Story of the Day NPR's daily top stories that you can't miss. Exceptional, moving, offbeat, or just plain funny. Subscribe to the Story of the Day podcast.

Kibbe at the Crossroads: A Lebanese Kitchen Story

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18547399/18567876" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Sports Fans' Stress Can Be Heart Hazard

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18544386/18553891" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Unabating Foreclosures Ravage Southern California

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18540909/18549081" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Hearing Things: When Sounds Come Unbidden

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/17818400/18504091" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Army Blocks Disability Paperwork Aid at Fort Drum

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18492376/18504100" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Book Details the Defection of 'Comrade J'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18476273/18489437" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

FBI's New Technology Revolutionizes DNA Analysis

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18435256/18468219" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Writing Project Helps Veterans Heal Wounds

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18456174/18456124" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Calif. Group Comes to the Aid of Vick's Pit Bulls

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18447877/18447855" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Flaws on Display at High-Profile Buildings

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18442508/18442474" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Soldiers Try to Cope with Battlefield Losses

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18376657/18428785" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Daniel Jones describes the new UK Church of the Jedi

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18409014/18408952" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Air Force Alters Texas UFO Explanation

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18375952/18375925" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Carrying King's Torch

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18372969/18372958" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Uneasy Black-Latino Ties a Factor in Calif. Primary

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/18375165/18375917" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript