Latest News from NPR

on:

NCPR is supported by:

 
Hourly Newscast
4 min., 45 sec.

Programs

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Latest Features:
April 18, 2014 | NPR · The agreement calls on all parties to refrain from violence, requires that illegally-armed groups disarm and that control of government buildings be returned to Ukrainian authorities.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · President Obama said enrollment under the Affordable Care Act reached 8 million after the deadline was extended by 2 weeks. The figure represents a turnaround from the disastrous debut of the website.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Morning Edition spent a lot of time recently reporting from the U.S.-Mexico border. President Obama has deported 2 million people from the U.S. But many say that number is misleading.
 

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Latest Features:
April 18, 2014 | NPR · It looks as though the "comment period" for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project will be extended, delaying a decision past the November elections.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and David Brooks of The New York Times, discuss the breakthrough Ukraine deal and the new health care enrollment numbers.
 
UC Irvine Communications
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Ivan Soltesz studies epilepsy in mice, but says children with chronic seizures are his inspiration. He's closing in on a way to quell the seizures with light — and without drugs' side effects.
 

Latest Saturday rundown




WE Saturday Feature

April 19, 2014 | NPR · The search continues for hundreds of people, mostly students, who were on board a South Korean ferry when it sank this week. Correspondent Anthony Kuhn shares the latest with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.
 

Latest Sunday rundown


WE Sunday Feature

April 13, 2014 | NPR · As the anniversary of last year's marathon bombing approaches, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with correspondent Carrie Johnson about the investigation and legal wrangling yet to come.
 

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

SXSW 2012

Oct 17, 2012 — In a clip from the new documentary Brooklyn Castle, a young chess player's mother introduces her family, while the kid himself explains that he's hoping that his future will offer opportunities beyond what his relatives have experienced.
Comments |
Mar 21, 2012 — Tim Tebow and Peyton Manning have two things in common: they're guys who inspire a lot of personal loyalty from fans who have increasingly complicated relationships with NFL teams.
Comments |
Mar 19, 2012Brooklyn Castle, a truly great documentary about truly fascinating kids, has been bought by Sony Pictures to be remade — which is a little alarming.
Comments |
Mar 14, 2012See Girl Run nicely tweaks the existing convention of the woman who wants to get her old boyfriend back.
Comments |
Mar 14, 2012Black Pond, a very dark comedy nominated for a BAFTA Award for Outstanding Debut, is built on a comedy staple: the man who comes to dinner.
Comments |
Mar 14, 2012 — When thousands and thousands of tech professionals descend on Austin in March, what do they talk about? In large part, they talk about how to manage the future.
Comments |
Mar 12, 2012 — A documentary about songwriter Paul Williams takes a turn when Williams insists on getting the filmmaker out from behind the camera.
Comments |
Mar 10, 2012The Cabin in the Woods, which kicked off the South by Southwest film festival on Friday night, may look like a formulaic scary-house thriller, but ... it is not.
Comments |
Mar 6, 2012 — It's almost time to see some movies in Austin, and we're taking your suggestions.
Comments |
more SXSW 2012 from NPR