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Music News

Brilliance In Bumps And Bruises, On Air And On Screen

New Jersey radio station WFMU prides itself on radically open programming — like three hours of "Eleanor Rigby" covers. But as a new film shows, it can be tough to pay bills and maintain a mission.

Insurance companies negotiate with hospitals and doctors the price of every treatment, procedure and medical service. That price differs from hospital to hospital — even health plan to health plan. Vincent Wartner/Science Source hide caption

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Shots - Health News

They Paid How Much? How Negotiated Deals Hide Health Care's Cost

A patient's portion of a health care bill is the result of a complicated equation. But it's simple compared with the variety of deals insurers negotiate with hospitals and doctors.

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Hat and Cane Ralph Towner 1:00

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Word Crimes Weird Al Yankovic 0:23

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The Immigrant/Love Theme from the Godfather III City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra & Crouch End Festival Chorus 0:09

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Rideau Park Duplekita 0:30

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Pablo Pueblo Ruben Blades 0:10

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Prologue (Tango Apasionado) Astor Piazzolla 1:26

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    The Rough Dancer and the Cyclical Night [Nonesuch]
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World Apart Sea of Cortez 0:05

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Blue & Green Sea of Cortez 1:00

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Palestinian men shout slogans next to Israeli police as they await permission to enter what Jews call the Temple Mount and Muslims call the Nobel Sanctuary, on Nov. 5, in Jerusalem, Israel. On Friday, Israel dropped age restrictions on men attending Friday prayers, a move aimed at lowering tensions around access to the contested shrine. Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images hide caption

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Intro The Soil & the Sun 0:11

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Pieces form the Whole Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross 0:21

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    Social Network [Original Score]
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Shake Ya Boogie Mocean Worker 0:30

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Chew Me in Grisly Land John Barry 0:21

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Chaise-Lounge Edwin Astley 1:27

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