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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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Power, Consent And Sexual Harassment In The Public Eye

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:31am

Writer Cathy Young says the outcry against sexual harassment may be going too far — that punishments don't fit the alleged crimes. Podcaster Kaitlin Prest says people still don't understand consent.

(Image credit: Rich Polk/Getty Images for The Weinstein C)

Categories: Syndicated

How To Shop For A Plan In The ACA Marketplace

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Last week marked the beginning of open enrollment on the healthcare exchanges set up under the Affordable Care Act. It's the first time they've been open under the Trump administration.

Categories: Syndicated

Fake Rumors Predicted Nationwide Power Outage

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

A video circulating on Facebook prompted some fears of a nationwide power outage.

Categories: Syndicated

The Woman Who Popularized The Term 'Sexual Harassment'

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Lin Farley, journalist and author, helped popularize the term "sexual harassment" in the 1970s. She joins NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro to discuss how the term fits the current day.

Categories: Syndicated

Sexual Harassment In Westminster

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Lucy Fisher, senior political correspondent at The Times of London, about sexual harassment allegations in the U.K. Parliament.

Categories: Syndicated

A 5K To Highlight Gerrymandering

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

The Gerrymander 5K, a fun run in Asheville, N.C., highlights the state's controversial political maps.

Categories: Syndicated

Hondurans And Nicaraguans In The U.S. Anxious About Future Of Protected Status

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

"Temporary protected status" for immigrants from Honduras and Nicaragua expires Monday and among those worrying about whether the Trump administration will renew it are hotel workers in Las Vegas.

Categories: Syndicated

Oakland Center Finds Sickle Cell Treatment Success

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Discrimination can affect the treatment of African-Americans with sickle cell disease, leading to premature death. Here is a success story from an Oakland, Calif., center dedicated to treatment.

Categories: Syndicated

Sexual Assault And Farmworkers

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Rosalinda Guillen, director of Community to Community and longtime farmworkers' rights activist, about sexual assault of agricultural laborers.

Categories: Syndicated

Week In Politics: The DNC, Taxes, Russia Investigation

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

House Republicans are pushing to overhaul the tax code as indictments rattle the White House and Democrats turn on each other.

Categories: Syndicated

How Human Resources Handles Sexual Misconduct

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Laurie Ruettimann, a human resources consultant, about how organizations handle sexual misconduct.

Categories: Syndicated

NPR's Sexual Harassment Scandal

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Top NPR News executive Mike Oreskes was forced out after allegations of sexual harassment. NPR CEO Jarl Mohn is under fire.

Categories: Syndicated

How Russia Weaponized Social Media With 'Social Bots'

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Congress held hearings last week on how Russia used social media to interfere with the presidential campaign. One key tool they used was "bots," computer programs that act like real people online.

Categories: Syndicated

The Property Brothers Flip A Page On Their TV Triumphs

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

If you've ever watched HGTV, you've probably come across Drew and Jonathan Scott — the twins from Canada who are the darlings of home improvement. Their new book is called It Takes Two.

(Image credit: Courtesy of HGTV)

Categories: Syndicated

Saudi Arabia Arrests 11 Princes

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Eleven princes were arrested in Saudi Arabia in what the kingdom calls a corruption sweep. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with H.A. Hellyer of the Atlantic Council.

Categories: Syndicated

How To Shop For A Plan In The ACA Marketplace

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Last week marked the beginning of open enrollment on the healthcare exchanges set up under the Affordable Care Act. It's the first time they've been open under the Trump administration.

Categories: Syndicated

Fake Rumors Predicted Nationwide Power Outage

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

A video circulating on Facebook prompted some fears of a nationwide power outage.

Categories: Syndicated

The Woman Who Popularized The Term 'Sexual Harassment'

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

Lin Farley, journalist and author, helped popularize the term "sexual harassment" in the 1970s. She joins NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro to discuss how the term fits the current day.

Categories: Syndicated

Sexual Harassment In Westminster

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Lucy Fisher, senior political correspondent at The Times of London, about sexual harassment allegations in the U.K. Parliament.

Categories: Syndicated

A 5K To Highlight Gerrymandering

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 8:06am

The Gerrymander 5K, a fun run in Asheville, N.C., highlights the state's controversial political maps.

Categories: Syndicated