May 22, 2015 Issue

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Paul Shaffer: Life After Letterman

For 33 years, Paul Shaffer has been the warm to David Letterman's cool, the Ed to his Johnny and the Peaches to his Herb. So what happens when the world's greatest sidekick has to go solo?
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Lhoksukon, Indonesia—Nearly 600 migrants, believed to be Rohingya refugees and Bangladeshis, rest at a shelter in Aceh Province on May 11. Fishermen rescued them from two crowded wooden boats stranded off the Indonesian coast. Among the displaced were almost 100 women and children. The migrants were apparently trying to reach Malaysia, which has long attracted refugees, but a recent crackdown on human smugglers in Thailand—another popular destination—has apparently increased the numbers of those fleeing to other countries in the region.
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