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Go behind the headlines: From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik speak with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.

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The O'Jays Are Back, Sharing 'The Last Word' On Award-Winning Musical Career

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What do Democratic primary voters really want? New polling finds that a candidate's race and gender are taking a back seat to "electability." But what does that really mean? Celinda Lake and Perry Bacon Jr. join Meghna Chakrabarti.

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Art and artificial intelligence. How humans and machines are collaborating on paintings, music compositions and more. Dan Tepfer and Robbie Barrat join Meghna Chakrabarti.

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The Supreme Court will review a challenge to the citizenship question on the U.S. census. We look ahead to what's at stake. Hansi Lo Wang, Mithun Mansinghani and Thomas Saenz join Meghna Chakrabarti. Also, the latest on the Mueller report with Yamiche Alcindor and Tom Nichols.

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We talk to Ramy Youssef about his new Hulu comedy series that deals with living life as a faithful Muslim in today's America. He joins David Folkenflik.

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The Mueller report — a day later. What we've learned from the newly released and redacted version and what it means. And, all the rest of the week's news. Paula Reid, Sahil Kapur, Jack Beatty and Sen. Angus King join David Folkenflik.

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The Mueller report is out. Redacted by the Justice Department, shipped up to Congress and released to the public. We break it down in a special live evening broadcast. Josh Gerstein, Jeffrey Engel and Victoria Nourse join Kimberly Atkins.

Waiting For The Mueller Report

The Mueller will be released Thursday morning. We lay out what's at stake politically and legally. McKay Coppins, Nancy Gertner and Mark Updegrove join Kimberly Atkins.

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