NPR's Deb Amos has the latest from the Syrian conflict where heavy fighting continued throughout last week in the country's two largest cities, Damascus and Aleppo. There is still no sign of any movement on the diplomatic front.
Robert Swanson revolutionized American advertising and wrote some of the most memorable ad jingles of the 1950s and '60s for products ranging from Campbell's Soup to Pall Mall cigarettes. He died at 95 July 17 at his home in Phoenix, Ariz.
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