Broadcast Schedules

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3:00
am

BBC World Service

BBC World Service covers breaking news along with features on arts, sports, science and business.

program information
BBC World Service site


4:00
am

BBC World Service

BBC World Service covers breaking news along with features on arts, sports, science and business.

program information
BBC World Service site


5:00
am

Weekend Edition Sunday with Rachel Martin

Weekend Edition Sunday features interviews with news-makers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians. Every week, you can tune in to hear a unique blend of news, features and the regularly scheduled puzzle segment with Puzzlemaster Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor of The New York Times. National Security Correspondent Rachel Martin is the host.

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Weekend Edition Sunday with Rachel Martin site


10:00
am

This American Life

Each week, host Ira Glass explores a theme -- fiascos, conventions, the job that takes over your life -- through a playful mix of radio monologues, mini-documentaries, "found tape," short fiction and unusual music.

program information
This American Life site


11:00
am

Car Talk

Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Picture Monty Python trying to imitate car noises. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers Brothers, and you've got Car Talk, hosted by Tom and Ray Magliozzi.

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Car Talk site


12:00
pm

A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

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A Prairie Home Companion site


2:00
pm

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

During each fast-paced, irreverent show, host Peter Sagal leads what might be characterized as the news Olympics. Callers, panelists and guests compete by answering questions about the week's events, identifying impersonations, sniffing out fake news items and more.

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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! site


3:00
pm

Splendid Table

Lynne Rossetto Kasper hosts this culinary, culture and lifestyle program that celebrates food and its ability to touch the lives and feed the souls of everyone.

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Splendid Table site


4:00
pm

Marketplace Weekend

Marketplace Weekend™ gives the week’s business and economic news a human voice. Host Lizzie O’Leary guides you through the most fascinating economic stories of the week, exploring what happened, why it matters, who it affects and what happens next. Join us for an engaging and lively conversation, on air and online. Sunday afternoons at 4pm on OPB and at  marketplace.org.

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Marketplace Weekend site


5:00
pm

All Things Considered

Hosts Melissa Block and Robert Siegel present breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews and special -- sometimes quirky -- features.

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All Things Considered site


6:00
pm

America's Test Kitchen

Americas Test Kitchen Radio is a food program for right now, filled with clear, practical information, without the gourmet fuss. The hour is all about insights, tips and techniques that illuminate the truth about real home cooking. There will be some mystery, too, like why bad things happen to good recipes and the science behind good results.

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America's Test Kitchen site


7:00
pm

Travel with Rick Steves

This fun and practical talk show is a lively conversation between travelers and the experts as we learn to explore our world smartly, smoothly and thoughtfully.

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Travel with Rick Steves site


8:00
pm

On Being

Each week, host Krista Tippett probes the myriad ways in which religious impulses inform every aspect of life and culture, nationally and globally.

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On Being site


10:00
pm

Fresh Air Weekend

Everything you love about Fresh Air, tailored for Saturday and Sunday. Hear highlights from the show's best interviews and reviews.

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Fresh Air Weekend site


11:00
pm

BBC World Service

BBC World Service covers breaking news along with features on arts, sports, science and business.

program information
BBC World Service site