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Marines take their seats for their operational culture class at Marine Corps University in Quantico, Va. Thomas Pierce/NPR hide caption

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In Class, Marines Learn Cultural Cost Of Conflict

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Laura Veirs not only stripped away her band, but also self-released her seventh album, July Flame. David Belisle hide caption

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Laura Veirs: A 'July Flame' In Winter

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Mitchell, circa 1970. The music producer's work began in the 1950s and extended into the 21st century. Michael Ochs/Getty Images hide caption

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Memphis Soul Pioneer Willie Mitchell Dies At 81

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