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Weekend Edition Sunday combines the news with colorful arts and human-interest features, appealing to the curious and eclectic. The show features interviews with newsmakers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians.
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Researching How To Fight Climate Change With Geoengineering

4 hours 31 min ago

NPR's Lulu Garcia Navarro talks with Rep. Jerry McNerney, Democrat of California, about his new bill to research the effects and risks of "geoengineering" the planet as a way to fight climate change.

Categories: Syndicated

North Korea's Prisons 'As Terrible Or Even Worse' Than Nazi Camps

4 hours 31 min ago

Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Judge Thomas Buergenthal about a report he co-wrote on North Korea's prisons. He's a Holocaust survivor and calls the prisons "as terrible or even worse" than Nazi camps.

Categories: Syndicated

An Evangelical Evaluation Of Trump's First Year

4 hours 31 min ago

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Ed Stetzer, executive director of the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College, about who makes up evangelical Christians and how they're feeling about President Trump.

Categories: Syndicated

The Call-In: Teens And Depression

4 hours 31 min ago

This week on The Call-In, a new study suggests a link between electronic device use and depression. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Jean Twenge, the author of that study.

Categories: Syndicated

Howard Dean On How Democrats Should Move Forward

4 hours 31 min ago

NPR's Lulu Garcia Navarro speaks with former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean about how the Democrats should move forward following Doug Jones' win in this past week's Alabama Senate race.

Categories: Syndicated

Rep. Leonard Lance On GOP Tax Bill

4 hours 31 min ago

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Rep. Leonard Lance, Republican of New Jersey, about how he plans to vote on the GOP tax bill this week and what else needs to get done before 2018.

Categories: Syndicated

Local Radio's Christmas Playlists

4 hours 31 min ago

Most of America listens to the same Christmas songs on the radio. But some local programmers seem to have a "real shine" for lesser-known holiday tunes. Walt Hickey of FiveThirtyEight explains.

Categories: Syndicated

Made-For-TV Christmas Movies Are Big Business For The Hallmark Channel

4 hours 31 min ago

The Hallmark Channel has turned made-for-TV Christmas movies into big business. We look at how the cable network turned Christmas into ratings gold, even amid controversy.

Categories: Syndicated

The Rash Of Troubles At The Census Bureau

4 hours 31 min ago

Preparations are already underway for the 2020 U.S. Census. Information about race and ethnicity may be collected in a new way. But funding concerns have raised alarms about a flawed count in 2020.

Categories: Syndicated

The Pentagon's Search For UFOs

4 hours 31 min ago

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Politico's Bryan Bender, one of the reporters who publicly revealed the existence of the Pentagon program for the first time.

Categories: Syndicated

Investigating The Many Deaths In Utah's Jails

4 hours 31 min ago

Utah jails have the highest death rate per capita in the country. State officials who want to investigate those deaths don't have access to jail standards. They're owned by a consultant.

Categories: Syndicated

How A Priest Convinced Robert Mugabe To Step Down

4 hours 31 min ago

Zimbabwe's recent transition of power was unusual. The military seized power, but didn't remove President Robert Mugabe. Instead, a Jesuit priest helped persuade the longtime leader to resign.

Categories: Syndicated

Democrats And African-American Voters

4 hours 31 min ago

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Adrianne Shropshire of BlackPAC, about the issues important to African-Americans and what it takes to get black voters to the polls across the country.

Categories: Syndicated

A Trump Voter On The President's Year

4 hours 31 min ago

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to David Wisdom of Birmingham, Alabama, about his thoughts on this past week's special election in Alabama, the GOP tax bill and President Trump's first year in office.

Categories: Syndicated

Republicans Hope To Pass Tax Bill By Christmas

4 hours 31 min ago

Republicans released their final bill to overhaul the nation's tax code. They'll now work quickly this week to pass the $1.5 trillion dollar package and send it to the president by Christmas.

Categories: Syndicated

How 311 Helped Understand Air Pollution After Harvey

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 7:46am

NPR has obtained recordings of calls made by Houston residents fearful about putrid odors in the hours and days after Hurricane Harvey started flooding the city's petrochemical infrastructure.

Categories: Syndicated

A Record-Breaking Astronaut

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 7:46am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with astronaut Peggy Whitson, who returned from a mission to the International Space Station this fall. Whitson has spent more time in space than any other American.

Categories: Syndicated

Democrats Weigh The Political Risks Of Calling For Trump's Impeachment

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 7:46am

Billionaire Tom Steyer has launched a TV ad campaign calling for impeaching President Trump. That may please many in the Democratic base, but others are wary of that message heading into 2018.

Categories: Syndicated

A Refresher On Anita Hill And Clarence Thomas

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 7:46am

In the wake of today's #MeToo moment, the confirmation hearings of Clarence Thomas and the testimony of Anita Hill have new resonance.

Categories: Syndicated

The View From Saudi Arabia On Trump's Jerusalem Policy

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 7:46am

Saudi Arabia called President Trump's decision to declare Jerusalem Israel's capital "unjustified and irresponsible."

Categories: Syndicated