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50 Years Ago, Black Sabbath Found Its Sound And Took Metal Worldwide

Recorded in a few days and released just months after the band's self-titled debut, Paranoid delivered bleak but unforgettable songs about war, corruption and trauma.

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End Credits Handbook

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Court Order Keeps Census In Limbo As Counting End Date Looms

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'We're Rolling With It': Election Workers Scramble To Adjust To Changing Voting Rules

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Reversing Takénobu
Fingerpainting Takénobu
Truth Lies Low Andrew Bird
Jewel Moss Of Aura
Wheels Moss Of Aura

Rhea Seehorn as Kim Wexler, Bob Odenkirk as Jimmy McGill in Better Call Saul, an Emmy snub but a Deggy winner. Greg Lewis/AMC/Sony Pictures Television hide caption

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Sunday The Emmys, But First The Deggys

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Schitt's Creek Theme Song Maribeth Solomon
It's Gonna Be Alright Theo Croker

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50 Years Ago, Black Sabbath Found Its Sound And Took Metal Worldwide

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Who by Fire? Leonard Cohen
Hallelujah - Instrumental Stratus

During a remote StoryCorps conversation, Erin Haggerty, left, told her father, George Barlow, how his words saw her through the tough times she faced as one of the only Black kids in her Iowa City community. Courtesy of Erin Haggerty hide caption

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'We Do Belong Here': Father Teaches Daughter To Have Black Pride

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Foreign Ghosts Matthew Stevens
Soul and Onward Do Make Say Think
White Light Of Do Make Say Think
Dunes Oldtwig feat. Lime Kain
Wild Coast Oldtwig
Chance to Leave The Halifax Pier
Untitled The Halifax Pier
Friday I'm In Love Walt Ribeiro

Tamika Palmer spoke at the March on Washington last month at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. At left is Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, and at right is the Rev. Al Sharpton. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Breonna Taylor's Mother: 'I Won't Go Away. I'll Still Fight'

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