NPR News

NPR News

1,000,000 - 5,000,000 downloads

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- Read, listen, or create a playlist of your favorite NPR stories and share with friends.
- Hear live streams from hundreds of NPR stations: search by location (GPS) or zip code / call letters
- Listen to programs like Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Talk of the Nation, Fresh Air, and Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me More

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Recently changed in this version

We are happy to announce we have a listening widget. Finally!

The player and playlist experiences have been streamlined. We've hopefully fixed some of the playlist issues around listening to entire programs and cleaned up some other pesky bugs.

We've also added sponsorship to our story pages. You can learn more about the different kinds of support NPR needs to maintain itself - including corporate sponsors - here:

Comments and ratings for NPR News
  • (64 stars)

    by Kristen Hulme on 16/04/2014

    I like NPR but this app, not so much. When an article is discussing a photo or set of photos it does not display them in the app, rather, it wants to open a link in your web browser, which is pretty messy and unintuitive. I also like news widgets, like CN

  • (64 stars)

    by Kevin Kirk on 16/04/2014

    Great for reading, but on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3 with full strength 4G LTE in Silicon Valley the app will only stream KQED for a few seconds, buffer, play another few seconds, then give up entirely. It'll stream Google Play Music or Pandora all day. N

  • (64 stars)

    by Martine Angell on 16/04/2014

    When i try and select a podcast audio file the app says none is available while my phone says it is unable to play selected file. Samsung galaxy s3

  • (64 stars)

    by David Mata III on 16/04/2014

    Since I lost the function of my radio in my car, this is my new source of news.

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    by Elle Campbell on 13/04/2014


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    by Al Patterson on 13/04/2014

    Doesn't stream any stations except hourly news on my device - Galaxy S4. Gets stuck connecting.

  • (64 stars)

    by Bob Collins on 13/04/2014

    My favorite for news!