Latest News from NPR

on:

NCPR is supported by:

 
Hourly Newscast
4 min., 45 sec.

Programs

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Latest Features:
July 31, 2014 | NPR · In Gaza, the price of drinking water has soared, there's little electricity — and another shortage is beginning: people displaced by the fighting are waiting in long lines to get food.
 
July 31, 2014 | NPR · Christian Science Monitor reporter Christa Case Bryant tells Renee Montagne why the Israeli army is finding Hamas a more formidable foe now than during the 2009 war.
 
July 31, 2014 | NPR · Oklahoma is experiencing more earthquakes, and some scientists say they're caused by wastewater disposal wells. Linda Wertheimer learns more from energy reporter Joe Wertz of StateImpact Oklahoma.
 

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Latest Features:
July 30, 2014 | NPR · An explosion rocked a crowded Gaza market during what was expected to be a lull in the fighting. Earlier in the day a United Nations school was hit by what U.N. officials say was Israeli artillery fire, killing at least 15 people. Meanwhile, rocket fire from Gaza continues to be fired into Israel.
 
AP
July 30, 2014 | NPR · Hamas militants are using tunnels in and out of Gaza to strike inside Israel. Israelis are questioning how the tunnels grew to be so complex and why the military hasn't been able to shut them down.
 
Mike McCune/Flickr
July 30, 2014 | NPR · A food blogger says dozens of distilleries are buying rye whiskey from a factory in Indiana and using it in bottles labeled "artisan."
 

Latest Saturday rundown




WE Saturday Feature

July 26, 2014 | NPR · Hezbollah has been a longtime ally of Hamas, but during this most recent conflict between Israel and Gaza they've taken a sideline role. NPR's Scott Simon talks to the BBC's Kim Ghattas in Beirut.
 

Latest Sunday rundown


WE Sunday Feature

July 27, 2014 | NPR · Fighting in Ukraine near the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 has international investigators staying away. NPR's Arun Rath talks with OSCE's Michael Bociurkiw about the investigation.
 

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

i heart npr

Jul 30, 2013Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz spent some family time at NPR West.
Comments |
Jul 27, 2013 — While it's a no-brainer to us NPR West-ers that Aslan 'hearts' NPR, and while we've had any number of opportunities to ask him to pose for us, it was on this particular day that he was dressed for the occasion.
Comments |
Jul 23, 2013 — Director, author and artist Miranda July came to NPR West for an interview with Linda Wertheimer for Weekend Edition Saturday about her new art project called We Think Alone. On her way out, she showed some love for NPR.
Comments |
Jul 19, 2013 — Maria Bamford is a stand-up comedian with a growing and dedicated following. Listen to her interview with Fresh Air Host Terry Gross to hear Bamford talk about learning to love the stage, her comedic influences and even more about her parents. And, she was very happy to show her love for NPR.
Comments |
Jul 16, 2013 — Director Guillermo del Toro talked to All Things Considered host Audie Cornish about his new movie Pacific Rim. We found out that he loves NPR so much that he donated his car to public radio.
Comments |
Jul 11, 2013 — Liev Schreiber plays the titular character in the new Showtime series Ray Donovan. Schreiber came in to talk to Fresh Air Host Dave Davies about character development, his career and his mom. Turns out, he know a thing or two about radio, so we weren't surprised when he showed some NPR love.
Comments |
Jul 8, 2013 — Coco O and Robin Hannibal make up the Danish duo Quadron. They were introduced to each other as teenagers by a mutual friend because they both love 70s soul music. Coco O. came in to talk to NPR Host Rachel Martin about their new album Avalanche. On her way, out, Coco showed us some stylish love.
Comments |
Jul 3, 2013 — It's never an easy task to remake a beloved part of American culture, but director Zack Snyder took the challenge with Superman in his new film Man of Steel. He talked with NPR's Linda Wertheimer on Morning Edition about the Superman mythology, and showed us some superhero love.
Comments |
Jul 1, 2013 — As you probably know, we get a lot of stars who love NPR. And sometimes, they're stars who study stars. Astronomer Andrea Ghez is "a real hotshot scientist," according to Science Correspondent Joe Palca, who she talked to about new technology for supermassive black holes.
Comments |
Jun 28, 2013 — After a local performance with The Rolling Stones on their "50 and Counting Tour," keyboardist Chuck Leavell stopped by NPR for an interview with Morning Edition's David Greene. He couldn't resist showing us some love before getting back on the road.
Comments |
more i heart npr from NPR