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The Picture Show

Long Exposures Of A Creepy Garage (Also, The Beatles!)

Now a humble parking lot, the Washington Coliseum has seen a lot in its day — including a historic night in music.

China's National Stadium, right, and National Aquatics Center, cost half a billion dollars to build and struggle to attract visitors. Greg Baker/AP hide caption

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Forego The Faux Snow: The Games Could Use A Permanent Home

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Portuguese singer António Zambujo occupies a distinct place in the world of fado, a musical style better known for its female stars. Rita Carmo hide caption

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Rita Carmo

Music News

A Male Singer Shines In A Woman's World

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A Male Singer Shines In A Woman's World

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U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland leaves a news conference at the U.S. Embassy in Kiev on Friday. A phone call of hers about Ukraine was leaked on the Internet. Gleb Garanich/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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A Possible Explanation For How U.S. Diplomat's Call Was Tapped

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Presidents past and present were on hand for the opening ceremony for the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas in April 2013. Kevork Djansezian/AP hide caption

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Bidding Starts Early For Site Of Obama's Future Library

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