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'Just As True': Johnny Cash's Poems Set To Music For New Album

Johnny Cash's son, John Carter Cash, helps to immortalize his father's poems with a new album called Johnny Cash: Forever Words.

Zeb Towne, the elected dogcatcher of Duxbury, Vt. "I'm the only person in the country who gets elected as a dogcatcher. So, I'm awesome, I guess," says Towne. Amy Kolb Noyes/Vermont Public Radio hide caption

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'You Couldn't Get Elected Dogcatcher!' No, Seriously

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End Titles Alexandre Desplat
Hound Dog Cyrus Chestnut
Falling Out of Love Mary Gauthier
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What was once a thick stand of roseau cane near the mouth of the Mississippi River is now open water. Travis Lux/WWNO hide caption

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Louisiana Issues Quarantine To Control Invasive Marsh-Killing Bug

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Cow Sparklehorse
Hung Up with Summer Big Star

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A Young Soldier Finds Comfort In An Unexpected Delivery

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In this image released by HBO, Al Pacino portrays Joe Paterno in Paterno, a film about the late Penn State football coach. The movie directed by Barry Levinson debuts April 7. Atsushi Nishijima/AP hide caption

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Barry Levinson's 'Paterno' Examines A Coach's Passion, And His Complicity

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Out Damn Spot The Steed
Tess Don't Tell Ivy
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This Is the Day Ivy

Supporters cheer at an election night rally in Canonsburg, Pa., for Democrat Conor Lamb, whose victory got a boost from suburban voters. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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What We Mean When We Talk About 'Suburban Women Voters'

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Late Alvin Batiste

After marrying in 1960 and divorcing in 1968, Harold Holland and Lillian Barnes are remarrying each other this year. AP hide caption

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A Half-Century After Getting Divorced, This Couple Is Heading Back Down The Aisle

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Towards the Light Metheny-Mehldau Quartet

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'Bucket Brigade' Volunteers Still Digging California Homes Out After Mudslides

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The Grass Is Always Greener At The Baseball Field

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The Walking Wounded Rosanne Cash
Ring of Fire Rachel Z
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'Just As True': Johnny Cash's Poems Set To Music For New Album

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