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U2 On 'The Joshua Tree,' A Lasting Ode To A Divided America

Bono and The Edge explain why, 30 years later, the biggest-selling album of their career feels disquietingly resonant.

Julia (center) first appeared online and in printed materials as a part of Sesame Street's See Amazing in all Children initiative. She'll now appear on TV as well. From left, Elmo, Alan Muraoka, Julia, Abby Cadabby and Big Bird. Zach Hyman/Sesame Workshop hide caption

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Julia, A Muppet With Autism, Joins The Cast Of 'Sesame Street'

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Larry Mullen Jr, Adam Clayton, The Edge and Bono will take U2's The Joshua Tree on the road this summer for the album's 30th anniversary. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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U2 On 'The Joshua Tree,' A Lasting Ode To A Divided America

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U2 On 'The Joshua Tree,' A Lasting Ode To A Divided America

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New 'Basic Economy' Airfares May Not Be As Cheap As You Think

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