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  • Go, Diego, Go!

    A new exhibit of Velázquez’s late paintings shows why he is Spain’s premier Golden Age artist
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    Wheels of Fortune

    Ferris wheels are getting bigger and turning into a huge business
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    Curb Your Dog Sales

    More than two dozen U.S. municipalities have banned the sale of dogs in pet stores because of brutal puppy mills. Is this progress or animal rights gone rabid?
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    The Phantom Menace

    Iran’s nuclear capabilities may be greatly exaggerated
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    A First for Germany

    Senegalese-born Karamba Diaby just won a seat in Parliament in a historic election.
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    From Porn to Politics

    Adult film star Michael Lucas wades into the debate over gay rights in Russia.
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    Rampage. Regret. Repeat.

    Can we ever stop the cycle? How one lawmaker lost his job fighting for gun control. And why he’d do it again.
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    Mind-Bending Mixology

    Cocktails with ingredients you never thought you’d imbibe.
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    Robert Langdon, the long-suffering but durable Harvard professor who is the protagonist in The Da Vinci Code and several other Dan Brown novels, has a thing for Harris Tweed. No, make that passion, verging on obsession. At one point in Brown’s new novel, Inferno, Langdon discovers another character sewing a secret pocket into his jacket. “The professor stopped and stared as if she had defaced the Mona Lisa,” Brown writes. “You sliced into the lining of my Harris Tweed?” Langdon erupts in what may his most emotional moment in the entire novel.
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    Broken China?

    The world’s second-largest economy takes a fall.
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    The Unknown Kipling

    Three never-before-published poems from the British master.
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    Race to the Poles

    The explorers who risked their lives to be the first to reach the most extreme parts of the earth.
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    Dublin’s Literary Hot Spots

    The city has nurtured writers from Samuel Beckett to Seamus Heaney. Here are the places where you can follow their footsteps.
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    Stories to Watch in 2013

    From India to 
Lebanon to Hollywood, 
our writers and 
editors name the stories you’re likely 
to be hearing 
about this year.
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    Hats Off…

    ...to the dedicated staff of Newsweek and The Daily Beast.
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    How To Save Syria?

    Our experts weigh in on what the U.S. must do to stop the bloodshed.
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    11 Books You Might Have Missed

    Here are the 2012 fiction and nonfiction books that might have flown under the radar—but shouldn't have.
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    Ang Lee

    The ‘Life of Pi’ director on his greatest balancing act.