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Japan's Gasoline Rationing Experience

Gasoline is being rationed in parts of New Jersey and New York as the area copes with the destruction caused by Superstorm Sandy and this week's Nor'easter. Japan had to resort to similar measures in the aftermath of last year's earthquake and tsunami.

Arts, Culture & Media

Eugene Mirman vs. The Cable Guy

The Brooklyn-based comedian Eugene Mirman is the stand-up king of hipsterville. But don't cross this guy: when Mirman got fed up with his cable company, he took out full-page ads in several local newspapers to give them a piece of his mind.

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The National

Brooklyn-based rock group The National perform music from their latest album, "Boxer," live in the Fair Game studios.

Arts, Culture & Media

The National

Brooklyn-based rock group The National perform music from their latest album, "Boxer," live in the Fair Game studios.

Geo Answer and Global Hit

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Indian city of Chennai, where thousands of concerts and dance performances are going on now as part of the city's two-month-long "Music Season." Anchor Lisa Mullins tells us more.

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Global Hit

Anchor Marco Werman brings us music from Brooklyn-based producer Melvin Gibbs. His new CD is called Ancients Speak. It's a lively mix of African-inspired musical genres from around the globe.

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Global Hit

The World's Alex Gallafent profiles Black Sea Hotel, a four member choir from Brooklyn, New York. It's members are American women. But they sing folk music from the Balkans.