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Herbie Hancock: 'On A Path To Find My Own Answer'

In a candid interview, the ever-innovative pianist traces the lines between Buddhist chants, Sly Stone and Miles Davis, while shedding new light on some hard facts about his past.

Tom Steyer recently said in a video that "climate change is not just an important issue, it's the issue. And we need leaders who will take it seriously." Isaac Brekken/Getty Images hide caption

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Democratic Climate Activist Is Election's Biggest Donor — That We Know Of

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After deleting tweets from a Hong Kong protest site, Kenny G said he was "not trying to defy government orders." Tomasz Gzell/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Tweets In Hong Kong Put Kenny G In Jam With Communist Party

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The National Zoo's carousel is among dozens that Carousel Works has installed around the U.S., each made to fit in with its surroundings. James Clark/NPR hide caption

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No Mere Merry-Go-Round: Ohio Carousel Maker Carves From Scratch

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RISD Marco Benevento
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Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon delivers a statement at the Israel Defense Forces headquarters in Jerusalem in June. Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Israel's Defense Minister: Mideast Borders 'Absolutely' Will Change

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A 45,000-Year-Old Leg Bone Reveals The Oldest Human Genome Yet

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Herbie Hancock: 'On A Path To Find My Own Answer'

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In Mexico City on Wednesday, people march to demand justice for 43 missing students. Mexican authorities ordered the arrest of the mayor of Iguala and his wife in connection with the attack. Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Mexican Prosecutor Says Mayor, Wife Ordered Attack On Students

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Ebola Is Keeping Kids From Getting Vaccinated In Liberia

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