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Weekend Edition Sunday

Sunday Puzzle: IN D Mood For A Game?

Corrected on May 10, 2018

In the weekly challenge, we ask for the name of a type of criminal. The answer, pyromaniac, is derived from pyromania, which is more accurately described as a disorder, not a crime.

Weekend Edition Sunday

Armed At Church: Why This Congregation Is 'Not A Gun-Free Zone'

Corrected on April 8, 2018

A previous version of this story and the audio version of this story stated that parishioners at the Lighthouse Mexico Church Of God had been carrying and were encouraged to carry concealed weapons since 2013, after a shooting massacre at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C. In fact, that shooting occurred in 2015.

Weekend Edition Sunday

The Call-In: Knowing Sexual Harassers

Corrected on March 20, 2018

In an earlier version of this report, Harvey Weinstein was referred to as a rapist. While he has been accused of rape and other sexual assaults, he has not been convicted of any such crimes.

Weekend Edition Sunday

Habibi Fuses Farsi Lyrics With Western Riffs

Corrected on March 18, 2018

A previous version of this story incorrectly referred to habibi as a Farsi word. The word is in fact Arabic. Jamalifard says it is commonly used in Iran.

Weekend Edition Sunday

Sunday Puzzle: End Rhymes

Corrected on February 18, 2018

A previous version of this puzzle featured the wrong challenge for next week.

Weekend Edition Sunday

How To Ease Tensions At Dueling Rallies: Talk

Corrected on February 7, 2018

This report incorrectly refers to a group of demonstrators as Mothers Demand Common Sense For Gun Reform. The correct name is Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.

Weekend Edition Sunday

The Rash Of Troubles At The Census Bureau

Corrected on January 11, 2018

In this story, we say that the Census Bureau's then-director left in May 2017. In fact, he left the bureau in June after his departure was announced in May.

Weekend Edition Sunday

South Sudan's Prospects For 2018

Corrected on January 2, 2018

In this story, Nikki Haley is described incorrectly as the U.S. ambassador to the United States. In fact, she is the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

Weekend Edition Sunday

Sunday Puzzle: New Names In The News

Corrected on January 2, 2018

On an earlier Web page, puzzle winner Nick England was mistakenly referred to as Nick English.