Morning Edition

Weekdays 4-9am
Steve Inskeep, Renee Montagne, David Greene
Erin OToole

THE morning news magazine. Join us weekday mornings as NPR's Morning Edition gives you news, analysis, commentary, and coverage of arts and sports. Stories are told through conversation as well as full reports. It's up-to-the-minute news that prepares listeners for the day ahead.

You can also get a taste of business, the economy, and the markets with the Marketplace Morning Report - every weekday at 5:50 and 7:50

Genre: 

Pages

2:39pm

Thu November 3, 2011
Environment

Report Highlights Western Water, Energy Challenges

KUNC file photo

A new report by the Oakland-based water think tank the Pacific Institute warns that climate change and continuing drought will put a further strain on energy production in Rocky Mountain states like Colorado. 

Read more
Tags: 

5:29am

Thu November 3, 2011
Business

Improvements Planned for Downtown Greeley

The Greeley Downtown Development Authority is planning a series of improvements to the downtown area, based upon the results of a study conducted earlier this year.  KUNC’s Erin O’Toole talks with Northern Colorado Business Report publisher Jeff Nuttall about the changes that could be coming to downtown Greeley.

Read more

4:19am

Thu November 3, 2011
Strange News

When ATM Machines Bite Back

Originally published on Thu November 3, 2011 5:54 am

Transcript

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Read more

4:15am

Thu November 3, 2011
Strange News

Woman Passes Driver's Test While In Labor

Originally published on Thu November 3, 2011 5:54 am

Transcript

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Read more

3:10am

Thu November 3, 2011
Planet Money

When Governments Pay People To Have Babies

More, please.
Chung Sung-Jun Getty Images

How much is a baby worth?

Let's set aside for a moment all those goo-goo feeelings about that big ball of cute chubba-chubba. A baby is also an economic investment.

Businesses get a new worker and a new consumer for products. Parents get someone who will support them in their old age. Governments get a taxpayer — and a guarantee that the country lives on.

Read more

Pages