Day: August 23, 2019

Friday morning news: August 23, 2019

Russia, China call U.N. Security Council meeting over U.S. missile launch » Russia and China called a meeting of the UN Security Council on Thursday—accusing the United States of making the world more dangerous.

Culture Friday: Freedom without virtue

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Friday, the 23rd of August, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Planned Parenthood announced this week it’s getting out of the government’s Title X family planning program. AUDIO: And just this afternoon, Planned Parenthood...

Kicker: Mystery unsolved

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A delighted library director in New Hampshire got the privilege of opening up a 50-year old time capsule, a steel safe sealed shut in 1969. 

Review: Quality Time

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, August 23rd. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: If you like standup comedy, and I should say clean standup comedy, our Megan Basham may have something that...

Word Play: It’s all Greek to me

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, August 23rd. 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. English speakers owe a great debt to the Greek language. WORLD Radio’s George Grant tells why on the August edition of Word Play.