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Weekend Edition Sunday combines the news with colorful arts and human-interest features, appealing to the curious and eclectic. The show features interviews with newsmakers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians.

Last Build Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

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The Reality Of School Shooting Drills

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

Florida schools have ramped up "code red drills" in the aftermath of the Parkland shooting. One teacher plans to post footage of the drills online to build support for more restrictive gun laws.

Pennsylvania Voters React To Lamb's Apparent Win

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

Democrat Conor Lamb appears to have won in a special election in Pennsylvania. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro checks back in with Dave Podurgiel and Jojo Burgess, two voters in the district.

Salvadoran Evangelicals Work To Change Lives Of Gang Members

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

El Salvador has one of the highest murder rates in the world, driven by gangs. The Economist's Sarah Esther Maslin reported on how evangelical churches help gang members pull away from lives of crime.

Tension Increases Between Moscow And London

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to British MP Tom Tugendhat about the rising tensions between the U.K. and Russia, including the latest news that Russia is expelling 23 British diplomats.

Report: Cambridge Analytica 'Harvested Private Information'

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Matthew Rosenberg of The New York Times about Cambridge Analytica, which allegedly harvested information from millions of Facebook users without their permission.

The Call-In: Childhood Obesity Rates Are At Their Highest Since 1999

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

On this week's Weekend Edition Call-In, NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro hears from listeners about childhood obesity and speaks with Dr. David Ludwig of Boston Children's Hospital.

The Money Behind The Midterms

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Carrie Levine, a reporter for The Center for Public Integrity, about where big political donors are putting their money during this year's midterm elections.

Former National Security Adviser On Russia Investigation And Trump Foreign Policy

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with former national security adviser Stephen Hadley about President Trump's foreign policy and his criticism of the FBI.

The Politics Of The McCabe Firing

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

The firing of Andrew McCabe, the former FBI deputy director, has set off more speculation that the Mueller probe is in jeopardy.

Sunday Puzzle: Decipher These Phrases

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:26 -0400

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle this week with Dawn Ladd of New Port Richey, Fla.

Childhood Playmates Reconnect, Rekindle Friendship That Transcends Race And Distance

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:00 -0400

As part of our Missed Connections series, NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro reunites Sharony Green and Beth Hegab, former childhood friends who drifted apart, according to Green, in part because of race.

Spot Fake News By Making It

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:00 -0400

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Sander van der Linden of the Cambridge Social Decision-Making Lab about his online game which tries to teach players about fake news by making them produce it.

Can You Choose A Romantic Partner Just By Their Voice? A Dating App Thinks So

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:03:00 -0400

Waving is a Tinder-like app that lets users judge potential partners by their voice. An evolutionary psychologist provides some tips on sounding attractive.

Habibi Fuses Farsi Lyrics With Western Riffs

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:07:31 -0400

The Brooklyn-based band doesn't need to speak English to pack a punch. Frontwoman Rahill Jamalifard talks about songwriting in Farsi and how Middle Eastern rock emboldens her.

'Love, Simon' Is Your Typical Glossy, Hollywood, Teenage, Gay Rom-Com

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 06:57:16 -0400

It's a coming-of-age story that's also a coming-out story — and it's in mainstream theaters around the country. Director Greg Berlanti says that's a big deal.