Anousheh Ansari became the first Muslim female to blast into space in 2006.
Davar Iran Ardalan, Weekend Edition Senior Producer It is hard to believe I have been in public broadcasting for twenty years. I began in public radio as a reporter at KUNM in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1991 and began working at NPR News in 1993,...
Davar Iran Ardalan, Senior Producer & Scott Simon, Weekend Edition Host As many of you know, Weekend Edition has been on Twitter for more than a year. We've now come up with some tips on how we use the social networking site in our newsroom. To ...
Scott Simon sends an update on his recovery.
Erin Lancer was in Haiti during the earthquake with the child she and her husband are working to adopt.
Weekend Edition Social Media Report
Today on the show, we bring you three reports on human rights cases in strategically important countries. You will hear about dissidents in China, Russia and Iran.