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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:30:00 -0400The presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York is the first of three scheduled this campaign season.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:11 -0400NPR's Scott Simon talks politics with Sally Satel, a clinical psychiatrist and medical policy expert. She follows political trends in medicine.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:11 -0400A young drama student comes to the big city and falls in love with a rakish older actor in Eimear McBride's new novel. She tells NPR a conservative publishing industry initally overlooked her work.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:11 -0400Social media isn't Jillian Banks' style, so she told her fans to text her instead. "Something that I'm still learning and have had to learn is how to put boundaries up," she says.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:11 -0400Composer Missy Mazzoli wouldn't call Lars von Trier's film Breaking the Waves, a feminist project. But its portrayal of a woman's experience was part of what drew her to help reimagine it onstage.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:10 -0400Rebecca Lee teaches in Tulsa. Lee has been talking with students about their feelings after Terence Crutcher, whose daughter attends her school, was shot to death. She shared them publicly online.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:10 -0400An American negotiator played a key role in helping Colombia end it's half-century war between the government and the FARC guerrillas. Here's how he did it.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400Football season has begun and there's plenty to talk about. Howard Bryant of ESPN.com talks to NPR's Scott Simon about the week in sports.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400All week, jurors in New Jersey have been hearing about how aides to Gov. Chris Christie orchestrated the closure of lanes on the George Washington Bridge in 2013. We'll catch up on the trial.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400It's relatively simple for criminals to buy pressure cookers and turn them into deadly devices. William Flynn, formerly of the Department of Homeland Security, talks to NPR's Scott Simon.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400Scott Simon speaks to Jeff Weaver, former campaign manager for Bernie Sanders about how the Bernie coalition will vote in November.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400Michael Krasny's new book is called Let There Be Laughter. He tells NPR's Scott Simon about this treasury of great Jewish jokes, and why they matter.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400A tourist agency in France has established a hotline that connects callers to a random French volunteer. NPR's Oliver Dearden tested it out.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400The bank's CEO appeared before a Senate banking committee this week to answer questions about fake accounts created by more than 5,000 of his employees. Scott Simon talks with consultant Dov Seidman.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:47:00 -0400Ted Cruz has reversed a long held position and endorsed Donald Trump for president. Scott Simon discusses what the endorsement means with Ron Elving, senior editor for NPR's Washington Desk.