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A Look At Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Candidate

On Monday, the Muslim Brotherhood announced their candidate Mohamed Morsi had won the presidential elections in Egypt, defeating the former prime minister during President Hosni Mubarak's regime. The 60-year-old, American-educated engineer represents the Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party. Official results are due Thursday. Melissa Block speaks with Samer Shehata, Assistant Professor of Arab Politics at Georgetown University, about Morsi's life and political agenda if elected President.
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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, April 24

You can see a creative dance group perform a physical ode to the natural world or check out an indie-soul singer who uses music to pay tribute to her roots.
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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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Environmentalists Turn To Campaign Finance Reform To Advance Cause

Frustrated by the lobbying power of oil and gas companies, environmenalists are joining the call for campaign finance reform in Washington.

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FCC Set To Change Net Neutrality Rules

On Thursday, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission will propose new rules for how broadband providers should treat the Internet traffic flowing through their networks.

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