Morning Edition

Classics & News: Mon-Fri • 5am-7am | Rhythm & News: Mon-Fri • 5am-9am
Steve Inskeep, Renee Montagne, David Greene
Barbara Dellenback

The latest in-depth international and national news from NPR. Includes regional news at 6:06am, 7:04am, and 8:06am.

Genre: 
Composer ID: 
520a42b3e1c8eb30d9d7f0bc|520a42b0e1c8eb30d9d7f0b7

Pages

Middle East
7:13 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Mourning In Riyadh: Obama Visits New Saudi King To Offer Condolences

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 8:27 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Around the Nation
6:59 am
Tue January 27, 2015

The Cape Bears Brunt Of Blizzard's Onslaught

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 8:27 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Around the Nation
6:26 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Boston Copes With Its Deepening Blanket Of Snow

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 8:27 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Global Health
6:04 am
Tue January 27, 2015

It's Been A Hard 12-Step Road For Zanzibar's Heroin Addicts

Frederica Boswell NPR

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 12:54 pm

Could a 12-step program, with its Christian roots, help addicts recover on a conservative Muslim island in the Indian Ocean?

Suleiman Mauly was desperate to find out. He'd been using heroin in his native Zanzibar since age 17. The island nation is a key stop for heroin smuggled from Pakistan and Afghanistan to Europe. An estimated 7 percent of the 1 million inhabitants are heroin addicts.

Mauly had tried to get clean a couple of times. It didn't work. Then he discovered a 12-step program in Mombasa, Kenya.

Read more
Around the Nation
4:11 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Thieves With A Guilty Conscience Return Stolen Items

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 8:26 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Around the Nation
4:07 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Rhode Island School Releases Snow Day Video

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 4:39 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

The Two-Way
2:18 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Family's Long Fight With Pentagon Returns Name To Unknown Soldier

Arthur H. "Bud" Kelder (left) died in World War II.
Courtesy of the Kelder family

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 1:27 pm

The remains of a World War II soldier who died in a prisoner of war camp in the Philippines — and the subject of a joint NPR/ProPublica investigation last year — have been identified as Pvt. Arthur "Bud" Kelder. His identification came after a long legal battle between his family and the Pentagon.

Read more
NPR Story
2:02 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Greece Looks To Renegotiate Bailout Terms

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 12:13 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

NPR Story
2:02 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Obama Takes Heat For Proposing To End College Savings Break

Originally published on Tue January 27, 2015 2:59 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Around the Nation
4:22 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Another Coyote Found Wandering New York City

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 5:03 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Read more
Around the Nation
4:22 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Fallen Prey To Love's Cruel Sting?

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 5:03 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Read more
Television
3:19 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Sling TV Could Be Cable-Cutter's Dream

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 5:03 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Read more
NPR Story
2:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Greek Voters Usher Leftist Party Into Office

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 5:03 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

NPR Story
2:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Weekend Shelling Kills 30 People In Eastern Ukraine

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 4:48 pm

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Read more
NPR Story
2:04 am
Mon January 26, 2015

A Closer Look At Saturday's Iowa Freedom Summit

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 5:03 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Cokie Roberts joins us most Mondays to talk politics. And she's with us in this morning. Good morning.

COKIE ROBERTS, BYLINE: Hi, Renee.

Read more
Ski Area Hibernates
2:14 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

No Storms Near: Mt. Ashland Lays Off Staff

Even a daring skier would not take on Mount Ashland's current conditions.
Credit mtashland.com

The snow-free January already closed the ski areas closest to the state line.  Now Mount Ashland operators have taken the extra step of laying off core staff.

The layoff, announced January 22nd, dates back to the previous Saturday.  Mount Ashland ski area opened for 13 days in December and January, after lack of snow kept it from opening at all the previous winter.

And like the previous winter, the snow just stopped around the first of the year.  Ski area operators last opened the slopes for business on January 5th.

Read more
Television
4:41 am
Fri January 23, 2015

What Is ... 'Morning Edition'?

Originally published on Fri January 23, 2015 8:41 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Europe
4:41 am
Fri January 23, 2015

Soccer Player Suspended For Making Calls During Match

Originally published on Fri January 23, 2015 5:14 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

DAVID GREENE, HOST:

Read more
Latin America
2:03 am
Fri January 23, 2015

Questions Over Prosecutor's Death Envelop Argentina

Originally published on Fri January 23, 2015 5:14 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

DAVID GREENE, HOST:

Read more
Sports
2:03 am
Fri January 23, 2015

Will 'Deflategate' Let The Air Out Of Super Bowl Hype?

Originally published on Fri January 23, 2015 5:14 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Pages