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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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Utah Passes 'Free-Range Parenting' Law

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

Utah became the first state to pass a "free-range parenting" law. Republican State Sen. Lincoln Fillmore sponsored the bill and talks with NPR's Korva Coleman.

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Oklahoma Attorney General On Census Citizenship Question

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

The Trump administration is adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 U.S. Census. NPR's Korva Coleman talks with Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter about his support of the move.

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Trump's Cabinet Under Scrutiny

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

VA Secretary David Shulkin was fired after coming under scrutiny for taking his wife to Europe at taxpayer expense. He's the second member of Trump's Cabinet fired over apparent ethical lapses.

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Policing Since Ferguson: What's Changed?

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

Police shootings of black men are once again in the news, with the protests this weekend in Sacramento and the release on Friday of disturbing new videos of the 2016 shooting of Alton Sterling.

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A Sampling Of Alt.Latino Gems

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

Alt.Latino has discovered some new musical gems and gives us a sampling.

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Easter In Rio

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

On Easter Friday, Christian worshippers in Brazil will carry a plastic effigy of the crucified Christ and hum not hymns, but their favorite songs by a pop superstar Roberto "The King" Carlos.

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Edie Falco Plays A Middle-Aged Teacher With A Lot To Learn In 'Outside In'

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

Falco's character, Carol, feels trapped in her mundane job and marriage. But everything changes when a former student returns after 20 years in prison.

(Image credit: Nathan M. Miller/The Orchard)

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Battling Heroin With A Hearse And A Prayer

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

In a West Virginia community hard hit by the opioid crisis, two people have taken on the fight against addiction, using unorthodox — and very different — approaches.

(Image credit: Lynn Johnson for NPR)

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Sunday Puzzle: My Only Friend The E-N-D

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

NPR's Korva Coleman and puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle this week with David Marx of Wexford, Pa.

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Week In Washington

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

The U.S. expelled Russian diplomats and President Trump fired the head of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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What To Watch For In The NCAA Women's Basketball Championship

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

NPR's Korva Coleman previews the NCAA women's basketball championship game between Mississippi State and Notre Dame with ESPN's Maria Taylor.

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream 50 Years After His Assassination

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

Dr. Clayborne Carson of Stanford University, activist Bree Newsome, and listeners Robert Koenig and Maria Gil discuss the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with NPR's Korva Coleman.

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4,000 Liberians Must Leave U.S.

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

This week President Trump made a decision that will have a profound impact on the lives of about 4,000 Liberian immigrants. They have a year to pack up and return to Liberia or risk being deported.

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Protests Continue Over Stephon Clark In Sacramento

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:16am

NPR's Korva Coleman talks with Sonia Lewis about the latest developments following Stephon Clark's death. Lewis is a chapter lead with Black Lives Matter-Sacramento and a cousin of Clark.

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Hayley Kiyoko On Making Space For Queer Stories In Mainstream Pop

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 7:59pm

Kiyoko speaks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her debut album, Expectations, and the importance of songs for and about girls who like girls.

(Image credit: Amanda Charchian/Courtesy of the artist)

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Lindi Ortega's Cinematic 'Liberty' Takes Listeners To Unexpected Places

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 8:41am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Canadian country singer Lindi Ortega about her new studio album, "Liberty." The album is a cinematic journey that reflects Ortega's triumph over difficulties.

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Set In 1950s Morocco, 'Tangerine' Is A Dark Tale Of Twisted Love

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 8:41am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Christine Mangan about her debut novel, "Tangerine." The plot centers around a vulnerable heiress, her ne'er-do-well husband and an old friend with many secrets.

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President Johnson Made A Bombshell Announcement 50 Years Ago

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 8:41am

It's been 50 years since Lyndon Johnson announced he would not seek a second term as president. His polling went up overnight.

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Payment To Stormy Daniels May Have Broken Campaign Finance Law

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 8:41am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with The Campaign Legal Center's Larry Noble about whether election laws were broken when Stormy Daniels, who alleges a Trump affair, was paid off to stay silent.

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CDC Now Has Authority To Research Gun Violence. What's Next?

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 8:36am

Mark Rosenberg oversaw gun violence research at the CDC until the Dickey amendment stopped that work. Now, with new language in the legislation Trump signed, he explains how that work can begin again.

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