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Politics

Obama's Very Good Week

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Obama's Very Good Week

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Despite slumping ticket sales in 2010, Jay-Z is still selling out stadiums. Shantel Mitchell/NPR hide caption

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Music News

Ticket Sales Down, Live Nation Faces Investors

4 min

Ticket Sales Down, Live Nation Faces Investors

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Samantha Crain quit school to hit the road and live on coffee and peanut-butter crackers. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Samantha Crain: A Complicated Life, 'Understood'

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