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Antonio Banderas won the best actor award at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival for his performance in Pedro Almodóvar's new film, Pain and Glory. Manolo Pavón/Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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How A Heart Attack Brought Antonio Banderas Closer To 'Pain And Glory'

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Wildlife Photographer Builds A 'Photo Ark' For Thousands Of Animal Species

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Remembering Grateful Dead Lyricist Robert Hunter

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Western Music Expert Doug Green Revisits The Era Of The Singing Cowboy

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Ta-Nehisi Coates' 2014 Atlantic Magazine cover story, "The Case for Reparations," led to a national conversation about how to reckon with injustices resulting from years of slavery. He won a National Book Award in 2015 for Between the World and Me. Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times hide caption

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Ta-Nehisi Coates On Magic, Memory And The Underground Railroad

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Identical twins Sara (left) and Tegan Quin began making music together as teenagers. Farrar, Straus & Giroux hide caption

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Tegan And Sara Find Pain — And Unexpected Joy — In 'High School'

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Journalist Andrea Mitchell: Asking Tough Questions Is 'Very Empowering'

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'Fresh Air' Remembers Cokie Roberts, A Founding Mother Of NPR

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'Second Founding' Examines How Reconstruction Remade The Constitution

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Judge Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before testifying to the Senate Judiciary Committee during his Supreme Court confirmation hearing on Sept. 27, 2018. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Reporters Dig Into Justice Kavanaugh's Past, Allegations Of Misconduct Against Him

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Linda Ronstadt On Making Music: 'I Knew How To Sing My Whole Life'

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'Waste' Examines The Global And Local Afterlife of Recyclables

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Tan France is the fashion expert on the makeover show Queer Eye, but he initially had misgivings about joining the show. "I didn't want to become famous," he says. "That wasn't really the life for me and ... I wasn't necessarily about making things pretty." Marcus Macdonald/St. Martin's Press hide caption

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Why Fashion Expert Tan France Nearly Turned Down 'Queer Eye'

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'She Said' Reveals The People And Practices That Protected Weinstein

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CIA chemist Sidney Gottlieb headed up the agency's secret MK-ULTRA program, which was charged with developing a mind control drug that could be weaponized against enemies. Courtesy of the CIA hide caption

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The CIA's Secret Quest For Mind Control: Torture, LSD And A 'Poisoner In Chief'

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