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Local. Fact-based. Trustworthy news…and so much more

We’re the pulse of the community, telling your stories and bringing you the world.

Compelling stories that matter to you and the community we share
Thoughtful coverage of cultural trends and ideas
Entertaining programs to feed your curiosity and make your conversations more interesting

Your favorite public radio shows live here

We are the local home of NPR, bringing your morning news on Morning Edition. Plus, other programs like the BBC Newshour, The Takeaway and All Things Considered. We also bring you favorites like This American Life, Marketplace, Fresh Air and more.

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We live here, too

Have you met the home team? Our weekday local hosts live in your community.

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Jennifer Lynn

Local host of Morning Edition
Weekdays 5 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Marty Moss-Coane

Marty Moss-Coane

Radio Times
Weekdays 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Rebroadcast 11 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Interactive coverage of pressing issues and trends in the nation and the region

Avi Wolfman-Arent

Avi Wolfman-Arent

Reporter and host, weekday afternoons
Thursdays in the noon hour
“Headlines of Yore”
Captivating stories of the past

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Priyanka Tewari

Host, weekday afternoons and weekends
Wednesdays in the 11 a.m. hour
“This Week in Music History”
The story behind the story from all music genres

Terry Gross

Fresh Air with Terry Gross
Weekdays 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Rebroadcast 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Interviews with leading authors, journalists, newsmakers and stars of stage and screen

Cherri Gregg

Host, weekday afternoons and evenings
The “Good Souls” Project shares inspiring community stories
Mondays at 12:30 p.m. and 5:45 p.m.

Maiken Scott

The Pulse
Fridays 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Rebroadcast Sundays 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Illuminating ideas at the intersection of health and science

We tell the whole story

Did you know we have one of the region’s largest newsrooms, with over 30 reporters? Our reporters dig into the issues and share in-depth stories about health, science, news and technology on air and in our podcasts.

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Half Vaxxed

Exposing the full story of Philly Fighting COVID’s failure and unsettling lessons about our institutions and bias

A.I. Nation

Revealing how artificial intelligence is operating in every major story, trend, and event in our modern lives

The Pulse

Finding surprising and helpful human stories in unexpected corners of the health and science world

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