Apple New Today wants to hear from you for an upcoming series on relationships during the pandemic. What have been your challenges parenting during the pandemic? How has the pandemic impacted your relationships or marriage?

To share your story about any of these questions, record a voice memo and send it to us at applenewstoday@apple.com. We may use your voice memo in an upcoming show. Be sure to include your name and where you’re from. Thanks!

Friday, November 13, 2020

Despite challenges, Biden moves ahead with transition

The president-elect and his team are moving forward with transition planning, despite efforts by the Trump administration to hold up the process. Biden’s long experience in government makes him uniquely prepared to navigate these challenges.

Also on today’s show: Tensions within the Democratic Party, an investigation into a COVID-19 outbreak at a pork processing plant, and ways to plan for Thanksgiving.

Featured audio story

Listen to apple news+ audio stories on iPhone Learn more

About Our Hosts

Shumita Basu is a broadcast journalist with public-radio roots. She’s drawn to vivid narratives and accountability journalism and especially admires local reporters who own their beats.

Duarte Geraldino is a longtime broadcast journalist, editor, and TED speaker. He’s passionate about journalism that focuses on economic justice and migration, and that amplifies voices that are too often silenced.