World News and International Headlines NPR world news, international art and culture, world business and financial markets, world economy, and global trends in health, science and technology. Subscribe to the World Story of the Day podcast and RSS feed.

Rebel Tied to Al-Qaida Killed in Somalia

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90111785/90111744" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Cuba Sees Change Under Raul Castro

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90111782/90111743" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Iraqi Sprinter Dodges Wartime Obstacles to Train

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90081909/90111745" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Top al-Qaida Operative Killed

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90100948/90100936" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Women Victims of Crisis in Zimbabwe

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90093952/90093946" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Zimbabwe Election Results Still Uncertain

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90093949/90093945" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Cuba's Steady March Away from Fidel

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90090424/90090397" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Italy's IRS Posts Citizens' Income Online

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90090650/90090621" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Poll: Fewer U.S. Immigrants Sending Money Home

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90090647/90090620" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Costs of Zimbabwe's Election Standoff Mount

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90090634/90090615" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

U.S. Taps Countries of Foreign Fighters for Help

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90090625/90090611" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Chinese Dissident Honored for Writings

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90078089/90078055" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

California Brothers Run Afghan TV Network

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90078070/90078049" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

On Patrol in Iraq: Protecting Camp Victory

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/90041391/90078054" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript