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WATCH: Tim Kaine Makes Campaign Trail Debut: 'I Like To Fight For Right'

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:48pm

"Do you want a 'you're fired' president or a 'you're hired' president?" Kaine asked the crowd in Miami.

St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:10pm

Listen to the rollicking soul band perform songs from its upcoming sophomore album, Sea Of Noise.

Violent Femmes, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:08pm

The off-again, on-again rock band from Milwaukee, Wisc., built a careening, playful set around mainstays like "Blister In The Sun" and new songs like "I Could Be Anything."

Where Tim Kaine And Hillary Clinton Stand On Key Issues

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 10:53am

Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton's running mate. The two agree on how government should tackle abortion and gun control, but disagree on the authorization of military force.

Dozens Killed In Attack On Protest March Of Minority Hazara Community In Kabul

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 9:20am

Ministry of Health officials say that at least 61 people were killed and 207 were injured in the attack. The Islamic State claimed responsibility, saying it was targeting a "gathering of Shiites."

For These Cosplayers, Geeky Costumes Are The Cat's Pajamas

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 9:00am

Cosplay has been a fixture of the Comic-Con world for more than a decade. Should our pets be embracing the geekery, too?

Fast-Track Program: Kenyan Runners Join U.S. Army — And Olympic Team

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 8:07am

A U.S. Army program allows elite athletes to join the military and train in their sport. Four Kenyan distance runners in the U.S. military quickly became citizens and will represent America in Rio.

The Uppermost Aristocracy of the Hoverfly Society

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 8:07am

Fredrik Sjöberg had been hunting for hoverflies for 30 years. But his collection wasn't complete without the rare and beautiful Callicera fly.

Watch Alabama Shakes, Gary Clark Jr. At The XPoNential Music Festival

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 8:00am

WXPN in Philadelphia is hosting its own music festival this weekend.

Fresh Air Weekend: Comic Mike Birbiglia; 'Zero Day'; 'Veep' Showrunner David Mandel

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 8:00am

Birbiglia discusses his new film, Don't Think Twice. John Powers reviews Zero Days, a documentary about computer malware. Veep's David Mandel talks about the current season of the show.

#NPRreads: Four Great Reads Worth Going Out Of Your Way For

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:47am

Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.

Munich Police: Suspect Was A High School Student Fixated On Shooting Rampages

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:45am

The suspect in the attack on a shopping mall in Munich on Friday is an 18-year-old German-Iranian high school student who lived in Munich and had a history of depression, Munich police say.

Robert Irwin Brings 'Big' To Texas With Permanent Art Installation

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

The 87-year-old conceptual artist unveils a large-scale installation of his work in Marfa, Texas, this week. He's spent his career creating site-specific art that often treats light as its subject.

U.S. Army Is Sending Soldiers To Compete In Rio Summer 2016 Olympics

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

The group of soldiers are headed to Brazil, but they're not going there to guard the athletes. The Army has a detachment to groom Olympic athletes, a number of whom only recently became U.S. citizens.

Russia Awaits Potential Rio Olympics Ban Decision, After Widespread Doping Practices

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

On Sunday, the International Olympic Committee will decide whether or not to ban Russia from competing due to state-sponsored doping. NPR's Scott Simon talks about the decision with NPR's Tom Goldman.

Baltimore Prosecutors Face Pressure After No Officer Convictions In Freddie Gray Case

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

So far, prosecutors failed to convict four of the six police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray last year. Scott Simon talks to Jennifer Ludden about the challenges of the case.

Hillary Clinton Picks Her VP Nominee: Who Is Tim Kaine?

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

Hillary Clinton has tapped Virginia SenatorTim Kaine to be her running mate, completing the democratic presidential ticket.

MPAA Argues Ban On Smoking In Movies Defies First Amendment

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

Should a child going to a G-rated movie be exposed to characters smoking on screen? The MPAA is defending itself from a lawsuit about that. NPR' Scott Simon speaks with film historian David Thomson.

The Latest On Baton Rouge: A City In Healing

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

As Baton Rouge prepares to bury the second of two officers killed in a targeted attack, the city gathers to reflect on the violence.

Casting Doubt On U.S. Commitment To Mutual Defense, Donald Trump Unsettles NATO Allies

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:34am

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told the New York Times that a Trump administration wouldn't defend NATO allies unless they had "fulfilled their obligations" to the U.S.




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