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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.


  • 9:09am Nov 20, 2015
    National National

    For Family Of Tamir Rice, An Inauspicious Anniversary

    One year ago this weekend, the 12-year-old was fatally shot by a police officer. The prosecutor is promising transparency, but activists have grown impatient while waiting for a grand jury decision.
  • 8:32am Nov 20, 2015
    World News World News

    At Least 3 Dead In Hotel Attack In Bamako

    The events at the Radisson Blu Hotel are unfolding. More than 100 people had been taken hostage by armed attackers. Dozens have either been freed or escaped.
  • 8:09am Nov 20, 2015
    World News World News

    Some Hostages Freed During Siege At Mali Hotel

    A military official in Bamako, the capital of the West African Nation of Mali, says more than two dozen hostages have been freed. At least three people have been killed.
  • 7:48am Nov 20, 2015
    World News World News

    Popular Hotel In Mali's Capital Taken Over By Gunmen

    Armed attackers have taken dozens of people hostage in a luxury hotel in Bamaku, the capital of Mali. Steve Inskeep talks to Niek de Goeij of Catholic Relief Services, who lives in Bamaku.
  • 7:42am Nov 20, 2015
    World News World News

    Gunmen Take Over Upscale Hotel In Mali's Capital

    In West Africa, gunmen have taken over the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamako, the capital of Mali. Reports say 170 staff and guests were taken hostage. The situation is ongoing.
  • 7:42am Nov 20, 2015
    World News World News

    Manhunt Goes On For Suspects In Paris Attacks

    A week after terrorists struck Paris, the ISIS operative thought to have coordinated the attacks is dead. Police are looking for a Frenchman who appears to have been the group's operational commander.
  • 7:42am Nov 20, 2015

    Movie Review: 'Carol'

    "Morning Edition" and "Los Angeles Times" film critic Kenneth Turan reviews the movie, "Carol." Director Todd Haynes has adopted a 1952 Patricia Highsmith novel about a divorcing woman who meets a young shop assistant. It's a love story that stars Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara.