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Erin Lee Carr describes the 2015 death of her father, David Carr, as "the most profound loss I will ever experience." Courtesy of Erin Lee Carr hide caption

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David Carr's Daughter On The 'Grand Caper' Of Life, And The Grief Of Loss

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Patricia Arquette plays a mother who convinces the world that her daughter (Joey King) is seriously ill, in the Hulu series The Act. Brownie Harris/Hulu hide caption

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Patricia Arquette Explores The 'Toxic Codependency' Of Munchausen By Proxy

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Mueller Report Shows How Witnesses, Messaging Apps Stymied Investigation

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'Mind Fixers' Documents The 'Troubled Search' For Mental Illness Medication

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Glenda Jackson plays the title role in Shakespeare's King Lear on Broadway. Jackson still gets nervous after decades on stage because she knows how "easy it is to act really badly, and how very, very hard it is to act well." Bridget Lacombe hide caption

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Glenda Jackson On Playing King Lear: Gender Barriers 'Crack' With Age

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'Fresh Air' Celebrates Queen Of Soul Aretha Franklin

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Ray Romano On Fame, And Finding His Bearings After 'Raymond' Wrapped

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Remembering Oscar-Nominated Character Actor Seymour Cassel

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Henry Winkler won an Emmy Award for playing acting teacher Gene Cousineau on the HBO series Barry. Isabella Vosmikova/HBO hide caption

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'I Never Had A Plan B': Henry Winkler On His Career, From The Fonz To 'Barry'

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Close to 2.2 million people were incarcerated in the U.S. in 2016; author Emily Bazelon says prosecutors — not judges — are responsible for many of the prison sentences defendants receive. Juan Camilo Bernal/Getty Images hide caption

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'Charged' Explains How Prosecutors And Plea Bargains Drive Mass Incarceration

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Reporters Say Members Of Congress Are 'Obsessed' With Getting Re-Elected

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Protesters gather outside the White House June 1, 2017, to protest President Trump's decision to withdraw the Unites States from the Paris climate change accord. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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'Losing Earth' Explores How Oil Industry Played Politics With The Planet's Fate

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Remembering Choreographer And Dancer Merce Cunningham

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From The 'Fresh Air' Archives: Dancer Gwen Verdon

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Yannick Nézet-Séguin has been the music director of the Philadelphia Orchestra since 2012. Jan Regan/The Philadelphia Orchestra hide caption

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For Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Making Music Is 'Like A Religious Call'

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