NPR Programs: Morning Edition : NPR https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=3 <em>Morning Edition</em> 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. en Copyright 2019 NPR - For Personal Use Only NPR API RSS Generator 0.94 Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:32:00 -0500 https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2018/08/06/npr_me_podcasttile_sq-4036eb96471eeed96c37dfba404bb48ea798e78c.jpg?s=200 Morning Edition https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=3 no 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.]]> NPR no BuzzFeed News Reporter Details Story About Trump, Michael Cohen And Lying To Congress Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:32:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686487338/buzzfeed-news-reporter-details-story-about-trump-michael-cohen-and-lying-to-cong?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686487338/buzzfeed-news-reporter-details-story-about-trump-michael-cohen-and-lying-to-cong?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition BuzzFeed News Reporter Details Story About Trump, Michael Cohen And Lying To Congress NPR 239 no A new story in Buzzfeed News says President Trump directed his former lawyer to lie to Congress. Anthony Cormier, one of the Buzzfeed News reporters who broke the story, talks to Steve Inskeep. African Leaders Want Congo To Delay Declaring Final Results Of Presidential Election Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:25:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686466325/african-leaders-want-congo-to-delay-its-presidential-inauguration?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686466325/african-leaders-want-congo-to-delay-its-presidential-inauguration?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition African Leaders Want Congo To Delay Declaring Final Results Of Presidential Election NPR 99 no The African Union is calling on the Democratic Republic of the Congo to hold off declaring final results of the disputed presidential election. African leaders have "serious doubts" about the results. As More Migrants Are Denied Asylum, An Abuse Survivor Is Turned Away Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:22:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686466207/its-getting-harder-for-migrants-to-win-asylum-cases-lawyers-say?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686466207/its-getting-harder-for-migrants-to-win-asylum-cases-lawyers-say?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition As More Migrants Are Denied Asylum, An Abuse Survivor Is Turned Away NPR 329 no The Justice Department made it harder for asylum claims based on domestic abuse and gang violence cases to succeed. A young woman from Nicaragua was one of the first migrants to be denied. President Trump Postpones House Speaker Pelosi's Trip To Afghanistan Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:21:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686465325/president-trump-postpones-house-speaker-pelosis-trip-to-afghanistan?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686465325/president-trump-postpones-house-speaker-pelosis-trip-to-afghanistan?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition President Trump Postpones House Speaker Pelosi's Trip To Afghanistan NPR 227 no Trump appears to be retaliating against Nancy Pelosi for suggesting he delay his State of the Union speech amid the government shutdown, by postponing at the last minute, her trip to Afghanistan. Police In Kutztown, Pa., Find Volunteers Willing To Drink To Excess Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:48:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451028/police-in-kutztown-pa-find-volunteers-willing-to-drink-to-excess?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451028/police-in-kutztown-pa-find-volunteers-willing-to-drink-to-excess?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Police In Kutztown, Pa., Find Volunteers Willing To Drink To Excess NPR 27 no The department, looking for training help, posted the Facebook request on Wednesday and was flooded with volunteers. On Thursday, a department comment read, "At this point we have enough volunteers." Fire Department In England Rescues Cat (And Owner) Stuck In A Tree Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:53:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450972/stuck-in-a-tree-fire-department-in-england-rescues-cat-and-owner?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450972/stuck-in-a-tree-fire-department-in-england-rescues-cat-and-owner?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Fire Department In England Rescues Cat (And Owner) Stuck In A Tree NPR 27 no The BBC reports that Maria Parry searched for her cat for three days before finding it. She climbed up the tree to comfort the cat and realized she was too terrified to climb down. After Months Of Struggle, Sweden Forms A New Government Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451021/after-months-of-struggle-sweden-is-poised-to-get-a-new-government?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451021/after-months-of-struggle-sweden-is-poised-to-get-a-new-government?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition After Months Of Struggle, Sweden Forms A New Government NPR 131 no Four months after an election dominated largely by the issue of immigration, Sweden has a government. Social Democrats and the prime minister hold on to power while the right-wing party is excluded. In Britain, There Are Calls For A 2nd Brexit Referendum Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451014/in-britain-there-are-calls-for-a-2nd-brexit-referendum?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451014/in-britain-there-are-calls-for-a-2nd-brexit-referendum?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition In Britain, There Are Calls For A 2nd Brexit Referendum NPR 307 no Steve Inskeep talks to former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband, who believes it's time for a second Brexit referendum after Prime Minister Theresa May's plan was defeated in parliament. Back-To-Back Storms And No Pay For Federal Weather Forecasters Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451007/how-the-government-shutdown-is-affecting-weather-forecasts?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451007/how-the-government-shutdown-is-affecting-weather-forecasts?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Back-To-Back Storms And No Pay For Federal Weather Forecasters NPR 186 no Despite the shutdown, the National Weather Service is putting out forecasts and helping local officials prepare for dangerous weather, even as employees worry about making ends meet at home. More Honduran Migrants Make Their Way From Guatemala Toward The U.S. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451000/more-honduran-migrants-make-their-way-from-guatemala-toward-the-u-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686451000/more-honduran-migrants-make-their-way-from-guatemala-toward-the-u-s?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition More Honduran Migrants Make Their Way From Guatemala Toward The U.S. NPR 149 no The migrants are encountering crowded shelters, strained resources, and residents who are not as generous as they were with a previous caravan that was making its way to the U.S.-Mexico border. Examining News Topics: Michael Cohen, President Trump, Russia Probe Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450993/examining-this-week-s-news-involving-michael-cohen-president-trump-and-russia-pr?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450993/examining-this-week-s-news-involving-michael-cohen-president-trump-and-russia-pr?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Examining News Topics: Michael Cohen, President Trump, Russia Probe NPR 292 no David Greene talks to Clint Watts, a former FBI special agent, about developments this week pertaining to the investigations into connections between President Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia. I Try To Do Everything They Throw At Me, 'Shameless' Star William H. Macy Says Shameless. The show, which follows a working-class family in Chicago, is in its 9th season.]]> Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450986/i-try-to-do-everything-they-throw-at-me-shameless-star-william-h-macy-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450986/i-try-to-do-everything-they-throw-at-me-shameless-star-william-h-macy-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition I Try To Do Everything They Throw At Me, 'Shameless' Star William H. Macy Says NPR Shameless. The show, which follows a working-class family in Chicago, is in its 9th season.]]> 426 no David Greene talks to William H. Macy about playing the degenerate father on the award-winning dark comedy<em> Shameless</em>. The show, which follows a working-class family in Chicago, is in its 9th season. How Market Volatility Plays Into The Fear Index Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450979/how-market-volatility-plays-into-the-fear-index?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450979/how-market-volatility-plays-into-the-fear-index?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition How Market Volatility Plays Into The Fear Index NPR 215 no It turns out, 2018 was the most volatile year ever for the U.S. stock market. But while the market's ups and downs may be nerve-wracking, there might be less cause for alarm than one would think. At 2-Year Mark, Trump Says He's Done More Than He's Promised Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450965/at-the-2-year-mark-trump-says-hes-done-more-than-hes-promised?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450965/at-the-2-year-mark-trump-says-hes-done-more-than-hes-promised?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition At 2-Year Mark, Trump Says He's Done More Than He's Promised NPR 230 no Two years ago, Donald Trump promised voters a long list of things he would do as president. As he completes his second year in office, we check the president's progress. U.S.-North Korea Delegations Expected To Hold Talks In Washington Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450958/u-s-north-korea-delegations-expected-to-hold-talks-in-washington?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450958/u-s-north-korea-delegations-expected-to-hold-talks-in-washington?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition U.S.-North Korea Delegations Expected To Hold Talks In Washington NPR 202 no David Greene talks to Suzanne DiMaggio of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace about reports that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet his North Korean counterpart Friday in Washington. Shutdown Forces Many Workers To Live Well Below Their Means Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450951/shutdown-forces-many-workers-to-live-well-below-their-means?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450951/shutdown-forces-many-workers-to-live-well-below-their-means?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Shutdown Forces Many Workers To Live Well Below Their Means NPR 183 no Without a paycheck, many federal employees affected by the partial government shutdown have had to resort to emergency measures to support themselves and their families. News Brief: BuzzFeed Report, U.S.-North Korea Talks, March For Life Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450944/news-brief-buzzfeed-report-u-s-north-korea-talks-march-for-life?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686450944/news-brief-buzzfeed-report-u-s-north-korea-talks-march-for-life?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition News Brief: BuzzFeed Report, U.S.-North Korea Talks, March For Life NPR 664 no Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie about Moscow project, BuzzFeed sources say. Secretary of State Pompeo is to meet with his North Korean counterpart. March for Life will kick off its annual rally. Even With Rappers Set To Perform, Super Bowl's Halftime Show Remains Tone-Deaf Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686391728/even-with-rappers-set-to-perform-super-bowl-s-halftime-show-remains-tone-deaf?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686391728/even-with-rappers-set-to-perform-super-bowl-s-halftime-show-remains-tone-deaf?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Even With Rappers Set To Perform, Super Bowl's Halftime Show Remains Tone-Deaf NPR 217 no Rappers Big Boi and Travis Scott have agreed to perform at the show while many others have rejected the NFL's request due to its handling of the Colin Kaepernick kneeling controversy. With Higher Stakes In The Abortion Debate, Activists March On Washington Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686260253/with-higher-stakes-in-the-abortion-debate-activists-march-on-washington?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/686260253/with-higher-stakes-in-the-abortion-debate-activists-march-on-washington?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition With Higher Stakes In The Abortion Debate, Activists March On Washington NPR 216 no Anti-abortion rights activists gather once again for the March for Life in Washington, D.C., Friday. This year, they are fresh off the swearing in of conservative Justice Brett Kavanaugh. 'I Gave Up Hope': As Girls, They Were Jailed In Squalor For Protesting Segregation Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/685844413/i-gave-up-hope-as-girls-they-were-jailed-in-squalor-for-protesting-segregation?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/18/685844413/i-gave-up-hope-as-girls-they-were-jailed-in-squalor-for-protesting-segregation?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 'I Gave Up Hope': As Girls, They Were Jailed In Squalor For Protesting Segregation NPR 220 no In 1963, more than a dozen girls were jailed for about two months in an old, squalid stockade in Georgia for protesting segregation. At StoryCorps, some of them talk about the experience. What's Driving Low Gas Prices? A Global Oil Glut Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:28:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685826699/whats-driving-low-gas-prices-a-global-oil-glut?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685826699/whats-driving-low-gas-prices-a-global-oil-glut?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition What's Driving Low Gas Prices? A Global Oil Glut NPR 221 no Gasoline prices have been dropping steadily for months; they're averaging right around $2.25 per gallon nationally. Enjoy, but don't get used to them, analysts say. Workers Caught Up In The Shutdown Say They Face Real Damage Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:18:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686135445/workers-caught-up-in-the-shutdown-say-they-face-real-damage?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686135445/workers-caught-up-in-the-shutdown-say-they-face-real-damage?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Workers Caught Up In The Shutdown Say They Face Real Damage NPR 261 no Nearly 14 percent of federal workers make less than $50,000 per year. Those who are furloughed during the partial government shutdown are making hard choices after missing their first payday. We Need To Work Together To Reopen Government, Rep. Suozzi Says Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:14:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686135349/we-need-to-work-together-to-reopen-government-rep-suozzi-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686135349/we-need-to-work-together-to-reopen-government-rep-suozzi-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition We Need To Work Together To Reopen Government, Rep. Suozzi Says NPR 388 no Steve Inskeep talks to Rep. Tom Suozzi of New York, who was one of the few lawmakers who went to the White House Wednesday to discuss the shutdown. NPR's Domenico Montanaro weighs in on the issue. Public Embrace In Egypt Gets 2 College Students Punished Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:55:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124068/public-embrace-in-egypt-gets-2-college-students-punished?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124068/public-embrace-in-egypt-gets-2-college-students-punished?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Public Embrace In Egypt Gets 2 College Students Punished NPR 27 no A college student proposed to another student, and a public embrace is frowned upon in Egypt. After a public outcry, the punishment has been reduced to being barred from first semester exams. It's Always A Joy When We Can Report On Toto's 'Africa' Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:31:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124026/its-always-a-joy-when-we-can-report-on-totos-africa?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124026/its-always-a-joy-when-we-can-report-on-totos-africa?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition It's Always A Joy When We Can Report On Toto's 'Africa' NPR 27 no There's a new art installation in the Namibian desert, according to CNN. It's six speakers, playing "Africa" — in Africa. The speakers are powered by the sun — so the song is on an endless loop. TV Review: 'Star Trek: Discovery' Begins Its 2nd Season Star Trek: Discovery starts a new season Thursday on CBS All Access, which is trying to build a new version of the franchise for an all-access world — hoping its reinvention will draw in subscribers.]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124075/tv-review-star-trek-discovery-begins-its-2nd-season?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124075/tv-review-star-trek-discovery-begins-its-2nd-season?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition TV Review: 'Star Trek: Discovery' Begins Its 2nd Season NPR Star Trek: Discovery starts a new season Thursday on CBS All Access, which is trying to build a new version of the franchise for an all-access world — hoping its reinvention will draw in subscribers.]]> 216 no <em>Star Trek: Discovery</em> starts a new season Thursday on CBS All Access, which is trying to build a new version of the franchise for an all-access world — hoping its reinvention will draw in subscribers. Jack Bogle, Who Started An Investment Revolution, Dies At 89 Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124061/jack-bogle-who-started-an-investment-revolution-dies-at-89?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124061/jack-bogle-who-started-an-investment-revolution-dies-at-89?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Jack Bogle, Who Started An Investment Revolution, Dies At 89 NPR 183 no The Vanguard founder created the first index mutual fund for individual investors. Bogle believed investors should own a mix of bonds and stocks but shouldn't pay investment managers to pick them. 3 Chicago Officers Accused In A Police Cover-Up To Learn Their Fate Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124054/3-chicago-officers-accused-in-a-police-cover-up-to-learn-their-fate?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124054/3-chicago-officers-accused-in-a-police-cover-up-to-learn-their-fate?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 3 Chicago Officers Accused In A Police Cover-Up To Learn Their Fate NPR 288 no A judge Thursday will decide the case against the police officers accused of obstruction in the murder investigation of a fellow cop — keeping details from the public under a code of silence. Britain's Prime Minister Survives Parliament's No-Confidence Vote Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124047/britains-prime-minister-survives-parliaments-no-confidence-vote?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124047/britains-prime-minister-survives-parliaments-no-confidence-vote?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Britain's Prime Minister Survives Parliament's No-Confidence Vote NPR 381 no David Greene talks to Bim Afolami, a Conservative Party member of Parliament, about Theresa May surviving a no-confidence vote a day after her Brexit plan was resoundingly defeated. Gillette Launches #MeToo-Inspired Ad Campaign, Backlash Follows Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124040/gillette-launches-metoo-inspired-ad-campaign-backlash-follows?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124040/gillette-launches-metoo-inspired-ad-campaign-backlash-follows?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Gillette Launches #MeToo-Inspired Ad Campaign, Backlash Follows NPR 196 no Gillette has become the latest brand to face backlash for taking a stand on a heated social issue with a new ad spotlighting the #MeToo movement and calling out toxic masculinity. How Independent Is An Attorney General From The President? Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124033/how-independent-is-an-attorney-general-from-the-president?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124033/how-independent-is-an-attorney-general-from-the-president?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition How Independent Is An Attorney General From The President? NPR 225 no David Greene talks to commentator and columnist Cokie Roberts, who answers listener questions about the relationship between presidents and their attorneys general. Bombing In Syria Complicates Withdrawal Of U.S. Troops Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124019/bombing-in-syria-complicates-trump-s-planned-withdrawal-of-u-s-troops?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124019/bombing-in-syria-complicates-trump-s-planned-withdrawal-of-u-s-troops?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Bombing In Syria Complicates Withdrawal Of U.S. Troops NPR 305 no An attack claimed by ISIS killed U.S. troops in Syria. David Greene talks to Michele Flournoy, a former under secretary at the Pentagon, about how this might affect a planned troop withdrawal. I'm Scared The Color Of My Skin Will Bring Me Harm, Nosrat Says Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat, talks about some of her fears.]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124012/im-scared-the-color-of-my-skin-will-bring-me-harm-nosrat-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124012/im-scared-the-color-of-my-skin-will-bring-me-harm-nosrat-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition I'm Scared The Color Of My Skin Will Bring Me Harm, Nosrat Says NPR Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat, talks about some of her fears.]]> 174 no For a new podcast, member station WNYC has been asking: What scares you? Samin Nosrat, the Iranian-American food writer behind the cookbook, <em>Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat</em>, talks about some of her fears. News Brief: Trump's Base, Chicago Police Trial, Syria Bombing Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:02:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124005/news-brief-trumps-base-chicago-police-trial-syria-bombing?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686124005/news-brief-trumps-base-chicago-police-trial-syria-bombing?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition News Brief: Trump's Base, Chicago Police Trial, Syria Bombing NPR 664 no Poll shows cracks in key parts of Trump's base. A judge in Chicago will decide whether 3 police officers covered for a colleague in the shooting death of a black teenager. Syria bombing raises alarm. 25 Years After The Northridge Earthquake, Is LA Ready For The Big One? Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:01:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686020821/25-years-after-the-northridge-earthquake-is-la-ready-for-the-big-one?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/686020821/25-years-after-the-northridge-earthquake-is-la-ready-for-the-big-one?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition 25 Years After The Northridge Earthquake, Is LA Ready For The Big One? Jacob Margolis 248 no On Jan. 17, 1994, a 6.7 magnitude quake rocked the suburbs north of Los Angeles, leaving 57 dead and causing more than $43 billion in damage. Officials worry LA isn't ready for the next big quake. Young Russian Musicians Struggle Under Government Scrutiny Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685973630/young-russian-musicians-struggle-under-government-scrutiny?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685973630/young-russian-musicians-struggle-under-government-scrutiny?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Young Russian Musicians Struggle Under Government Scrutiny NPR 237 no A new generation of Russians born after the collapse of the Soviet Union is coming of age and rebelling against the rules of the Putin regime through music. House Intel Chairman Schiff Vows To Get Trump Jr. Phone Records — And More Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685886359/house-intel-chairman-schiff-vows-to-get-trump-jr-phone-records-and-more?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685886359/house-intel-chairman-schiff-vows-to-get-trump-jr-phone-records-and-more?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition House Intel Chairman Schiff Vows To Get Trump Jr. Phone Records -- And More NPR 465 no The California Democrat says to expect new activity from the House intelligence committee this year. Read the transcript of his interview with NPR. Poll: Trump Approval Down, Slips With Base Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:00:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685539207/poll-trump-approval-down-slips-with-base?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685539207/poll-trump-approval-down-slips-with-base?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Poll: Trump Approval Down, Slips With Base NPR 216 no During the longest shutdown in history, key parts of Trump's base — from suburban men to white evangelicals to white men without a college degree — have slipped in their support for the president. Shutdown Threatens To Stall Recovery In Wildfire-Ravaged Paradise, Calif. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:30:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685880550/shutdown-threatens-to-stall-recovery-in-wildfire-ravaged-paradise-calif?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/685880550/shutdown-threatens-to-stall-recovery-in-wildfire-ravaged-paradise-calif?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Shutdown Threatens To Stall Recovery In Wildfire-Ravaged Paradise, Calif. NPR 147 no A federal grant for basic infrastructure projects is stalled. There is concern that, if fire survivors don't see evidence that recovery has begun, they could give up hope and leave the region. In 'El Chapo' Case, A Bribery Allegation Involving Former Mexican President The Wall Street Journal about the courtroom allegation that drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman bribed former Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto.]]> Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685832849/in-el-chapo-case-a-bribery-allegation-involving-former-mexican-president?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685832849/in-el-chapo-case-a-bribery-allegation-involving-former-mexican-president?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition In 'El Chapo' Case, A Bribery Allegation Involving Former Mexican President NPR The Wall Street Journal about the courtroom allegation that drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman bribed former Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto.]]> 221 no NPR speaks with reporter Zolan Kanno-Youngs of <em>The Wall Street Journal</em> about the courtroom allegation that drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman bribed former Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto. U.S. Soldiers Killed In Attack In Northern Syria Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:51:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685827979/u-s-soldiers-killed-in-attack-in-northern-syria?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685827979/u-s-soldiers-killed-in-attack-in-northern-syria?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition U.S. Soldiers Killed In Attack In Northern Syria NPR 243 no An attack in northern Syria has killed U.S. service members. The Defense Department says they were on a routine patrol. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack. Rep. King's Future Should Be Up To His Iowa Constituents, Rep. Curtis Says Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:42:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685800963/rep-kings-future-should-be-up-to-his-iowa-constituents-rep-curtis-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685800963/rep-kings-future-should-be-up-to-his-iowa-constituents-rep-curtis-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Rep. King's Future Should Be Up To His Iowa Constituents, Rep. Curtis Says NPR 249 no David Greene talks to GOP Rep. John Curtis of Utah about how his party should deal with Rep. Steve King in light of his racially charged comments, and the status of the partial government shutdown. Barr Is Perfect To Take Over The Justice Department, Turley Says Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:13:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685797604/barr-is-perfect-to-take-over-the-justice-department-turley-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685797604/barr-is-perfect-to-take-over-the-justice-department-turley-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Barr Is Perfect To Take Over The Justice Department, Turley Says NPR 351 no Steve Inskeep talks to law professor Jonathan Turley about William Barr, Trump's U.S. attorney general nominee. Turley will testify in favor of confirmation before the Senate Judiciary Committee. In Kansas City, Maybe Don't Use The Word 'Patriot' This Week Wed, 16 Jan 2019 06:56:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777466/in-kansas-city-maybe-dont-use-the-word-patriot-this-week?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777466/in-kansas-city-maybe-dont-use-the-word-patriot-this-week?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition In Kansas City, Maybe Don't Use The Word 'Patriot' This Week NPR 26 no The Chiefs play New England for a ticket to the Super Bowl. A Kansas City amusement park has altered the name of its roller coaster The Patriot to The Patrick in honor of Chiefs' QB Patrick Mahomes. Arizona Is Buying Back Its Capitol Buildings Wed, 16 Jan 2019 06:46:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777417/arizona-is-buying-back-its-capitol-buildings?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777417/arizona-is-buying-back-its-capitol-buildings?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Arizona Is Buying Back Its Capitol Buildings NPR 26 no During the Great Recession, the state sold its capitol and other buildings in a sale-lease-back deal to raise money. Nearly a decade later, the state has a plan to reclaim the buildings. From A Cell To A Home: Newly Released Inmates Matched With Welcoming Hosts Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:57:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/684135395/from-a-cell-to-a-home-ex-inmates-find-stability-with-innovative-program?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/684135395/from-a-cell-to-a-home-ex-inmates-find-stability-with-innovative-program?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition From A Cell To A Home: Newly Released Inmates Matched With Welcoming Hosts NPR 296 no A novel housing program in California links people who have served long-term prison sentences with those willing to rent space in their homes. Building Walls Is Not A Solution To A Problem, Author Says Walls: Travels Along the Barricades, about the political and cultural effects of installing barriers between nations.]]> Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777473/building-walls-are-not-a-solution-to-a-problem-author-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777473/building-walls-are-not-a-solution-to-a-problem-author-says?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Building Walls Is Not A Solution To A Problem, Author Says NPR Walls: Travels Along the Barricades, about the political and cultural effects of installing barriers between nations.]]> 229 no NPR's Noel King talks to Marcello Di Cintio, author of<em> Walls: Travels Along the Barricade</em>s, about the political and cultural effects of installing barriers between nations. Democrats Announce Exploratory Presidential Bids. Is Sherrod Brown Next? Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777459/democrats-announce-exploratory-presidential-bids-is-sherrod-brown-next?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777459/democrats-announce-exploratory-presidential-bids-is-sherrod-brown-next?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Democrats Announce Exploratory Presidential Bids. Is Sherrod Brown Next? NPR 454 no Steve Inskeep talks to Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio about whether he is considering a run for the White House in 2020. NPR political editor Domenico Montanaro weighs in on their conversation. Explosions Rock Nairobi Hotel, 1 American Among Those Killed Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777452/explosions-rock-nairobi-hotel-1-american-among-those-killed?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777452/explosions-rock-nairobi-hotel-1-american-among-those-killed?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Explosions Rock Nairobi Hotel, 1 American Among Those Killed NPR 192 no Extremists stormed a luxury hotel in Kenya's capital Tuesday, setting off explosions and gunning down people at cafe tables in an attack claimed by Africa's deadliest Islamic militant group. Administration Must Remove Census Citizenship Question, Judge Rules Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:04:00 -0500 https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777445/administration-must-remove-census-citizenship-question-judge-rules?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition https://www.npr.org/2019/01/16/685777445/administration-must-remove-census-citizenship-question-judge-rules?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nprprogramsmorningedition Administration Must Remove Census Citizenship Question, Judge Rules NPR 127 no The Trump administration is expected to appeal a federal judge's decision against its plans to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The case is expected to make its way to the Supreme Court.