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Members of the 9th U.S. Marine Expeditionary Force go ashore at Danang, South Vietnam, on March 8, 1965. Assigned to beef up defense of an air base, they were the first U.S. combat troops deployed in the Vietnam War. AP hide caption

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In Danang, Where U.S. Troops First Landed, Memories Of War Have Faded

U.S. Marines were deployed to the coastal Vietnamese city 50 years ago last month. Now, 40 years after the war's end and amid great change, former Viet Cong and an American reflect on that time.

A shackled detainee is transported by guards, including a female soldier, at Camp Delta detention center, Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba, in this photo from December 2006. Brennan Linsley/AP hide caption

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Citing Religious Beliefs, Muslim Gitmo Inmates Object To Female Guards

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A visitor views a replica of Jean-Honore Fragonard's 18th century painting, Young Woman (right) as the original hangs to its left. Carl Court/Getty Images hide caption

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Can You Spot The Fake Fragonard?

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Frankenstein Aimee Mann
Sugarcoated Aimee Mann

Thelma Williams' Fairmead home has been without running water for seven years. She showers at her parents' home nearby and fills up eight five-gallon jugs to bring home. Ezra David Romero/KVPR hide caption

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All Tapped Out In A Tiny California Town

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Members of the 9th U.S. Marine Expeditionary Force go ashore at Danang, South Vietnam, on March 8, 1965. Assigned to beef up defense of an air base, they were the first U.S. combat troops deployed in the Vietnam War. AP hide caption

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In Danang, Where U.S. Troops First Landed, Memories Of War Have Faded

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The "Louie Louie" record, shown in 2003 ahead of an eBay auction, was a huge hit in the '60s. The hard-to-decipher lyrics led to some sordid speculation among teen listeners — and some fretting among those teens' parents. Elaine Thompson/AP hide caption

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'Louie Louie': Indecipherable, Or Indecent? An FBI Investigation

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Louie, Louie The Kingsmen
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The documentary I Am Big Bird tells the story of Caroll Spinney (left), who has been the man inside the yellow suit for more than 40 years. Tribeca Film hide caption

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At 81, The Man Behind Big Bird Sees 'No Reason To Quit'

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Ken Watanabe and Kelli O'Hara have both received Tony nominations for their portrayals of the king and Anna Leonowens in Bartlett Sher's revival of The King and I. Paul Kolnik/Courtesy of Lincoln Center Theater hide caption

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Getting To Know The Real Story Was Key To Broadway's 'King And I' Revival

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Shall We Dance? Wilbur Harden

The Lincoln Monument at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, Ill., houses the tomb of the late president and was erected to preserve his legacy. Rachel Otwell/WUIS hide caption

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Lincoln's Tomb Site At Risk With State Budget Cuts

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St. Qt. #5 Finale The Modern Mandolin Quartet
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So Flows the Current Patrick O'Hearn
Condolence Benjamin Clementine
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Sina Shahbazmohamadi places a 3-D printed copy of a recorder foot joint into a measuring device in a lab at the University of Connecticut's Center for Clean Energy Engineering. Peter Morenus/UConn hide caption

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3-D Printers Bring Historic Instruments Back To The Future

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