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Florida Sen. Marco Rubio waves to supporters as his wife Jeanette joins him on stage, after he announced that he will be running for the Republican presidential nomination, during a rally at the Freedom Tower, Monday, April 13, 2015, in Miami. (AP)

Hillary and Rubio, in for 2016. Congress, in on the Iran Deal. And a Gyrocopter on the Capitol lawn. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

Hour 2
The members of all-female mariachi band Flor de Toloache (Courtesy the Artist).

An all-female band takes mariachi to old places and new. We’ll talk with the women of Flor de Toloache.

 
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Apr 17, 2015
The members of all-female mariachi band Flor de Toloache (Courtesy the Artist).

An all-female band takes mariachi to old places and new. We’ll talk with the women of Flor de Toloache.

 
Apr 17, 2015
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio waves to supporters as his wife Jeanette joins him on stage, after he announced that he will be running for the Republican presidential nomination, during a rally at the Freedom Tower, Monday, April 13, 2015, in Miami. (AP)

Hillary and Rubio, in for 2016. Congress, in on the Iran Deal. And a Gyrocopter on the Capitol lawn. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

 
Apr 16, 2015
A Northrop Grumman unnamed X-47B UCAS at its unveiling. (Courtesy  Northrop Grumman )

Lethal weapons – killer robots – are coming. Now the UN is looking at how to respond. We’ll get the latest.

 
Apr 16, 2015
In this May 23, 2014 photo, Colleen Jankovich works with her 11-year-old autistic son, Matthew, who is non-verbal and requires 24/7 care, in Omaha,  (AP)

You don’t outgrow autism. But a wave of autistic children is growing into adulthood. What’s going to happen then?

 
Apr 15, 2015
A sample kebab using the Beyond Meat chicken substitute, which is made entirely of plant protein. (Beyond Meat)

The big push for fake meat. Bill Gates is in on it. To cut back on livestock production. To, maybe, save the planet.

 
Apr 15, 2015
John Burns on location in Baghdad, Iraq in 2003. (Ashley Gilbertson / New York Times)

Famed correspondent John Burns has covered the world for 40 years for the New York Times. He’s hanging up his notebook. He joins us.

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Jul 24, 2014
Former Secretary of State, US Senator and First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton made her long-assumed campaign for President official this week. We last talked to the now-candidate in summer 2014. [Listen Back]
 
Aug 7, 2013
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) becomes the second major candidate in the 2016 presidential race to formally announce a bid. The Senator last joined us in 2013. [Listen Back]
 
Jul 12, 2011
The mega-popular HBO fantasy series "Game of Thrones" is back on air this month. Get ready for the ongoing Sunday evening struggle with our 2011 interview with author George R.R. Martin. [Listen Back]
 
May 1, 2014
A year following the 2014 kidnapping of more than 200 school girls in Nigeria by the Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram, little has been done to recover the missing students. We looked at the global #BringBackOurGirls campaign last year. [Listen Back]
 
Jul 8, 2009
The Catholic Church has formally -- and rather unexpectedly -- ended its controversial review of American nuns. It's been in place since 2012, and we looked at the beginnings of the review in 2009. [Listen Back]
 
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Three LIVE Tracks From Flor De Toloache
Friday, April 17, 2015

Fantastic live tracks from the amazing women of Flor de Toloache.

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Our Week In The Web: April 17, 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015

Interactions on Facebook, campaign time begins and a truck full of bees.

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Parents Speak Out On Autism Care ‘Cliff’
Thursday, April 16, 2015

Stories of autism care for adults from our callers and, maybe, from you, too.

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(Un)Happy Tax Day 2015!
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Celebrate filling your taxes today (or last week, or last month, etc.) with a few of our many hours on tax policy, tax season and tax dodging.

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