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Barbecue head-on shrimp made at Pascal's Manale. It may be hard to find head-on shrimp in cities away from the coast, so Pascal's Manale co-owner and chef Mark DeFelice came up with a shortcut. awiederhoeft/Flickr hide caption

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Hacking Iconic New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp Far From The Gulf

Barbecue shrimp from Pascal's Manale is one of New Orleans' most beloved and copied dishes. Since it's hard to find head-on shrimp far from the Gulf, chef Mark DeFelice says use more spice.

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Barbecue head-on shrimp made at Pascal's Manale. It may be hard to find head-on shrimp in cities away from the coast, so Pascal's Manale co-owner and chef Mark DeFelice came up with a shortcut. awiederhoeft/Flickr hide caption

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Hacking Iconic New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp Far From The Gulf

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Heavy Soup Cornershop
First Narrows Loscil
Stranger In Paradise Ray Conniff, His Orchestra & Chorus
Sparrows L'Anarchiste
And It Goes L'Anarchiste

President Obama visited the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Okla., on Thursday as part of a weeklong focus on inequities in the criminal justice system. While there, he met with non-violent drug offenders. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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'Driving Straight,' Giving Back: Rebuilding A Life After Prison

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Dear Friend New West Guitar Group
Amnésie René Aubry

Images of dead bodies in Syrian prisons, taken by a Syrian government photographer, are displayed at the United Nations on March 10. The photographer, who goes by the pseudonym Caesar, took the pictures between 2011, when the Syrian uprising began, and 2013, when he fled the country. His photos will be on display at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. Lucas Jackson/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Scamming The Bereaved: A Grim Side Business In Syrian Death

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A typical midhike feast once hikers reach their destination. HaeRyun Kang/NPR hide caption

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Keeping Alive The Korean Love For Hiking, Thousands Of Miles From Korea

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Banjo Love Nick Kendall, Zach De Pue, Ranaan Meyer
Flim The Bad Plus

Actress Meryem Uzerli takes a break with colleagues on the set of Magnificent Century in Istanbul. The craze for Turkish TV dramas has spread to the Middle East and to Latin America, where telenovelas rule. Ed Kashi/VII/Corbis hide caption

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Turkish TV Travels Far As Craze For Dramas Goes Global

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DiShan Washington is the author of several books of Christian erotica, as well as a film called Let's Get It On. Anthony Thomas/ Courtesy DiShan Washington hide caption

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Pastor's Daughter Taps Into The 'Spicy Stuff' To Help Save Marriages

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On the new album Into The Deep, the seasoned instrumentalists of Galactic team up with a host of singers including Macy Gray and Mavis Staples. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After 20 Years, New Orleans Band Galactic Lifts Off With New Voices

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Sugar Doosie Galactic
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