Day: August 12, 2019

Monday morning news: August 12, 2019

Attorney general says multiple investigations underway after Epstein suicide » Attorney General William Barr said over the weekend he was “appalled” to learn jailed billionaire Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide while in federal custody. Barr said “Mr. Epstein’s death raises serious questions that must be answered.”

Legal Docket: The International Criminal Court

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning and a brand new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 12th of August, 2019. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First, news from the Supreme Court.  

Monday Moneybeat: The trade war and the stock market

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

Kicker: If you build it

NICK EICHER, HOST: Thirty years ago the fictional character Ray Kinsella took a leap of faith.

History Book: The Wizard of Oz, and Woodstock

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, August 12th. 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. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book.

Trillia Newbell: Mourn with those who mourn

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Monday, August 12th. 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 Nick Eicher. Commentator Trillia Newbell has been thinking about why it’s not a good idea after a national tragedy just, as they say, to “move on.”