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Self-Portrait in Blue Jacket (1950), by Max Beckmann. The painter had been on his way to see an exhibit featuring this self-portrait at the time of his heart attack. Saint Louis Art Museum, Bequest of Morton D. May(C) 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn hide caption

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Decades After His Death, Max Beckmann Returns To New York

On sunny December day in Manhattan, the great German painter had been on his way to an exhibit featuring his latest self-portrait when he died. Now, that painting is back in the city where he left it.

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LISTEN: Correspondent Don Gonyea's Campaign Homestretch Playlist

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Ali Click Brian Eno
Distributed Being Brian Eno

Andrew Loy begs along a sidewalk in San Francisco, Calif. on June 28, 2016. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Harnessing Social Media To Reconnect Homeless People With Their Families

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Sleeper In the Valley Laura Veirs
Zabadoobeedé ? (Yabadoobeeda) Stanley Clarke

Kathleen Turner stars as Joan Didion in Arena Stage's production of The Year of Magical Thinking. C. Stanley Photography/Arena Stage hide caption

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'It's Very Lonely': Kathleen Turner Stars As Joan Didion In 'Magical Thinking'

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0852 The Cellar and Point
Tabletop, Pt. B The Cellar and Point
Friend I Never Met
Chin Up (Larry Berwald) Stephen Bennett

A woman looks at gold jewelry in Cairo's Khan al-Khalili market. Gold jewelry is traditionally given to a bride in Egypt as part of a marriage agreement. Many young Egyptians have found they can't afford to get married due to the soaring price of gold and rising costs of basic items. Jane Arraf/NPR hide caption

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In Egypt, The High Cost Of Romance Is Crippling Hopes Of Marriage

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Mark Slouka and his mother, Olga, in Jones Beach, NY. Mark Slouka/W.W. Norton & Company, Inc. hide caption

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'Nobody's Son': A Memoir Of Childhood, Immigration And A Mother's Love

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What Now [Firebeatz Instrumental] Rihanna

Self-Portrait in Blue Jacket (1950), by Max Beckmann. The painter had been on his way to see an exhibit featuring this self-portrait at the time of his heart attack. Saint Louis Art Museum, Bequest of Morton D. May(C) 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn hide caption

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Decades After His Death, Max Beckmann Returns To New York

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One Foot on the Pedal Tracy Lawrence
Sky King Danny Gatton