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"In this context, monetary policy cannot be a panacea," Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernnake says. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Economy

Fed Stimulus Ends Soon; Do We Still Need It?

4 min

Fed Stimulus Ends Soon; Do We Still Need It?

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Karen Stern, 35, is an archaeologist studying tomb graffiti in Israel. W. O'Leary hide caption

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Archaeologists Unscramble Ancient Graffiti In Israel

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Sunday Puzzle

A Word Game In Rare Form

6 min

A Word Game In Rare Form

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Director Feng Xiaogang, whose 2010 film Aftershock is China's highest-grossing Chinese-made film of all time, arrives at the 14th Shanghai International Film Festival. At left is his wife Xu Fan, who starred in Aftershock. Feng Li/Getty Images hide caption

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Movies

China Invests In Filmmaking, For Image And Profit

3 min

China Invests In Filmmaking, For Image And Profit

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Bandleader, Scott Bomar (extreme left), with the rest of The Bo-Keys. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

The Bo-Keys: Masters Of The Memphis Sound

8 min

The Bo-Keys: Masters Of The Memphis Sound

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