Latest News from NPR

on:

NCPR is supported by:

 
Hourly Newscast
4 min., 45 sec.

Programs

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Latest Features:
APA/Landov
July 31, 2014 | NPR · Tens of thousands of displaced Gazans face skyrocketing prices for limited water supplies, and severely disrupted electricity service. As well, long lines are developing for staples like bread.
 
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 31, 2014 | NPR · The day began with Israel's military calling up 16,000 more reservists, stoking fears of a widening offensive in Gaza; it ended with a 72-hour cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas.
 
July 31, 2014 | NPR · Nearly a month into the war in Gaza, pollsters have been taking a look at how attitudes in the region have changed among Israelis and Palestinians.
 
July 31, 2014 | NPR · A surge of new cases in West Africa's Ebola virus outbreak has health officials worried that the epidemic is getting worse. Sierra Leone, for one, has declared a state of emergency, sending in troops to quarantine some of the hardest hit communities.
 

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:

Planet Money Featured Post Two

May 23, 2014 — Aviation companies want to fly drones along your street and over your backyard. But legally they may not have the right. You own your house, but what about the space above it?
Launch in player | Comments |
May 21, 2014 — Today on the show we have three radio stories for you about the strange ways people think about the future.
Launch in player | Comments |
May 20, 2014 — Where do middle-class workers feel richest? Where does the cost of living take the biggest bite?
Comments |
May 16, 2014 — Today on the show: The penny. And the strange spot it occupies in our economy. It's worth almost nothing, but not quite.
Launch in player | Comments |
May 16, 2014 — How much of what we think of as the beautiful sound of a Stradivarius is the instrument itself — and how much is the brand?
Launch in player | Comments |
May 9, 2014 — What is the mix of bachelor's degrees awarded today? And how has it changed since 1970?
Comments |
May 9, 2014 — There are about 5 million searches for lyrics every day on Google. Who gets paid when people look up lyrics online?
Launch in player | Comments |
Apr 30, 2014 — On today's show, we visit a country with almost no government, but a lot of entrepreneurs who have become humanitarians for profit.
Launch in player | Comments |
Apr 25, 2014 — On today's show: How we got from candles made out of cow fat to as much light as we want. The history of light is the history of economic growth, of things getting faster, cheaper, and more efficient.
Launch in player | Comments |
Apr 24, 2014 — Buying insurance doesn't always feel like it makes economic sense, especially for young healthy people. So why are they still willing to pay?
Launch in player | Comments |
more Planet Money Featured Post Two from NPR