Day: January 2, 2020

Thursday morning news: January 2, 2020

Tensions escalate with Iran following embassy attack » Tensions with Iran are once again on the rise after dozens of Iran-supported militiamen attacked the U.S. Embassy in Iraq this week.

New year, new life for Oklahoma prisoners

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 2nd of January, 2020. I have to stop and think about that! Thank you for listening to today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up: prison reform in Oklahoma.

Will trucker shortage cause shipping delays?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: big-rig drivers.

Kicker: Porch piracy

NICK EICHER, HOST: Online shopping makes life a bit easier, but with ease comes opportunity, particularly for thieves. 

Bible reading resolutions

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, January 2nd. You’re listening to WORLD Radio and we are so glad you are! Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. So, Nick, did you make any New Year’s resolutions? How’re they going?

Listening In preview: David Eaton

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next, an excerpt from Listening In. This week, a conversation with author David Eaton. He speaks to thousands of students face-to-face every year about popular culture and Christian worldview.

Cal Thomas: Is it 1980 again?

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, January 2nd. Already! 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. The calendar has turned from December to January, but commentator Cal Thomas is wondering: What year is it?