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August 28, 2015 | NPR · From grassrootsy Bernie Sanders to millionaire-fueled Jeb Bush, FEC data can tell you a lot about how a campaign is running.
 

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August 28, 2015 | NPR · Some candidates are more dependent on their superPACs and millionaires, while others are turning most to small donors. See where the candidates line up based on their donations.
 

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August 28, 2015 | NPR · Two-thirds of women disagree with the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation for screening mammograms every two years starting at age 50, an NPR-Truven Health Analytics poll finds.
 

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August 28, 2015 | NPR · Sour beers are made by deliberately adding microbes to create complex brews with a crisp, acidic taste. But that process takes lots of time and money, resulting in a pricey final product. Until now.
 

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August 28, 2015 | NPR · Mary Savig, curator at the Archives of American Art in Washington, D.C., says the contact lists reveal a lot about the artists’ personal and professional networks.
 

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August 28, 2015 | NPR · A new Netflix series offers a fictionalized account of how smuggler Pablo Escobar built his cocaine empire. The show is compelling and complex — especially for fans of classic crime stories.
 

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August 28, 2015 | NPR · In the video for this grungy pop song, Alex Luciano absolutely crushes every dude at arm wrestling.
 

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August 28, 2015 | NPR · There’s lighthearted, almost childlike beauty in the way Gabrielle Smith puts words to song. Here, she performs a few of Bob Boilen’s favorite songs of 2015.
 

August 28, 2015 | NPR · On two consecutive nights in September, we’re bringing Beirut and The Arcs to stages in New York City to play songs from their new albums, and you can win tickets.
 

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