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Bringing Back Manufacturing Jobs Would Be Harder Than It Sounds

On the campaign trail, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump frequently promises to bring manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. But how realistic is it to think he could do that, if elected?

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Inside The Deku Tree Leon Vynehall

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In The Summer Games, Norway Rallies Around Its Women's Handball Team

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Bringing Back Manufacturing Jobs Would Be Harder Than It Sounds

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Cosmic Tomes for Sleep Walking Lovers, Pt. 2 Exploding Star Orchestra
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A Mew-seum? Civil War Stories, Told With Tiny Tails

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