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.


The Two-Way
6:40 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Top Stories: More Israeli Airstrikes; Hamas Fires Rockets

Good morning, here is our early story:

-- Israel Strikes Gaza, As Hamas Rockets Show Increased Range.

And here are more early headlines:

Obama To Visit Texas Today, But Not The Border. (AP)

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The Two-Way
6:17 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Top Stories: Israel Hits Hamas Sites; Japan's Super Typhoon

Originally published on Tue July 8, 2014 6:50 am

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The Two-Way
6:49 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Top Stories: Killers Of Israeli Teens Sought; Former French Leader Questioned

Originally published on Tue July 1, 2014 7:11 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- Israel Kills Man In Raid As Troops Seek Teens' Abductors.

-- France's Former President Sarkozy Taken Into Custody.

And here are more early headlines:

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