Month: September 2019

Monday morning news: September 30, 2019

Democrats working on impeachment inquiry through recess » With Congress in a two-week recess, most lawmakers are at home today, but not all of them. Some Democrats on key House committees are staying put to continue work on impeaching President Trump. 

Legal Docket: Free speech on campus

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning and time to get to work. This is The World and Everything in It for the last day of the month, September 30th, 2019. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher.

Monday Moneybeat: Gross Domestic Product growth

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

Kicker: Where’s the beef?

NICK EICHER, HOST: If you’re old enough to remember the 80s, you no doubt remember Clara Peller. Or at least you’ll remember the line that made her famous in a series of Wendy’s commercials.

History Book: Breaking the sound barrier, and the Twilight Zone premiere

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, September 30th. 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. Next up on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book.

Kim Henderson: Off to training

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, September 30th. 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. Here’s WORLD Radio’s Kim Henderson on what there’s just too little of.

Friday morning news: September 27, 2019

Democrats say whistleblower complaint reveals White House coverup » Top Democrats said Thursday that after reading a whistleblower complaint against President Trump, they’re even more convinced that Congress should impeach him.

Culture Friday: Gotcha journalism and clickbait

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Friday, the 27th of September, 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. It’s Culture Friday. 

Kicker: Valuable clean-up

MARY REICHARD, HOST: An elderly woman just outside of Paris recently decided to sell her home. 

Film review: U.N. Me

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, September 27th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: A documentary from 2012 that’s especially worth re-watching this week as the meeting of the 2019 U.N. General Assembly...