Alex Cohen Alex Cohen is the reporter for NPR's fastest-growing daily news program, Day to Day where she has covered everything from homicides in New Orleans to the controversies swirling around the frosty dessert known as Pinkberry.
Stories By

Alex Cohen

Story Archive

Monday

Actor And Comedian Jerry Stiller Dies At 92

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/853636723/853637324" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Monday

Inara George has long coped with the death of her father, Little Feat's Lowell George, in private. Dearest Everybody is her first time publicly reckoning with his death in song. Alexa Nikol Curran/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption
Alexa Nikol Curran/Courtesy of the artist

On 'Dearest Everybody,' Inara George Steps Out Of Her Father's Long Shadow

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/609019532/609019536" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Saturday

Smokey Hormel plays at Sunny's Bar in Brooklyn in August 2013. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Andrew Burton/Getty Images

How Smokey Hormel Became The Quintessential Session Musician

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/508590030/508668119" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Monday

Friday

Wilko Johnson (left) and Roger Daltrey play a benefit for Pancreatic Cancer UK in London. David M. Benett/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
David M. Benett/Getty Images

Wilko Johnson Set Out To Make One Final Album, But It Didn't Work Out That Way

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/374556859/374621909" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Wednesday

'They Tried to Kill Us, We Survived, Let's Eat' by Good for the Jews

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/102867824/102866510" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Tuesday

Thursday

Fed Moves Hit Mortgage Rates, Oil Prices

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/102112013/102112005" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Wednesday

Lawmakers Grill AIG CEO Liddy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/102050676/102050667" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Thursday

Monday

Wednesday

Spinal Tap Alumni Reunite For Anniversary Tour

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/101412554/101420651" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Friday

Thursday

Wednesday

What Listeners Are Giving Up For Lent

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/101144638/101146606" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Friday

Redux: 'The Joker' From In Character

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/100919604/100919569" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

How Should Obama Cast Economic News?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/100919577/100919560" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Wednesday

Tuesday

Will The Stimulus Bill Have Much Impact?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/100774273/100774262" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Tuesday

Daschle Withdraws Over Tax Questions

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/100218730/100218725" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Obama May Lift Stem Cell Restrictions

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/100185743/100185727" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Obama Selects Gregg For Commerce Secretary

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/100185734/100185725" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript