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  • 12:00 AM
    The Leonard Lopate Show
  • Feeding Frenzy

    Melissa Clark discusses how to make the most of this fall’s amazing produce selections. Tori Hogan suggests ways foreign aid can be improved to benefit more people. Tarun Tejpal discusses his novel The Story of My Assassin, based on real events. We’ll have our latest look at the economy and the election. Plus, our latest Backstory segment.

  • 02:00 AM
    BBC World Service
  • BBC World Service provides international news, analysis and information.

  • 05:00 AM
    Morning Edition
  • Morning Edition is your perfect morning companion: gentle, but straightforward, explaining the vagaries of international diplomacy, reporting weather and even recommending the best film in town.

  • 09:00 AM
    BBC World Service
  • BBC World Service provides international news, analysis and information.

  • 10:00 AM
    The Brian Lehrer Show
  • By the Numbers

    Filmmakers Sarah Burns and David McMahon discuss the NYPD subpoena of outtakes from their new documentary (with Ken Burns) on the Central Park Five. Plus: what today’s jobs report means for the election; the consequences of Iran’s currency inflation; former astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison on interstellar travel; and following up on hydrofracking in the southern tier of New York State.

  • 12:00 PM
    The Leonard Lopate Show
  • Order in the Court

    Jeffrey Toobin, of The New Yorker and CNN, takes a close look at the Supreme Court’s often contentious relationship with the White House. Janet Wallach tells the story of America’s first female tycoon, Hetty Green. Louise Erdrich discusses her new novel, The Round House. Please Explain is all about cloud computing and data barns.

  • 02:00 PM
    Science Friday
  • Science Friday is a weekly science talk show from NPR. Each week, Science Friday's host Ira Flatow, a veteran science journalist, looks at science topics that are in the news brings an educated, balanced discussion to bear on the scientific issues at hand. Panels of expert guests join Flatow, a veteran science journalist, to discuss science -- to take questions from listeners during the call-in portion of the program.

  • 03:00 PM
    The Takeaway
  • Today's Takeaway | October 5, 2012

    Small Business Owners React to Jobs Report | Don't Mention It: Gun Violence | New Movie Releases: 'Taken 2,' 'Frankenweenie,' 'The Paperboy' | Toledo, Ohio Mayor Says Stop Bashing China | Lee Daniels on "The Paperboy"

  • 04:00 PM
    All Things Considered
  • The day’s biggest stories, plus commentary, arts and life, music and entertainment, the quirky and the mainstream.

  • 06:30 PM
    Marketplace
  • 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
    All Things Considered
  • The day’s biggest stories, plus commentary, arts and life, music and entertainment, the quirky and the mainstream.

  • 08:00 PM
    On The Media
  • Anatomy of a Publicity Stunt, The Problem with 'Muslim Rage', and more

    Breaking down David Blaine's latest publicity stunt, Nate Silver on predictions, and how the media got the "Muslim Rage" story all wrong.

  • 09:00 PM
    Soundcheck
  • Crying Time and Callers (the Band)

    On the heels of yesterday's look at sad music in movies, John explores different corners of the sad-song genre with Adam Brent Houghtaling, author of the book This Will End in Tears. Later, the Brooklyn-based band Callers offers up their sad song, ...

  • 10:00 PM
    Q with Jian Ghomeshi
  • Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter. Hosted by Jian Ghomeshi, with his trademark wit and spontaneity, Q covers pop culture and high arts alike with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends.

  • 11:00 PM
    New Sounds
  • Hijaz

    For this New Sounds, hear a work by Michael Harrison, called "Hijaz."  The composition features the Young People’s Chorus delivering vowels, South Indian rhythmic and tabla syllables, and a universal prayer as the text.  Together with new music heavyweight/adventure cellist Maya Beiser, the versatile composer/percussionist Payton MacDonald (Alarm Will Sound, Super Marimba), and the composer Michael Harrison on just-intonation piano, the new work is intended to invoke a sense of pilgrimage.