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  • 8:19am Jun 30, 2019
    National National

    Migrants Turn To Risky, Remote Crossings

    With the numbers of migrants attempting to enter the U.S. now setting records, some people are trying to enter at the most remote parts of the American Southwest.
  • 8:19am Jun 30, 2019
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Politicians And 'Hispandering'

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Julio Ricardo Varela, co-host of the political podcast In The Thick, about presidential candidates trying to connect with voters by speaking Spanish.
  • 8:19am Jun 30, 2019
    Science Science

    Scientists Study Human Cancer Genes In Plants

    There are human cancer genes in plants. Scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee are studying what they and other human genes are doing there.
  • 8:19am Jun 30, 2019
    Sports Sports

    A Senior Women's Soccer League

    As the women's World Cup continues in France, there's another group of tough athletes taking the field in the San Diego area. Many are age 70 and older. Don't even think about telling them to sit.
  • 8:19am Jun 30, 2019
    World News World News

    Fears Of Far-Right Terror In Germany

    The killing of a prominent German politician and the arrest of his confessed killer, who has links to a far-right network, has raised fears of far-right terrorism in Germany.
  • 8:12am Jun 30, 2019
    National National

    A Florida Felon On New Florida Voting Roadblock

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks once again with Florida felon Keith Ivey now that the governor there has signed a bill requiring felons to pay court fees before they can vote.
  • 10:48am Jun 23, 2019
    Health & Safety Health & Safety

    Training Better Robotic Surgeons

    Robot-assisted surgery is minimally invasive and recovery time is shorter. Those are a few reasons why more medical schools are training students how to be better robotic surgeons.
  • 10:48am Jun 23, 2019
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Sunday Politics

    President Trump has promised — and then gone back on — a number of signature actions this past week.
  • 10:48am Jun 23, 2019
    World News World News

    Norwegian Island Wants To Be 'Time-Free'

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Kjell Hveding, a local businessman and entrepreneur who launched the idea of a time-free zone for Sommarøy, Norway.