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

  • 09:00 AM
  • BBC World Service delivers breaking news and information programming around the world, in English and 28 other language services, on radio, TV and digital.

  • 10:00 AM
  • It’s Finally Election Day
    → What's Your Electoral Prediction? Fill Out Your Map Here! The phones will be open for the Brian Lehrer Show’s informal, unofficial, thoroughly unscientific exit poll on this Electi...
  • 12:00 PM
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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