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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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Documenting The Hawaii Volcano

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 7:54am

Lava continues to erupt from fissures in the ground, threatening Hawaiian residents. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with resident Scott Wiggers, who's been documenting the eruption.

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Community Wants Closure After 1968 Coal Mine Explosion

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 7:54am

A West Virginia coal mine explosion 50 years ago haunts the town of Farmington. Families want to reinstate a lawsuit. Sen. Joe Manchin tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro that the town wants closure.

Categories: Syndicated

Israel And The Iran Deal

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 7:54am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to the former chief of Israeli military intelligence, Amos Yadlin, about how changes in U.S. foreign policy are affecting Israel.

Categories: Syndicated

U.S. Readies To Open Jerusalem Embassy

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 7:54am

By moving its embassy to Jerusalem, the U.S. endorses Israel's view that the city is its capital. Israeli control of the city has left many Palestinians struggling to remain in a city they call home.

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The Struggle Of Finding Help For 'A Dangerous Son'

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 9:21am

Stacy Shapiro and her son are featured in the new documentary A Dangerous Son, directed by Liz Garbus. It follows families with children who have violent outbursts due to mental illness.

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Milk! The 'Most Over-Argued Food In History'

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:33am

Author Mark Kurlansky discusses his new book Milk! with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro, and the roots of modern debates on dairy.

(Image credit: Anupam Nath/AP)

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States Sue Trump Administration Over Failure To End DACA

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

Jeff Landry is attorney general of Louisiana, one of seven states that filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration for its failure to end DACA. He talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro.

Categories: Syndicated

Payo, The 'Terrorist' Rooster

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

In Miami, a rooster was saved from a Santeria ceremony, and became a beloved pet. But to the neighbors, Payo is just the neighborhood bully.

Categories: Syndicated

South Florida Teens Organize To Prevent Gun Violence

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

In South Florida, students from neighborhoods hit hard by gun violence are taking matters into their own hands. They're holding meetups and organizing to try to limit the violence on their streets.

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Students Walk Out To Support Gun Rights

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Will Riley, a senior at Carlsbad High School in New Mexico. Riley organized a national school walkout for gun rights this past Wednesday.

Categories: Syndicated

Author Junot Diaz Faces Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

Author Junot Diaz has been accused of sexual misconduct and verbal abuse by several women.

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European Data Privacy Rules To Go Into Effect

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

New data privacy rules will soon go into effect in Europe. Matt Hancock, secretary of state for digital, culture, media and sport in the U.K. tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about the implications.

Categories: Syndicated

Former U.S. Prosecutor On Trump, Giuliani And Mueller

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with former assistant U.S. attorney Andrew McCarthy about the latest in the federal investigation into President Trump's alleged ties with Russia and Stormy Daniels.

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NASA Launches New Mars Mission

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

NASA is launching a probe to explore the center of Mars. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Oliver Morton, author of Mapping Mars, about what scientists hope to learn.

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Looking At 'Race And The Royals' Ahead Of Royal Wedding

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

Aatish Taseer chronicles some of his experiences dating British minor royalty in a recent Vanity Fair article. He tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro what he learned.

Categories: Syndicated

San Francisco To Vote On Ban Of Flavored E-Cigarettes And Tobacco

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

San Francisco tried to ban candy-flavored vape cigarettes, but a tobacco industry-funded campaign has put that ban on the ballot for public vote.

Categories: Syndicated

Federal Response To Puerto Rico Reignites Statehood Push

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

The federal government's flawed response to Hurricane Maria has rekindled the long-running debate around statehood for the U.S. territory.

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A Scramble For Cash In Senate Races

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

Democratic incumbents and challengers are generally out-raising their GOP rivals. But conservative superPACs and nonprofit groups could come Republicans' rescue.

Categories: Syndicated

ISIS Claims Afghanistan Attacks

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Seth Jones, director of the Transnational Threats Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies about ISIS and Afghanistan.

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Examining Human Rights In North Korea

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 8:28am

Robert King was a special envoy for North Korean human rights during the Obama administration. He joins NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro to talk about a potential deal that would release American prisoners.

Categories: Syndicated