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NFL Targets Kids In Outreach Campaign

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

Sports writer George Dohrmann discusses the NFL's efforts to replenish its viewership and player pipeline with a campaign targeting children, which he compares to the efforts of the tobacco industry.



Fidel Castro Laid To Rest In Private Ceremony

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

Special correspondent for PBS NewsHour Nick Schifrin was on hand as Cuba's longtime ruler Fidel Castro was buried today in Santiago, where he launched his revolution more than half a century ago.



The Surreal Cookbook Of Salvador Dalí

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

In the early 1970s surrealist icon Salvador Dalí published a lavish cookbook called Les Dîners de Gala. Decades later, the book is being republished for a new and much wider audience.



Supreme Court To Hear Cases Involving Race And Gerrymandering

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

Professor Michael McDonald of the University of Florida discusses two separate cases the Supreme Court will hear on Monday involving racial gerrymandering in North Carolina and Virginia.



What Election Recounts Mean For Black Voters

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

Green Party candidate Jill Stein has spurred election recounts in multiple states. Charles Ellison of The Root discusses his post titled "4 Ways the Jill Stein Recount Screws Black Voters."



Thousands Of Veterans Travel To Standing Rock To Support Activists

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii joined thousands of veterans at the Standing Rock protest in North Dakota this weekend. They traveled to show solidarity against the oil pipeline.



Firefighters Continue Search For Victims In Deadly Oakland Warehouse Fire

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

The search continues for victims of a fire that swept through an artists' collective in Oakland, Calif., killing at least 30 people. The toll is expected to rise.



'Jackie' Shows A First Lady Behind Closed Doors — But The Music Is Front And Center

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:39 -0500

The score for the new film, which stars Natalie Portman as Jacqueline Kennedy grappling with the death of her husband, was written by 29-year old English composer Mica Levi (a.k.a. Micachu).



In Victory For Protesters, Army Corps Denies Easement For Dakota Pipeline

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:00 -0500

The Army Corps of Engineers has denied an easement for construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, essentially halting the construction of the oil pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation.



Army Corps Denies Easement For Dakota Access Pipeline

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:45:00 -0500

The decision essentially halts the construction of the oil pipeline right above the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation and it also comes as protests at the site continued to grow.



Austria's Far-Right Presidential Candidate Loses In An Election Do-Over

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:30:00 -0500

Alexander Van der Bellen defeated Norbert Hofer of the conservative Freedom Party. Had Hofer won he would have become the first far-right president in Western Europe since World War II.



Death Toll In Oakland Fire Rises To 30 As Searchers Comb Through Wreckage

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:45:00 -0500

An Oakland fire official described the search through the building cluttered with debris and a collapsed roof as "a long and arduous process."



Cuban Military Fires 21-Gun Salute As Fidel Castro Laid To Rest In Private Ceremony

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:12:00 -0500

Fidel Castro was laid to rest in a private ceremony in Santiago de Cuba, known as the launching site for the Cuban Revolution. Castro's younger brother Raul delivered the final homage.



What's A Song That Could Ruin Your Whole Day? Our Listeners Respond

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:30:16 -0500

A Canadian police department jokingly said they'd punish drunk drivers by making them listen to Nickelback. That got us thinking: What song would you pick as punishment? We asked, you answered.



Pop Culture Advent Calendar, Day 4: The Long Walk To Chiron's Car In 'Moonlight'

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:11:00 -0500

A wordless scene from the Barry Jenkins film Moonlight speaks volumes.