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Weekend Edition Saturday wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories. The two-hour program is hosted by NPR's Peabody Award-winning Scott Simon.
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Bush's Foreign Policy Legacy

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 3:02pm

NPR's Scott Simon talks with Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, about the foreign policy legacy of George H.W. Bush.

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The Attorney General Who Served Under Bush

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 3:00pm

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with former attorney general Dick Thornburgh. He served under President George H.W. Bush and shares his remembrances.

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Discussing Operation Desert Storm

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

NPR's Deb Amos speaks to Scott Simon about covering Operation Desert Storm.

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Former Speech Writer Of George H.W. Bush Discusses President's Legacy

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

NPRs Scott Simon speaks to Christopher Buckely who was President George H.W. Bush's speechwriter when he was Vice President.

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Pop Culture Comfort Food

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

What are the books, TV shows, movies, podcasts and board games that get you through the dark, lonely winter? We talk about Pop Culture Comfort food that gets us through the tough times.

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Saturday Sports: NFL Suspends Kareem Hunt

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

Howard Bryant of ESPN.com and ESPN the Magazine joins NPR's Scott Simon to talk about sports.

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First Student With Autism To Join Kent State Basketball Division 1 Team

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

Kent State university believes basketball player Kalin Bennett is the first student athlete with autism to sign a letter of intent for a Division 1 team. Bennett speaks with NPR's Scott Simon.

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Russia, Ukraine And The U.S.

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with former Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland about Russia, Ukraine and the United States.

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President Trump Set To Meet China President For The First Time This Year

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

President Trump and Xi Jinping will meet for the first time this year at the G20 Summit. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with former Ambassador Max Baucus about the political and economic stakes at play.

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G-20 Summit Day Two

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

President Trump meets with the Chinese president Saturday at the G-20 in Argentina for a high-stakes meeting on trade.

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George H.W. Bush Remembered

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

President George H.W. Bush passed away Friday at the age of 94. A look back at his presidency.

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A Tech Foundation Discusses Security And Privacy When It Comes To Smart Devices

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Ashley Boyd with the Mozilla Foundation about tech gifts that might not be secure.

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UNESCO Grant Hurling And Camogie A Cultural Status

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with the Gaelic Athletic Association's Director of Communications, Alan Milton, about hurling and Camogie having been named cultural treasures this week by UNESCO.

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Ohio Senator Discuss Bill To Reduce Tax Cuts For Auto Manufacturers

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with to Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown about his auto-jobs bill and the GM plant closings.

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The Latest In Mueller's Russia Investigation

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

It was a busy week in the Russia investigation. Special counsel Robert Mueller secured one high-profile cooperation agreement. Another, however, fell apart.

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Week In Politics: George H.W. Bush's Legacy And A Big Week Ahead For The Senate

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

Host Scott Simon talks to NPR's Ron Elving about the death of President Bush and the Senate's big week — there were signs of more efforts to diverge from President Trump's agenda.

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Looking Back At George H.W. Bush's Legacy

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 8:09am

President George H.W. Bush has died at the age of 94. We look back on his life and legacy.

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Protesters And Police Clash In Paris

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 10:31am

Police in the French capital fired teargas at thousands of protesters marching on the Champs Elysees Saturday.

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How The 'New World' Symphony Introduced American Music To Itself

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 8:02am

Sometimes it takes an outsider to see a culture clearly. Czech composer Antonin Dvorak's Ninth Symphony was an ode to what American music could become.

(Image credit: Ed Clark/Life Picture Collection/Getty)

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Twin's Difficult Birth Put A Project Designed To Reduce C-Sections To The Test

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 7:59am

A woman had twins in a hospital south of Boston last summer, right around dinner time. For doctors aiming to reduce cesareans, the second baby's tricky arrival tested the limits of teamwork.

(Image credit: Jesse Costa/WBUR)

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