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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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The Week Ahead In Politics

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

Normally, a presidential budget would be big news. But this time, it's a bit anti-climactic.

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Sunday Puzzle: Put Your Back Into It

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

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and puzzlemaster Will Shortz play this week's puzzle with Michelle Snow of Crown Point, Ind.

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Finding Planets Outside The Milky Way

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

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with University of Oklahoma postdoctoral researcher Eddie Guerras about how his team detected planets outside of our galaxy.

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Next Week On The Call-In: Sexual Harassment

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

We want to hear from you if you've had a friend or spouse who's been accused of sexual harassment. Have your feelings about them changed? What conversations are you having with or about them?

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Teens And Gender

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

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Nic Rider, post-doctoral fellow at the University of Minnesota whose research shows more teens in the U.S. are identifying as transgender or gender nonconforming.

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Auschwitz Tour Guide On Poland's Holocaust Complicity Ban

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

Poland has imposed limits on speech about the Holocaust. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Georgetown University's Anna Sommer Schneider, who gives tours of Auschwitz.

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All About The Deficit

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

Congress' two-year budget deal includes spending increases for the military, domestic programs and disaster relief. But it might also bring back trillion dollar annual deficits.

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Ethics Office Gets A New Chief

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

Emory Rounds III has been tapped to run the Office of Government Ethics. He'll be the agency's first permanent director since Walter Shaub resigned amid conflicts with the Trump White House last July.

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Knees, Domestic Violence And CTE: Why You Stopped Watching Football

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 9:11am

NFL viewership has gone down in recent years. There are a lot of theories about the reason for the decline. To help sort it out, we asked listeners why they stopped watching.

(Image credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

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New Orleans Tries Different Carnival Music

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Regine Chassagne of Arcade Fire pays tribute to her Haitian roots with a new Krewe du Kanaval at Mardi Gras this year. The effort is a collaboration with Preservation Hall Jazz band.

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Inside The Winchester Mystery House

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Winchester, starring Helen Mirren, is a new and frightening paranormal tale about one of the most haunted houses in America: the Winchester mansion.

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Women's Cross-Country Ski Team Has High Hopes For Olympics

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

An Olympic medal has always eluded the U.S. women's cross-country ski team. But this year it might be different. The U.S. has high hopes to score a win in PyeongChang.

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Hannity And Trump

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Fox News host Sean Hannity spent weeks hyping the memo and may have influenced the president's decision to release it. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Lachlan Markay of The Daily Beast.

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Preparing For A Very Cold Super Bowl In Minneapolis

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Their beloved Vikings aren't in the Super Bowl, but NFL fans in Minneapolis are embracing the host role for this year's game between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots.

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The Future Of Guantanamo

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Guantanamo Bay has long been a controversial lockup for terrorism suspects and the past two administrations have said they wanted to shut down the facility. President Trump wants to keep it open.

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Rep. Dave Brat On Nunes Memo And FISA

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

The fight in Washington over the Republican memo has called attention back to the FISA surveillance program. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Republican Rep. Dave Brat from Virginia.

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Creating A Community For People With Developmental Disabilities

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Parents of adult children with developmental disabilities often struggle with long-term housing options. In one Michigan city, there's an unusual development aiming to provide more independence.

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Just How Real Is Virtual Reality?

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with virtual reality researcher Jeremy Bailenson about his new book Experience on Demand. And she also tries some VR herself.

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How To Ease Tensions At Dueling Rallies: Talk

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Activists rallied in Annapolis for changes to gun laws. Some counterprotesters showed up and things were getting heated until the two sides started talking. Police Cpt. Tyrone Collington was there.

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How The Census Bureau Will Ask About Race

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:09am

Advocates from Middle Eastern and North African communities in the U.S. have pushed for decades to get their own check box on census forms. But the Census Bureau says the 2020 census won't include it.

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