Day: June 24, 2020

Wednesday morning news – June 24, 2020

Fauci optimistic COVID-19 vaccine will be ready in 2020 or early 2021 » On Capitol Hill Tuesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci said a COVID-19 vaccine could be ready by the end of this year. He told lawmakers that several vaccines have shown promise. 

Washington Wednesday – Speaking up for America overseas

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Wednesday, the 24th of June, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up: Washington Wednesday.

World Tour – A dam in Ethiopia, and terror in England

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: World Tour with Africa reporter Onize Ohikere.

Kicker – Making bridge look like child’s play

NICK EICHER, HOST: The game of bridge isn’t child’s play. The card game requires sharp memory, great judgment, strategic thinking. It’s a game to grow in mastery over a lifetime. 

Biblical archaeologists find silver lining in dig shutdowns

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Wednesday, June 24th. You’re listening to the The World and Everything in It and we’re so glad to have you along with us today. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next, how archaeology’s been affected by the response to COVID-19.

Janie B. Cheaney – History’s one-way signs

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Wednesday, June 24th. 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 times, they are a-changin’. Bob Dylan wrote that back in 1964 and it sounds still fresh today. Because times are always changing.