Day: May 7, 2019

Tuesday morning news: May 7, 2019

U.S. dispatches aircraft carrier to counter Iranian threat » The U.S. military has deployed an aircraft carrier and a bomber task force to the Middle East amid threats from Iran.

How Sri Lankans are recovering

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the 7th of May. 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: recovering from terror attacks in Sri Lanka.

More jobs for people with disabilities

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: people with disabilities in the workforce.

Kicker: Winning a handwriting contest

NICK EICHER, HOST: The new winner of the Zaner-Bloser National Handwriting Contest is 10-year-old Sara Hinesley of St. John Regional Catholic School in Maryland.

Classic Book of the Month

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, May 7th. 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. It’s time now for our classic book recommendation. And for that we turn to book reviewer Emily Whitten.

Kim Henderson: The wrinkles that matter

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, May 7th. 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. A few years ago I started noticing some bags and sags I was sure weren’t there the day before.