Day: November 11, 2019

The World and Everything in It — November 11, 2019

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Good morning! Can a state prosecute illegal immigrants who use stolen Social Security numbers to get a job? A straightforward question with no simple answer. SCHMIDT: Respondents were convicted because they stole other people’s personal information with intent to defraud. But in respondents’ view, these state criminal laws that govern everybody else do not...

Monday morning news: November 11, 2019

GOP submits witness requests in impeachment inquiry » As the House prepares for public testimony this week in the impeachment inquiry … Republicans have handed in the list of witnesses they’d like to grill.  At top the top of that list … Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden. Texas Congressman Will Hurd said he has plenty of questions. ...

Legal Docket: Identity theft at the Supreme Court

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning and we’re ready to get back to work for The World and Everything in It. Today is Veteran’s Day, November 11th, 2019.  Thank you to our veterans for your service to our country. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher.  Well, the Supreme Court hears four oral...

Monday Moneybeat: Wall Street records

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming next on The World and Everything in It, the Monday Moneybeat. NICK EICHER, HOST: The stock market last week set a slew of new records: The Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index is on its longest weekly winning streak in two years, five weeks in a row, and along with the Nasdaq, set...

Kicker: Faith and football

NICK EICHER, HOST: Faith and sports can bring out the best in us, and on Friday, a remarkable moment went viral online.  It happened during a high school football game in Texas, at Sherman High School.  Sherman’s team captain Gage Smith grabbed the shoulder of opposing player and star running back Ty Jordan at the 40...

History Book: Stunt journalism and a mining disaster

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, November 11th.  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. One hundred ten years ago, a disastrous fire inside a mine...

Marvin Olasky: Biblical objectivity in practice

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Monday, November 11th. 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. It’s a common question we receive here at WORLD and it boils down to this: how can we claim to be doing objective journalism...