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Unforgettable lyricist…

Leonard Cohen (1934–2016) received wide acclaim for his poetic and enigmatic songwriting, often earning comparisons to Bob Dylan. Many of his songs, including “Hallelujah” and “Suzanne,” have entered the American musical canon.

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From the Editors

Real life hero…

Pilot Chesley B. Sullenberger, III made headlines when he safely landed a passenger jet suffering engine failure in the Hudson. Hear the miraculous story in his own words before catching Clint Eastwood’s movie rendition, starring Tom Hanks.