Up First


News & Politics

Chart Positions

Top 200 16
News & Politics 4

NPR's Up First is the news you need to start your day. The biggest stories and ideas — from politics to pop culture — in 10 minutes. Hosted by Rachel Martin, David Greene and Steve Inskeep, with reporting and analysis from NPR News. Available weekdays by 6 a.m. ET. Subscribe and listen, then support your local NPR station at donate.npr.org.


Up First cover

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

July 18th, 2017

A Republican health insurance bill is dead, but the party's effort to eliminate the Affordable Care Act is not. So what happens if Republicans vote to repeal the law without replacing it? Also, how will the Trump Administration answer Russia's demands to return its former diplomatic compounds? Plus, hear why Elon Musk, the man behind cars with...

pilgrimagetour 14 days ago

I personally am quite satisfied with what I read that is written on your page, Greeting that I say is not without reason, It's because what you informed already can help me.http://www.pilgrimagetour.in/chardham-yatra-by-helicopter

Featured Podcast

Up First cover

Monday, July 17th, 2017

July 17th, 2017

One lawmaker's health delayed the latest effort to change health care. How will Sen. John McCain's recovery from surgery impact his party's legislation? Also, Iran sentenced a Chinese-American graduate student for spying. The United States says the charges were fabricated. So what do the Iranians actually want?

Up First cover

Friday, July 14th, 2017

July 14th, 2017

France marked Bastille Day with a big parade, but it did not entirely capture the attention of the visiting president from the United States. President Trump took to Twitter during the ceremonies to talk health care. So what would get a reworked bill through the Senate? Also, how has Turkey changed in the year since a failed coup?

Up First cover

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

July 13th, 2017

Senate Republicans try again today to produce a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, but some in the party are still in disagreement. Can they get enough votes this time around? President Trump hopes so, and he's on his first official visit to Paris, France. What might he gain from visiting a city he has scorned? Plus, hear what Nobel...