Latest News from NPR

on:

NCPR is supported by:

 
Hourly Newscast
4 min., 45 sec.

Programs

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Latest Features:
April 18, 2014 | NPR · The agreement calls on all parties to refrain from violence, requires that illegally-armed groups disarm and that control of government buildings be returned to Ukrainian authorities.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · President Obama said enrollment under the Affordable Care Act reached 8 million after the deadline was extended by 2 weeks. The figure represents a turnaround from the disastrous debut of the website.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Morning Edition spent a lot of time recently reporting from the U.S.-Mexico border. President Obama has deported 2 million people from the U.S. But many say that number is misleading.
 

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Latest Features:
April 17, 2014 | NPR · President Obama met Thursday with insurance company executives and a separate group of insurance regulators from the states, discussing their mutual interest in administering the new health care law.
 
Getty Images
April 17, 2014 | NPR · The president has visited Prince George's County, Md., four times this year. It is the most affluent county with an African-American majority. It also happens to be very close to the White House.
 
NASA/SETI Institute/JPL-Caltech
April 17, 2014 | NPR · Kepler-186f is almost the same size as Earth, and it orbits in its star's "Goldilocks zone"-- where temperatures may be just right for life. But much is unknown because it's also 500 light-years away.
 

Latest Saturday rundown




WE Saturday Feature

AP
April 12, 2014 | NPR · As pro-Russia demonstrators continue their tense standoff in Eastern Ukraine, police are conspicuously absent from city streets.
 

Latest Sunday rundown


WE Sunday Feature

April 13, 2014 | NPR · As the anniversary of last year's marathon bombing approaches, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with correspondent Carrie Johnson about the investigation and legal wrangling yet to come.
 

Latest program rundown

Coming up:

Guest DJs

Apr 12, 2014 — NPR took a 2,428-mile trip along the border between Mexico and the U.S. Alt.Latino highlights some of the music heard along the way.
Launch in player | Comments |
Mar 14, 2014 — We liked the Chilean rapper's new album Vengo so much, we invited her to spend some time with us during SXSW in Austin, Texas. Join us for our very first live taping of Alt.Latino.
Launch in player | Comments |
Feb 28, 2014 — The Portuguese term — which embodies a particular mix of melancholy, longing and loss — has no direct equivalent in English. But it does find full expression in bittersweet music.
Launch in player | Comments |
Feb 21, 2014Alt.Latino sits down with rapper Bocafloja and blogger Juan Data to discuss the many ways hip-hop has trickled into Latin America and its music scene.
Launch in player | Comments |
Feb 13, 2014Alt.Latino continues its Black History Month coverage by exploring the nations' complicated history.
Launch in player | Comments |
Feb 6, 2014 — The show kicks off its Black History Month coverage with the creators of the LatiNegr@s Project, which is dedicated to documenting the stories and perspectives of Black Latinos.
Launch in player | Comments |
Jan 24, 2014 — Join Alt.Latino for a journey from Son Jarocho music's birthplace in Mexico all the way up to where it's planted roots in Los Angeles.
Launch in player | Comments |
Jan 1, 2014 — On this week's Alt.Latino, hear a mix of songs curated by DJ Oscar N to start your year off right. Featured artists include Milka La Mas Dura, Los Rakas, Versace Hottie and more.
Launch in player | Comments |
Dec 24, 2013 — As a holiday gift to you, we present a special concert with Molotov, Cafe Tacvba and Bajofondo. Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras guest-host the show with Grammy and Academy Award winner Gustavo Santaolalla.
Launch in player | Comments |
Dec 19, 2013 — She was a rebel before it was cool: enchanting, hypnotic, tragic. We speak to La Lupe's biographer.
Launch in player | Comments |
more Guest DJs from NPR