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12:00
am

BBC Newsday

Get an immediate handle on the trends that are shaping the world with the BBC’s new international news show, presented from London.

Newsday can be heard on OPB Monday through Friday at 10pm.

program information
BBC Newsday site


12:30
am

BBC Discovery

Explorations in the world of science.

program information
BBC Discovery site


1:00
am

BBC HARDtalk

In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.

Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings at 4am from March 9 - March 27, 2015.

program information
BBC HARDtalk site


1:30
am

BBC Business Daily

The daily drama of money and work from the BBC.

program information
BBC Business Daily site


2:00
am

BBC World Update

News and issues making the headlines each day.

program information
BBC World Update site


3:00
am

BBC The Newsroom

World news from the BBC with Jackie Leonard, Oliver Conway and Valerie Sanderson

program information
BBC The Newsroom site


3:30
am

BBC The Why Factor

Why do we do the things we do? Mike Williams searches for the extraordinary and hidden histories behind everyday objects and actions to inform us about the way we live in the 21st Century.

program information
BBC The Why Factor site


4:00
am

BBC Outlook

Outlook focuses on people and how their lives are changed by events, and how they in turn change the world around them. Join Matthew Bannister as he hears from the ordinary and extraordinary people who are ‘living through’ the news headlines.

program information
BBC Outlook site


5:00
am

Morning Edition

Hosts Steve Inskeep, Rachel Martin 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.

program information
Morning Edition site


9:00
am

The Takeaway

The Takeaway is the national news magazine that delivers the news and analysis you need to catch up, start your day, and prepare for what's ahead. Host John Hockenberry, along with the BBC World Service, The New York Times, WGBH Boston and OPB invite listeners every morning to learn more and be part of the American conversation on-air and online here at thetakeaway.org. The Takeaway is a unique partnership of global news leaders. It is a co-production of PRI (Public Radio International) and WNYC Radio in collaboration with the BBC World Service, The New York Times and WGBH Boston.

program information
The Takeaway site


10:00
am

Here & Now

Here! Now! In the moment! Paddling in the middle of a fast moving stream of news and information, hosts Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson bring you the news that breaks after Morning Edition and before All Things Considered.

program information
Here & Now site


12:00
pm

Think Out Loud

This online and radio program explores issues making news in our region and encourages people with different perspectives to talk with one another. Produced by OPB. Think Out Loud is also rebroadcast weeknights at 8pm.

Think Out Loud site »


1:00
pm

BBC Newshour

BBC's Newshour highlights the latest news from around the world and includes interviews with newsmakers, eyewitnesses, correspondents and analysts.

program information
BBC Newshour site


2:00
pm

The World

The World guides listeners through major international issues and stories, linking global events directly to the American agenda.

program information
The World site


3:00
pm

All Things Considered

Hosts Audie Cornish, Kelly McEvers, Ari Shapiro, and Robert Siegel present breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews and special -- sometimes quirky -- features.

program information
All Things Considered site


6:30
pm

Marketplace

Hosted by Kai Ryssdal, this national business news program originating from the West Coast covers money and business, people, local economies and the world with signature sound and wit.

program information
Marketplace site


7:00
pm

Fresh Air

Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program which opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.

program information
Fresh Air site


8:00
pm

Think Out Loud

This online and radio program explores issues making news in our region and encourages people with different perspectives to talk with one another. Produced by OPB. Think Out Loud is also rebroadcast weeknights at 8pm.

Think Out Loud site »


9:00
pm

On the Media

Hosted by veteran journalists Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield, On the Media decodes what we hear, read and see in the media every day with wit, analysis and savvy.

program information
On the Media site


10:00
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.

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


11:00
pm

BBC The Arts Hour

Music, TV, books, film and the arts – everything that's new in global culture. Hosted and curated by stage and film actress, Nikki Bedi.

program information
BBC The Arts Hour site