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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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Iran Seizes Foreign Oil Tanker, State Media Say

Sun, 08/04/2019 - 8:38am

Iranian state media say Iran's naval forces have seized a foreign tanker in the Persian Gulf.

Categories: Syndicated

Sunday Politics

Sun, 08/04/2019 - 8:38am

We look at the president's response to recent mass shootings.

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Sunday Puzzle: High C's

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:03am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle this week with David Herbst of Inverness, Calif.

(Image credit: NPR)

Categories: Syndicated

What's Your Signature Song? An Ode To 'Wide Open Spaces' By The Dixie Chicks

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

Margaret Thym of Albuquerque, N.M., shares her signature song, "Wide Open Spaces" by the Dixie Chicks.

Categories: Syndicated

Woman Who Popularized Gender-Reveal Parties Says Her Views On Gender Have Changed

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

An early proponent of the gender reveal now has more nuanced thoughts about the popular theme for parties.

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In Paris, This Refugee Radio Station Is A Lifeline — In 5 Different Languages

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

Where can I find food? How do I fill out an asylum application? Stalingrad Connection, a community radio station, helps migrants find crucial information as they navigate a new country.

(Image credit: Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images)

Categories: Syndicated

When The Kids Grow Up, Motherhood Becomes A State Of 'Otherhood'

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

The new Netflix film stars Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette and Felicity Huffman as three best friend moms who decide to show up unannounced in New York City to pay their adult sons a surprise visit.

(Image credit: Linda Kallerus/Netflix)

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Boris Johnson's Pledge To Pull Out Of EU Has Renewed Calls For Independence In Scotland

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

The U.K.'s new prime minister's promise to honor Brexit has some voters in Scotland renewing calls for independence

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Thousands Of Protesters Arrested In Russia For Demanding Fair Local Elections

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

Moscow Times reporter Evan Gershkovich tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about mass arrests in Moscow this weekend.

Categories: Syndicated

Baltimore Sun Editorial Board Fires Back At President Trump

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Baltimore Sun editorial writer Peter Jensen about the paper's response to President Trump.

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There Are More Fireflies In Chicago Than Usual This Year. Here's Why

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Doug Taron of the Chicago Academy of Sciences why Chicagoans are seeing more lightning bugs this year.

Categories: Syndicated

Maryland Family Has Fostered Dozens Of Unaccompanied Migrant Children

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

Faith and conviction have driven one Maryland family to open their home to migrant children separated from their parents at the southern border. They have fostered dozens of children.

Categories: Syndicated

20 Candidates Will Face Off During Second Democratic Debates In Detroit

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

Democratic presidential candidates will debate again this week, over two nights.

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Hydroelectric Dam Project Could Threaten Tanzanian Game Reserve, Conservationists Say

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

The president of Tanzania has ordered that a major game reserve be split in two, and has banned hunting in the larger part of the reserve.

Categories: Syndicated

The Connection Between Gov. Rossello's Leaked Chats And Corruption In Puerto Rico

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Luis Valentin of the Center for Investigative Journalism. Valentin's reporting led Puerto Rico's governor to announce that he will resign Aug. 2.

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Rep. Jeff Van Drew Discusses Rationale Of The House Democrats Opposed To Impeachment

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Rep. Jeff Van Drew, D-N.J., about the part of the House Democratic caucus that is cool to the idea of impeaching President Trump.

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Destiny's Child 'The Writing's On The Wall' Turns 20

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

It's been 20 years since Destiny's Child released the band's second album, "The Writing's on the Wall."

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Volcano Experts And Archaeologists Are Clashing Over Access To Study Pompeii

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

Volcanologists and archaeologists are clashing over access to the ancient site of Pompeii.

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At Fortnite World Cup, Winner Will Take Top Prize Of $3 Million

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 8:00am

16-year-old Logan Eschenburg is a competitor in the Fortnite World Cup being held in New York City this weekend.

Categories: Syndicated

A Special Tune Marked Apollo 11

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 8:00am

ABC commissioned an original song from Duke Ellington for the 1969 mission. Ellington wrote and performed "Moon Maiden" as viewers waited for the lunar landing.

Categories: Syndicated