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On Fania Records And The Music That Made It Matter

Fifty years ago, a New York musician and his lawyer friend started a small record label that would become a global brand, taking salsa music from New York clubs to the rest of the world.

Marilynne Robinson won the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for her novel Gilead. Kelly Ruth Winter/Farrar, Straus and Giroux hide caption

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In 'Lila,' A Nomad Finds Solace And Love In The Arms Of A Preacher

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A sign displaying calorie counts is seen in a Subway restaurant in New York City in 2008. A yet-to-be-finalized federal rule requiring big chain restaurants to post calorie counts has likely led eateries to tweak their menus. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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Restaurants Shave Calories Off New Menu Items

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Ideally, the best place to care for someone ill with Ebola is at the end of a hall in a room with its own bathroom, anteroom and entrance, says Dr. Jack Ross of Hartford Hospital. Jeff Cohen/WNPR hide caption

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One U.S. Hospital's Strategy For Stopping Ebola's Advance

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Why One Public Health Expert Thinks Airport Ebola Screening Won't Work

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NFL sideline reporter Alex Flanagan (center) interviews Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick last year. Mark Zaleski/AP hide caption

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Deford: A New Sports Talk Show By Women, But Will People Watch?

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The casket of Michael Brown sits inside Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis, awaiting the start of his funeral in August. Robert Cohen/AP hide caption

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Videos Of Deadly Police Encounters Grab The Media Spotlight, But Why?

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Rapper Lil Jon appears in a new ad for Rock the Vote's 2014 campaign. The organization was founded to get Generation X engaged in politics, and is adapting its tactics to reach millennials. Courtesy of Rock the Vote hide caption

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Millennial Voters Are Paying Attention — So Why Don't More Vote?

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