Day: February 21, 2019

Thursday morning news: February 21, 2019

Russia threatens to aim more missiles at U.S. » Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday threatened to aim more missiles at the United States if the U.S. stations new intermediate range missiles in Europe.

Flagging interest in foreign languages

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday the 21st of February, 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: learning a second language.

Techbeat: The American AI Initiative

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: AI. That stands for artificial intelligence.  

Kicker: Lost in Paradise

NICK EICHER, HOST: A California family was reunited with their lost dog this week, a 12-year-old Akita named Kingston.

Creative school cancellations

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, February 21st. 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. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: school cancellations.

Listening In preview: Jonathan Rogers

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

Cal Thomas: The futile attempt to contain evil

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, February 21st. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Next up, Cal Thomas on the futility of containing evil regimes.