The Daily is a news podcast produced by The New York Times and hosted by political journalist Michael Barbaro. 20-minute episodes are based on the Times’ reporting of the day including a summary and commentary stories. The Daily is supported by original reporting, such as additional interviews with people and companies involved in stories.
Started in January 2017, TheStreet.com described The Daily as hit and as of August 2017, the show had 3.8 million individual listeners by August 2017 and was regularly in ten most-listened podcasts lists.
The podcast began being syndicated to radio by American Public Media in 2018 and remains free to listen to; financed by advertising.