Day: July 22, 2020

The World and Everything in It – July 22, 2020

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Good morning! Democrats have a strategy to win back control of the Senate this year. We’ll talk about which races to watch. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: That’s ahead on Washington Wednesday. Also, World Tour.  Plus a man who carves those lovely creatures you ride on a carousel: RIDGE: So you have to remember...

Wednesday morning news – July 22, 2020

DOJ: Chinese hackers targeted COVID-19 research » The Justice Department on Tuesday indicted two Chinese suspects … on charges of stealing hundreds of millions of dollars in intellectual property and trade secrets from companies around the world. John Demers is assistant attorney general of the Justice Department’s National Security Division. He said the Chinese plot...

Washington Wednesday – Battle for Senate control

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 22nd of July, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.

World Tour – Flooded in China and knighted in England

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: World Tour with Africa reporter Onize Ohikere. ONIZE OHIKERE, REPORTER: Gunmen attack wedding in Nigeria—We start today here in Africa.

Kicker – Bumper crop of baby chipmunks

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Humans may not like quarantine, but the animal world is having a heyday.  Take New England, where chipmunks went nuts this spring gorging on a bumper crop of their favorite snacks: acorns, hickory nuts and beech nuts.

Merry-go-works of art

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Wednesday, July 22nd.  Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. 

Janie B. Cheaney – Power through persuasion

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Wednesday, July 22nd. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham.