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States Aim To Cure Hyperpartisanship With Primary Changes

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A breakthrough on Iran's nuclear program could shape history's view of President Obama. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Obama Shifts To Foreign Policy Goals During Second Term

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British author Doris Lessing (L) shows her prize insignia of the 2007 Nobel Prize in Literature at the Wallace Collection in London in 2008. Shaun Curry /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Doris Lessing, Nobel Prize-Winning Author, Dies

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A Filipino woman prays at morning Mass at Santo Nino church, which was damaged by Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban, Philippines, on Sunday. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Catholics In Philippines Turn To Church To Cope With Typhoon

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Dave Eggers is the author of What is the What, Zeitoun and, most recently, The Circle. Tina Fineberg/AP hide caption

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'McSweeney's': Quirky Quarterly To Publishing Powerhouse

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