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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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Political Campaign Get Savvy At Targeting Cord-Cutters

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

If it's an election season, you've most likely been subjected to a glut of political ads on TV. If you thought streaming services would help you avoid those ads, think again.

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Senate Midterm Preview

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

In the final stretch before November's midterm elections, Senate Democrats are defending red state incumbents and Republicans are poised to make gains.

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Squirrel Hill: Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

Fred Rogers, the public television star, was one of Squirrel Hill's most famous residents. He also, in times of crisis, had advice for the media and those watching.

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Synagogue's Former Rabbi On Pittsburgh's Jewish Community

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

The mass shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh has left the Jewish community reeling. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks to Rabbi Chuck Diamond about the impact.

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Trump Responds To Pittsburgh Shooting

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

We look at how President Trump has responded to the shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue that left at least 11 people dead.

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What's Next For Cesar Sayoc, Charged With Mailing Explosives

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

Cesar Sayoc, the man charged with sending more than a dozen explosives by mail, is scheduled to appear in court on Monday in Miami.

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What We Know About The Pittsburgh Shooting

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

Eleven people were killed and at least six injured when a gunman opened fire in a Pittsburgh synagogue.

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This Segment Is Rated R

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

It's been 50 years since the Motion Picture Association of America film came out with its rating system. Listeners share their stories about the first R-rated movie they saw.

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The Call-In: Civil Discourse

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

In our call-in segment, we hear from listeners about where they go in their community for civil conversations with people of different political stripes.

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Rhetoric In Media And Politics

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro discusses civil rhetoric with Carolyn Lukensmeyer of the National Institute for Civil Discourse and Ariela Schachter of Washington University in St. Louis.

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Why Hondurans Head North

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

Hondurans continue to flee their homeland for a better life up north. Their reasons for leaving include high crime, vicious gangs and few opportunities.

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Far-Right Jair Bolsonaro Leads As Brazilians Vote

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

Brazil's voters cast ballots today in the second round of the nation's presidential election that could see a far-right candidate, Jair Bolsonaro, elected.

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Anti-Semitic Incidents Increasing, ADL Says

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 8:17am

Following a deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue, NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with George Selim of the Anti-Defamation League about the rise of anti-Semitic incidents and speech.

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How One Group Is Galvanizing Dissatisfied Voters

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 1:32pm

In Colorado, a group is exploiting voter dissatisfaction with the two major political parties in an effort to elect unaffiliated candidates.

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U.S. To Pull Out Of International Arms Control Agreement

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 1:28pm

President Trump says he will pull the U.S. out of a 1987 arms control treaty with Russia. It was a treaty signed by President Reagan designed to reduce the dangers of nuclear war.

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The Role Of Identity In Politics

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:12am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks NYU professor Kwame Anthony Appiah about the role of identity — gender, party, class — in politics.

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A Brief History Of Nixon's 'Saturday Night Massacre'

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:12am

This weekend marks the 45th anniversary of the "Saturday Night Massacre," when Richard Nixon purged legal officials from the Justice Department. It led to Nixon's resignation the following year.

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What's At Stake In State Elections

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:12am

Reid Wilson, national correspondent for The Hill, joins NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro to talk about how the midterms may affect balance of power in state legislatures.

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Hundreds Of Thousands Demonstrate Against Brexit

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:12am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks the BBC's Charlotte Gallagher about a big anti-Brexit march in London and the looming deadline for an orderly withdrawal of the U.K. from the EU.

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Migrant Caravan Reaches Mexico

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:12am

Hundreds of migrants from Central America have crossed into Mexico and want to reach the United States.

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