Day: August 19, 2019

Monday morning news: August 19, 2019

Protesters stage massive demonstration in Hong Kong » Hong Kong streets turned into rivers of umbrellas on Sunday. Hundreds of thousands of pro-democracy protesters marched through heavy rain down a major road in the Chinese territory. Organizers said at least 1.7 million people participated.

Legal Docket: Man’s best friend

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Monday morning. We’re starting a new week of The World and Everything in It. Today is the 19th of August, 2019. Good morning. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Well, it’s time for Legal Docket. 

Monday Moneybeat: Econ 101

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

Kicker: Ice cream for breakfast

NICK EICHER, HOST: Maybe you’re thinking, it’s Monday. I’m dragging a bit. Maybe I need another cup of coffee. But before you do, here’s a different idea. Maybe consider a new recommendation coming out of Japan.

History Book: Fighting forest fires, and The Baltic Way

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, August 19th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book. 

Les Sillars: Meaning in the midst of tragedy

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Monday, August 19th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. California Highway Patrol officer Andre Moye died earlier this month in a shootout during a routine traffic stop. The driver of a pickup, Aaron Luther,...