Day: January 1, 2019

Tuesday morning news: January 1, 2019

President Trump defends troop withdrawal from Syria » Defense Secretary Jim Mattis left the Pentagon last night, officially handing the reins to Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan. He’ll serve in the interim until the Senate confirms President Trump’s future appointee.  

Young brains and technology

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Tuesday, and not just any old Tuesday. Happy New Year: it’s the 1st day of January, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up, children and technology. The National Institutes of Health...

Kicker: Montana State Rock Song

NICK EICHER, HOST: Montana has a state song, a state ballad, and a state lullaby.

Classic Book of the Month

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, January 1st. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Happy New Year to you, Nick.

Cal Thomas: Avoid clichés

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, January 1st, 2019. 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. Next up, Cal Thomas suggests a more thoughtful approach to words in the new year.