Day: August 9, 2018

Thursday morning news: August 9, 2018

Congressman arrested on insider trading charges » Federal authorities arrested a sitting U.S. congressman on Wednesday, charging him with insider trading and lying to the FBI.

Marijuana legalization Part 2

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 9th. 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. Last week we told you about WORLD’s investigation into the nationwide push to legalize marijuana. The first installment in the series provided a broad overview...

Mission aviation safety

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It:   A plane crash last month near Deer Park, Washington that killed two Moody Bible Institute Aviation students as well as their flight instructor.

Kicker: Landscape innovation

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Talk about innovation in lawn mowing!

Techbeat: Medical technology

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 9th. 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. We live in a time where the pace of technological advancement seems almost overwhelming. From consumer products to transportation to information and communication—tech change touches every...

Listening In preview: Matt Chandler

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It, a preview of this week’s Listening In.

Cal Thomas: Dear Mr. President

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 9th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. CAL THOMAS, COMMENTATOR: Dear Mr. President, “Would you take this advice I hand you like a brother”?