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President Obama appeared with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show on Tuesday night. It was Obama's seventh appearance, and his last before Stewart leaves the show next month. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart/Comedy Central hide caption

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Obama And Stewart Have One Last Dance On 'The Daily Show'

President Obama and host Jon Stewart turned serious during their last appearance together before Stewart leaves The Daily Show next month.

Farewell Spaceman Blockhead
Great Expectations Jurassic 5

The area around the confluence of the Silverthrone and Klinaklini glaciers in southwestern British Columbia provides a glimpse into how the terrain traveled by Native Americans in Pleistocene times may have appeared. David J. Meltzer/Science hide caption

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2 Gene Studies Suggest First Migrants To Americas A Complex Mix

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Longtooth Zongo Junction
The Russian Messenger Rodrigo y Gabriela
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E.L. Doctorow, center, stands with other National Book Critics Circle award winners in March 2006 at a reception following the awards ceremony in New York. Doctorow's "The March" won the prize for fiction that year. Tina Fineberg/AP hide caption

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Novelist E.L Doctorow, Master Of Historical Fiction, Dies At 84

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Of Dreams to Come Robert Glasper
Beatrice Robert Glasper
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Phone Tap AZ, Az Izz et. al.
Bulletin of the International String Figure Association Kinski
Night White Erik Friedlander

Kelly Hirano, vice president of engineering, demonstrates the Yahoo Sports Daily Fantasy contest during a product launch in July in San Francisco. Yahoo has designed this experience for the mobile fantasy player and offers Daily Fantasy, Full Season Fantasy, and real-time sports news and scores as an all-in-one experience. Eric Risberg/AP hide caption

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For Love Or Money: Fans And Businesses Flock To Fantasy Sports

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When You Wish Upon a Star Dave Brubeck Quartet
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Firewalker Jungle Fire

Many homes in the mountains of Kittitas County, Wash., are at severe risk for a wildfire. Fire managers are worried that parts of typically "wet" Washington state are years behind other places in the West when it comes to fire mitigation and prevention. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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In Drier Washington State, Fire Chiefs Say Wildfires Could Scorch Any City

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A maintenance airman inspects an MQ-9 Reaper, a high-speed, high-altitude drone, in Afghanistan. National Guard units are beginning to pilot these unmanned aircraft that can conduct intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions. U.S. Air Force hide caption

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National Guard Seeks More Drones For Domestic Missions

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President Obama appeared with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show on Tuesday night. It was Obama's seventh appearance, and his last before Stewart leaves the show next month. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart/Comedy Central hide caption

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Obama And Stewart Have One Last Dance On 'The Daily Show'

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9 Ghosts I Nine Inch Nails

"What we are doing now has nothing to do with what we expected to be doing," says Rami Jarrah, who protested against the Assad regime in Damascus in 2011 and now runs a radio station from southern Turkey that broadcasts to civilians in rebel-controlled territory in northern Syria. Alison Meuse/NPR hide caption

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As Challenges Shift, Syria's Moderates Navigate Unexpected Territory

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Soul Deep The Box Tops
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Lorena's Butterfly Gramatik

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich waves as he departs his Chicago home for Littleton, Colo., to begin his 14-year prison sentence on March 15, 2012. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago on Tuesday tossed out some of Blagojevich's convictions. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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Court Throws Out Some Convictions Of Former Ill. Gov. Blagojevich

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In the Trees Maxfield Gast
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Comencomos (Let's Start) Jungle Fire
I'm a Mindless Idiot Meat Puppets

Mark Cuban, left, as President of the United States, faces killer sharks with Ian Ziering in the Syfy film Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! The Global Asylum/Syfy hide caption

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Syfy's 'Sharknado 3' Fails At Being Really Good Bad Television

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