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In The Weeks Before Freshman Year, Money Worries Aplenty

Students often struggle over the summer to make their bills balance out, and it's one of the main reasons that nearly a third of low-income students with college going plans don't show up in the fall.

Cheap Shoes (Instrumental)
Everybody Knows (Instrumental)
Acid Raindrops People Under The Stairs

Author Ta-Nehisi Coates says of Trump voters: "I think if you say, 'Well yeah, Donald Trump ran a racist campaign, but I voted for him despite that,' that is to say that having somebody who runs that type of campaign is not a disqualifier to you." Paul Marotta/Getty Images hide caption

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'His Ideology Is White Supremacy': Ta-Nehisi Coates On Donald Trump

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On the Long Road Home The End Of The Ocean
Verses from Our Captain The End Of The Ocean
Midnight Feast Mr. Scruff
Get a Move On! [Radio Edit] Mr. Scruff
Soothing
King Tut (Instrumental Version)
Charmed Life (Instrumental Version)

Tori Amos' next full-length album is Native Invader, due out Friday on Decca Records. Paulina Otylie Surys/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In Tori Amos' New Album, A Return To Nature and Family

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Mary's Eyes Tori Amos
Fearlessness Tori Amos

Nate Miller is the owner of Express Employment Professionals, a staffing agency in Muncie, Ind., that screens and places workers at local manufacturing companies. Yuki Noguchi/NPR hide caption

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Opioid Crisis Looms Over Job Market, Worrying Employers And Economists

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Two Moons Toe
Vanishing Point and Whistle Toe
Keep It Simple Stupid The Gaslamp Killer & Shigeto
Traitor [Make the Road By Walking] Menahan Street Band
Urban Velvet Metaform
Bubblegum Metaform
My Only Swerving El Ten Eleven
Out the Dunes
Feels Like Nothing
Into the Sea The Album Leaf