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'The Innocent Have Nothing To Fear' Echoes Real-Life Republican Race

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Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, which have been known to carry the Zika virus, buzz in a laboratory in Cucuta, Colombia. Ricardo Mazalan/AP hide caption

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'Nobody Is Immune': Bracing For Zika's First Summer In The U.S.

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Broadway Chanteuse Barbara Cook: 'My First Memories Are Of Singing'

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'The Mandibles' Is Financial Dystopia With A Bite

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David Hepworth's new book, Never A Dull Moment, is out now from Henry Holt & Co. Courtesy of the author hide caption

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The Case For 1971 As Rock's Greatest Year

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Forgotten History: How The New England Colonists Embraced The Slave Trade

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Fish Have Feelings, Too: The Inner Lives Of Our 'Underwater Cousins'

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'An Abbreviated Life' Memoir Captures Lasting Impact Of Childhood Emotional Abuse

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Why My Mom Left Me Out Of Her Book

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Silence On The Sidelines: An MLB Insider's 'Manifesto' On Youth Sports

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In 'The Girls,' A Teen's Need To Be Noticed Draws Her Into A Manson-Like Cult

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Former Restaurant Worker Serves Up Industry-Inspired Fiction In 'Sweetbitter'

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