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Morning Edition is an American radio news program produced and distributed by National Public Radio (NPR). It airs weekday mornings (Monday through Friday) and runs for two hours, and many stations repeat one or both hours. The show feeds live from 05:00 to 09:00 ET, with feeds and updates as required until noon. The show premiered on November 5, 1979; its weekend counterpart is Weekend Edition. Morning Edition and All Things Considered are the highest rated public radio shows.

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Business
4:32 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Learning More About Longshoremen And Their Powerful Union

Originally published on Fri February 20, 2015 2:30 pm

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The Two-Way
4:32 am
Fri February 20, 2015

U.S. West Coast Port Dispute Forces Shippers To Find Alternatives

Trucks move containers at the Port of Long Beach in California on Tuesday. Contract negotiations between dockworkers and shipping companies have led to a slowdown on the piers.
Jae C. Hong AP

Originally published on Fri February 20, 2015 4:52 pm

The global shipping industry is a ferociously competitive business, and the trans-Pacific route — from Asia to the West Coast seaports of the U.S. — is considered one of the most lucrative routes. Normally, cargo ships carrying everything from fruits and vegetables to cars and electronics can count on getting into a berth at one of the 29 West Coast seaports in a reasonable time.

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Music News
4:05 am
Fri February 20, 2015

First Listen: Public Service Broadcasting's 'Race For Space'

Originally published on Fri February 20, 2015 7:10 am

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Around the Nation
5:31 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Mayor Who Got Bit By Groundhog Loses Primary Election

Originally published on Thu February 19, 2015 6:56 am

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Around the Nation
5:23 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Massachusetts Seminary Doesn't Give Up Joking For Lent

Originally published on Thu February 19, 2015 6:56 am

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Asia
4:00 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Safety Fears Force Changes To Mount Everest Route

Originally published on Thu February 19, 2015 6:56 am

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Planet Money
4:00 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Ecuador's Answer To The Global Cocoa Shortage

Originally published on Thu February 19, 2015 6:56 am

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Europe
4:00 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Ukraine's President Appeals For U.N. Help To Maintain Truce

Originally published on Thu February 19, 2015 12:35 pm

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Europe
6:18 am
Wed February 18, 2015

Chinese Tourists Rename Famous British Landmarks

Originally published on Wed February 18, 2015 6:24 am

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World
5:34 am
Wed February 18, 2015

Is That A Seal? No, It's A Man Who Collapsed In The Snow

Originally published on Wed February 18, 2015 6:24 am

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