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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference in Washington earlier this month. In an interview with NPR's Morning Edition, Netanyahu said a separate Palestinian state is unachievable "under the present circumstances." Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Netanyahu Says A Palestinian State Is 'Unachievable' Today

Israel's prime minister tells NPR he doesn't want a "zero-state solution" that will jeopardize Israel's existence. Separately, Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat accuses Netanyahu of "exporting fear."

Demonstrators of different races and religions from across the country united to take part in the historic march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., 50 years ago. AP hide caption

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'A Proud Walk': 3 Voices On The March From Selma To Montgomery

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A new budget plan that calls for turning food stamps into a block grant program for states could affect stores that accept food stamps through an Electronic Benefits Transfer, or EBT, system like this one in Memphis. Thomas Hawk/Flickr hide caption

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Both Parties Agree The Food Stamp Program Needs To Change. But How?

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Chrome Wil Blades
Parks N' Wreck Wil Blades
Extraspecial Mark Lettieri
Evasion Hijaz
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Prices For Chanel Handbags To Rise In Europe, Lower In Asia

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Aya (1984) Dhafer Youssef
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Bibo No Aozora Ryuichi Sakamoto

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Pretty Yende: An Opera Star Whose Rise Began With A Fall

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The Marriage Of Figaro: Overture Sky, Neville Marriner, The Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference in Washington earlier this month. In an interview with NPR's Morning Edition, Netanyahu said a separate Palestinian state is unachievable "under the present circumstances." Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Netanyahu Says A Palestinian State Is 'Unachievable' Today

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Nic's Road Alboran Trio
Pianissimo Alboran Trio
A Go Go John Scofield

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Dad To Son: 'Live With Hands Unfolded ... Release Your Gifts To World'

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Five and Nine Last Lungs

University of Arizona entomologist Justin Schmidt was stung well over 1,000 times while creating the Schmidt Sting Pain Index. Sam Droege/USGS/Flickr hide caption

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No Pain, No Scientific Gain: One Man's Quest To Quantify Bug Stings

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Flight of the Bumblebee Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra
Ride of the Valkyries Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra
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Flee Foreign Motion
Ellie Foreign Motion
Friday I'm In Love (Orchestral Pop) Walt Ribeiro

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