The Reality Of School Shooting Drills Florida schools have ramped up "code red drills" in the aftermath of the Parkland shooting. One teacher plans to post footage of the drills online to build support for more restrictive gun laws.
Pennsylvania Voters React To Lamb's Apparent Win Democrat Conor Lamb appears to have won in a special election in Pennsylvania. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro checks back in with Dave Podurgiel and Jojo Burgess, two voters in the district.
Salvadoran Evangelicals Work To Change Lives Of Gang Members El Salvador has one of the highest murder rates in the world, driven by gangs. <em>The Economist</em>'s Sarah Esther Maslin reported on how evangelical churches help gang members pull away from lives of crime.
Report: Cambridge Analytica 'Harvested Private Information' NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Matthew Rosenberg of <em>The New York Times</em> about Cambridge Analytica, which allegedly harvested information from millions of Facebook users without their permission.
The Call-In: Childhood Obesity Rates Are At Their Highest Since 1999 On this week's Weekend Edition Call-In, NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro hears from listeners about childhood obesity and speaks with Dr. David Ludwig of Boston Children's Hospital.
The Money Behind The Midterms NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Carrie Levine, a reporter for The Center for Public Integrity, about where big political donors are putting their money during this year's midterm elections.
Childhood Playmates Reconnect, Rekindle Friendship That Transcends Race And Distance As part of our Missed Connections series, NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro reunites Sharony Green and Beth Hegab, former childhood friends who drifted apart, according to Green, in part because of race.
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