Day: July 10, 2019

Wednesday morning news: July 10, 2019

Labor secretary under scrutiny for past Epstein plea bargain » Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta is under scrutiny this week for his role in a once-secret plea bargain involving billionaire and registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.  As Epstein faces new criminal charges … details of his 2008 plea deal are drawing attention. It allowed Epstein to avoid...

Washington Wednesday: Expanding healthcare choice

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 10th of July, 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.  Up next, Washington Wednesday. Last month the Trump administration finalized regulations that could have big implications for consumers. 

World Tour: Steps to peace in Sudan and Afghanistan

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: World Tour with Africa correspondent Onize Ohikere.

Kicker: A burpee world record

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: A soldier in the army is waiting to hear from the folks at Guinness World Records. Bryan Abell may have set a new record … for burpees! 

Transforming lives in Cambodia

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Wednesday, July 10th. 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. The headlines this past June 10th were about an immigration agreement with Mexico, a tech merger, the Tony Awards, and the shooting of a baseball celebrity.

Joel Belz: Questioning ‘settled’ science

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Wednesday, July 10th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. In his book Miracles, C.S. Lewis wrote: “In Science, we’ve been reading only the notes to a poem; in Christianity, we find the poem itself.”