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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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Democratic Candidates Storm Storm Lake

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 7:43am

Democratic presidential candidates made their pitch to rural voters at a gathering in Storm Lake, Iowa.

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One Fan's Game To Find The Throne In Sweden

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 7:43am

We hear from Game of Thrones fan Josefine Wallenå of Sweden about her search for an Iron Throne replica. It was part of a worldwide scavenger hunt promoting the final season of the hit HBO show.

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Tips For Spring Travel

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 7:43am

Spring break, grounded Boeing planes, bankruptcies, thunderstorms — perfect conditions for overcrowded and canceled flights. SmarterTravel editor Ashley Rossi offers advice to Lulu Garcia-Navarro.

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Petitioning For An Afro Emoji

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 7:43am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to writer Rhianna Jones, who is petitioning the Unicode Consortium for an emoji of a person with an Afro.

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Israeli Troops Kill At Least 4 Palestinian Protesters, Gaza Health Officials Say

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 7:43am

On the first anniversary of major protests at the border fence between Israel and Gaza, demonstrations were calmer than usual, but four Palestinians were killed.

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How Americans Are Reacting To The Mueller Investigation's End

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 7:43am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with political reporter Molly Ball of Time magazine about reactions to the end of the Mueller investigation.

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Sunday Puzzle: Ch-ch-choose Your Words

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KQED listener Nabil Tamer of Cupertino, Calif.

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Immigrant Detainees Say They Were Sexually Abused In CBP Custody

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

Several dozen immigrant detainees have alleged they were sexually abused in Customs and Border Protection holding facilities. This is the story of two young women who say they were victims.

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Polls Close In Thailand's Election

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

Voters went to the polls in Thailand, five years after the military seized power in a coup.

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How Climate Change Is Affecting Residents' Health In Miami

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

We visit Miami to talk with Dr. Cheryl Holder of Florida Clinicians For Climate Action, and Jorge, a fruit vendor who is feeling the effects of increasingly hot days firsthand.

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Veterans Sue Manufacturer Over Allegedly Faulty Earplugs

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

Troops are issued ear protection, but the Pentagon recently settled a lawsuit with the manufacturer over military earplugs that allegedly didn't work. Now, there are more lawsuits coming.

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Voters Respond To Mueller Investigation's End

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

Across the country, Americans are absorbing the news that special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe is complete — and awaiting more information about its findings.

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Snakes In A House

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Nathan Hawkins, owner of Big Snake Country Removal, about removing 45 rattlesnakes from under a Texas home.

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Journalist Garrett Graff On Mueller Report

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with journalist Garrett Graff about the questions he's hoping the Mueller report will shed light on.

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The View Of Midwest Flooding From Kansas City

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

The flooding on the Missouri River in the past week has broken lots of records as it's made its way downstream.

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The Last American Baseball Glove Factory

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

Baseball's opening day is right around the corner and one company will be paying close attention. Nokona is the last remaining glove maker that still produces the gloves in the U.S. for MLB players.

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Helado Negro On 'How You Smile'

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

For a decade Roberto Carlos Lange, better known as Helado Negro, has made music that surprises. Now he is out with his latest and most praised album to date, This Is How You Smile.

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A Very Important Study On Cheese And Hip-Hop

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

Researchers wanted to know if playing music to cheese could affect the taste. Dr. Beat Wampfler talked about the answer.

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Hundreds Killed In Cyclone Damage

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Rik Goverde of the aid organization Save the Children about relief efforts in Mozambique after the country was hit by Cyclone Idai more than a week ago.

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BuzzFeed News Investigation Finds World Wildlife Fund Backs Paramilitary Abuses

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 8:13am

A year long investigation by BuzzFeed News has unearthed human rights violations by the anti-poaching patrols the World Wildlife Fund employs. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with reporter Katie Baker.

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