Why Do They Call It a Grandfather Clock? The term isn’t as old as you might think, and it’s an interesting story.  
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Inside the New Orleans public defenders office, where attorneys are so overworked they’re turning down new clients. So much for your right to an attorney.
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The high-school senior who got into all eight Ivies told us the quality most critical to her success. She’s already accomplished some amazing things.
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Commuter cat takes the Tokyo subway all by itself. He’s an unaccompanied traveler without a care in the world.
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Space Rocks: Comets, asteroids, meteors, and meteorites. A primer on telling the difference.
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The Story Behind Heath Ledger’s Joker Transformation. He even kept a diary as the villain.
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One Man's Hands: The Watts Towers. Simon Rodia spent 34 years building his masterpiece, and then walked away from it.