Morning Edition is the most listened-to and respected news radio program in the country, delivering standard-setting news coverage and commentary to more than 800 radio stations across the country and around the globe on NPR’s international services. Hosted by Steve Inskeep, David Greene, Rachel Martin and Noel King, Morning Edition takes listeners around the country and the world with two hours of multi-faceted stories and commentaries every weekday.
For nearly three decades, NPR’s Morning Edition has prepared listeners for the day ahead with up-to-the-minute news, background analysis and commentary. With 13.1 million weekly listeners, Morning Edition draws public radio’s largest morning drive-time audience – making it an unparalleled platform for sponsors.
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 stations across the country and independent producers and reporters in the public radio system. Regularly heard on Morning Edition are familiar voices, including news analyst Cokie Roberts, as well as the special series StoryCorps, the largest oral history project in American history.
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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