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
7:18 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Top Stories: Indian Rapists Sentenced; Guns To Syrian Rebels

Originally published on Fri September 13, 2013 8:53 am

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The Two-Way
7:14 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
7:18 am
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.

And here are more early headlines:

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The Two-Way
7:23 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.

And here are more early headlines:

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The Two-Way
7:12 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
6:51 am
Wed September 4, 2013

Top Stories: Cleveland Rapist Dies; Obama On Syria Action

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

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