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The Daily

The Daily

The Daily

2000 episodes


This is what the news should sound like. The biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world. Hosted by Michael Barbaro and Sabrina Tavernise. Twenty minutes a day, five days a week, ready by 6 a.m.

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Episodes1 - 10 of 2000 episodes


The Attempted Assassination of Donald Trump

Today’s episode sets out what we know about the attempted assassination of former Presi...

30 minutes
Jul 15, 2024

The Sunday Read: ‘A Republican Election Clerk vs. Trump Die-Hards in a World of Lies’

Cindy Elgan glanced into the lobby of her office and saw a sheriff’s deputy waiting at ...

29 minutes
Jul 14, 2024

'The Interview': Robert Putnam Knows Why You’re Lonely

The author of “Bowling Alone” warned us about social isolation and its effect on democr...

41 minutes
Jul 13, 2024

Loving Their Pets to Debt

Over the past decade, the cost of veterinary care in the U.S. has skyrocketed, as healt...

24 minutes
Jul 12, 2024

72 Hours Inside Biden’s Campaign to Save His Candidacy

For the past three days, President Biden has fought to save his re-election campaign, a...

34 minutes
Jul 11, 2024

Why Britain Just Ended 14 Years of Conservative Rule

For more than a decade, Britain has been governed by the Conservative Party, which push...

30 minutes
Jul 10, 2024

The Era of Killer Robots Is Here

Outmanned and outgunned in what has become a war of attrition against Russia, Ukraine h...

26 minutes
Jul 09, 2024

The Supreme Court Is Not Done Remaking America

When the Supreme Court wrapped up its term last week, much of the focus was one the rul...

25 minutes
Jul 08, 2024

'Animal,' Episode 6: Bats

On the final episode of “Animal,” Sam Anderson travels to Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula to...

41 minutes
Jul 07, 2024

How Bad Is Drinking for You, Really?

Midway through one of the booziest holiday weekends of the year, we re-examine our love...

25 minutes
Jul 05, 2024