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An Iraqi soldier takes position in Iraq's Anbar province. The U.S. will send 450 military advisers to Iraq to help in the fight against ISIS, but they will have a another challenge to gain the trust of Sunni leaders, as they did in 2007. Haidar Hamdani/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Will The U.S. Win A Second Chance At A Sunni Awakening?

In 2007, Sunni sheikhs, fed up with al-Qaida, started fighting alongside the U.S. in Iraq. The U.S. needs help again, this time against ISIS militants. But can they win Sunni trust a second time?

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The Hadera desalination plant is one of five built in Israel after a severe drought in the 1990s. Along with conservation efforts and water recycling, the plants have helped end Israel's chronic water shortages. Emily Harris/NPR hide caption

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Israel Bringing Its Years Of Desalination Experience To California

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True Colors Cyndi Lauper
Fancy Iggy Azalea & Charli XCX
Park is Closed Michael Giacchino

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Hot Jazz, Cool Teacher: How One New Orleans Man Fosters Greatness

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Mermelada Como Las Movies

An Iraqi soldier takes position in Iraq's Anbar province. The U.S. will send 450 military advisers to Iraq to help in the fight against ISIS, but they will have a another challenge to gain the trust of Sunni leaders, as they did in 2007. Haidar Hamdani/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Will The U.S. Win A Second Chance At A Sunni Awakening?

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Brazilians Take A Swing At Mosquitoes With The Zap Racket

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Mosquito Yeah Yeah Yeahs
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Nocturnal Nosh: Americans Get A Taste Of Night Markets

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Rattlesnakes (saQi Remix) Emancipator

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Shooting Barbs At The Stars: Kathy Griffin On Comedy And Intolerance

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Charlie Hunter: One Less String Attached

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