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A Very Happy 50th Birthday To 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar'

Will author and artist Eric Carle's famously peckish creation be munching his way through some birthday cake? (Along with the salami, the pickle, the watermelon and the slice of Swiss cheese.)

A Parade Loidis
In The Place I Sit Loidis
Peace Hotel Shanghai Restoration Project
Miss Shanghai Revealed [Instrumental] Shanghai Restoration
Al Laffa Sufvyn
Clínica Wasted Fates
Trastorno Wasted Fates
Fall Deft
On The Wire Deft

Lonnie Bunch, the founding director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, stands for a portrait at his office. He will soon become the Smithsonian Institution's new secretary. Shuran Huang/NPR hide caption

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Lonnie Bunch III Takes Helm Of The Smithsonian: 'I Feel The Weight Of History'

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Destination (Dr. Yusef Lateef) Angel Bat Dawid

Former Stanford University sailing coach John Vandemoer was sentenced to two years of supervised release, with the first six months in home confinement, and was ordered to pay a $10,000 fine. Scott Eisen/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Stanford Coach Will Not Serve Prison Time For Admissions Scandal

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Two reports from the federal government have determined that many cases of abuse or neglect of elderly patients that are severe enough to require medical attention are not being reported to enforcement agencies by nursing homes or health workers — even though such reporting is required by law. Mary Smyth/Getty Images hide caption

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Health Workers Still Aren't Alerting Police About Likely Elder Abuse, Reports Find

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Male Intuition Suzanne Kraft
Renee Sleeping Suzanne Kraft

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A Very Happy 50th Birthday To 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar'

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Love Some1 Holy Other
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IT WAS MEANT 2 B KAYTRANADA
BREAKDANCE LESSON N.1 KAYTRANADA
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