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Cellos are lined up backstage at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra before a Nov. 8 rehearsal of Schubert's Ninth Symphony. The CITES Rosewood regulations have made some musicians apprehensive about taking instruments containing the wood across international borders. Meg Anderson/NPR hide caption

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Investigations

The Tree That Rocked The Music Industry

This year, new international regulations on rosewood have reverberated through the music industry, costing tens of millions in lost sales and extra administrative costs.

Forest On The Sun Thrupence
Rinse Repeat Thrupence
Forest2 Soda Island and Avionics

A house tipped on its side, with several boys standing in front, after the Great Galveston Storm in Texas. The storm remains the worst natural disaster and the worst hurricane in U.S. history. Library of Congress hide caption

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The Tempest At Galveston: 'We Knew There Was A Storm Coming, But We Had No Idea'

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Rain Plans Israel Nash Gripka
Low Flying Planes Vivid Low Sky
Cold Hands, Warm Heart Vivid Low Sky
Ghost Dance Lite
New Orleanian Love Song II (X. aTunde Adjuah Remix) Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah

No Mundo Dos Sons, the latest album from Hermeto Pascoal and his group, is available now. Gabriel Quintão/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Hermeto Pascoal's Music Reaches Far Into The Stratosphere

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Mazinho Tocando no Coreto Hermeto Pascoal & Grupo
Carlos Malta Tupizando Hermeto Pascoal & Grupo

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The Tree That Rocked The Music Industry

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Happy as a Dead Pig in the Sunshine Kaki King
Carmine St. Kaki King
It's Obvious Chastity Belt
The Overlook Koresma

Ivanka Trump (left) speaks as Chanda Kochhar, managing director and CEO of ICICI Bank, looks on, during a panel discussion at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad on Wednesday. Money Sharma/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Hyderabad, Indian Entrepreneurs Size Up Ivanka Trump

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