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
6:45 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Top Stories: Afghan Security; Plane Lands At Wrong Airport

Originally published on Thu November 21, 2013 9:48 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- Obama Says U.S. Will Respect Afghan Sovereignty.

-- Taking Off Will Be Tricky After Jet Lands At Wrong Airport.

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The Two-Way
6:13 am
Mon November 18, 2013

Top Stories: Midwest Tornadoes; Typhoon Relief Aid Lagging

Originally published on Mon November 18, 2013 9:17 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- Death Toll At 6 After Storms Explode Over Illinois.

-- 11 Days After Typhoon, Parts Of Philippines Yet To Be Helped.

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The Two-Way
6:13 am
Tue November 12, 2013

Top Stories: Philippines Typhoon Recovery And How To Help

Originally published on Tue November 12, 2013 8:16 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- 'It Looks Like A 50-Mile Wide Tornado' Hit The Philippines.

-- Typhoon Haiyan: How To Help.

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The Two-Way
6:48 am
Mon November 11, 2013

Top Stories: Philippines Typhoon Wreckage; Veterans Day

Good morning, and welcome to Veterans Day. Here are our early stories:

-- 'Absolute Bedlam' In The Philippines After Typhoon Haiyan.

-- Homeless Veteran's Makeover Goes Viral: VIDEO

And here are more early headlines:

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The Two-Way
6:21 am
Thu November 7, 2013

Top Stories: Tracking Twitter's IPO; CIA And Phone Data

Originally published on Thu November 7, 2013 8:15 am

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The Two-Way
6:11 am
Wed November 6, 2013

Top Stories: Election Results; Hagel On Defense Costs

Originally published on Wed November 6, 2013 6:59 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- Your Election News In Five Headlines.

-- Soaring Personnel Costs Threaten Readiness, Hagel Warns.

And here are more early headlines:

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The Two-Way
6:12 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Top Stories: White House Aide Fired Over Tweets; Facebook Tightens Rules

Originally published on Wed October 23, 2013 6:46 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- Fired White House Aide Admits He Was Twitter Troll.

-- Facebook Removes Beheading Video, Says It Will Tighten Rules.

And here are more early headlines:

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The Two-Way
5:49 am
Fri October 4, 2013

Top Stories: U.S. Capitol Shooting; Shutdown Latest

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