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Weekend Edition offers news and features, expanding your world while making sense of the news of the week.

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Rep. Ben Cline On The Mueller Report

Mar 23, 2019

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Sen. Chris Coons On The Mueller Report

Mar 23, 2019

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We're going to go now to one of the many lawmakers waiting to see the report - unless he has a copy under his arm right now - Senator Chris Coons, a Democrat from Delaware. Senator, thanks so much for being with us.

CHRIS COONS: Thank you, Scott. Good morning.

And amidst all this urgent news, the 2019 Major League Baseball season also began this week. Organized baseball worries that the game once considered America's pastime has become slooowww, old, and tedious.

In 1948 — when Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams and Jackie Robinson were on the field — an average 9-inning game lasted 2 hours and 15 minutes. Today, it takes more than 3 hours.

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This country's last chemical weapons stockpile will be destroyed from Richmond, Ky. Stu Johnson of WEKU reports.

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And it's time now for sports.

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5 New National Monuments

Mar 16, 2019

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