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President Obama delivers a statement on Egypt at his vacation home on Martha's Vineyard on Thursday. Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama Struggles To Find Effective Egypt Policy

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Sister Maxyne Schneider talks about a photo of the kitchen in France where the sisterhood was started in 1650. Josh Stilts/ hide caption

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Sister Fights To Save Her Order From Financial Collapse

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This week, Lady Gaga (left) released the song "Applause," from her forthcoming album ARTPOP, and Katy Perry released "Roar," from Prism. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Fall Pop Preview: A 'Roar' Of 'Applause' For New Music

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Ushio Shinohara is best known for his "boxing paintings" — performance pieces often created for an audience, in which he strikes at his canvases with gloves dipped in pigments — and for his fanciful, brightly colored sculptures of motorcycles adorned with all manner of extras. Radius/TWC hide caption

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'Cutie And The Boxer': Two Lives Entwined At Home, In Art

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