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One of the most respected news magazines in the world, Morning Edition airs Monday through Friday on more than 660 NPR stations across the United States, and around the globe on NPR's international services.

Its cast of regulars includes some of the most familiar voices on radio: correspondent Susan Stamberg; commentator Frank Deford; news analysts Cokie Roberts and Juan Williams; and newscasters Jean Cochran and Carl Kasell.

Produced by NPR in Washington, D.C., Morning Edition draws on reporting from correspondents based in 17 countries around the world, and producers and reporters in 17 locations in the U.S. Their reporting is supplemented by NPR member station reporters across the country and a strong corps of independent producers and reporters in the public radio system.

Since its debut in 1979, Morning Edition has garnered broadcasting's highest honors — including the George Foster Peabody Award and the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award.

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News
7:17 am
Thu March 26, 2015

French Prosecutor Points Toward Co-Pilot's Actions In Jet's Crash

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Around the Nation
5:44 am
Thu March 26, 2015

The Get-Well Gift That Keeps On Giving

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5:32 am
Thu March 26, 2015

'Most Interesting Man In The World' Violates Carpool Lane

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3:07 am
Thu March 26, 2015

Migrants Try To Enter Europe Through Spanish Territory In Africa

Originally published on Thu March 26, 2015 7:17 am

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3:07 am
Thu March 26, 2015

South African Mercenaries Play Crucial Role In Fight Against Boko Haram

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3:07 am
Thu March 26, 2015

Ex-OU Student Apologizes For Racist Chant On Fraternity Bus

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3:07 am
Thu March 26, 2015

'Hamburglar' Pulls Off Spellbinding NHL Cinderella Story

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DAVID GREENE, BYLINE: The central character of this story has been busy creating moments like this.

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5:47 am
Wed March 25, 2015

SAT Prep Test Misquotes Taylor Swift

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Space
5:47 am
Wed March 25, 2015

NASA Rover Opportunity Wins Mars Marathon

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3:14 am
Wed March 25, 2015

VA Changes 40-Miles Rule For Private Medical Care

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3:14 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Israelis Hope Obama-Netanyahu Rift Will Result In Change

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3:14 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Female Marines Make Adjustments To Advance In Combat Training

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3:14 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Ex-Inmate Uses His Sentence To Create Successful Business Plan

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3:14 am
Wed March 25, 2015

Safer Anthrax Test Aims To Keep The Bioweapon From Terrorists

Safe and small: The credit-card-sized test for anthrax destroys the deadly bacteria after the test completes.
Courtesy of Sandia Nation

Originally published on Wed March 25, 2015 4:25 pm

Engineers at Sandia National Laboratory have come up with what they think is a safer diagnostic test for anthrax bacteria — a test that would prevent the "bad guys" from getting their hands on this dangerous pathogen.

Sandia is home to the International Biological Threat Reduction Program. "Our interest is in safety and security of pathogens," says Melissa Finley. Finley isn't a bioweapons expert. She's a veterinarian.

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News
8:10 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Germanwings Jet Crashes In The French Alps

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5:36 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Subscriber May Have Put An End To 'Wall Street Journal' Thefts

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4:58 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Authorities Find Businessman Accused Of Faking His Own Death

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3:04 am
Tue March 24, 2015

First Listen: 'Carrie & Lowell' By Sufjan Stevens

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3:04 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Tsarneav Defense Team Tries To Make Its Point Before Sentencing

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3:04 am
Tue March 24, 2015

U.S. Withdraws Remaining Personnel From Volatile Yemen

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Middle East
3:04 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Netanyahu Reveals Aversion To 2-State Solution, White House Says

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Afghanistan
3:04 am
Tue March 24, 2015

Afghanistan Still Relies On U.S., President Ghani Reiterates

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5:11 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Wisconsin Men's Basketball Team Tests NCAA Stenographer

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Animals
5:04 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Phoenix Zoo Misidentifies Gender Of Andean Bear

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2:56 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Jurors Resume Deliberating Atlanta Public Schools Cheating Case

Originally published on Mon March 23, 2015 6:03 am

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2:56 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Eurozone Threatened By Divide Between Greece And Germany

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2:56 am
Mon March 23, 2015

Former NPR Audio Engineer Bill Deputy Dies At 58

Originally published on Mon March 23, 2015 6:03 am

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Sound is at the heart of what we do. And we've lost a colleague who personified the art of gathering it.

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BILL DEPUTY: I was hoping we could do some ambience here.

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Strange News
3:26 am
Fri March 20, 2015

It's A Party, Dude!

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 4:55 am

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Fine Art
3:15 am
Fri March 20, 2015

This Museum Lets You Play The Artist

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 4:55 am

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Sports
3:05 am
Fri March 20, 2015

March Madness Kicks Off With High Drama

Originally published on Fri March 20, 2015 4:55 am

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