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American Made: The New Manufacturing Landscape

W.Va. Pottery Company Keeps Popular Fiesta Line Thriving

Homer Laughlin China Co. has been making the brightly colored Fiesta dishes for decades at its factory on the banks of the Ohio River. And it's still going strong.

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Despite Legal Reprieve On Abortion, Some Texas Clinics Remain Closed

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I'ts a Long Story, Pt. 1 Bill Frisell
All the People, All the Time Bill Frisell

Before creating The Mindy Project, Mindy Kaling wrote and appeared in NBC's The Office. Isabella Vosmikova/FOX hide caption

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Mindy Kaling On Refusing To Be An Outsider And Sexism On Set

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Ebola is the latest issue to spill into debates this season. Colorado Sen. Mark Udall (left) has blamed Republicans for cutting government health resources. His opponent, Rep. Cory Gardner, says the CDC has been spending wastefully. Brennan Linsley/AP hide caption

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Ebola Blame Game Takes The Stage At Midterm Election Debates

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Clay Aiken: An American Idol On The Campaign Trail In North Carolina

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Got Me Wrong Brad Mehldau Trio
Brownie Speaks Brad Mehldau Trio
Sleeping at Night Caught a Ghost
Ends of the Earth Hot Chip

Thick smoke rises following an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition in Kobani, Syria, while fighting continued between Syrian Kurds and the militants of the self-proclaimed Islamic State, as seen from Mursitpinar on the outskirts of Suruc, at the Turkey-Syria border on Wednesday. Lefteris Pitarakis/AP hide caption

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Kurds Hoping To Fight ISIS In Kobani Are Trapped By Turkish Suspicions

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Kansas City Wilbert Harrison
Sad Waltz Bernt Rosengren Big Band

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W.Va. Pottery Company Keeps Popular Fiesta Line Thriving

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Pleasure Point The Mattson 2
Black Rain The Mattson 2

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USAID Head Speaks Of Heroic Efforts — And Heroes — In West Africa

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Alexander Island Jayme Stone

Phillip Underwood and Michelle Sheridan and their children, Logan and Lilliana, gather in their living room in Frederick, Md., after a long day of work and school. The couple had delayed marriage, in part for financial reasons. James Clark/NPR hide caption

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For More Millennials, It's Kids First, Marriage Maybe

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