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Broadcast Schedules

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.

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BBC Newsday site


12:30
am

BBC The Food Chain

The economics, science and culture of what we eat. What does it take to put food on your plate?

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BBC The Food Chain 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.

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BBC HARDtalk site


1:30
am

BBC Business Daily

The daily drama of money and work from the BBC.

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BBC Business Daily site


2:00
am

BBC World Update

News and issues making the headlines each day.

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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 Heart and Soul

Personal approaches to religious belief and spirituality from around the world.

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BBC Heart and Soul site


4:00
am

BBC The Fifth Floor

A fresh look at the stories of the week with journalists from the BBC's 27 language sections.

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BBC The Fifth Floor 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. 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.

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Here & Now site


11:00
am

Science Friday

Journalist Ira Flatow is joined by listeners and studio guests to explore science-related topics -- from subatomic particles and the human genome to the Internet and earthquakes.

program information
Science Friday 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.

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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, Mary Louise Kelly, Ailsa Chang and Ari Shapiro 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

It's Been A Minute with Sam Sanders

When things feel complicated, it often helps to just talk it out. That’s what Sam Sanders and his guests do on “It’s Been a Minute,” Friday nights at 7 starting on OPB.   It’s a new show where you can catch up on the week of news, culture… and just about everything else! “It’s Been a Minute” with Sam Sanders, Friday nights at 7 on OPB!

program information
It's Been A Minute with Sam Sanders 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

1A with Joshua Johnson

Join OPB weeknights at 9 for 1A with Joshua Johnson. 1A is a new show that takes its name from the 1st Amendment. It explores politics and technology, delves into pop culture and humor, and examines complex issues with a focus on solutions. That’s 1A with Joshua Johnson weeknights at 9 on OPB.

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1A with Joshua Johnson site


10:00
pm

New Yorker Radio Hour


David Remnick, the editor of The New Yorker, is joined by the magazine’s award-winning writers in a weekly hour of radio that will both delight and inform. The New Yorker Radio Hour will feature a mix of profiles, storytelling, and insightful conversations about the issues that matter -- plus an occasional blast of comic genius from the magazine’s legendary Shouts and Murmurs page.

program information
New Yorker Radio Hour site


11:00
pm

BBC Weekend

Each week, Weekend welcomes two guests for the entire hour to discuss and comment on themes and ideas of the week's news, from the realms of politics, science, music and the arts.

program information
BBC Weekend site