Day: April 25, 2019

Thursday morning news: April 25, 2019

Sri Lankan president fires top officials in wake of bombings » Sri Lanka’s president is firing the country’s defense secretary and national police chief in the wake of the deadly Easter Sunday bombings. That after officials failed to act on intelligence reports warning of possible attacks.

Faith and foster care

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday the 25th of April, 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: foster care and religious faith.

Preparing for college

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: preparing students for college.

Kicker: Scohol

NICK EICHER, HOST: People driving in suburban Miami recently noticed a big typo on the street. Except it wasn’t a typo. It was painted. A paint-o?

Becoming persuasive and persuadable

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, April 25th. 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: A conversation with Arthur Brooks.

Listening In preview: Devon Franklin

NICK EICHER, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: finding faith in Tinseltown.

Cal Thomas: Political focus

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, April 25th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Commentator Cal Thomas now on where the political focus is—and where it ought to be.