Day: November 4, 2019

The World and Everything in It — November 4, 2019

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Good morning! One of the snipers who terrorized the Washington, D.C. area, a decade and a half ago wants his life sentence reconsidered—and the Supreme Court seems open to it. KAGAN: …it can be summarized in two words, which is that ‘youth matters’. And that you have to consider youth in making these sorts...

Monday morning news: November 4, 2019

White House whistleblower offers to answer questions from Republicans » A lawyer for the White House whistleblower … says his client is willing to answer written questions from House Republicans. Attorney Mark Zaid tweeted that the whistleblower would answer questions directly from GOP members “in writing, under oath & penalty of perjury.” And he added, “we will...

Legal Docket: Sending minors to prison for life

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning and we’re up and at ’em for another week … the beneficiaries of an extra sixty minutes … a 25-hour Sabbath rest. This is The World and Everything in It for the 4th of November, 2019.  Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Hard to believe,...

Monday Moneybeat: Jobs report

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming next on The World and Everything in It, the Monday Moneybeat. NICK EICHER, HOST: A strong jobs report for October. American employers added 128,000 new jobs, a solid number many labor economists didn’t expect, because they saw two big drags on the number: one was that GM strike that sidelined almost 50,000 workers...

Kicker: One expensive time change

NICK EICHER, HOST: I’m sure you’ve heard the expression, time is money. Well, at Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing … you know it as 3-M … time quite literally is money.

History Book: Iran hostage crisis begins

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, November 4th. We are grateful that you’re listening to The World and Everything in It. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next, the WORLD Radio History Book. Ten years ago this week, the deadliest mass shooting at a U.S. military installation. And 40...

Trillia Newbell: Work Matters

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Monday, November 4th. 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. Next up, commentator Trillia Newbell on how work brings glory to God, no matter how insignificant it may seem.