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5 Takeaways From Trump's First Foreign Trip As President

Sat, 27 May 2017 13:19:14 -0400

President Trump returns to the U.S. late Saturday. Here's a look at key moments and key issues during his weeklong trip overseas to the Middle East and Europe.



Prediction

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

Our panelists predict what souvenir President Trump is bringing back from his trip abroad.



Lightning Fill In The Blank

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.



Limericks

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

Bill Kurtis reads three news-related limericks...Remi and Rizzo's Café, Mourning Commute, Face For Science



Panel Questions

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

Textual Relations; Law and Order: Special Nap Unit; Fido the Phony



Bluff The Listener

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

Our panelists read three stories about a new feature in a car, only one of which is true.



Panel Questions

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

Press Button To Turn Me On!



Who's Bill This Time

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

Bill Kurtis reads three quotes from the week's news...Gripping Diplomacy, Body Slams Are Pre-existing, Viva Avolatte!



Not My Job: Singer-Songwriter John Prine Gets Quizzed On Amazon Prime

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:12:47 -0400

Prine was once known as the Singing Mailman, because that's exactly what he was as a young man. Since he quit his route, he's put out more than 20 albums.



G7 Summit Ends Without U.S. Joining Consensus On Climate Change

Sat, 27 May 2017 11:30:00 -0400

Today's communiqué from the summit is unusually short. Notably, it says the U.S. "is in the process of reviewing its policies on climate change and on the Paris Agreement."



2 Dead, 1 Injured, After Stabbing In Portland, Ore.

Sat, 27 May 2017 09:45:00 -0400

The disturbance began when a man started yelling on train, including slurs at two apparently Muslim women. When others tried to intervene, the man stabbed three of them.



Fresh Air Weekend: Aziz Ansari; Harry Styles And Dan Auerbach Go Solo; Pamela Paul

Sat, 27 May 2017 09:00:03 -0400

Ansari discusses Master Of None and how his parents feel about acting. Ken Tucker reviews new albums by Styles and Auerbach. Paul, who edits The NY Times Book Review, talks about her love of reading.



NPR News Nuggets: It's A Win For The Wookiees, Twitter's Power & Baby Bears

Sat, 27 May 2017 09:00:03 -0400

Here's a quick roundup of some of the mini-moments you may have missed on this week's Morning Edition.



'Man Weaves' Offer Cover For Balding Men, Cash For Black Hair Care Industry

Sat, 27 May 2017 08:06:00 -0400

Man weaves, more formally known as cranial prosthesis, are a non-surgical procedure by barbers to help balding men. They're growing in popularity as more men opt to spend up to $800 to "regain" hair.



How A Gene Editing Tool Went From Labs To A Middle-School Classroom

Sat, 27 May 2017 08:01:03 -0400

Some compare the democratization of personal computing in the 1970s to the current changes in access to genetic engineering tools, in part thanks to the CRISPR gene editing tool.