Korva Coleman

Korva Coleman is a newscaster for NPR.

In this role, she is responsible for writing, producing, and delivering national newscasts airing during NPR's newsmagazines All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Weekend Edition. Occasionally she serves as a substitute host for Talk of the Nation, Weekend All Things Considered, and Weekend Edition.

Before joining NPR in 1990, Coleman was a staff reporter and copy editor for the Washington Afro-American newspaper. She produced and hosted First Edition, an overnight news program at NPR's member station WAMU-FM in Washington, D.C.

Early in her career, Coleman worked in commercial radio as news and public affairs directors at stations in Phoenix and Tucson.

Coleman's work has been recognized by the Arizona Associated Press Awards for best radio newscast, editorial, and short feature. In 1983, she was nominated for Outstanding Young Woman of America.

Coleman earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Howard University. She studied law at Georgetown University Law Center.

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The Two-Way
5:48 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Top Stories: European Anti-Terror Raids Net Many Arrests

Good morning, here is our early story:

-- More Than Two Dozen Arrested In France, Belgium In Anti-Terror Raids.

And here are more early headlines:

Obama, Cameron To Discuss Cyber Attack Preparation. (BBC)

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The Two-Way
5:32 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Top Stories: Suspected Gun Seller In Paris Attack Detained

Good morning, here is our early story:

-- Belgium Arrests Man Suspected Of Selling Weapons To Paris Gunman.

And here are more early headlines:

Five Guantanamo Detainees Released To Oman, Estonia. (New York Times)

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The Two-Way
6:31 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Top Stories: The Latest Updates On The Paris Manhunt

Good morning, here is our early story:

-- The Latest On Paris Attack: Police Appear To Close In On Two Suspects.

And here are more early headlines:

It's Still Frigid In Much Of The Eastern U.S. (NWS)

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The Two-Way
6:19 am
Thu January 8, 2015

Top Stories: Manhunt Continues In France For Suspected Gunmen

Good morning, here is our early story:

-- The Latest On Paris Attack: Several Detained, But Manhunt Continues.

And here are more early headlines:

Wind Chills Blanket Eastern U.S., Blizzard Warnings In Upper Midwest. (NWS)

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The Two-Way
6:19 am
Thu December 4, 2014

Top Stories: Philippines Super Typhoon; More New York Protests

Typhoon Hagupit is captured by NASA's Aqua satellite east of the Philippines on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014.
NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response AP
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The Two-Way
6:42 am
Wed December 3, 2014

Top Stories: Kerry Meets Dozens Of Delegates On ISIS; California Rain

Takata Ignition Systems in Schoenebeck, Germany.
Jens Meyer AP
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