The Daily

The Daily

The Daily

CATEGORY: News
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.
  1. June 26, 2022
    43 min
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    The Sunday Read: ‘How Houston Moved 25,000 People From the Streets Into Homes of Their Own’
    Michael Kimmelman, the architecture critic of The New York Times, traveled to Houston to observe an approach to chronic homelessness that has won widespread praise.Houston, the nation’s fourth-most populous cit…
  2. June 25, 2022
    29 min
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    Special Episode: Roe v. Wade Is Overturned
    This episode contains strong language.The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, a ruling that eliminates women’s constitutional right to abortion after almost 50 years. “Roe was egregiously wrong from the start…
  3. June 24, 2022
    51 min
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    One Elite High School’s Struggle Over Admissions
    A bitter debate about the criteria for enrolling students at Lowell, in California, has echoes of the soul-searching happening across the U.S. education system.Guest: Jay Caspian Kang, a writer for Times Opinio…
  4. June 23, 2022
    27 min
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    Bonus: A Major Ruling on Guns
    In the most sweeping ruling on firearms in decades, the Supreme Court struck down a New York law today that had placed strict limits on carrying guns outside the home. The decision has far-reaching implications…
  5. June 23, 2022
    26 min
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    The Supreme Court Case That Could Doom U.S. Climate Goals
    While coming rulings on abortion and guns have garnered lots of attention, the Supreme Court is also set to make another major decision in a less-publicized suit involving climate change.The case, about how far…
  6. June 22, 2022
    34 min
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    How Biden’s Approval Rating Got So Low
    During his campaign for president and in his first year in office, Joe Biden tried to be all things to all people. But trying to govern on behalf of such a broad political coalition has left his administration…
  7. June 21, 2022
    30 min
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    Why Is It So Hard to Buy a House in America Right Now?
    This episode contains strong language.When Drew Mena and Amena Sengal decided to relocate their young family from New York to Austin, Texas, they figured they’d have no problem.What they hadn’t realized was tha…
  8. June 18, 2022
    41 min
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    A New Podcast From The Times: First Person
    First Person is the newest show from New York Times Opinion. Each week, host Lulu Garcia-Navarro shares the stories of people living through the headlines. In this episode, Lulu asks: Are parents’ rights truly…
  9. June 17, 2022
    38 min
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    What the Jan. 6 Hearings Have Revealed So Far
    This episode contains strong language.The House committee that was tasked with scrutinizing the events surrounding the attack at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021 is holding a series of public hearings.Testimony…
  10. June 16, 2022
    22 min
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    How Worried Should We Be About Monkeypox?
    Cases of the monkeypox virus are spreading in many countries where it has rarely, if ever, been seen before, including in the United States.Although there are a lot of unknowns about the illness, the rapidly ri…
  11. June 15, 2022
    21 min
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    The Claws of a Bear Market
    The meteoric rise of the U.S. stock market over the past two years has come to an abrupt end.A steep downturn recently has led to what’s known as a bear market. But what does that mean, and why might policymake…
  12. June 14, 2022
    33 min
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    Senator Chris Murphy on the Bipartisan Gun Safety Deal
    The Senate has reached a bipartisan deal that could lead to the most significant federal response to gun violence in decades.Senator Chris Murphy, Democrat of Connecticut, was deeply involved in the negotiation…
  13. June 13, 2022
    22 min
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    The Incomplete Picture of the War in Ukraine
    In the nearly four months since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the United States has been giving officials in Kyiv a steady stream of intelligence to aid them in the fight.But what is becoming clear is that t…
  14. June 12, 2022
    33 min
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    The Sunday Read: ‘The “E-Pimps” of OnlyFans’
    Ezra Marcus takes a deep dive into the world of OnlyFans and self-described e-pimps, and untangles the vast web of models, agencies and “chatters” (the people who often act as the OnlyFans models in private mes…
  15. June 10, 2022
    27 min
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    The Real Meaning of Chesa Boudin’s Recall
    This episode contains strong language.This week, voters in San Francisco ousted Chesa Boudin, their progressive district attorney. The move was seen as a rejection of a class of prosecutors who are determined t…
  16. June 09, 2022
    38 min
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    The Proud Boys’ Path to Jan. 6
    This episode contains strong language.After a nearly yearlong investigation, the congressional committee examining the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol will begin holding televised hearings on Thursday.One focus of…
  17. June 08, 2022
    21 min
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    ‘Most Violence Is Not Caused by Mental Illness’
    After a series of deadly mass shootings in the United States, the National Rifle Association and some Republican leaders and conservatives are pointing to mental illness.This approach raises a question: How can…
  18. June 07, 2022
    28 min
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    Why Polling on Gun Control Gets It Wrong
    In calling for Republicans to pass gun safety measures like expanded background checks, Democrats point to polls that show most Americans support the idea. They aren’t wrong about the polling. In fact, some pol…
  19. June 06, 2022
    33 min
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    What Depp v. Heard Means for #MeToo
    This episode contains strong language and details of a sexual assault accusation.Since a jury ruled in favor of Johnny Depp in his defamation case against his ex-wife Amber Heard, there has been impassioned deb…
  20. June 05, 2022
    33 min
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    The Sunday Read: ‘I’ve Always Struggled With My Weight. Losing It Didn’t Mean Winning.’
    We cannot escape our bodies. So how do we reconcile them with who we really are?Sam Anderson, a staff writer, considers this particular conundrum of the human condition by recounting his lifelong struggle to ma…

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