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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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Sunday Puzzle: Solve This Case

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with WDET listener Elliott Shevin of Oak Park, Mich.

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Sunday Politics

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

We have the latest on the week in politics, including the shrinking Democratic presidential field and controversial comments by Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota.

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Ethiopian Airlines Flight Crashes

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737-800 MAX has crashed outside Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people on board.

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Inside The Racist Online Attacks On Meghan Markle

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Max Foster, royal correspondent and anchor at CNN, about his reporting on racist and sexist attacks against Meghan Markle.

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3 Billboards In Baltimore

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

Jennifer Carrieri's sister was murdered in 1996. The case was never solved. She talks with Lulu Garcia-Navarro about putting billboards up in Baltimore in search of leads in the case.

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New Trove Of Maya Artifacts Discovered In Mexico

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to archaeologist Guillermo de Anda about the discovery of a cave filled with ancient Maya artifacts.

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Why U.S. Visa Numbers Are Down

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

U.S. visas issued are down despite President Trump's recent embrace of legal immigration. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Stuart Anderson of the National Foundation for American Policy why that is.

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Drone Strikes And Transparency

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with former presidential homeland security adviser Lisa Monaco about President Trump's decision to rescind part of an order boosting transparency around drone strikes.

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Dueling Demonstrations In Venezuela

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

Venezuelans took to the streets Saturday, some in support of President Nicolás Maduro. Others showing their alliance with opposition leader Juan Guaidó. This, after a long power outage tested nerves.

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Alexander Skarsgård On 'The Aftermath'

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to actor Alexander Skarsgård about his latest film The Aftermath, which takes place in 1946 Hamburg after the country lost World War II.

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All Hipsters Don't Look The Same, OK?

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

Gideon Lichfield of the MIT Technology Review talks about how a man blasted the publication for using a photo of him in a story about how all hipsters look the same, but it was someone else.

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Journalist Cody Weddle On His Detention In Venezuela

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with American freelance reporter Cody Weddle, who was detained in Venezuela and then deported back to the U.S.

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Reckoning With 8 Years Of War In Syria

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 8:11am

It's been eight years since the Syrian uprising that led to civil war. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Syrian-American journalist Alia Malek about the conflict and where it may be headed.

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Growing Closer After Changing Faiths

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 8:25am

NPR'S Lulu Garcia-Navarro speak with Kathryn Ross, who grew closer to her son after changing her faith.

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The Best 'Florida Man' Stories

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 8:25am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks the Miami Herald's Howard Cohen about bizarre stories situated in Florida featuring the so-called Florida Man.

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Hardcore Muskox Hunters Camp For Permits

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 8:25am

Every winter, people camp out for days in a parking lot in western Alaska to get permits to hunt muskox. It's kind of a big deal.

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The Ethics Of New Technology

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 8:25am

Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Caterina Fake. She is a co-founder of Flickr, a venture capitalist, and host of the podcast Should This Exist? about understanding the impact of technology on humanity.

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Update On Separated Parent

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 8:25am

A group of Central American parents separated from their children when they were deported from the U.S. say they have a legal right to be reunited with their kids.

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Sunday Puzzle: In This Game, A Chance To Claim Vic-tor-y

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 8:25am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KQED listener Tracy Starr of Oakland, Calif.

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The Song Capturing The Heart Of Sudan's Protest Movement

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 8:25am

Some of Sudan's biggest protests in decades are demanding that President Omar al-Bashir step down. A song written for an earlier time of discord has emerged as the protesters' anthem.

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