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About 46 million people get government help in the form of food stamps when buying food. That's roughly 15 percent of the population. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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More Americans Hungry For Food Stamps

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Rev. Al Sharpton will be the new host for MSNBC's 6 p.m. timeslot beginning Monday. Becky Lettenberger/NPR hide caption

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Sharpton's New MSNBC Gig Part Of A Bigger Story

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Diana is one of the "Russian Dolls" on the new Lifetime reality show set in Brighton Beach, N.Y. Born in Kishinev, Moldova, she is 23 years old and known as "The Princess." Giovanni Rufino/Lifetime hide caption

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Bling And Borscht: 'Russian Dolls' Play Up Stereotypes

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Dominican-American rapper Maluca is among Alt.Latino's picks for the best new Latin alternative music. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Fall Music Preview: Latin Alternative Edition

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Students leave Atlanta's Emma Hutchinson School in July. Hutchinson is a year-round school that has been identified as one of 44 schools involved in a test cheating scandal. John Bazemore/AP hide caption

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States Search For Answers To Cheating Scandals

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Seun Kuti and the Egypt 80's July 15 show at Grand Performances in Los Angeles. For over 25 years, Grand Performances' free shows have drawn diverse crowds to downtown L.A. RJ Sakai/Courtesy of Grand Performances hide caption

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Free Music In The Heart Of The L.A. Sprawl

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