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"Art Beat" with Stephanie Kaye - Wednesday, July 30, 2008

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The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra riffs on Led Zepplin August 2nd, 2008 at the Pier Six Pavilion, bringing orchestral power to Zeppelin's hit songs.
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The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra riffs on Led Zepplin August 2nd, 2008 at the Pier Six Pavilion, bringing orchestral power to Zeppelin's hit songs.
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On Television, More Transgender Characters Come Into Focus

Now that it's more common to see gay characters on TV, is the medium turning to transgender people for fresh stories? NPR's Neda Ulaby looks at TV's crop of transgender and "gender fluid" characters.
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Obama Gets A Taste Of Jiro's 'Dream' Sushi In Name Of Diplomacy

On the first leg of his Asian tour, the president stopped by the iconic sushi restaurant. David Gelb, who directed a documentary about the restaurant, says eating there is amazing and nerve-wracking.
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Pennsylvania Congresswoman Goes All In For Obamacare

Does Rep. Allyson Schwartz's pro-Affordable Care Act television ad signal a new thinking among Democrats running in statewide races?
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Reports: FCC Poised For About-Face On Net Neutrality

According to reports, the FCC is set to approve a system in which Internet service providers offer a faster pipe to American homes to content companies willing to pay for it.

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