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
1:52 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Top Stories: Chicago Shootings; Iran's Leader Seeks 'Dialogue'

Originally published on Fri September 20, 2013 9:26 am

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The Two-Way
9:11 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Top Stories: Colorado Rescue Efforts; Cruise Ship Salvaging

Originally published on Mon September 16, 2013 7:12 am

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The Two-Way
9:14 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Top Stories: Syrian Rebels On Russian Plan; Putin's Editorial

Originally published on Thu September 12, 2013 9:45 am

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The Two-Way
7:36 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Top Stories: Pressuring Syria; Indian Rape Convictions

Originally published on Tue September 10, 2013 7:24 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- Diplomats Press Syria To Give Up Chemical Weapons.

-- 4 Men Convicted In Rape And Murder That Shocked India.

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The Two-Way
2:47 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

Top Stories: Syria Debate; Is A Military Strike Necessary?

Originally published on Mon September 9, 2013 9:02 am

Good morning, here are our early stories:

-- Strike On Syria: Meaningless Gesture Or Necessary Response?

-- Obama Presses Lawmakers For Authorization On Syria.

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The Two-Way
8:09 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Top Stories: August Jobs Report; Will Iran Act Over Syria?

Originally published on Fri September 6, 2013 8:37 am

Good morning, here are some of our early stories:

-- 'Pretty Solid Jobs Report' Likely; Will Fed Then Dial Back?

-- Report: 'Iran Plots Revenge' If U.S. Strikes Syria.

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The Two-Way
10:26 am
Thu September 5, 2013

Top Stories: Obama At G-20 Summit; New Egyptian Violence

Originally published on Thu September 5, 2013 8:37 am

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The Two-Way
10:08 am
Thu September 5, 2013

Top Stories: Cleveland Rapist Dies; Obama On Syria Action

Originally published on Wed September 4, 2013 10:51 am

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The Two-Way
5:47 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Top Stories: Millions Of Syrian Refugees; Microsoft's Nokia Bid

Originally published on Tue September 3, 2013 7:52 am

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The Two-Way
12:17 pm
Mon September 2, 2013

Top Stories: Congress Mulls Syrian Attack; Morsi Charged

Originally published on Mon September 2, 2013 7:28 am

Happy Labor Day! Here are our current stories:

-- Syria Resolution Could Be A Hard Sell On Capitol Hill.

-- Egypt Charges Former President Mohammed Morsi, Others.

And here are more early headlines:

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