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3:40 am
Sun March 30, 2014

Air Mystery Pulled Malaysia Together, But Now Pulls It Apart

Originally published on Sun March 30, 2014 1:59 pm

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This is WEEKEND EDITION from NPR News. I'm Rachel Martin.

There's been an unprecedented international effort to locate the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370. Government says the aviation experts and search crews are now all working together to try to solve the mystery. But in Malaysia, where the flight originated, the jet's disappearance has fueled political criticism and ethnic tension. Many have criticized the Malay government's handling of the crisis, especially the country's large population of ethnic Chinese.

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Around the Nation
3:40 am
Sun March 30, 2014

1,000 Farmworkers View Chavez Film, Dedicated To Them

Originally published on Sun March 30, 2014 1:59 pm

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A new feature film about the early days of Cesar Chavez opened this weekend. The story of the legendary activist who took on the powerful agricultural industry was directed by Mexican actor Diego Luna. This past week, the filmmakers treated an audience of California farm workers to an outdoor preview of the movie dubbed into Spanish.

NPR's Mandalit del Barco was there.

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Around the Nation
3:40 am
Sun March 30, 2014

Washington Mudslide Response Is A Community Effort

Originally published on Sun March 30, 2014 1:59 pm

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Middle East
3:40 am
Sun March 30, 2014

Much At Stake In Pakistan Talks With Taliban

Originally published on Sun March 30, 2014 1:59 pm

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Middle East
3:40 am
Sun March 30, 2014

Ruthless Warlord, Hero to Uzbeks, On Ballot In Afghan Elections

Originally published on Sun March 30, 2014 1:59 pm

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