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The Hammond organ makes a singular jazz sound.

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It was July 8, some two months ago, when President Biden recommitted to ending America's longest war.

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As President Biden laid out his plan to combat this latest surge of the coronavirus, he asked doctors to help.

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You know, this is the third school year that's been disrupted because of coronavirus, and so many of the challenges that made spring 2020, fall 2020 and spring 2021 so tough...

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This year would have been the 40th wedding anniversary of Prince Charles and Princess Diana.

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Many people were calling this the "hot vax summer," as growing vaccination numbers against the coronavirus meant a rebound in travel, and early summer CDC guidance said it was safe to return to eating indoors at restaurants and bars.

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