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'Noir Alley' host celebrates cinema's double crosses and doomed characters

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Did the Trump camp help far-right militia groups plan the Jan. 6 attack?

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Mat Johnson is the Philip H. Knight Chair of Humanities at the University of Oregon. His previous books include Pym and Loving Day. Courtesy of University of Oregon hide caption

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Real life or satire? Novelist Mat Johnson says it can be hard to tell the difference

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Why overturning Roe isn't the final goal of the anti-abortion movement

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A dolphin's sense of echolocation allows it to coordinate efforts to hunt prey, see "through" other creatures and form three-dimensional shapes using sound. Raymond Roig/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The human sensory experience is limited. Journey into the world that animals know

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Fourth-grader Lucy Kramer (foreground) does schoolwork at her home, as her mother, Daisley, helps her younger sister, Meg, who is in kindergarten, in 2020 in San Anselmo, Calif. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images hide caption

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Raising kids is 'Essential Labor.' It's also lonely, exhausting and expensive

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Rhiannon Giddens sings slave narratives

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Remembering character actor Philip Baker Hall

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'On Juneteenth' historian examines the hope and hostility toward emancipation

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Julie Andrews says she's not the squeaky clean lady you might expect

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The planning behind the Jan. 6 insurrection went far deeper than it initially seemed

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Island Records founder Chris Blackwell looks back on his life in music

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Sam Jay's 'PAUSE' series captures the vibe of a house party debate among friends

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Inspired by the Sixers, basketball star Dawn Staley forged her own path on the court

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Remembering 'Goodfellas' actor Ray Liotta

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