NPR Programs: Weekend Edition Sunday : NPR https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=10 <em>Weekend Edition Sunday</em> 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. en Copyright 2019 NPR - For Personal Use Only NPR API RSS Generator 0.94 Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:35 -0500 https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2018/08/06/npr_we_podcasttile1_sq-cf32a980b540f1d1b2d51173ca3cfdd7ecc55058.jpg?s=200 Weekend Edition Sunday https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=10 yes 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.]]> NPR no Sunday Puzzle: Name That President Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with WBUR listener Angela Voss of Medford, Mass.]]> Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:35 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695483109/sunday-puzzle-name-that-president?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695483109/sunday-puzzle-name-that-president?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Puzzle: Name That President NPR Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with WBUR listener Angela Voss of Medford, Mass.]]> 356 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and <em>Weekend Edition</em> puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with WBUR listener Angela Voss of Medford, Mass. What Makes Someone American Indian? Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536896/what-makes-someone-american-indian?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536896/what-makes-someone-american-indian?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday What Makes Someone American Indian? NPR 250 no Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren has apologized for identifying as "American Indian" in the 1980s, when the number of people who identified as Native American on the U.S. census rose dramatically. Volunteers Fight Bad Science Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536889/volunteers-fight-bad-science?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536889/volunteers-fight-bad-science?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Volunteers Fight Bad Science NPR 274 no James Heathers is a postdoctoral researcher at Northeastern University, who looks for mistakes for fun. He speaks to NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks about errors published in scientific papers. 'Every Day Is A Good Day When You're Floating': Anne McClain Talks Life In Space Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536882/every-day-is-a-good-day-when-you-re-floating-anne-mcclain-talks-life-in-space?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536882/every-day-is-a-good-day-when-you-re-floating-anne-mcclain-talks-life-in-space?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 'Every Day Is A Good Day When You're Floating': Anne McClain Talks Life In Space NPR 377 no Kindergartners from Georgetown Day School in Washington D.C., help NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro field questions to McClain, who's an astronaut serving on the International Space Station. Car Loan Delinquencies Reach New High Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536872/car-loan-delinquencies-reach-new-high?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536872/car-loan-delinquencies-reach-new-high?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Car Loan Delinquencies Reach New High NPR 243 no Economic pessimists seized on new data indicating an increase in car loan delinquencies as evidence of a looming recession, but a downturn is likely simply because of the economy's cyclical nature. What Funding For The Wall Means For The Military Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536865/what-funding-for-the-wall-means-for-the-military?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536865/what-funding-for-the-wall-means-for-the-military?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday What Funding For The Wall Means For The Military Steve Walsh 232 no Under Trump's declaration of a national emergency plan, military construction funds are to be diverted to build a barrier on the southern border. That could put projects at U.S. bases on hold. 'Chavismo' Fades As Venezuela's Poor Suffer Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536858/chavismo-fades-as-venezuela-s-poor-suffer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536858/chavismo-fades-as-venezuela-s-poor-suffer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 'Chavismo' Fades As Venezuela's Poor Suffer NPR 257 no Venezuela's poor were the beneficiaries of Chavez's Bolivarian socialist revolution. But 20 years later, they have little food and medicine and few jobs, eroding support for President Maduro. D.C. Catholics React To McCarrick's Defrocking Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536851/d-c-catholics-react-to-mccarricks-defrocking?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536851/d-c-catholics-react-to-mccarricks-defrocking?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday D.C. Catholics React To McCarrick's Defrocking NPR 146 no Catholics in Washington, D.C. react to news that the man who served as their archbishop, former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, has been defrocked after being found guilty by the Vatican of sexual abuse. Sunday Politics Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536844/sunday-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536844/sunday-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Politics NPR 260 no The president's declaration of a national emergency is headed to the courts, where its future is uncertain. In the mean time, is he able to declare a political victory? Colorado Man Tells His Mountain Lion Attack Story Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536837/colorado-man-tells-his-mountain-lion-attack-story?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536837/colorado-man-tells-his-mountain-lion-attack-story?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Colorado Man Tells His Mountain Lion Attack Story Luke Runyon 225 no A Colorado trail runner was attacked by a mountain lion earlier this month. Travis Kauffman managed to defend himself by killing the juvenile lion with his bare hands. Kaepernick's Settlement And The NFL Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536830/kaepernicks-settlement-and-the-nfl?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536830/kaepernicks-settlement-and-the-nfl?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Kaepernick's Settlement And The NFL NPR 236 no Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Jason Reid, senior NFL writer at The Undefeated, about Colin Kaepernick's settlement with the NFL. Food Banks Are Overflowing With Milk Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536823/food-banks-are-overflowing-with-milk?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536823/food-banks-are-overflowing-with-milk?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Food Banks Are Overflowing With Milk NPR 190 no Tariffs announced by the Trump administration have led to a glut of milk in the United States. Food pantries are suffering because they're deluged with milk and have no way to store or distribute it. Violent Protests Continue In Haiti Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536816/violent-protests-continue-in-haiti?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536816/violent-protests-continue-in-haiti?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Violent Protests Continue In Haiti NPR 190 no In Haiti, violent anti-government protests have been going on for more than a week. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with CNN's Miguel Marquez. Law Professor Jonathan Turley On The Legal Fight Over The Border Wall Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536809/law-professor-jonathan-turley-on-the-legal-fight-over-the-border-wall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536809/law-professor-jonathan-turley-on-the-legal-fight-over-the-border-wall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Law Professor Jonathan Turley On The Legal Fight Over The Border Wall NPR 257 no Lawyers filed lawsuits just hours after President Trump declared a national emergency in order to secure wall funding. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks to constitutional scholar Jonathan Turley. Texas Landowners Sue Over Border Wall Plans Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536802/texas-landowners-sue-over-border-wall-plans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695536802/texas-landowners-sue-over-border-wall-plans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Texas Landowners Sue Over Border Wall Plans NPR 116 no Nayda Alvarez and Yvette Gaytan are land owners in Texas who would be impacted by President Trump's border wall. They're among those suing the government. A Chance Meeting Changes Lives In Sophie Kinsella's Latest Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:12:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695191491/a-chance-meeting-changes-lives-in-sophie-kinsellas-latest?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695191491/a-chance-meeting-changes-lives-in-sophie-kinsellas-latest?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday A Chance Meeting Changes Lives In Sophie Kinsella's Latest NPR 382 no The author of the bestselling Shopaholic series is back, with a new novel about a woman who's addicted not to shopping but to fixing the lives of the people around her — at the expense of her own. Interior Dept.'s Push To Limit Public Records Requests Draws Criticism Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:10:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/694466402/interior-dept-s-push-to-limit-public-records-requests-draws-criticism?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/694466402/interior-dept-s-push-to-limit-public-records-requests-draws-criticism?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Interior Dept.'s Push To Limit Public Records Requests Draws Criticism Nate Hegyi 235 no Public records requests to the office of the Secretary of the Interior have increased by over 200 percent since 2016. Critics say that proposed rule changes to limit those requests will hamper access. Their Home Survived The Camp Fire — But Their Insurance Did Not Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695205917/their-home-survived-the-camp-fire-but-their-insurance-did-not?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/695205917/their-home-survived-the-camp-fire-but-their-insurance-did-not?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Their Home Survived The Camp Fire -- But Their Insurance Did Not Pauline Bartolone 235 no The Camp Fire in November 2018 incinerated roughly 90 percent of the homes in Paradise, Calif. Owners of the few remaining homes may find it more difficult to keep their home insured. Piroshka Wields Political Discourse And Dreamy Guitars Sun, 17 Feb 2019 07:52:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/694721388/piroshka-wields-political-discourse-and-dreamy-guitars?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/17/694721388/piroshka-wields-political-discourse-and-dreamy-guitars?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Piroshka Wields Political Discourse And Dreamy Guitars NPR 438 no All veterans of the 1990s U.K. indie-pop scene, the rock quartet uses a textured, melodic sound to take on some very contemporary concerns. This City Told Amazon And Google: No Incentives For You Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:25:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/15/695156096/this-city-told-amazon-and-google-no-incentives-for-you?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/15/695156096/this-city-told-amazon-and-google-no-incentives-for-you?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday This City Told Amazon And Google: No Incentives For You NPR 297 no Amazon canceled plans for a New York City HQ after meeting stiff opposition over big tax breaks and other incentives. A California mayor refused to offer similar incentives but landed Google anyway. Sunday Puzzle: 3rd & O Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a puzzle with WVPM listener Joe Sallmen of Fairmont, W.Va.]]> Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:53 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692431826/sunday-puzzle-3rd-o?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692431826/sunday-puzzle-3rd-o?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday NPR Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a puzzle with WVPM listener Joe Sallmen of Fairmont, W.Va.]]> 375 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and <em>Weekend Edition</em> puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a puzzle with WVPM listener Joe Sallmen of Fairmont, W.Va. 'He Should Have Known Not To Do This': Richmond Students Talk About Northam Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693109006/richmond-teachers-make-virginia-scandals-a-point-of-discussion?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693109006/richmond-teachers-make-virginia-scandals-a-point-of-discussion?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 'He Should Have Known Not To Do This': Richmond Students Talk About Northam Megan Pauly 250 no The situation around the top elected officials in Richmond, Va., is perplexing to many, including students and teachers in the state. Some are seizing the moment to talk about it. Author Dave Cullen On Telling The Story Of The Parkland Activists Columbine, tackles another high school shooting in his new book, Parkland. Cullen talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about the teen survivors who later became activists.]]> Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108999/author-dave-cullen-on-telling-the-story-of-the-parkland-activists?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108999/author-dave-cullen-on-telling-the-story-of-the-parkland-activists?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Author Dave Cullen On Telling The Story Of The Parkland Activists NPR Columbine, tackles another high school shooting in his new book, Parkland. Cullen talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about the teen survivors who later became activists.]]> 393 no Dave Cullen, the author of <em>Columbine,</em> tackles another high school shooting in his new book, <em>Parkland.</em> Cullen talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about the teen survivors who later became activists. Massachusetts Historian Works To Solve Mystery Of Anonymous Graves Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108992/massachusetts-historian-works-to-solve-mystery-of-anonymous-graves?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108992/massachusetts-historian-works-to-solve-mystery-of-anonymous-graves?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Massachusetts Historian Works To Solve Mystery Of Anonymous Graves Eve Zuckoff 229 no Massachusetts students and their teacher are identifying the people buried in nameless graves at a cemetery associated with a now-closed state school for disabled people. Venezuela Runs Short On Power And Fuel Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108985/venezuela-runs-short-on-power-and-fuel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108985/venezuela-runs-short-on-power-and-fuel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Venezuela Runs Short On Power And Fuel NPR 314 no Oil-rich Venezuela could run out of gasoline in just a couple of weeks, as U.S. sanctions bite and their refinery capacity shrinks. If that happens, this would paralyze the already crippled economy. U.S. And South Korea Reach Deal On Military Costs Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108978/u-s-and-south-korea-reach-a-deal-on-military-costs?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108978/u-s-and-south-korea-reach-a-deal-on-military-costs?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday U.S. And South Korea Reach Deal On Military Costs NPR 194 no Under the agreement, South Korea will contribute about $890 million a year for the U.S. military presence — less than the billion dollars or more the U.S. had requested. Sunday Politics Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108971/sunday-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108971/sunday-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Politics NPR 225 no We have an update on congressional negotiations over border wall funding and the political turmoil in Virginia. Rep. Steny Hoyer On Border Security Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108964/rep-steny-hoyer-on-border-security?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108964/rep-steny-hoyer-on-border-security?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Rep. Steny Hoyer On Border Security NPR 214 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Rep. Steny Hoyer, Democrat of Maryland, about his recent trip to the U.S.-Mexico border and about the status of border security funding negotiations on Capitol Hill. Update On American Held In Russia Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108957/update-on-american-held-in-russia?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108957/update-on-american-held-in-russia?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Update On American Held In Russia NPR 236 no It's been more than a month since Paul Whelan was arrested in Moscow on suspicion of espionage. His family is frustrated by the lack of information about the charges against him. Legal Battle Over Border Wall Plays Out At Chapel In Mission, Texas Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108950/legal-battle-over-border-wall-plays-out-at-chapel-in-mission-texas?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108950/legal-battle-over-border-wall-plays-out-at-chapel-in-mission-texas?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Legal Battle Over Border Wall Plays Out At Chapel In Mission, Texas NPR 548 no A chapel on the border is at the center of a legal dispute between the local Catholic diocese and the Trump administration. We visit the church in Mission, Texas. Supreme Court To Take On Gun Laws This Spring Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108943/supreme-court-to-take-on-gun-laws-this-spring?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108943/supreme-court-to-take-on-gun-laws-this-spring?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Supreme Court To Take On Gun Laws This Spring NPR 286 no The Supreme Court is poised to take up a guns case for the first time in nearly a decade. And with a newly conservative majority, it could reshape gun rights and restrictions across the country. Democrat Sherrod Brown Tours Early Voting States Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108936/democrat-sherrod-brown-tours-early-voting-states?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693108936/democrat-sherrod-brown-tours-early-voting-states?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Democrat Sherrod Brown Tours Early Voting States NPR 352 no Ohio Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown hasn't decided to run for president yet. He's on a tour of early primary states, like New Hampshire, testing out a message focused on the working class. Grammy-Nominated Blues Musician Cedric Burnside Remembers His Roots Benton County Relic was nominated for a Grammy this year in the Best Traditional Blues category and features lyrics about his poor upbringing in Mississippi.]]> Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:05:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693047029/grammy-nominated-blues-musician-cedric-burnside-remembers-his-roots?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693047029/grammy-nominated-blues-musician-cedric-burnside-remembers-his-roots?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Grammy-Nominated Blues Musician Cedric Burnside Remembers His Roots Clay Masters Benton County Relic was nominated for a Grammy this year in the Best Traditional Blues category and features lyrics about his poor upbringing in Mississippi.]]> 301 no His album <em>Benton County Relic </em>was nominated for a Grammy this year in the Best Traditional Blues category and features lyrics about his poor upbringing in Mississippi. Why We Can't Break Up With Big Tech Sun, 10 Feb 2019 07:27:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692877140/why-we-cant-break-up-with-big-tech?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692877140/why-we-cant-break-up-with-big-tech?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Why We Can't Break Up With Big Tech NPR 308 no Gizmodo's Kashmir Hill spent six weeks trying to cut Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Apple out of her life completely. "Spoiler," she says. "It's not possible." How To Get Meat Eaters To Eat More Plant-Based Foods? Make Their Mouths Water Sun, 10 Feb 2019 07:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2019/02/10/692114918/how-to-get-meat-eaters-to-eat-more-plant-based-foods-make-their-mouths-water?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2019/02/10/692114918/how-to-get-meat-eaters-to-eat-more-plant-based-foods-make-their-mouths-water?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday How To Get Meat Eaters To Eat More Plant-Based Foods? Make Their Mouths Water NPR 233 no Vegetable-based dishes may be better for the Earth but don't always sound seductive on menus. Marketers, researchers and food chains think they know how to get meat lovers to make the swap more often. Leah Nobel Explores The Mixed Bag Of Human Experience With New Album Running in Borrowed Shoes. ]]> Sun, 10 Feb 2019 06:19:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692376686/leah-nobel-explores-the-mixed-bag-of-human-experience-with-new-album?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692376686/leah-nobel-explores-the-mixed-bag-of-human-experience-with-new-album?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Leah Nobel Explores The Mixed Bag Of Human Experience With New Album NPR Running in Borrowed Shoes. ]]> 372 no Leah Nobel interviewed 100 people about what it means to be human to help create her new album <em>Running in Borrowed Shoes. </em> Lies Are Illegal In The 'Golden State' Of Ben Winters Sun, 10 Feb 2019 06:16:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692512716/lies-are-illegal-in-the-golden-state-of-ben-winters?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/692512716/lies-are-illegal-in-the-golden-state-of-ben-winters?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Lies Are Illegal In The 'Golden State' Of Ben Winters NPR 306 no In his new book, the author imagines a world where officers known as Speculators track down liars, in a cross between a dystopian novel and a classic detective story. If Your Name Is Josh Cohen, You Probably Think 'The Other Josh Cohen' Is About You The Other Josh Cohen. It's a common Jewish name. One of them thought the show was about him, for good reason.]]> Sun, 10 Feb 2019 05:34:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693079168/what-happens-when-the-josh-cohen-club-goes-to-see-the-other-josh-cohen?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/10/693079168/what-happens-when-the-josh-cohen-club-goes-to-see-the-other-josh-cohen?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday If Your Name Is Josh Cohen, You Probably Think 'The Other Josh Cohen' Is About You NPR The Other Josh Cohen. It's a common Jewish name. One of them thought the show was about him, for good reason.]]> 217 no A group of men all named Josh Cohen went to a new off-Broadway musical <em>The Other Josh Cohen.</em> It's a common Jewish name. One of them thought the show was about him, for good reason. Sunday Puzzle: In The 'No' Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:28 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691014731/sunday-puzzle-in-the-no?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691014731/sunday-puzzle-in-the-no?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Puzzle: In The 'No' NPR 355 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with WLRN listener Rob Olmstead of Clearwater, Fla. Gov. Northam Resists Calls To Resign, Despite Demands Across The Political Spectrum Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691065291/gov-northam-resists-calls-to-resign-despite-demands-across-the-political-spectru?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691065291/gov-northam-resists-calls-to-resign-despite-demands-across-the-political-spectru?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Gov. Northam Resists Calls To Resign, Despite Demands Across The Political Spectrum NPR 196 no Virginia Governor Ralph Northam vows to keep working for Virginians while demands across the political spectrum for his resignation continue. After 33 Years, Northern Haze Is Back With New Album 'Siqinnaarut' Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058287/after-33-years-northern-haze-is-back-with-new-album-siqinnaarut?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058287/after-33-years-northern-haze-is-back-with-new-album-siqinnaarut?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday After 33 Years, Northern Haze Is Back With New Album 'Siqinnaarut' NPR 396 no In 1985, an album from a decidedly far-flung place put the band Northern Haze on the map. James Ungalaq talks to NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about his band's new album and their the music lives on. Lucky Lamp Lighting And Anchovy Overload: Wacky Rituals Sports Fans Swear By Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058280/lucky-lamp-lighting-and-anchovy-overload-wacky-rituals-sports-fans-swear-by?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058280/lucky-lamp-lighting-and-anchovy-overload-wacky-rituals-sports-fans-swear-by?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Lucky Lamp Lighting And Anchovy Overload: Wacky Rituals Sports Fans Swear By NPR 182 no In honor of Super Bowl LIII, sports fans across the U.S. tell us what superstitions and rituals they cling to when the pressure is on for their favorite team. Reuters Investigation Finds UAE Employed Former NSA Hackers As Spies Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058267/reuters-investigation-finds-uae-employed-former-nsa-hackers-as-spies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058267/reuters-investigation-finds-uae-employed-former-nsa-hackers-as-spies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Reuters Investigation Finds UAE Employed Former NSA Hackers As Spies NPR 373 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Joel Schectman of Reuters, who co-wrote a report about former NSA hackers who went to work for the United Arab Emirates and spied on human rights advocates. Thousands Of Venezuelans Take To The Streets To Protest Ongoing Political Crisis Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058258/thousands-of-venezuelans-take-to-the-streets-to-protest-ongoing-political-crisis?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058258/thousands-of-venezuelans-take-to-the-streets-to-protest-ongoing-political-crisis?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Thousands Of Venezuelans Take To The Streets To Protest Ongoing Political Crisis NPR 209 no Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans have taken to the streets to oust President Nicolas Maduro. A day after the latest protests, Maduro remains defiant. What To Expect When President Trump Addresses The Nation Tuesday Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058247/what-to-expect-when-president-trump-addresses-the-nation-tuesday?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058247/what-to-expect-when-president-trump-addresses-the-nation-tuesday?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday What To Expect When President Trump Addresses The Nation Tuesday NPR 250 no President Trump's State of the Union address will take place later than normal, and while the threat of another shutdown looms. 3 Award-Winning Latina Authors Are Symbols Of Hope For Next Generation Of Writers Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058238/3-award-winning-latina-authors-are-symbols-of-hope-for-next-generation-of-writer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058238/3-award-winning-latina-authors-are-symbols-of-hope-for-next-generation-of-writer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 3 Award-Winning Latina Authors Are Symbols Of Hope For Next Generation Of Writers NPR 268 no Children's literature handed out some of its biggest awards this past week. And three Latina authors were recipients. We talk to them about what this moment means to them. 2 Rams Cheerleaders Will Be The 1st Men In NFL History To Perform At The Super Bowl Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058231/two-rams-cheerleaders-set-to-be-first-men-in-nfl-history-to-perform-at-the-super?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058231/two-rams-cheerleaders-set-to-be-first-men-in-nfl-history-to-perform-at-the-super?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 2 Rams Cheerleaders Will Be The 1st Men In NFL History To Perform At The Super Bowl NPR 190 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Los Angeles Rams cheerleaders Quinton Peron and Napoleon Jinnie just before their historic Super Bowl routine as the first male cheerleaders to perform. Nevada Reaches Major Milestone As First State With Majority Of Women In Legislature Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058224/nevada-reaches-major-milestone-as-first-state-with-majority-of-women-in-legislat?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058224/nevada-reaches-major-milestone-as-first-state-with-majority-of-women-in-legislat?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Nevada Reaches Major Milestone As First State With Majority Of Women In Legislature NPR 257 no It's the year of women in Nevada. On Monday, the state becomes the first to have a legislature where women outnumber men. The state's supreme court also has a majority of women. Former HHS Secretary Details To How Make State Of The Union Response Stand Out Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058217/former-hhs-secretary-details-to-how-make-state-of-the-union-response-stand-out?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058217/former-hhs-secretary-details-to-how-make-state-of-the-union-response-stand-out?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Former HHS Secretary Details To How Make State Of The Union Response Stand Out NPR 262 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius about the challenge of giving a response to the State of the Union address. 'A Reckoning With The Past': Priest Responds To Child Sex Abuse Accusations Within Church Sun, 03 Feb 2019 07:39:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058210/a-reckoning-with-the-past-priest-responds-to-child-sex-abuse-accusations-within-?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/02/03/691058210/a-reckoning-with-the-past-priest-responds-to-child-sex-abuse-accusations-within-?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 'A Reckoning With The Past': Priest Responds To Child Sex Abuse Accusations Within Church NPR 278 no The Catholic Church has released the names of priests accused of child sex abuse in Texas and Pennsylvania. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Father Alek Schrenk of Pittsburgh for his reaction.