NPR Programs: Weekend Edition Saturday : NPR https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=7 <em>Weekend Edition Saturday</em> wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories. The two-hour program is hosted by NPR's Peabody Award-winning Scott Simon. en Copyright 2018 NPR - For Personal Use Only NPR API RSS Generator 0.94 Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2018/08/06/npr_we_podcasttile_sq-d0b832c0f79966ae164e06bf4e5d20fe52172c69.jpg?s=200 Weekend Edition Saturday https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=7 no Weekend Edition Saturday wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories. The two-hour program is hosted by NPR's Peabody Award-winning Scott Simon.]]> NPR Saturday Sports: Tensions Among Golden State Warriors Players Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856508/saturday-sports-tensions-among-golden-state-warriors-players?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856508/saturday-sports-tensions-among-golden-state-warriors-players?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Saturday Sports: Tensions Among Golden State Warriors Players NPR 267 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks with ESPN's Howard Bryant about the tensions between Draymond Green and Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors. 80 Years Since The Catholic University Of America Vocalized Opposition To The Nazis Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856501/80-years-since-the-catholic-university-of-america-vocalized-opposition-to-the-na?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856501/80-years-since-the-catholic-university-of-america-vocalized-opposition-to-the-na?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday 80 Years Since The Catholic University Of America Vocalized Opposition To The Nazis NPR 236 no 80 years ago a group of Catholic priests got together to denounce the night of mass anti-semitic violence in Germany known as "Kristallnacht" live on the radio. Ancient Babylon In Iraq Restored Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856494/ancient-babylon-in-iraq-restored?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856494/ancient-babylon-in-iraq-restored?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Ancient Babylon In Iraq Restored NPR 269 no The ancient site of Babylon in Iraq has undergone a lot of damage in recent years but archeologists hope it will still get special status. 1 Woman Who Lost Her Home To A Fire In 2003 Steps In To Help Victims Of Woolsey Fire Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856487/1-woman-who-lost-her-home-to-a-fire-in-2001-steps-in-to-help-victims-of-woolsey-?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856487/1-woman-who-lost-her-home-to-a-fire-in-2001-steps-in-to-help-victims-of-woolsey-?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday 1 Woman Who Lost Her Home To A Fire In 2003 Steps In To Help Victims Of Woolsey Fire NPR 265 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks with fire survivor Karen Reimus whose house burned down in San Diego in 2003. She will be volunteering at a local assistance shelter to help survivors of the wildfires. Facebook Under-Fire Following New York Times Investigation Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856480/facebook-under-fire-following-new-york-times-investigation?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856480/facebook-under-fire-following-new-york-times-investigation?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Facebook Under-Fire Following New York Times Investigation NPR 314 no A New York Times investigation that ran this week found Facebook failed to counter Russian interference it knew about in the 2016 election. We speak with Rhode Island Congressman David Cicilline. Stacey Abrams Ends Her Run For Governor Of Georgia Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856473/stacey-abrams-concedes-in-georgia-governor-race?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856473/stacey-abrams-concedes-in-georgia-governor-race?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Stacey Abrams Ends Her Run For Governor Of Georgia WABE 90.1 163 no Democrat Stacey Abrams said there was no path to victory in her race against Republican Brian Kemp for Georgia governor. She says Kemp deliberately suppressed her supporters at the polls. Tensions Mount Between U.S. And Saudi Arabia Over Killing Of Journalist Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856466/tensions-mount-between-u-s-and-saudi-arabia-over-killing-of-journalist?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856466/tensions-mount-between-u-s-and-saudi-arabia-over-killing-of-journalist?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Tensions Mount Between U.S. And Saudi Arabia Over Killing Of Journalist NPR 263 no NPR's Scott Simon talks about the latest tensions between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi with former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Robert Jordan. Saturday Politics: Lessons For Democrats And Republicans Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856459/saturday-politics-lessons-for-democrats-and-republicans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856459/saturday-politics-lessons-for-democrats-and-republicans?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Saturday Politics: Lessons For Democrats And Republicans NPR 247 no The midterm elections have slowly begun to take shape... and Senior Washington Correspondent Ron Elving thinks they hold lessons for both the GOP and the Democrats. Different Thanksgiving Stuffing From Across The Country Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856452/different-thanksgiving-stuffing-from-across-the-country?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856452/different-thanksgiving-stuffing-from-across-the-country?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Different Thanksgiving Stuffing From Across The Country NPR 229 no NPR's Scott Simon looks at unique Thanksgiving stuffing recipes from different U.S. regions. Book Review: 'My Sister, The Serial Killer' Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856445/book-review-my-sister-the-serial-killer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856445/book-review-my-sister-the-serial-killer?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Book Review: 'My Sister, The Serial Killer' NPR 324 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Nigerian author Oyinkan Braithwaite about her new book, "My Sister, the Serial Killer." Rural Town Reacts To Murder Arrest Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856438/rural-town-reacts-to-murder-arrest?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856438/rural-town-reacts-to-murder-arrest?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Rural Town Reacts To Murder Arrest Nick Evans 234 no In 2016, members of the Rhoden family were killed in their homes in rural Ohio. This week four members of a different family were charged with aggravated murder. William Goldman Dies At 87 Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856431/william-goldman-dies-at-87?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856431/william-goldman-dies-at-87?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday William Goldman Dies At 87 NPR 94 no Writer William Goldman died this week — he had an outsized influence on films, and the way we talk to each other. Scott Simon remembers the screenwriting giant. California Wildfires And How Insurance Comes Into Play Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856424/california-wildfires-and-how-insurance-comes-into-play?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856424/california-wildfires-and-how-insurance-comes-into-play?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday California Wildfires And How Insurance Comes Into Play NPR 232 no California wildfires will likely make premiums go up over time and the cost of insurance could become an important factor in home purchases. Freshmen Come To Washington Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856417/freshmen-come-to-washington?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856417/freshmen-come-to-washington?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Freshmen Come To Washington NPR 263 no The freshman congressional class of 2019 went to Washington, D.C., for a whirlwind orientation, and will begin facing some major questions, like who to support for House Speaker. Breaking Down Brexit Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856410/breaking-down-brexit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856410/breaking-down-brexit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Breaking Down Brexit NPR 243 no The United Kingdom is looking anything but united these days. The country is in political crisis over the country's decision to leave the EU, and the prime minister's plan to achieve that goal. Over 600 People Still Missing In California Wildfires Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856403/over-600-people-still-missing-in-california-wildfires?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856403/over-600-people-still-missing-in-california-wildfires?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Over 600 People Still Missing In California Wildfires NPR 251 no There are over 600 people still missing after the most destructive fire tore through Butte County, Calif. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Kristin Aquino who is searching for her uncle. Opinion: Amazon Deal In New York Creates Some Unlikely Allies Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668766759/opinion-amazon-deal-in-new-york-creates-some-unlikely-allies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668766759/opinion-amazon-deal-in-new-york-creates-some-unlikely-allies?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Opinion: Amazon Deal In New York Creates Some Unlikely Allies NPR 176 no NPR's Scott Simon reflects on Amazon's plan to open a headquarters in New York. It has prompted an unlikely coalition to unite in opposition, because of tax breaks and subsidies the company will get. Behind 'The Kominsky Method,' A Sitcom King (He Prefers 'Court Jester') Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668744321/behind-the-kominsky-method-a-sitcom-king-he-prefers-court-jester?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668744321/behind-the-kominsky-method-a-sitcom-king-he-prefers-court-jester?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Behind 'The Kominsky Method,' A Sitcom King (He Prefers 'Court Jester') NPR 429 no Chuck Lorre's new show for Netflix stars Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin as an aging star and his longtime agent. It's set in Hollywood, but it's really about the biggest show of all: growing old. Migrant Kids Survive Hardship To Reunite With Parents. Then What? Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:37 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/11/17/660593391/migrant-kids-survive-hardship-to-reunite-with-parents-then-what?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/11/17/660593391/migrant-kids-survive-hardship-to-reunite-with-parents-then-what?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Migrant Kids Survive Hardship To Reunite With Parents. Then What? NPR 368 no Most children moving to the U.S. from Central America come without adults, hoping to join parents or family already living in the U.S. To succeed, psychologists say, these families need support. Washington Post Reporter Weighs In On CIA Investigation In Killing Of Journalist The Washington Post broke the story late Friday that the CIA concluded the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was carried out on the orders of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman.]]> Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:47:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856396/washington-post-reporter-weighs-in-on-cia-investigation-in-killing-of-journalist?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/17/668856396/washington-post-reporter-weighs-in-on-cia-investigation-in-killing-of-journalist?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Washington Post Reporter Weighs In On CIA Investigation In Killing Of Journalist NPR The Washington Post broke the story late Friday that the CIA concluded the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was carried out on the orders of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman.]]> 245 no <em>The Washington Post</em> broke the story late Friday that the CIA concluded the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was carried out on the orders of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman. The Green Book: Celebrating 'The Bible of Black Travel' Sat, 17 Nov 2018 06:10:22 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2018/11/17/668307994/the-green-book-celebrating-the-bible-of-black-travel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2018/11/17/668307994/the-green-book-celebrating-the-bible-of-black-travel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday The Green Book: Celebrating 'The Bible of Black Travel' NPR 256 no A family vacation was like planning a military campaign. In the Jim Crow era, this guide book was essential for traveling safely. Ballet Dancers Of Color Welcome New Hues As Major Shoe Supplier Diversifies Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492913/major-ballet-shoe-supplier-diversifies-their-shoes?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492913/major-ballet-shoe-supplier-diversifies-their-shoes?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Ballet Dancers Of Color Welcome New Hues As Major Shoe Supplier Diversifies NPR 205 no U.K. company Freed of London now sells ballet shoes for dancers of color — 200 years after the invention of white ones. It's good news for dancers who've long painted their shoes to match their skin. The Rise Of The Well-Read Black Girl Book Club Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492906/the-phenomenon-of-the-well-read-black-girl-book-club?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492906/the-phenomenon-of-the-well-read-black-girl-book-club?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday The Rise Of The Well-Read Black Girl Book Club NPR 281 no Glory Edim loves to read and talk about what she is reading. So she started a fellowship that became a literary festival, a collection of essays and a national phenomenon. One Website Challenges The Limits Of Free Press In Venezuela Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492899/one-website-challenges-press-freedom-in-venezuela?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492899/one-website-challenges-press-freedom-in-venezuela?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday One Website Challenges The Limits Of Free Press In Venezuela NPR 196 no Under Venezuela's authoritarian President Nicolas Maduro, free press in the South American nation has been stifled. But one young website called Armando.info is recognized for challenging that. Saturday Sports: The Start Of The NBA Season And The NFL Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492892/saturday-sports-the-start-of-the-nba-season-and-the-nfl?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492892/saturday-sports-the-start-of-the-nba-season-and-the-nfl?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Saturday Sports: The Start Of The NBA Season And The NFL NPR 230 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks with ESPN's Howard Bryant about the start of the NBA season and the lack of breakout teams in the NFL. Changes In Abortion Rights Following The Midterm Elections Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492885/abortion-ballot-initiatives?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492885/abortion-ballot-initiatives?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Changes In Abortion Rights Following The Midterm Elections NPR 205 no Voters in two states approved changing their state constitutions to no longer protect abortion rights. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with activist Robin Marty about abortion rights post-midterms. First Democrat To Represent A Suburban Atlanta District Prioritizes Gun Control Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492878/first-democrat-to-represent-a-suburban-atlanta-district-prioritizes-gun-control?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492878/first-democrat-to-represent-a-suburban-atlanta-district-prioritizes-gun-control?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday First Democrat To Represent A Suburban Atlanta District Prioritizes Gun Control WABE 90.1 149 no A woman who lost her 17-year-old African-American son in a shooting, won a long-held GOP House seat near Atlanta. Democrat Lucy McBath made gun control a top issue in her campaign. U.S. Troops Arrive To The Mexico Border Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492871/u-s-troops-arrive-to-the-mexico-border?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492871/u-s-troops-arrive-to-the-mexico-border?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday U.S. Troops Arrive To The Mexico Border NPR 246 no As U.S. troops arrive on the border with Mexico, NPR's Scott Simon discusses their role with retired Lieutenant General Steven Blum. Saturday Politics: Midterm Elections And Jeff Sessions Ouster Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492864/saturday-politics-midterm-elections-and-jeff-sessions-ouster?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492864/saturday-politics-midterm-elections-and-jeff-sessions-ouster?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Saturday Politics: Midterm Elections And Jeff Sessions Ouster NPR 252 no Fallout from this week's midterm elections is still unfolding. Democrats win control of the House, and President Trump fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions. California Fires Persist Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492857/california-fires-persist?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492857/california-fires-persist?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday California Fires Persist NPR 187 no Wildfires across California are fueled by late-season Santa Ana winds. The Camp Fire in northern California destroyed the town of Paradise while more fires threaten southern parts of California. A Word Of Advice, About A New Book Of Advice. Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492850/a-word-of-advice-about-a-new-book-of-advice?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492850/a-word-of-advice-about-a-new-book-of-advice?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday A Word Of Advice, About A New Book Of Advice. NPR 353 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks with comedian and author Lane Moore about her new book, "How to Be Alone". One Man's Journey Through An Ancient Trail From Europe To Spain Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492843/one-mans-journey-through-an-ancient-trail-from-europe-to-spain?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492843/one-mans-journey-through-an-ancient-trail-from-europe-to-spain?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday One Man's Journey Through An Ancient Trail From Europe To Spain NPR 264 no The Camino de Santiago is an ancient trail that starts from points in Europe to Santiago de Compostela in northwestern Spain. Betto Arcos walked the Camino and brings us sounds from his journey. Veteran Marine Says That Service Never Stops Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492829/veteran-marine-says-that-service-never-stops?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492829/veteran-marine-says-that-service-never-stops?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Veteran Marine Says That Service Never Stops NPR 184 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks with U.S.Marine Corps veteran Scott Cooper about his initiative for veterans to interact at the community level and bridge political divides. Scott Simon, Not The Minnesota Secretary Of State StarTribune accredited the wrong Simon. ]]> Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492822/scott-simon-not-the-minnesota-secretary-of-state?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492822/scott-simon-not-the-minnesota-secretary-of-state?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Scott Simon, Not The Minnesota Secretary Of State NPR StarTribune accredited the wrong Simon. ]]> 70 no Scott Simon received a plethora of congratulations on being elected to Minnesota Secretary of State, only he wasn't. Turns out the Minneapolis <em>StarTribune</em> accredited the wrong Simon. Comparing The Saturday Night Massacre To The Present Day Justice Department Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492815/comparing-saturday-night-massacre-to-the-present-day-justice-department?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492815/comparing-saturday-night-massacre-to-the-present-day-justice-department?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Comparing The Saturday Night Massacre To The Present Day Justice Department NPR 301 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Jim Doyle about his role in the Watergate prosecutor's office and how the Saturday Night Massacre compares with what's happening in today's Justice Department. The Trump Administration's New Rule Bars Asylum To Immigrants That Enter Illegally Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492808/the-trump-administrations-new-rule-bars-asylum-to-immigrants-that-enter-illegall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492808/the-trump-administrations-new-rule-bars-asylum-to-immigrants-that-enter-illegall?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday The Trump Administration's New Rule Bars Asylum To Immigrants That Enter Illegally NPR 262 no Scott Simon speaks with Linsday Harris of the American Immigration Lawyers Association about the Trump administration's new rule to deny migrants who enter the U.S. illegally from seeking asylum. President Trump In Paris For Armistice Day Visit Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492801/president-trump-in-paris-for-armistice-day-visit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492801/president-trump-in-paris-for-armistice-day-visit?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday President Trump In Paris For Armistice Day Visit NPR 207 no President Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron today in France to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. Investigation Continues Into Motive Behind California Bar Shooting Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492794/investigation-continues-into-motive-behind-california-bar-shooting?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492794/investigation-continues-into-motive-behind-california-bar-shooting?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Investigation Continues Into Motive Behind California Bar Shooting NPR 224 no The investigation continues into the mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, Calif. earlier this week. Authorities are still trying to discern a motive. Recount Looms In Florida Governor Race Politico reporter Marc Caputo about Florida's midterm election status. ]]> Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492787/recount-looms-in-florida-governor-race?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492787/recount-looms-in-florida-governor-race?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Recount Looms In Florida Governor Race NPR Politico reporter Marc Caputo about Florida's midterm election status. ]]> 266 no A recount in the race for governor and a senate seat might be taking place in Florida. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with <em>Politico</em> reporter Marc Caputo about Florida's midterm election status. Opinion: Facebook's Link To The Rohingya Muslims Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666414249/opinion-facebooks-link-to-the-rohingya-muslims?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666414249/opinion-facebooks-link-to-the-rohingya-muslims?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Opinion: Facebook's Link To The Rohingya Muslims NPR 162 no In his essay this week, NPR's Scott Simon reflects on the role Facebook plays in the atrocities that have been used against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. An American And Her Filipina Translator Exhume A Massacre In 'Insurrecto' Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666360732/an-american-and-her-filipina-translator-exhume-a-massacre-in-insurrecto?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666360732/an-american-and-her-filipina-translator-exhume-a-massacre-in-insurrecto?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday An American And Her Filipina Translator Exhume A Massacre In 'Insurrecto' NPR 419 no Gina Apostol's new novel is a story about the Philippine-American War set in the present day, told from two dueling perspectives. Turns out the idea of multiple identities is close to her own heart. As Construction Of Keystone XL Is Paused, Tribes Brace For What's Next Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:06 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/664419936/as-construction-of-keystone-xl-is-paused-tribes-brace-for-what-s-next?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/664419936/as-construction-of-keystone-xl-is-paused-tribes-brace-for-what-s-next?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday As Construction Of Keystone XL Is Paused, Tribes Brace For What's Next Nate Hegyi 199 no A federal judge in Montana blocked further work on the Keystone XL oil pipeline this week. Construction was scheduled to start in January 2019 and TransCanada says it's still committed to the project. Pew Research Center Says Half Of Adults Use YouTube To Learn New Things Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492836/pew-research-center-says-half-of-adults-use-youtube-to-learn-new-things?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/10/666492836/pew-research-center-says-half-of-adults-use-youtube-to-learn-new-things?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Pew Research Center Says Half Of Adults Use YouTube To Learn New Things NPR 121 no A new Pew Research Center survey found roughly half of U.S. adults who use YouTube say it's helped them learn how to do new things, from how to knit to how to give a cat subcutaneous fluids. Childbirth In The Age Of Addiction: New Mom Worries About Maintaining Her Sobriety Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:54:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/11/10/659816998/childbirth-in-the-age-of-addiction-new-mom-worries-about-maintaining-her-sobriet?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/11/10/659816998/childbirth-in-the-age-of-addiction-new-mom-worries-about-maintaining-her-sobriet?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Childbirth In The Age Of Addiction: New Mom Worries About Maintaining Her Sobriety April Dembosky 222 no Pain medications commonly used in labor present medical and mental challenges for pregnant women recovering from opioid addiction. The Delicate Task Of Burying The Tree Of Life Victims Sat, 03 Nov 2018 08:14:25 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663866376/the-delicate-task-of-burying-the-tree-of-life-victims?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663866376/the-delicate-task-of-burying-the-tree-of-life-victims?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday The Delicate Task Of Burying The Tree Of Life Victims NPR 273 no NPR's Scott Simon talks with Rabbi Daniel Wasserman of the Jewish burial society that's been honoring and burying the bodies of the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. 'Can You Ever Forgive Me?' Director On The Real Lee Israel Can You Ever Forgive Me? is a new film about writer Lee Israel, who turns to literary forgery when she stops selling books. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with director Marielle Heller about the movie.]]> Sat, 03 Nov 2018 08:14:25 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858922/can-you-forgive-me-director-on-the-real-lee-israel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858922/can-you-forgive-me-director-on-the-real-lee-israel?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday 'Can You Ever Forgive Me?' Director On The Real Lee Israel NPR Can You Ever Forgive Me? is a new film about writer Lee Israel, who turns to literary forgery when she stops selling books. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with director Marielle Heller about the movie.]]> 367 no <em>Can You Ever Forgive Me?</em> is a new film about writer Lee Israel, who turns to literary forgery when she stops selling books. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with director Marielle Heller about the movie. Saturday Sports: University Of Maryland Football Team Controversy Sat, 03 Nov 2018 08:14:25 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858912/saturday-sports-university-of-maryland-football-team-controversy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858912/saturday-sports-university-of-maryland-football-team-controversy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Saturday Sports: University Of Maryland Football Team Controversy NPR 233 no NPR's Scott Simon speaks to ESPN's Howard Bryant about the recent controversy surrounding the University of Maryland's football team. Assessing Claims Of Voter Suppression And Voter Fraud Sat, 03 Nov 2018 08:14:25 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858898/assessing-claims-of-voter-suppression-and-voter-fraud?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858898/assessing-claims-of-voter-suppression-and-voter-fraud?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Assessing Claims Of Voter Suppression And Voter Fraud NPR 268 no Democrats claim voter suppression is increasing in states such as Georgia, North Dakota and Florida. University of Florida political science professor Michael McDonald talks with NPR's Scott Simon. Saturday Politics: Pre-Election Anxiety Sat, 03 Nov 2018 08:14:25 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858891/saturday-politics-pre-election-anxiety?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858891/saturday-politics-pre-election-anxiety?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday Saturday Politics: Pre-Election Anxiety NPR 247 no We recap the week in politics and look at a kind of pre-election anxiety that's gripping the country. The 14th Amendment's Historical Significance Sat, 03 Nov 2018 08:14:25 -0400 https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858884/the-14th-amendments-historical-significance?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday https://www.npr.org/2018/11/03/663858884/the-14th-amendments-historical-significance?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsweekendeditionsaturday The 14th Amendment's Historical Significance NPR 294 no President Trump has revived the idea of ending birthright citizenship, written into the 14th Amendment to the Constitution. That amendment is of special significance historically to people of color.