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Donald Trump has made hats embroidered with the phrase "Make America Great Again" — an icon of his campaign and frequent giveaway item during his rallies. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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It's All Politics

Donald Trump Spent Nearly $1 Million To Get Voters To Wear This Hat

In addition to a traditional campaign structure, the unorthodox presidential candidate is investing heavily in promoting his brand as a way to attract votes.

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Would You Want Me Generationals

Many Americans with 401(k) plans don't know if they're paying any fees. Pay too much, and it could take a chunk out of your nest egg. Annette Elizabeth Allen/NPR hide caption

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When High Fees Stink Up Your 401(k), What Can You Do?

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L.O.V.E. Onra

Anchorage dental hygienist Victoria Cronquist pays $1,600 a month for a health insurance policy that covers four people in her family. Next year, she says, the rate is set to jump to $2,600 a month. Annie Feidt/APRN hide caption

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Steep Hikes In Insurance Rates Force Alaskans To Make Tough Choices

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Adjustor The Octopus Project
Reel Around the Fountain James Elkington & Nathan Salsburg

President Barack Obama responds to questions on Russia's intervention in Syria during a news conference in the State Dining Room of the White House, October 2, 2015, in Washington, D.C. Mike Theiler /UPI /Landov hide caption

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When It Comes To Counterterrorism, Why Bush And Obama Aren't So Far Apart

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White Chapel Melodium
Eyes Be Closed Washed Out

Police body cameras are seen on a mannequin at an exhibit booth by manufacturer Wolfcom at the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in Chicago, on Oct. 26. Jim Young/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Stealth Mode? Built-In Monitor? Not All Body Cameras Are Created Equal

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Go!Amigo TF Boys
Late Late Party The Martinis
Bidual Melodium
Heartbroken, In Disrepair Dan Auerbach

(Left to right) NYU medical students Brian Chao, Michael Lui, Hye Min Choi, and Varun Vijay take the team approach to learning about the anatomy of cells, and how disease can disrupt them. Analyzing big data sets is now a routine part of their studies, too. Cindy Carpien for NPR hide caption

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Medical Students Crunch Big Data To Spot Health Trends

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My Dear Corduroi

Donald Trump has made hats embroidered with the phrase "Make America Great Again" — an icon of his campaign and frequent giveaway item during his rallies. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Donald Trump Spent Nearly $1 Million To Get Voters To Wear This Hat

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For the Love of Money Armada Orchestra & Philly Armada Orchestra
5AM Glen Porter

"This is a guy who's up for the challenge," says film composer Harry Gregson-Williams, describing Matt Damon's stranded astronaut character in The Martian. 20th Century Fox hide caption

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The Music Of 'The Martian,' Deconstructed

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Making Water Harry Gregson-Williams
Magic The Skatalites & Tommy McCook

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