Day: June 6, 2019

Thursday morning news: June 6, 2019

President Trump, Queen Elizabeth II commemorate DDay » AUDIO: [Sound of D-Day ceremony] Sounds from a ceremony in Portsmouth, England, to commemorate the D-Day invasion of Word War II.

Measuring poverty in America

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 6th of June, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. First up: measuring poverty.

Are religious people the cause of the measles outbreak?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: measles, religion and the government.

Kicker: D-Day parachuting

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: 75 years ago, Tom Rice parachuted into Nazi-occupied France. He was 22. He’d gone in to disrupt German defenses before the sea invasion the following day.

Remembering D-Day

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Thursday, June 6th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

Cal Thomas: D-Day’s forgotten woman

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, June 6th. 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 Megan Basham. Often people who do courageous things don’t get recognition. But one daring organizer of the resistance against Hitler finally is. Here’s commentator Cal Thomas.