Day: July 11, 2019

Thursday morning news: July 11, 2019

British ambassador resigns following leaked criticism of White House » British Ambassador to the United States Kim Darroch stepped down on Wednesday—amid a scandal sparked by leaked diplomatic cables. The documents published by a British newspaper contained pointed criticisms of President Trump.

A bid to undermine the Electoral College

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Thursday the 11th of July, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up: a battle over one of America’s foundational ideas.

Uncovering Iran’s nuclear ambitions

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: tensions with Iran.

Kicker: Swiss flyby takes a wrong turn

MARY REICHARD, HOST: The Swiss town of Mumliswil got an apology this week from the commander of the Swiss air force. That’s because fighter jets rattled the place with a deafening low-altitude flyby. 

Saving churches on Capitol Hill

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Thursday, July 11th. 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. In the Washington, D.C., real estate market, you might see “for sale” signs in unexpected places. Several church buildings are up for sale. Developers are buying them and...

The Olasky Interview preview: John Dickerson

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: a preview of this week’s edition of The Olasky Interview podcast. MARY REICHARD, HOST: WORLD Editor-in-Chief Marvin Olasky talks with veteran Washington reporter John Dickerson. He’s the new host of 60 Minutes on CBS. But he got his first front row seat in Washington when...

Cal Thomas: The dangers of extreme partisanship

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, July 11th. 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. Commentator Cal Thomas says one politician’s disgust over party politics is worth pondering.