All Things Considered (Weekend)

All Things Considered (Weekend)

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National Public Radio's weekend afternoon newsmagazine.

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Researchers have found hundreds of baby dinosaur bones in the Alaskan Arctic, suggesting that dinosaurs may have lived at cold northern latitudes year-round.

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks to KQED reporters Sukey Lewis and Sandhya Dirks about the second episode of the podcast, <em>On Our Watch</em>, which explores how police departments handle on-duty sexual misconduct.

After Senate Republicans blocked a bill to create an outside independent commission to investigate the attacks on the U.S. Capitol, Pelosi said a special panel is needed to lead an investigation.

Cleveland is trying to create a less car-centered city, against tough odds. But public transit and walkable neighborhoods can help solve two problems at once: climate change and fairness.

Critic Linda Holmes argues that as mindless as <em>The Fast & The Furious</em> may seem, it's also brilliant for surviving and thriving in Hollywood for 20 years.

Buildings are concentrated in places that are likely to be hit by a disaster such as a hurricane, flood or wildfire, researchers found. That includes both urban and rural hotspots.

But the president cautioned that the bipartisan deal wouldn't be enacted without a separate proposal moving along with just Democratic support.

Just hours earlier, a court in Spain had approved the extradition of McAfee to the U.S., where he was set to stand trial on federal tax-evasion charges in New York.

Addressing a judge personally for the first time, the pop star called for an end to her long-running conservatorship.

In Cleveland, as in other cities, a move for "tree equity" is bringing more trees to low-income neighborhoods that often lack them. It also helps neighborhoods stay cooler as the planet heats up.

'Six Days In Fallujah' is based on the fight between U.S. troops and Iraqi opposition forces in 2004. The project was shelved for a decade, but the creator says it offers a serious look at the battle.

The new album from singer Angélique Kidjo, <em>Mother Nature</em>, is a showcase of collaborations with up-and-coming artists from across Africa, including Nigerian star Burna Boy.

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The remains of hundreds of bodies, most of indigenous children, were discovered in Canada recently.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

In a new book, journalist Larissa Zimberoff examines how companies have changed the way we eat in the name of climate change without always considering their products’ health impacts.

from Scheer Intelligence

Did you know California has had 6 state capitals in its history? Actually, seven, if you count both times Sacramento has held the distinction.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

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Pop star Britney Spears spoke in court on Wednesday, pleading with the judge to end the legal conservatorship she’s been under for 13 years.

Britney Spears’ conservatorship case pushes CA lawmakers to revamp state laws

Pop star Britney Spears spoke in court on Wednesday, pleading with the judge to end the legal conservatorship she’s been under for 13 years.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the first Capitol riot defendant to be sentenced, Ukrainian oligarchs, Bolton’s off the hook for his book and the Trump Organization sues New York…

"What the Fuks?"

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the first Capitol riot defendant to be sentenced, Ukrainian oligarchs, Bolton’s off the hook for his book and the Trump Organization sues New York…

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

Last year, unhoused people pitched more than 80 tents next to a jogging path beside the Penmar Golf Course near Venice Beach. It drew complaints from nearby residents.

LA cleared a homeless camp near Venice and deemed it a success. Was it?

Last year, unhoused people pitched more than 80 tents next to a jogging path beside the Penmar Golf Course near Venice Beach. It drew complaints from nearby residents.

from Greater LA

Last year, LA cleared 80 tents from the south side of the Penmar Golf Course near Venice Beach.

LA cleared a homeless camp near a Venice golf course and declared it a success. Was it?

Last year, LA cleared 80 tents from the south side of the Penmar Golf Course near Venice Beach.

from Greater LA

A team of 42 students from The Archer School for Girls in Los Angeles have been working on a solution to a real-life problem: how to prevent wildfires from destroying homes.

High school students invent automated sprinkler system to fight wildfires

A team of 42 students from The Archer School for Girls in Los Angeles have been working on a solution to a real-life problem: how to prevent wildfires from destroying homes.

from Greater LA

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Newsom misled the public about wildfire prevention efforts ahead of worst fire season on record

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from News Stories

The LA County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to extend the region’s eviction moratorium through September.

LA County extends eviction moratorium protecting renters against ‘tsunami’ of evictions

The LA County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to extend the region’s eviction moratorium through September.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Summer brings an end to the Supreme Court term and new rulings.

SCOTUS sides with PA high school cheerleader, against farm worker union as term end nears

Summer brings an end to the Supreme Court term and new rulings.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand