Morning Edition

Monday-Friday, 5:00 - 9:00am
Hosted by Neal Charnoff

6:51: Marketplace Morning Report
8:51: Marketplace Morning Report

Waking up is hard to do, but it’s easier with NPR’s Morning Edition. Hosts Renee Montagne, Steve Inskeep, and David Greene bring the day’s stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Morning Edition provides news in context, airs thoughtful ideas and commentary, and reviews important new music, books, and events in the arts. All with voices and sounds that invite listeners to experience the stories.

 

  • 5:56am Mar 16, 2017
    National National Economy

    How To Spend A Trillion Dollars

    President Trump says he wants to spend a trillion dollars on infrastructure. It's such a big number that it's hard to wrap your head around it. We try to figure out what that actually buys.
  • 5:43am Mar 16, 2017

    Someone Made A Coconut Cannon (Really)

    After someone heard a bang in Berlin, police found a home-made cannon that shoots coconuts with compressed air. A man said he built it for an art project to be used in Antarctica and was testing it.
  • 4:49am Mar 16, 2017
    National National Economy Politics & Government

    Former Trump Economic Adviser On Trump's Budget

    President Trump is releasing a budget that spends more on the military and less on the EPA and State Department. Rachel Martin talks to Stephen Moore, who advised Trump's campaign on economic policy.
  • 4:49am Mar 16, 2017
    National National Politics & Government

    Congress Launching Probes Into Russia, Wiretapping

    Investigations into Russian election meddling and Trump's claims of being wiretapped are getting underway in Congress. But Democrats and Republicans aren't on the same page.
  • 4:49am Mar 16, 2017
    National National Politics & Government

    GOP Factions In Fight Over Republican Health Care Plan

    The Republican alternative to the Affordable Care Act is facing opposition from a lot of factions inside the GOP, from conservatives who want a clean repeal to Trump's own populist supporters.
  • 4:49am Mar 16, 2017
    National National Politics & Government

    Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump Travel Ban

    A Hawaii judge has halted President Trump's second travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect.
  • 4:49am Mar 16, 2017
    National National Politics & Government

    Trump Responds To Court Halting Revised Travel Ban

    At a rally in Tennessee, President Trump reacted angrily to news that a court temporarily blocked his revised travel ban from taking effect. He also talked about the Republican health care plan.
  • 4:49am Mar 16, 2017
    National National Politics & Government

    Hawaii Attorney General On Trump Travel Ban

    A judge in Hawaii has blocked President Trump's revised travel ban hours before it was set to begin. Rachel Martin talks with Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, who filed a challenge to the ban.
  • 4:49am Mar 16, 2017

    Brazilian Workers Protest Against Pension Changes

    Workers across Brazil staged demonstrations over the government's plan to cap pension benefits and raise the retirement age. The protests disrupted traffic and public transportation nationwide.