Best Washington podcasts we could find (Updated February 2019)
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From UFOs to psychic powers and government conspiracies, history is riddled with unexplained events. You can turn back now or learn the Stuff They Don't Want You To Know, an audio podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.
 
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RadioWest
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Conversation and stories that explore the way the world works. Produced by KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake City and hosted by Doug Fabrizio. Find archived episodes at http://radiowest.org
 
The MMQB suite of podcasts bring you unique, informed and immediate analysis from around the NFL. Whether you’re looking to catch up on Sunday’s football action, take a deep dive into the film or answer some burning NFL questions, The MMQB staff has you covered. With a rotating cast of hosts including Andy Benoit, Albert Breer, Jenny Vrentas, Conor Orr and Gary Gramling, you’ll finish each episode knowing more about football than you ever thought you could.
 
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RadioWest
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Conversations and stories that explore the way the world works. From KUER, NPR Utah hosted by Doug Fabrizio.
 
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SciFi Diner Podcast
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Welcome to the SciFi Diner where we serve up spicy conversations off the latest menu of SciFi Movies & Television Shows.
 
Learn Arabic with Free Podcasts Whether you are student or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at ArabicPod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever!
 
Covering the newsmakers in college basketball all year long. New episodes every Tuesday.
 
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Moderate Rebels
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Moderate Rebels is a political podcast hosted by journalists Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton. We regularly report on America's bellicose foreign policy and the deceptions deployed to sell it to the public. We also connect the dots to show how the state of perpetual war fuels dangerous right-wing politics back home. Max and Ben created this podcast to help provide a platform to the dissident journalists, scholars, and activists challenging the US empire. We hope to show listeners what’s behind ...
 
Democracy Now! is a daily independent award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
 
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radiofreeredoubt
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www.RadioFreeRedoubt.com
 
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Alien Podcast
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Paranormal talk radio covering everything from UFOs to ghosts.
 
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Podcast 1289
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Dan, Mike, and Jesse, along with a panel of special guests, discuss everything from the Kennedy Assassination to Cryptozoology on this NSFW comedy podcast.
 
The Kojo Nnamdi Show — a daily talk show that serves as the meeting space for curious Washingtonians to make sense of the communities where they live and work. We'll introduce you to compelling newsmakers, fascinating artists, expansive thinkers, prominent activists, new ideas, cutting-edge technology, overlooked historic moments and up-and-coming talent.
 
Covering the newsmakers in college basketball all year long. New episodes every Tuesday.
 
The China Africa Project is a multimedia resource dedicated to exploring every aspect of China’s growing engagement with Africa. Through a combination of original content and curation of third-party material from across the Internet, the CAP’s objective is purely informational. None of the blog’s authors or producers have any vested interest in any Chinese or African position.
 
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Rush The Field
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Radio Influence - Digital Audio
 
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RadioWest
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Conversation and stories that explore the way the world works. Produced by KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake City and hosted by Doug Fabrizio. Find archived episodes at http://radiowest.org
 
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“The Strident Conservative” is a two minute daily commentary focusing on the news and issues relevant to Conservatives and the Constitution. With a focus on holding our political and spiritual leaders accountable for the decline of American greatness, we are an equal-opportunity critic, holding members of every political stripe accountable.
 
Formed in July 2012, The Double Clutch Podcast is a UK-based podcast covering all the goings-on in the National Basketball Association. Home of #NBAintheUK.
 
Sam Adams Founding Patiot Lighting Fires of the Mind
 
Join us on our journey to interview an elected official in each of the 50 states. With a focus on profiling underdogs who beat the odds, find out what motivated our officials to run, the adversities they overcame, and what we need to do to work together again. Do you think politics is only for a select and chosen few? Think again.
 
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History in the House
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Eighth grade history content recaps and general knowledge dropping from Fitz Intermediate school in Garden Grove Unified.
 
Ganjapreneur is a cannabis business resource. Our podcast gives us an opportunity to speak directly with the stakeholders, cultivators, experts, and activists on the front line of the legal cannabis industry.
 
This show examines everyday concerns with a focus on women. Relationships, responsibilities, personal safety, health and wellness, nutrition supplementation, exercise and fitness, skin care, retirement, and residual income streams are among the many topics that will be explored. Call in during the broadcast with your questions and comments (646) 716.8344. Or, you can leave a message at (650) 741.4137 and I will return your call.
 
Listen daily for weird news from around the globe. Ripley's Believe It or Not! was founded in 1918 by cartoonist and adventurer Robert Ripley, we are the authority on all things weird, odd, amazing, and unbelievable!
 
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Seattle Mama Doc
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Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson is a mom, pediatrician, blogger, Chief of Digital Innovation for Seattle Children’s Hospital, & news reporter for NBC KING5 in Seattle. She has over 38,000 followers on Twitter, & her feed, Seattle Mama Doc, was named one of Time's "Best Twitter Feeds of 2013". While a practitioner of pediatric healthcare in the traditional sense, she approaches all of her work from a far more holistic wellness perspective, as evident in the content of her blog as well as her award-winn ...
 
Come with us as we dive into bottle of wine and old books. Recount great people and events over a glass of wine. We hunt down and explore the forgotten from history. Lost Figures whose names deserve to be remembered and celebrated.
 
How many of your friends did you inherit from your wife's Mommy and Me classes? When's the last time you chewed the fat with your ol' college buddies? We know -- and we're here when you need us... Your Artificial Friends. With Andy Chanley, Sam Farmer, Josh Fleeger and Larry Morgan.
 
"The MoneyWise Minute" is a daily one-minute radio ministry. Each day, host Rob West, answers listeners questions by taking a succinct, practical and biblical approach to every day financial issues.
 
Serial Box does reading like it's TV. This is where we talk about it.
 
Interviews with museum technology experts conducted by graduate students in The Johns Hopkins University museum studies program.
 
The Keeping Things Alive Podcast is here to celebrate the connection between humans, the Earth, and all living things; amplify progressive voices in Western New York & beyond; and empower people to live outside the box and take action for good in their communities. Hosted and produced by @lauramevans. Season 1-3 music by @madisonjrich. Episode 52 music by @lonniebarlow.
 
Get the inside take on College Hoops. Jon lives and breathes college basketball providing him access to breaking news and insights. Every week the podcast will deliver compelling story lines of college basketball along with interviews, game picks, and scoops!
 
It’s a long island with a long history. Want to hear it? Interviews with historians, scholars, authors and anyone with a story to tell and a passion for this unique region of New York.
 
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Dakota Datebook
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Stories of things that happened in North Dakota and vicinity. Sitting Bull to Phil Jackson, cattle to prairie dogs, knoefla to lefse. In partnership with the Historical Society of North Dakota, and funded by the North Dakota Humanities Council, a nonprofit, independent state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the program do not necessarily reflect those of the North Dakota Humanities Council or the National ...
 
“Open Relationship” is a play on words referring to Mo'Nique's announcement to publications that she and her husband of close to 10 years, Sidney Hicks, have an Open Relationship. Though the real intent behind her statement refers to their long history together, their Open-Minded Relationship simply means that something like an extra-marital affair wouldn't be a deal breaker to their marriage. They build upon the public discussions surrounding this concept to explore the openness and communi ...
 
Sisters in Loss podcast spotlights faith filled black women who share their grief and loss stories and testimonies. Black women experience miscarriage and stillbirth two times more than white women according to the National Institutes of Health. Whether you have experienced a miscarriage, infant loss, stillbirth, or infertility, you will learn about resources and strategies to heal, gain clarity, peace, hope, and find an empowering path forward after loss. Join Erica M. McAfee weekly as she ...
 
Join brothers Brandon and Nevin Werner on their crazy trip through time as they dive into some of the weirdest, funniest, and most unbelievable stories in history. Human history has too many stories to fit into just the Laughing Historically video show. Each podcast episode, Brandon and Nevin bring you two topics that they think need to be discussed right way. Looking for our video show? Check out new episodes at: youtube.com/laughinghistorically.
 
World 🌎 Black ✊🏾History connects the Global African and Diaspora Achievements . More at www.worldblackhistoryonperiscope.com
 
TFOL is the official podcast of the depraved denizens behind OMEGA-LEVEL. It is an irreverent, completely NSFW descent into pop-culture madness.
 
CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
 
Morning Edition takes listeners around the country and the world with multi-faceted stories and commentaries every weekday. Hosts David Greene, Steve Inskeep, Noel King and Rachel Martin bring you the latest breaking news and features to prepare you for the day.
 
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20/20
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ABC's 20/20 is the primetime news magazine program featuring newsmaker interviews, hard-hitting investigative reports, exclusives, compelling features and medical mysteries.
 
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Forgotten Prison
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McNeil Island in South Puget Sound is the Alcatraz you've never heard of. The now-abandoned prison on McNeil operated for 136 years. Today, the island is home to the Special Commitment Center, which houses Washington state's "sexually violent predators." A collaboration between KNKX and the Washington State Historical Society, Forgotten Prison tells the stories of inmates, guards, and children who grew up on the island. The history of this forgotten place can tell us a lot about how and why ...
 
Chris Hayes delivers the biggest news and political stories of the day with a commitment to in-depth reporting that consistently seeks to hold our leaders accountable for their actions. Join him as he has brings the nation’s officials, legislators, policymakers, and local activists to the table to address key issues affecting communities across America.
 
Stay up-to-date with what’s happening in the digital world the easy way! Digital expert, national radio host and USA Today columnist Kim Komando wastes no time and gets right to the top stories, scams, security alerts, product reviews and crazy happenings in the world of tech. Listen and you’ll be in the know with Kim Komando!
 
CNN's chief Washington correspondent, Jake Tapper, hosts this hourlong weekday afternoon program, which mixes Tapper's interests with headlines from around the country and the world, headlines that span politics, money, sports and popular culture. "The Lead" also concentrates on bringing stories that aren't found on front pages -- buried leads -- to the forefront.
 
Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy. Bullseye has been featured in Time, The New York Times, GQ and McSweeney's, which called it "the kind of show people listen to in a more perfect world." (Formerly known as The Sound of Young America.)
 
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North Dakota is full of stories, and today’s story is about plowing up a fortuitous fortune. In 1916, on a farm 6.5 miles north of Blaisdell, a hired man named Wallace Henkel chanced upon a small fortune in gold coins, silver coins, and paper money.By info@prairiepublic.org (Prairie Public).
 
Rob West offers practical wisdom on aFinancial To-Do List.
 
What made the Opportunity Rover so unbelievable? I’m Colton, from Ripleys.com, and this is your Weird Minute.
 
The president's longtime adviser is gagged by a federal judge. Plus, the election fraud hearing in North Carolina takes a stunning turn. Then, Chris Hayes' exclusive interview with Bernie Sanders, whose presidential campaign is two days old and already breaking records.
 
The Empire actor has been released on bail after being arrested on charges of making a false police report. Officials say he paid two men to fake an attack on him to "further his own public profile."
 
Women's Health: Nutrition, Diet, and Supplementation continues to look at the various stages of a woman's life and the nutritonal needs they pose. We are looking at the fact that specific nutritional requirements become especially important at particular times of our lives. For example, as adolescents, we require sufficient levels of calcium an ...…
 
Judge issues full gag order on Roger Stone; Judge says Roger Stone cannot talk publicly about case; Judge bans Roger Stone from talking publicly about case; Smollett's bail set at $100,000; he must surrender passport; Coast guard officer in court, accused of plotting terror attack against democrats, journalists; Prosecutors say accused coast gu ...…
 
On this special edition of the Double Clutch podcast, Mike Miller is joined by Roland Lazenby to discuss a plethora of topics including his upcoming Magic Johnson biography, the recent All-Star weekend, the modern game and player power. The pair also discuss the growth of the NBA in the United Kingdom and the forthcoming 10 hour ESPN Michael Jo ...…
 
Don Andrews: Bringing CBD Flower to New York by Ganjapreneur
 
Call in and share what’s on your mind ––from yesterday's slushy snow day to the Covington Catholic teen's lawsuit against the Washington Post.
 
Former acting FBI director Andrew McCabe, who led the bureau for three months last year, contends a "crime may have been committed" during U.S. President Donald Trump's dismissal of FBI chief James Comey.
 
Winter sports may be the latest casualty of climate change, as advocates say winters are getting shorter, and certain sports are becoming less viable. We talk to two skiers about what's being done to save the snow.
 
Pope Francis has summoned bishops to an unprecedented summit designed to tackle sexual abuse in the priesthood, a persisting problem that has shaken the faith of Catholics globally. We speak to a survivor about policies recently enacted in Canada, which are being discussed at the summit as a way to tackle what the Pope has called "the urgent ch ...…
 
Pope Francis has summoned bishops to an unprecedented summit designed to tackle sexual abuse in the priesthood, a persisting problem that has shaken the faith of Catholics globally. We speak to a survivor about policies recently enacted in Canada, which are being discussed at the summit as a way to tackle what the Pope has called "the urgent ch ...…
 
As the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing nears, some say the site of the first footprints on the moon should be protected. But historic preservation off our planet is unprecedented.
 
Stealing jokes is as old as comedy itself and it has become increasingly rampant and profitable on Instagram. One social media campaign may be forcing a major Instagram account to change its behavior.
 
He is in custody in suburban Washington, D.C. Court papers indicate the suspect, a self-described white nationalist who stockpiled weapons, wrote that he wanted to kill as many people as possible.
 
The 29-year-old pianist and composer who performs all the on-screen music in the Oscar-nominated movie, Green Book, explains how it was done.
 
The U.S. Trade Representative has spent his career warning about the problems and perils of global trade. Now, as the chief U.S. negotiator with China, he's in a position to do something about it.
 
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote the opinion and announced it on just her second day back at court after surgery for lung cancer late last year.
 
The minister mentioned that humans don't interact anymore, they just ask Alexa to order toilet paper. A parishioner was listening at home and so was her Amazon speaker, which ordered toilet paper.
 
The Australian pilot was asked to test a single propeller plane at a single speed for two hours. At some point he used his tracking device to spell out the words, "I'm Bored."
 
By refusing to enforce the gun-control law, it's the latest example of sheriffs who claim they have a special duty to resist "bad" laws in the name of the people who elected them.
 
The Australian government has officially recognized the extinction of the Bramble Cay melomys, said to be the first mammalian extinction caused by human-induced climate change.
 
David Greene talks to attorney Hassan Shibly about his client, the family of Hoda Muthana, a young Alabama woman who left the U.S. several years ago to join the Islamic State.
 
A woman who fled the U.S. to join ISIS wants to return home. Coast Guard officer arrested for allegedly planning an attack. Police charge Empire actor Jussie Smollett with filing a false report.
 
David Greene and Jeffrey Gettleman of the New York Times talk about a fire that has killed dozens of people in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and why accidents in there are especially deadly.
 
Rachel Martin talks to Brexit researcher Georgina Wright about British lawmakers who have left their parties to create an independent group. Its main objective is to force a second Brexit referendum.
 
Before admitting to wearing blackface, Gov. Ralph Northam positioned himself as a someone who could reach across the aisle and get things done. He has rejected calls to resign.
 
David Greene talks to Rev. Thomas Reese, a Jesuit priest with Religion News Service, about Pope Francis calling all bishops to Rome to address the sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church.
 
Inflation has hit 1 million percent in Venezuela. It's hard to buy the basics such as food and medicine. But you can buy a whole tank of gasoline for less than you can an eight-ounce bottle of water.
 
Rachel Martin talks to conservative radio host and former "Never Trumper" Erick Erickson about why he has changed his mind and decided to support President Trump.
 
Voters in Toledo, Ohio, will decide if Lake Erie has legal rights. It's an attempt to amend the city's charter after efforts failed to address toxic algal blooms that affect water supplies.
 
Chicago police charged Jussie Smollett with disorderly conduct after he allegedly filed a false report about being attacked. The story has been wracked with controversy since it emerged last month.
 
Bekah Brunstetter's play is about a conservative baker who has to decide if she can bake a cake for her friend’s lesbian daughter. Really, it's about whether we can find a way to talk to each other.By dfabrizio@kuer.org (Doug Fabrizio).
 
Bekah Brunstetter's play is about a conservative baker who has to decide if she can bake a cake for her friend’s lesbian daughter. Really, it's about whether we can find a way to talk to each other.By dfabrizio@kuer.org (Doug Fabrizio).
 
Bekah Brunstetter's play is about a conservative baker who has to decide if she can bake a cake for her friend’s lesbian daughter. Really, it's about whether we can find a way to talk to each other.By dfabrizio@kuer.org (Doug Fabrizio).
 
Learn Arabic with ArabicPod101.com! Our Arabic vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made it even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Arabic words and phrases from the Arabic vocabulary lists. Join us for Arabic Vocab Builder!In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for House Work. Click here to make your own [...]…
 
On this date in 1938, twenty Mandan Pioneer Daughters met with their Bismarck counterparts at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Bismarck. The Daughters consisted of women descended from pioneers who had settled in the area before North Dakota became a state. The women had a deep interest in history and wanted to preserve it for the future.…
 
Democracy Now! is a daily independent award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
 
What are some of the greatest misquotes in history? I’m Colton, from Ripleys.com, and this is your Weird Minute.
 
Chris Hayes asks the man who began the investigations into Donald Trump if he thinks the president is a Russian asset and if the new Attorney General can keep the Mueller report away from the public. Plus, what prosecutors say was a foiled mass terror plot by a right wing extremist targeting Democrats and MSNBC hosts.…
 
Trump: Andrew McCabe is "poor man's J. Edgar Hoover;" McCabe: "I think it's possible" Trump could be Russian asset; Source: Trump spent weekend venting about DNI Coates; Sanders easily outpaces rivals in first day fundraising; Putin threatens to target U.S. with new advanced weapons; NATO forces "manipulated" by fake social media accounts; NATO ...…
 
D.C.'s 311 system will soon consolidate requests for information and repairs. And its 911 system is now geolocating emergency calls from cell phones.
 
Recent investigations have called into question how local law enforcement handles sexual assault cases. We explore what's working, and what isn't, in police responses to sexual assault.
 
Plenty of questions, but not many answers. Our political panel discusses what the Canadian public is making of the SNC-Lavalin affair, and what it could mean for the elections this year.
 
Canadian psychological scientist Julia Shaw has worked extensively as an expert in criminal cases, an experience that has convinced her we shouldn't label anyone, or anything, as evil. In her new book Evil: The Science Behind Humanity's Dark Side, she argues that even in the worst cases, it's seldom so black and white.…
 
Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld died Tuesday, after decades holding sway over the direction of the multibillion-dollar industry. But does his death also herald the end of the fashion era he embodied?
 
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