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When She's Told Girls Can't Be Superheroes, 'Lucia La Luchadora' Grabs Her Mask

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 7:05am

After she realized there weren't enough girl superheroes in the world, Cynthia Leonor Garza created one. She talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her new book, Lucia the Luchadora.

Rocky Mountains Treasure Hunt Turns Fatal

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 7:05am

A poem holds the clues to buried treasure in the Rockies. Millionaire Forrest Fenn is the guy who says he hid the box of gold and gems. Now the hunt may be off after two treasure hunters died.

Award-Winning Poet Aims To Push Boundaries Of Conversations On Motherhood

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 7:05am

Hollie McNish talks to NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her new memoir and why "the wrong things are taboo in our society." (LANGUAGE WARNING: "God damn" is bleeped five times throughout the segment.)

Sunday Puzzle: Follow My Lead

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 7:05am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and this week's puzzle winner Karen Marshall of Shoreline, Wash., work through a tough word game, crafted by puzzle master Will Shortz.

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How Thelma & Louise Drove Hollywood 'Off The Cliff'

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 6:00am

Becky Aikman's new book is a fierce, funny chronicle of the making of Thelma & Louise — the Hollywood forces arrayed against it, and the effect it had on the industry on both sides of the camera.

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