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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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Jack Goldsmith Says Temper Your Supreme Expectations

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 8:43am

Harvard Law professor Jack Goldsmith tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro both liberals and conservatives should temper their expectations for a new Supreme Court.

Categories: Syndicated

Investigating Flood Insurance

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 8:43am

Mark Collette of the Houston Chronicle tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about his investigation into the National Flood Insurance Program.

Categories: Syndicated

The Call-In: Affordability

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 8:43am

The U.S. economy is adding jobs. The unemployment rate has hit record lows. Listener Jamie Hamann and Bill Rodgers of Rutgers University talk about today's economy.

Categories: Syndicated

Yes, Smash Mouth Has Seen The 'All Star' Memes

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:12am

Smash Mouth has recorded a new acoustic version of its 1997 debut album Fush Yu Mang. The 1990s ska-punk staples talk about songwriting, fan mail and all those "All Star" memes.

(Image credit: Jay Blakesberg/Courtesy of the artist)

Categories: Syndicated

Alaska Native Tannery Is Bringing Seal Back

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

Federal regulations largely put an end to the luxury trade in seal pelts decades ago, but a reopened tannery in Alaska has created a new market for sealskin garments made by Alaska Natives.

(Image credit: Zachariah Hughes/Alaska Public Media)

Categories: Syndicated

Next Week On The Call-In: The Economy

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

We ask listeners to call 202-216-9217 and tell us how the economy is doing in your town. Be sure to include your full name, where you're from and your phone number and we may use it on the air.

Categories: Syndicated

'Lagordiloca,' The Texas Reporter

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

Priscilla Villarreal, who calls herself Lagordiloca, drives through Laredo, Texas, chasing crime and traffic, streaming them live on Facebook. She's a news source in Laredo and a controversial figure.

Categories: Syndicated

The Scientists Who Explore Human Hormones In 'Aroused'

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Dr. Randi Hutter Epstein about her new book Aroused, which tells the story of the scientific quest to understand human hormones.

Categories: Syndicated

Democratic Roundtable On Immigration

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Democratic voters Yvette Montoya, Lorena Gingerich and Bruce Carlton about the party's response to President Trump's immigration policies.

Categories: Syndicated

The Importance Of Local Journalism

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

Local journalists Nyssa Kruse, David Ovalle, Corrie MacLaggan, and Landon Shroder talk about the importance of what they do after the shooting that left five people dead in a newsroom in Maryland.

Categories: Syndicated

Mexicans Go To The Polls

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

Mexicans cast ballots on Sunday to elect their next president. The candidate well ahead of the others in polls is Andrés Manuel López Obrador, a leftist who has tried twice before for the presidency.

Categories: Syndicated

The Supreme Court And The Midterms

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

President Trump plans to announce another nomination to the Supreme Court on July 9. The effects of his choice will echo beyond the court docket to the midterm elections.

Categories: Syndicated

Thousands March Against Trump Immigration Policies

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

People opposed to the government's immigration policies marched across the country Saturday.

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Sunday Puzzle: The Other A-I

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and puzzle master Will Shortz play the puzzle this week with Alec Weisman of San Francisco.

(Image credit: NPR)

Categories: Syndicated

The Fight Over New Hampshire's Tallest Mountain

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

We take a trip to the top of New Hampshire's Mount Washington to see how a controversial trail has reignited debate over who should get to use, own and profit from the Northeast's highest peak.

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Republican Roundtable On Immigration

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Republicans David Podurgiel, Becky Ravenkamp and Michael Sabat about the president's immigration policies and who they think should be allowed into the country.

Categories: Syndicated

The Art Of 'Flopping' In Soccer

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

With soccer's World Cup in full swing, so is the flopping. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to soccer enthusiast and writer David Henry Sterry about the art of flopping.

Categories: Syndicated

Update On Migrant Women Detained In Texas

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Bethany Carson, immigration researcher and organizer for the nonprofit group Grassroots Leadership, about immigrant women detained without their children.

Categories: Syndicated

'Woman Walks Ahead' Lead Sees A Sea Change For Indigenous People On Film

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 8:03am

Michael Greyeyes, a Cree actor from a First Nation in Canada, plays the great Native American chief Sitting Bull in a new film. He says it's the role of a lifetime — and a portent of things to come.

(Image credit: Richard Foreman/A24)

Categories: Syndicated

'What The Eyes Don't See' In Flint

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 8:04am

NPR's Susan Davis talks with Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha about her new memoir which tells the story of her research that helped expose widespread lead poisoning of Flint, Mich.'s drinking water.

Categories: Syndicated