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Defense Secretary Leon Panetta arrives in London on Jan. 17. Panetta is stepping down as defense secretary as soon as the Senate confirms his successor. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Panetta: 'My Mission Has Always Been To Keep The Country Safe'

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Sun In California The Autumn Defense
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At age 76, musician Kris Kristofferson is still writing songs. His new album is called Feeling Mortal. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kris Kristofferson On Writing For — And Outliving — His Idols

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Afghanistan's youth orchestra performs in Kabul on Jan. 31. The orchestra is coming to the U.S. and will appear at Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center. Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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From A Land Where Music Was Banned — To Carnegie Hall

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Very little is known about Girl With a Pearl Earring, which is often referred to as the Dutch Mona Lisa. Superstock/The Art Archive hide caption

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Making Up A History For The 'Dutch Mona Lisa'

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After stints as a lawyer, furniture salesman and stand-up comic, Eddie Huang found success as the owner of Baohaus, a Taiwanese bun shop on the Lower East Side. Atisha Paulson/Spiegel & Grau hide caption

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'Fresh Off The Boat' And Serving Up Asian Culture

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Lisa Loeb poses for the cameras on arrival for a Special Screening of DreamWork's Pictures' Fright Night on Aug. 17, 2011, in Hollywood, Calif. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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For Lisa Loeb, Life Is 'No Fairy Tale,' And That's OK

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