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Poland's Walesa Says The US No Longer World Leader

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 3:23pm

Poland's Walesa says the US no longer world leader

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A #FakeMemory You Have To See To Believe

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 3:18pm

Photos from childhood can often elicit rich memories — even when we can't truly remember the event. We asked you to share your favorite #fakememory on Instagram; this is what you told us.

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Why Some Books You're Looking To Buy On Amazon Aren't There

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 3:16pm

Amazon is making it harder for customers to get books published by Hachette and its imprints. Amazon wants deeper discounts on the publisher's books; Hachette is balking. So if you go to the online retailer looking for, say, the new J.K. Rowling mystery, Amazon tells you the hardcover is currently unavailable.

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Conor Oberst Releases Intimate New Solo Album

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 3:16pm

Conor Oberst, the singer, songwriter and leader of the trailblazing band Bright Eyes, has a new solo album. Critic Tom Moon thinks Upside Down Mountain is his most intimate and engaging work in years.

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Soccer Star Landon Donovan Didn't Make The World Cup Cut

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 3:16pm

The United States is not mad about soccer but it has some pretty dedicated fans — and they're up in arms over news that player Landon Donovan will not be going to the World Cup.

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As World Cup Looms, Brazilian Cities Paralyzed By Protests

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 3:16pm

Tens of thousands have been protesting in Sao Paulo over World Cup projects that have left many homeless. There, and in Rio de Janeiro, transit and teachers' strikes have erupted. The unrest comes just weeks before hundreds of thousands of visitors are expected for the World Cup.

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530 Years After Death, Richard III To Be Reburied In Leicester

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:36pm

Descendants of the king had sued to block his burial in Leicester Cathedral, arguing his roots were in York. But a court ruled Friday his remains can stay in the city where they were found in 2012.

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Visa, MasterCard Renew Push For Chip Cards

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:33pm

Visa, MasterCard renew push for chip cards

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Predicting The Palme D'Or A Guessing Game

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:33pm

Predicting the Palme d'Or a guessing game

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Boehner Reaches Out To The Tea Party. Or Trolls Them.

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:31pm

Some elements of the Tea Party would like to see John Boehner ousted from his position as House Speaker. Even so, Boehner insists there isn't much difference between the Tea Party and Republicans.

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Latin Roots: Juan Formell

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:30pm

Artist and producer Rachel Faro discusses one of her heroes, Juan Formell. He led the Cuban band Los Van Van up until his death earlier this month.

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US New-Home Sales Rose 6.4 Percent In April

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:23pm

US new-home sales rose 6.4 percent in April

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UN: Iran Cuts Uranium Closest To Nuke-Arms Grade

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:23pm

UN: Iran cuts uranium closest to nuke-arms grade

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RNC Files Lawsuit To Raise Unlimited Cash

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:23pm

RNC files lawsuit to raise unlimited cash

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AP Source: Sterling Surrendering Clippers Control

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:23pm

AP Source: Sterling surrendering Clippers control

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Nouvelle Wag: "White God" Wins Cannes' Palm Dog

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:13pm

Nouvelle Wag: "White God" wins Cannes' Palm Dog

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US Suspends $3.5M In Military Aid To Thailand

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:03pm

US suspends $3.5M in military aid to Thailand

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Galchenyuk Nets OT Goal, Canadiens Top Rangers 3-2

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:03pm

Galchenyuk nets OT goal, Canadiens top Rangers 3-2

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Seeking A Boost: Italy To Include Cocaine Sales In GDP Numbers

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 12:56pm

In an attempt to improve Italy's debt ratio, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi says the country will include illegal drug sales and prostitution when it figures its gross domestic product.

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'Fresh Air' Remembers Cinematographer Gordon Willis

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 11:38am

Willis shot eight Woody Allen films and the entire Godfather trilogy. He died Sunday at 82. Willis spoke to Fresh Air's Terry Gross in 2002.

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