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How Philip Roth's Writing Transcended The Narrow Confines Of A Culture

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James Clapper Weighs In On What Role The Intelligence Community Serves

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Philip Roth wrote more than two dozen books over six decades. In his later years, he wrote several short novels about the physical indignities of aging. He told Terry Gross in 2006 that he intended to write for as long as he could: "You just drop dead at the computer, and they carry you away," he said. Roth is shown above in 2008. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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Ronan Farrow: 'I Was Raised With An Extraordinary Sense Of Public Service'

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Prolific Author Philip Roth Dies At 85

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Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies about Russian interference in the 2016 election before a Senate Judiciary Committee subcommittee in May 2017. Eric Thayer/Getty Images hide caption

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In 'The Restless Wave' Sen. John McCain Discusses Principles He Wants The U.S. To Keep

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