Daily Schedule

On January 10, we added a few new programs to our Saturday line-up on AM 820. Read more.

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  • 12:00 AM
    Special Programming
  • 05:00 AM
    Morning Edition
  • Your morning companion from NPR and the WNYC Newsroom, with world news, local features, and weather updates.

  • 09:00 AM
    BBC World Service
  • The world’s largest and oldest public broadcaster delivers on-the-ground reporting and in-depth analysis from every corner of the globe.

  • 10:00 AM
    The Brian Lehrer Show
  • It’s Finally Election Day

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    The phones will be open for the Brian Lehrer Show’s informal, unofficial, thoroughly unscientific exit poll on this Election Day. Call in with your voting story—and whether Sandy affected your experience at the polls. Plus: A check-in with reporters in swing states; how the changing suburbs will affect the outcome of the election; an assessment of the emergency infrastructure’s performance in the aftermath of Sandy; and It’s a Free Country reporter Anna Sale discusses Sandy-related voting issues.

    All Day, WNYC is taking your stories and questions on Twitter using #NYVote and #NJVote

  • 12:00 PM
    The Leonard Lopate Show
  • Elections and Hallucinations

    Todd Purdum, Vanity Fair national editor, gives us an election forecast, and the story behind it. Sam Wang of the Princeton Neuroscience Institute, on how predictions can be right—or wrong. The one and only Christopher Walken discusses his latest film, “A Late Quartet.” Then, Oliver Sacks explores hallucinations and why we experience them.

  • 02:00 PM
    Special Programming
  • 03:00 PM
    The Takeaway
  • Today's Takeaway | November 6, 2012

    The Election's $3 Billion Price Tag | Which Party Will Control the Senate? | Google versus Pollsters: Who's Right? | Can Superstition Predict Presidential Elections? | Bracing for the Nor'easter, Just Days After Sandy | The Huge Ballot Measures You Forgot Existed

  • 04:00 PM
    All Things Considered
  • A wrap-up of the day’s news, with features and interviews about the latest developments in New York City and around the world, from NPR and the WNYC newsroom.

  • 06:30 PM
  • Marketplace is not only about money and business, but about people, local economies and the world — and what it all means to us.

  • 07:00 PM
    Brian Lehrer Call-in Election Special
  • Join Brian Lehrer and listeners from swing states around the country for an election-night special. Call in for the Informal, Unofficial, Thoroughly Unscientific Exit Poll, and get the latest results and analysis.

  • 08:00 PM
    Special Election Coverage from NPR and the WNYC Newsroom