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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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School Shooting Survivors Discuss Their Experiences

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with shooting survivors Alfonso Calderon from Parkland, Fla., Hannah Haight from Italy, Texas, and Daniela Vargas from Aztec, N.M. about the latest school shooting.

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Afro-Latino Musical Traditions

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

For Black History Month, Alt.Latino offers up some new Latin music with African roots.

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U.K. Steps Up Its Wine Game

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

British wines used to be a bad joke. Now a warming climate and greater expertise have created conditions for an award-winning product.

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People And Their Stuff Examined In 'Nostalgia'

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks to Ellen Burstyn and Amber Tamblyn about their film Nostalgia. It's a meditation on the objects we part with and those we can't let go.

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Michael Ian Black On Why 'Boys Are Broken'

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

The gunman who killed 17 people in a Florida school was 19. Comedian Michael Ian Black tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about his tweets saying that deeper than the gun problem is "boys are broken."

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Small Business Owners More Optimistic, Survey Says

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

A survey says revenue and optimism is up for small businesses. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Matthew Eastman, who owns Lickity Splits Ice Cream in Florida.

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Floridians Call For Change After Latest School Shooting

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

After 17 people were killed in a mass shooting in Parkland, Fla., there's increasing pressure on lawmakers to take action on guns. Even some pro-gun Republicans are talking about policy changes.

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Trump Campaigner On Russia Indictment

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Susie Wiles, former senior strategist of the Trump campaign in Florida, about the recent indictment of 13 Russians for interference in the 2016 election.

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50 Years Later, Mister Rogers Remains Our Favorite Neighbor

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

Fred Rogers' pioneering childrens' show debuted on Feb. 19, 1968. We look at what made the series different for its time and how Fred Rogers contributed to saving public broadcasting.

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Sunday Puzzle: End Rhymes

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:07am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and puzzlemaster Will Shortz play this week's puzzle with David Chapus of Rush, N.Y.

(Image credit: NPR)

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John Corigliano On Composing At 80: 'An Adagio Is What I Look For'

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 7:25am

With a Pultizer, an Oscar, five Grammys and over 100 works to his credit, the American composer is still hard at work.

(Image credit: Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for New York Philharmonic)

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A Samba School Shout Out

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

Guess which NPR personality got to experience the dancing in Rio's storied Sambadrome? Lulu Garcia-Navarro offers a shout-out to her home team Vila Isabel, performing in tonight's Samba event.

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The Young Men Who Make A Living As Paid Personal Dancers In Brazil

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

It's carnival season in Brazil and the streets are pulsing with music and dancing. But for some Brazilians, that need to dance with others is year round — and worth a big expense.

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The Mixed Korean Hockey Team Takes To The Ice

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

The joint North-South Korea women's hockey team takes to the ice for the first time. There's drama, geopolitical intrigue and, oh yeah, a hockey game.

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'Text Me When You Get Home'

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

It's a common call as women bid goodbye to each other: "Text me when you get home." And that's the title of Kayleen Schaefer's book about modern female friendship. She talks with Lulu Garcia-Navarro.

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Teens Run For Kansas Governor

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

Seventeen-year-old Jack Bergeson is one of several teenage candidates for governor in Kansas. He talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about his platform and why he decided to run.

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How U.S. Spies Tried And Failed To Retrieve Stolen Cyberweapons

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to New York Times reporter Matthew Rosenberg about his story on the U.S. government's bungled attempt to reclaim stolen cybersecurity weapons from Russian operatives.

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A New Approach To Campaigns: Competitive Candidate School

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

In Austin, a political nonprofit is taking a Shark Tank-style approach to finding and training candidates to run for office.

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Party Strategists On The Week In Politics

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navaro speaks with Democratic strategist Celinda Lake and Republican strategist Alex Vogel about the week's biggest political news.

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The Case Of The Mysterious Amazon Packages

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 8:02am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Ming Ooi, chief strategy officer at review-checking service Fakespot.com, about mystery Amazon packages showing up at the home of a retired Massachusetts couple.

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