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When Wrestling Is 'Physical Theater,' Fans See Art In The Ring

Jeff Melton and his friend Adrian Rohr of Charlotte, N.C., are wrestling fans, a sport they love because it lifts their spirits by making them feel like the underdog sometimes can win.

Maddagala Nils Petter Molvaer
Gilimanuk Nils Petter Molvaer
Sintayehu Hailu Mergia & Dahlak Band
War It Forest Swords
Quarrel Moses Sumney
Yo Chavez Yussef Kamaal
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Chicken-Bone Circuit

Wind River Reservation in Ethete, Wyo., is home to two tribes, the Northern Arapaho and the Eastern Shoshone. The tribes have a history of conflict, but recently passed federal legislation called the Tribal Law and Order Act is motivating them to work together to create a stronger, unified court. Darrah Perez hide caption

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For Native Americans Facing Sexual Assault, Justice Feels Out Of Reach

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Swan and Morning Dews Masayoshi Fujita
Moonlight Masayoshi Fujita

The Phantom Minas?: Amazon announced it will bring a Lord of the Rings prequel to television. (Elijah Wood in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring) 7831/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images hide caption

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10 Great, Perfect, Solid-Mithril Ideas For 'Lord Of The Rings' TV Spin-Offs

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When Wrestling Is 'Physical Theater,' Fans See Art In The Ring

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Big Boss Man Elvis Presley
Odds and Ends Jimmy Reed

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is testifying before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday and is expected to get questions about his oversight of the Justice Department and Trump campaign contacts with Russia in 2016. Jason Connolly/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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For Attorney General Sessions, Hill Testimony Presents Risk And Opportunity

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Fréquences Mansfield. Tya
Jungle Waters Sam Gellaitry
Amanaz Amanaz

Muslim and civil rights groups and their supporters gather at a rally against what they call a "Muslim ban" in Washington in October. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Trump Travel Ban Allowed To Take Partial Effect

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Away with You (No. 55) Mary Halvorson Octet
1988 Gregorian Swagger PitchBlak Brass Band
Time to Say Goodbye (Con te partirò), song
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Blended Babies Kill Satan
Come Away Death Galt MacDermot
Ripped Open by Metal Explosions Galt MacDermot
Revelations

Roberto Fret, 54, stands in the backyard of his damaged home. Hurricane Maria blew the roof off the house; the wind was so powerful that it twisted the metal roofing material and scattered pieces of it all over the yard. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption

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Thousands Of Puerto Ricans Are Still In Shelters. Now What?

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