Day: June 17, 2019

Monday morning news: June 17, 2019

Hong Kong leader apologizes for extradition bill » AUDIO: [Sound of protests] Protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong over the weekend to demand the city’s top leader step down. Chief Executive Carrie Lam apologized late Sunday for supporting a deeply unpopular extradition bill that sparked a week of protests. It would allow criminal defendants...

Legal Docket: The Convention of States

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning and a brand new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 17th of June, 2019. Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. We expect opinions this morning from the Supreme Court. We will bring those to you tomorrow.

Monday Moneybeat: Three economic reports

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming next on The World and Everything in It, the Monday Moneybeat.

Kicker: A taco complaint

NICK EICHER, HOST: You can imagine some of the phone calls and some of the complaints that police departments receive every day. But Slidell, Louisiana’s finest received a really spicy one.

History Book

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, June 17th. 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. Next up on The World and Everything in It:  the WORLD Radio History Book. A decade ago this week, the world’s largest island earns self-rule.

Trillia Newbell: The mind of a pessimist

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, June 17th. 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 Trillia Newbell has some thoughts now on the Christian response to pessimism.