The Return Of Folk Musician Bill Fay

English folk musician Bill Fay put out only two LPs back in the early 1970s and then seemed to disappear from the music scene altogether. But his music created a cult-like following among artists like Jeff Tweedy, Jim O'Rourke and Will Sheff. Fay is now in his 60s, and back with a new record Weekend Edition Sunday guest host Linda Wertheimer sat down to talk with the singer-songwriter.

'Washington Post' Reporter Explores How Pop Culture Influences Views Of Police

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Washington Post reporter Alyssa Rosenberg, who has written a series for the paper about how Hollywood and pop culture has influenced the way the public perceives police.

In 'Appetites,' Bourdain Pleases The Toughest Food Critic (His 9-Year-Old)

Anthony Bourdain's new cookbook features comfort food he cooks for his young daughter. "She's who I need to please, and if she's not happy, I'm not happy," he says.
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The Politics Hour - October 28, 2016

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton joins us as the new series "Good Girls Revolt" based on her early civil rights work debuts.


Qualcomm Spends Big Money To Get In The Car (Chip) Business

The smartphone chipmaker has agreed to buy NXP Semiconductors for $38 billion. The deal allows Qualcomm to rely less on the smartphone industry. NXP makes semiconductors for cars.

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