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Singer Idina Menzel (center) and Frozen songwriters Bobby Lopez (left) and Kristen Anderson-Lopez pose with gold records in February. Since then, the movie's soundtrack has sold over 1.5 million more copies. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney hide caption

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The Record

Well Into Spring, 'Frozen' Soundtrack Keeps The Charts Cool

The soundtrack to Disney's Frozen has been the biggest-selling album of 2014, topping the Billboard album chart for 13 weeks.

Rep. Linda Sanchez, seen with her son, Joaquin, says balancing her duties as a mother and a member of Congress can be a struggle, but she's lucky to have the flexibility of being a boss. Courtesy of Linda Sanchez hide caption

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For Moms In Congress, Votes Mix With Diapers And School Pickup

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Former Commando Turns Conservationist To Save Elephants Of Dzanga Bai

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Singer Idina Menzel (center) and Frozen songwriters Bobby Lopez (left) and Kristen Anderson-Lopez pose with gold records in February. Since then, the movie's soundtrack has sold over 1.5 million more copies. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney hide caption

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Well Into Spring, 'Frozen' Soundtrack Keeps The Charts Cool

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Dramatic chipmunk is one of the examples of the The Reaction GIF: Moving Image as Gesture installation at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York City. Courtesy of Museum of the Moving Image hide caption

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Hard 'G' Or Soft, The GIF Takes Its Place As A Modern Art Form

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Eddie Lanier (right) and David Wright became friends when Eddie was homeless in Durham, N.C. StoryCorps hide caption

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Saying Goodbye To A Friend Who's 'Ready To Go Home'

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Revelers play Johann Sebastian Joust. Brent Knepper/Courtesy of jsjoust.com hide caption

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Joust To The Music: Video Game Evolves Beyond The Screen

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Protesters at the College of Charleston rally against proposed state budget cuts on April 21. Alice Keeney/Getty Images hide caption

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Books With Gay Themes Put S.C. Colleges' Funding At Risk

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The website RocketHub connects startups with a funding network. Here, the site's founders (from left): Alon Hillel-Tuch, Vladimir Vukicevic, Brian Meece and Jed Cohen. RocketHub hide caption

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Crowdfunding Can Help Build Business, But At What Cost?

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"I take my work real serious," Dolly Parton says. "But I don't take myself all that serious." Her latest album, Blue Smoke, comes out May 13. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dolly Parton's Long Journey Home

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