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  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    Sports Sports

    New U.S. Players Poised To Make Big Impact In World Cup

    Rose Lavelle, Lindsey Horan and Mallory Pugh are the new faces of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team. Who they are tells us about how the career paths of elite women footballers have changed.
  • 8:03am Jun 16, 2019
    World News World News

    Sudan's Internet Outage

    Sudanese authorities shut down the Internet around the same time that they violently broke up an opposition sit-in seeking civilian rule. The protesters are gone, but the Internet is still down.
  • 11:16am Jun 09, 2019
    Politics & Government Politics & Government

    Sunday Politics

    After nearly starting a trade war with Mexico, President Trump has pulled back his threat of tariffs.
  • 11:14am Jun 09, 2019
    Books Books

    Nicole Dennis-Benn On 'Patsy'

    In Nicole Dennis-Benn's new novel Patsy, she explores the demands on one woman who immigrates from Jamaica to New York and leaves her young daughter behind. She talks with NPR's Barrie Hardymon.
  • 8:44am Jun 09, 2019
    Science Science

    The Limits Of Human Endurance

    How do you study the upper limits of human endurance? Professor Herman Pontzer of Duke University tracked long-distance athletes running across the country. He talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro.
  • 8:44am Jun 09, 2019
    World News World News

    Update On U.S.-Mexico Agreement

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with José Díaz-Briseño, Washington correspondent for the Mexican newspaper Reforma, about the agreement between the U.S. and Mexico on immigration.
  • 8:44am Jun 09, 2019
    World News World News

    Journalist Arrested In Moscow

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Andrew Roth, Moscow bureau chief for The Guardian, about the arrest of Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov.
  • 8:44am Jun 09, 2019
    Arts Arts

    'The Handmaid's Tale' And Coming Out As Transgender

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Vox culture critic Emily VanDerWerff, who came out publicly as a trans woman in her recent review of the new season of The Handmaid's Tale.