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Julian Leyzaola, police chief of Juarez, says bringing crime down and cleaning up the police force should be much easier than it was in Tijuana, where he spent three years as the top cop. Juan Carlos Llorca/AP hide caption

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The Americas

Violent Welcome For New Juarez Police Chief

5 min

Violent Welcome For New Juarez Police Chief

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John Edwards faces the court and the media after his indictment. Chuck Burton/AP hide caption

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How Politics Pressured John Edwards' Indictment

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Water normally boils at 212 degrees Fahrenheit — and doesn't get hotter. But under pressure, it boils at 242 F. In a pressure cooker, food cooks at a higher temperature, which speeds up the cooking process. Above, a 1948 pressure cooker. Chaloner Woods/Getty Images hide caption

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Food

Move Over, Microwave: A Pressure Cooker Comeback?

3 min

Move Over, Microwave: A Pressure Cooker Comeback?

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Sunday Puzzle

It's Lonely At The TOP

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It's Lonely At The TOP

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Nina Arianda plays Billie Dawn, a showgirl accompanying a corrupt tycoon to Washington, D.C., in the Broadway revival of Born Yesterday. Carol Rosegg hide caption

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A Rising Talent Finds Inspiration In A Theater Vet

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Kevin Morlan arranges packages of pork at a local Dahl's grocery store in Des Moines, Iowa. Economists are predicting meat prices will rise 7 percent this year. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Business

After Wild Weather, Higher Food Prices On Horizon

4 min

After Wild Weather, Higher Food Prices On Horizon

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Lillian Bassman's photograph The V‐Back Evenings shows model and actress Suzy Parker having a drink (and some fun) in 1955. Lillian Bassman/Harper's Bazaar hide caption

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Art & Design

A Spirited Celebration Of America's 'Cocktail Culture'

8 min

A Spirited Celebration Of America's 'Cocktail Culture'

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Stacey Kent's latest album, Raconte-Moi, is sung entirely in French. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

An American Jazz Diva Plays French Chanteuse

9 min

An American Jazz Diva Plays French Chanteuse

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