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, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:21 -0400 https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2019/02/26/we_otherentitiestemplatesun_sq-4a03b35e7e5adfa446aec374523a578d54dc9bf5.png?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: Ch-ch-choose Your Words Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KQED listener Nabil Tamer of Cupertino, Calif.]]> Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:21 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706269006/sunday-puzzle-ch-ch-choose-your-words?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706269006/sunday-puzzle-ch-ch-choose-your-words?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Puzzle: Ch-ch-choose Your Words NPR Weekend Edition puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KQED listener Nabil Tamer of Cupertino, Calif.]]> 331 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and <em>Weekend Edition</em> puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KQED listener Nabil Tamer of Cupertino, Calif. Immigrant Detainees Say They Were Sexually Abused In CBP Custody Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295417/immigrant-detainees-say-they-were-sexually-abused-in-cbp-custody?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295417/immigrant-detainees-say-they-were-sexually-abused-in-cbp-custody?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Immigrant Detainees Say They Were Sexually Abused In CBP Custody NPR 305 no Several dozen immigrant detainees have alleged they were sexually abused in Customs and Border Protection holding facilities. This is the story of two young women who say they were victims. Polls Close In Thailand's Election Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295410/polls-close-in-thailands-election?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295410/polls-close-in-thailands-election?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Polls Close In Thailand's Election NPR 210 no Voters went to the polls in Thailand, five years after the military seized power in a coup. How Climate Change Is Affecting Residents' Health In Miami Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295403/how-climate-change-is-affecting-residents-health-in-miami?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295403/how-climate-change-is-affecting-residents-health-in-miami?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday How Climate Change Is Affecting Residents' Health In Miami NPR 359 no We visit Miami to talk with Dr. Cheryl Holder of Florida Clinicians For Climate Action, and Jorge, a fruit vendor who is feeling the effects of increasingly hot days firsthand. Veterans Sue Manufacturer Over Allegedly Faulty Earplugs Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295390/veterans-sue-manufacturer-over-allegedly-faulty-earplugs?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295390/veterans-sue-manufacturer-over-allegedly-faulty-earplugs?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Veterans Sue Manufacturer Over Allegedly Faulty Earplugs Jay Price 263 no Troops are issued ear protection, but the Pentagon recently settled a lawsuit with the manufacturer over military earplugs that allegedly didn't work. Now, there are more lawsuits coming. Voters Respond To Mueller Investigation's End Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295383/voters-respond-to-mueller-investigations-end?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295383/voters-respond-to-mueller-investigations-end?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Voters Respond To Mueller Investigation's End NPR 214 no Across the country, Americans are absorbing the news that special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe is complete — and awaiting more information about its findings. Snakes In A House Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295376/snakes-in-a-house?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295376/snakes-in-a-house?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Snakes In A House NPR 153 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Nathan Hawkins, owner of Big Snake Country Removal, about removing 45 rattlesnakes from under a Texas home. Journalist Garrett Graff On Mueller Report Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295369/journalist-garrett-graff-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295369/journalist-garrett-graff-on-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Journalist Garrett Graff On Mueller Report NPR 296 no Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with journalist Garrett Graff about the questions he's hoping the Mueller report will shed light on. The View Of Midwest Flooding From Kansas City Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295362/the-view-of-midwest-flooding-from-kansas-city?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295362/the-view-of-midwest-flooding-from-kansas-city?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday The View Of Midwest Flooding From Kansas City Frank Morris 203 no The flooding on the Missouri River in the past week has broken lots of records as it's made its way downstream. The Last American Baseball Glove Factory Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295355/the-last-american-baseball-glove-factory?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295355/the-last-american-baseball-glove-factory?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday The Last American Baseball Glove Factory Bill Zeeble 236 no Baseball's opening day is right around the corner and one company will be paying close attention. Nokona is the last remaining glove maker that still produces the gloves in the U.S. for MLB players. Helado Negro On 'How You Smile' This Is How You Smile.]]> Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295348/helado-negro-on-how-you-smile?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295348/helado-negro-on-how-you-smile?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Helado Negro On 'How You Smile' NPR This Is How You Smile.]]> 313 no For a decade Roberto Carlos Lange, better known as Helado Negro, has made music that surprises. Now he is out with his latest and most praised album to date, <em>This Is How You Smile.</em> A Very Important Study On Cheese And Hip-Hop Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295341/a-very-important-study-on-cheese-and-hip-hop?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295341/a-very-important-study-on-cheese-and-hip-hop?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday A Very Important Study On Cheese And Hip-Hop NPR 91 no Researchers wanted to know if playing music to cheese could affect the taste. Dr. Beat Wampfler talked about the answer. Hundreds Killed In Cyclone Damage Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295334/hundreds-killed-in-cyclone-damage?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295334/hundreds-killed-in-cyclone-damage?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Hundreds Killed In Cyclone Damage NPR 235 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Rik Goverde of the aid organization Save the Children about relief efforts in Mozambique after the country was hit by Cyclone Idai more than a week ago. BuzzFeed News Investigation Finds World Wildlife Fund Backs Paramilitary Abuses Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295327/buzzfeed-news-investigation-finds-world-wildlife-fund-backs-paramilitary-abuses?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295327/buzzfeed-news-investigation-finds-world-wildlife-fund-backs-paramilitary-abuses?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday BuzzFeed News Investigation Finds World Wildlife Fund Backs Paramilitary Abuses NPR 323 no A year long investigation by BuzzFeed News has unearthed human rights violations by the anti-poaching patrols the World Wildlife Fund employs. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with reporter Katie Baker. Adapting To Climate Change In Miami Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295320/adapting-to-climate-change-in-miami?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295320/adapting-to-climate-change-in-miami?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Adapting To Climate Change In Miami NPR 529 no We travel to Miami to see how people there are already adapting in a city that's been called "ground zero" for climate change and sea level rise. Climate Series Introduction Weekend Edition series on climate change and adaptations that people are already making along the East Coast.]]> Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295313/climate-series-introduction?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295313/climate-series-introduction?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Climate Series Introduction NPR Weekend Edition series on climate change and adaptations that people are already making along the East Coast.]]> 144 no We introduce a <em>Weekend Edition</em> series on climate change and adaptations that people are already making along the East Coast. The Problems Facing Theresa May Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295306/the-problems-facing-theresa-may?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295306/the-problems-facing-theresa-may?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday The Problems Facing Theresa May NPR 294 no One day after a massive anti-Brexit march in London, British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing new troubles. Barr Faces Pressure Over Mueller Report Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:13:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295299/barr-faces-pressure-over-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/706295299/barr-faces-pressure-over-mueller-report?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Barr Faces Pressure Over Mueller Report NPR 232 no We look at the growing bipartisan pressure on Attorney General William Barr to make the Mueller report public. 9 First-Person Perspectives Give Voice To 'The Other Americans' Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:12:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/705843058/9-first-person-perspectives-give-voice-to-the-other-americans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/24/705843058/9-first-person-perspectives-give-voice-to-the-other-americans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 9 First-Person Perspectives Give Voice To 'The Other Americans' NPR 422 no The narrators in Laila Lalami's new novel have one thing in common: They've all "had the experience of dislocation," Lalami says. Together, they form a mosaic of race and class in America. Statisticians' Call To Arms: Reject Significance And Embrace Uncertainty! Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:02:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/03/20/705191851/statisticians-call-to-arms-reject-significance-and-embrace-uncertainty?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/03/20/705191851/statisticians-call-to-arms-reject-significance-and-embrace-uncertainty?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Statisticians' Call To Arms: Reject Significance And Embrace Uncertainty! NPR 227 no Scientists and statisticians are putting forth a bold idea: ban the very concept of "statistical significance." A bit more humility would be in order to account for the ambiguity in the world. Sunday Puzzle: Group T-H-I-N-K Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle with WCVE listener Gene Wolski of Henrico, Va.]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:50:21 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704156505/sunday-puzzle-group-t-h-i-n-k?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704156505/sunday-puzzle-group-t-h-i-n-k?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Puzzle: Group T-H-I-N-K NPR Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle with WCVE listener Gene Wolski of Henrico, Va.]]> 331 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and <em>Weekend Edition</em> Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle with WCVE listener Gene Wolski of Henrico, Va. How Quick Communication Helps In Vaccination Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209701/how-quick-communication-helps-in-vaccination?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209701/how-quick-communication-helps-in-vaccination?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday How Quick Communication Helps In Vaccination Tracy Samilton 240 no A man infected with measles recently visited a tight-knit Orthodox Jewish community in Michigan. Officials say a lightning-fast communication network within that community kept it from spreading. The Sex Scandals Engulfing K-Pop Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209694/the-sex-scandals-engulfing-k-pop?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209694/the-sex-scandals-engulfing-k-pop?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday The Sex Scandals Engulfing K-Pop NPR 288 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Jihye Lee of Bloomberg News about the sex scandals engulfing the K-pop industry in South Korea. Two K-pop stars have been questioned by police. Bolsonaro Visits The U.S. The New York Times, about President Jair Bolsonaro's trip to the U.S. It is Bolsonaro's first official visit.]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209684/bolsonaro-visits-the-u-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209684/bolsonaro-visits-the-u-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Bolsonaro Visits The U.S. NPR The New York Times, about President Jair Bolsonaro's trip to the U.S. It is Bolsonaro's first official visit.]]> 228 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Ernesto Londoño, Brazil bureau chief for <em>The New York Times,</em> about President Jair Bolsonaro's trip to the U.S. It is Bolsonaro's first official visit. How White Supremacist Ideology Spreads Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209677/how-white-supremacist-ideology-spreads?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209677/how-white-supremacist-ideology-spreads?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday How White Supremacist Ideology Spreads NPR 328 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Kathleen Belew, a historian at The University of Chicago, about the global reach of white supremacist ideologies. A Thwarted Art Theft In Italy Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209667/a-thwarted-art-theft-in-italy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209667/a-thwarted-art-theft-in-italy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday A Thwarted Art Theft In Italy NPR no A famous painting was stolen out of a church in a small Italian town last week. But town leaders, tipped off about the planned heist, replaced the original with a copy. White Supremacy And Terrorism Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209660/white-supremacy-and-terrorism?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209660/white-supremacy-and-terrorism?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday White Supremacy And Terrorism NPR 244 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with former FBI counterterrorism agent Ali Soufan on global extremism and dealing with white supremacy as an international terror threat. 'This Has Rocked Us To Our Knees:' Christchurch Mourns After Shooting Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209653/christchurch-mourns-after-shooting?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209653/christchurch-mourns-after-shooting?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 'This Has Rocked Us To Our Knees:' Christchurch Mourns After Shooting NPR 269 no Christchurch's residents are coming to terms with Friday's shooting that killed at least 50 people. Many are showing support for the Muslim community, which is struggling to process the attacks. Identifying An Unknown Native Man Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209646/identifying-an-unknown-native-man?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209646/identifying-an-unknown-native-man?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Identifying An Unknown Native Man NPR 195 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Vincent Schilling of Indian Country Today. His publication has helped identify an unknown Native man in a poster that's set to go on on display in a German museum. Caroline Criado-Perez On Data Bias And 'Invisible Women' Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men.]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209639/caroline-criado-perez-on-data-bias-and-invisible-women?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209639/caroline-criado-perez-on-data-bias-and-invisible-women?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Caroline Criado-Perez On Data Bias And 'Invisible Women' NPR Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men.]]> 350 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Caroline Criado-Perez about her new book <em>Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men.</em> Sunday Politics Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209632/sunday-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209632/sunday-politics?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Politics NPR 221 no We look at the week in politics, including President Trump's response to the mosque shootings in New Zealand. Interfaith Outreach After The New Zealand Attack Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209625/interfaith-outreach-after-the-new-zealand-attack?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209625/interfaith-outreach-after-the-new-zealand-attack?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Interfaith Outreach After The New Zealand Attack NPR 204 no After the New Zealand attack, there is a surge of interfaith support for U.S. Muslims. Churches, synagogues and other houses of worship are trying to help mosque-goers feel less afraid. Witness To Mosque Shooting Speaks Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209618/witness-to-mosque-shooting-speaks?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/704209618/witness-to-mosque-shooting-speaks?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Witness To Mosque Shooting Speaks NPR 306 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Yasir Amin about the shootings in New Zealand. He had just parked his car near the Al Noor Mosque to attend Friday prayers when he realized something was wrong. Alt.Latino's New Music Discoveries At SXSW 2019 Alt. Latino sounds from SXSW Festival.]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/sections/altlatino/2019/03/17/703973876/alt-latinos-new-music-discoveries-at-sxsw-2019?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/sections/altlatino/2019/03/17/703973876/alt-latinos-new-music-discoveries-at-sxsw-2019?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Alt.Latino's New Music Discoveries At SXSW 2019 NPR Alt. Latino sounds from SXSW Festival.]]> 383 no From the heart of music madness in Austin, Felix Contreras shares the hottest new <em>Alt. Latino</em> sounds from SXSW Festival. Flying Taxis. Seriously? Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703761872/flying-taxis-seriously?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703761872/flying-taxis-seriously?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Flying Taxis. Seriously? NPR 280 no They're not quite here yet, but Uber and others are working on them and have set some bullish timelines. Flying taxis promise to ease traffic on the ground, but some worry they'll boost inequality. For Some Colorado Lawmakers, The Death Penalty Debate Is Personal Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703754526/for-some-colorado-lawmakers-the-death-penalty-debate-is-personal?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703754526/for-some-colorado-lawmakers-the-death-penalty-debate-is-personal?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday For Some Colorado Lawmakers, The Death Penalty Debate Is Personal Bente Birkeland 236 no Bills to abolish the death penalty are being debated in state legislatures across the country. In Colorado, a couple of lawmakers have a very personal connection to this political lightning rod. Karen O And Danger Mouse Join Forces For 'Lux Prima' Lux Prima is a new nine-song album that features otherworldly orchestrations from Grammy-winning artist Danger Mouse and vocals from Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O.]]> Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703504756/karen-o-and-danger-mouse-join-forces-for-lux-prima?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703504756/karen-o-and-danger-mouse-join-forces-for-lux-prima?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Karen O And Danger Mouse Join Forces For 'Lux Prima' NPR Lux Prima is a new nine-song album that features otherworldly orchestrations from Grammy-winning artist Danger Mouse and vocals from Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O.]]> 329 no <em>Lux Prima</em> is a new nine-song album that features otherworldly orchestrations from Grammy-winning artist Danger Mouse and vocals from Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O. Your Stories About Applying To College Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:45:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703438290/your-stories-about-applying-to-college?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703438290/your-stories-about-applying-to-college?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Your Stories About Applying To College NPR 157 no Current college students and recent graduates tell us what it took for them to get in and through their time in college/university. Nat King Cole Still Remains 'One Of The Great Gifts Of Nature' 100 Years Later Sun, 17 Mar 2019 08:42:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703805637/nat-king-cole-still-remains-one-of-the-great-gifts-of-nature-100-years-later?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/17/703805637/nat-king-cole-still-remains-one-of-the-great-gifts-of-nature-100-years-later?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Nat King Cole Still Remains 'One Of The Great Gifts Of Nature' 100 Years Later NPR 423 no The jazz legend and barrier breaker was born on March 17, 1919 in Montgomery, Ala. Poet W.S. Merwin, Who Was Inspired By Conservation, Dies At 91 Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:21:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/15/509122300/poet-w-s-merwin-who-was-inspired-by-conservation-dies-at-91?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/15/509122300/poet-w-s-merwin-who-was-inspired-by-conservation-dies-at-91?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Poet W.S. Merwin, Who Was Inspired By Conservation, Dies At 91 NPR 254 no In the 1980s, the two-time U.S. poet laureate moved to Hawaii and began working to restore the rainforest. According to one contemporary, that's when he "morphed into a poet of praise." Sunday Puzzle: Solve This Case Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:25 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701952153/sunday-puzzle-solve-this-case?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701952153/sunday-puzzle-solve-this-case?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Sunday Puzzle: Solve This Case NPR 382 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with WDET listener Elliott Shevin of Oak Park, Mich. Ethiopian Airlines Flight Crashes Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701993420/ethiopian-airlines-flight-crashes?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701993420/ethiopian-airlines-flight-crashes?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Ethiopian Airlines Flight Crashes NPR 159 no An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737-800 Max has crashed outside Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people on board. Teaching Kids To Control Their Anger Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987119/teaching-kids-to-control-their-anger?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987119/teaching-kids-to-control-their-anger?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Teaching Kids To Control Their Anger NPR 405 no Teaching children to control their emotions, especially anger, is difficult. We look at how another culture accomplishes this and learn about a powerful tool that American parents may be overlooking. Inside The Racist Online Attacks On Meghan Markle Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987112/inside-the-racist-online-attacks-on-meghan-markle?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987112/inside-the-racist-online-attacks-on-meghan-markle?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Inside The Racist Online Attacks On Meghan Markle NPR 236 no 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. 3 Billboards In Baltimore Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987105/3-billboards-in-baltimore?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987105/3-billboards-in-baltimore?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday 3 Billboards In Baltimore NPR 281 no 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. New Trove Of Maya Artifacts Discovered In Mexico Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987098/new-trove-of-maya-artifacts-discovered-in-mexico?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987098/new-trove-of-maya-artifacts-discovered-in-mexico?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday New Trove Of Maya Artifacts Discovered In Mexico NPR 314 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to archaeologist Guillermo de Anda about the discovery of a cave filled with ancient Maya artifacts. Why U.S. Visa Numbers Are Down Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987091/why-u-s-visa-numbers-are-down?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987091/why-u-s-visa-numbers-are-down?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Why U.S. Visa Numbers Are Down NPR 257 no 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. Drone Strikes And Transparency Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987084/drone-strikes-and-transparency?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987084/drone-strikes-and-transparency?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Drone Strikes And Transparency NPR 272 no 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. Dueling Demonstrations In Venezuela Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987077/dueling-demonstrations-in-venezuela?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987077/dueling-demonstrations-in-venezuela?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Dueling Demonstrations In Venezuela NPR 238 no 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. Alexander Skarsgård On 'The Aftermath' The Aftermath, which takes place in 1946 Hamburg after the country lost World War II.]]> Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:11:00 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987070/alexander-skarsg-rd-on-the-aftermath?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday https://www.npr.org/2019/03/10/701987070/alexander-skarsg-rd-on-the-aftermath?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsunday Alexander Skarsg?rd On 'The Aftermath' NPR The Aftermath, which takes place in 1946 Hamburg after the country lost World War II.]]> 451 no NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to actor Alexander Skarsgård about his latest film <em>The Aftermath,</em> which takes place in 1946 Hamburg after the country lost World War II.