Month: May 2018

A religious freedom commission gets an overhaul

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: A religious freedom commission gets an overhaul. NICK EICHER, HOST: Two decades ago President Bill Clinton signed into law the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998. Its aim is to advocate for religious freedom on behalf of people persecuted because of their faith. Among other...

Surveillance technology in China

NICK EICHER, HOST: This week we brought you the story of China’s efforts to undermine Taiwan. But today, we’ll tell you how the United States may be helping China’s human-rights crackdown.

Kicker: One internet minute

AUDIO: Microwave starting NICK EICHER, HOST: The span of one minute isn’t a lot of time by human standards. About all you can do with it is nuke your coffee in the microwave. 

Building a wedding business

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, the 24th of May. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher.    Coming up next: What does it take to start a business?

Cal Thomas: Gambling on sports is a bad bet

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, May 24th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. AUDIO: Everyone is to leave here immediately! This café is closed until further notice. Clear the room at once! How can you close me up, on...

Wednesday morning news: May 23, 2018

Republicans call for second special counsel » A group of House Republicans on Tuesday called for the appointment a second special counsel to investigate the Department of Justice.

Washington Wednesday: Midterms

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 23rd of May, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s episode of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington and this is Washington Wednesday.

Kicker: Zombie activity

MARY REICHARD, HOST: The lights went out in Lake Worth, Florida Sunday night.

What Do People Do All Day?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Wednesday, the 23rd of May.   Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning! I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington.   Up next, the latest in our continuing series on work and vocation called “What People Do All Day?”

Janie Cheaney: Youthful passions and mature understandings

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Today is Wednesday, May 23rd. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Kent Covington. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Janie B. Cheaney now on the passions of youth and the discernment that should come with age.