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NPR is doing a series of personal finance stories with some looking at the best ways to make a budget and stick to it. Katherine Du/NPR hide caption

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What About America Are You Thankful For? Tell Us

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'Big Little Lies' Author Places 'Perfect Strangers' In A High-End Health Resort

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'It's Lovely Being Mean': Benedict Cumberbatch Gets Into Character As The Grinch

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Not My Job: Singer Sarah Brightman Gets Quizzed On A Different 'Phantom'

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Glory Edim, the founder of the Well-Read Black Girl book club and community, has edited a new collection of essays by black woman authors. Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Instagram hide caption

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The Rise Of The Well-Read Black Girl Book Club

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An American And Her Filipina Translator Exhume A Massacre In 'Insurrecto'

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Michelle Obama Tells NPR She 'Never Ever' Would Have Chosen Politics For Herself

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Ralph Ineson plays "the man in black" in "Near Algodones," the second segment of the Western anthology The Ballad of Buster Scruggs. Beginning Nov. 16, the film will play in theaters for a week before it becomes available for streaming on Netflix. Netflix hide caption

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Life's Cruelty Is A Constant In The Coen Brothers' Mixed Bag Western 'Ballad'

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A Noir Novel For The Trump Era, From Jonathan Lethem

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