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Low-income adults formerly had few options for free health care. Leah Sessor had her blood pressure taken on April 14, 2012, during a free clinic at a racetrack in Bristol, Tenn. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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Medicaid Enrollment Is Brisk Despite HealthCare.gov Troubles

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Elevate St. Lucia
Inspector Automaton Zubatto Syndicate
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For Dev Hynes, Every Sound Is A Color

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You're Not Good Enough Blood Orange
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So Obvious Legs

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A Chronic Problem In Disaster Zones: No Fuel

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Twilight in Maple Shade (Chinese Cymbals) Yuck
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Discovery at Night Ludovico Einaudi
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Cuban jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Wednesday. Shereen Marisol Meraji/NPR hide caption

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Arturo Sandoval: Free To Blow His Trumpet The Way He Wants

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Brassmen's Holiday Arturo Sandoval
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Dipper Mouth Blues Arturo Sandoval
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With Nominees Stalled, Democrats Reprise Filibuster Threat

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Su-Bo's Mental Meltdown Portico Quartet
Jan Lambchop
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Doors of Perception Thievery Corporation & Gunjan
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Bitcoins have gone from an Internet oddity to much more. The FEC is now considering allowing the virtual currency to fund some political campaigns. Rick Bowmer/AP hide caption

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What A Bitcoin Political Debut Could Mean For Transparency

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Video Game Creators Are Using Apps To Teach Empathy

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OH! LADY BE GOOD ARTIE SHAW
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Food Stamp Cuts Leave Rural Areas, And Their Grocers, Reeling

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