Day: July 29, 2020

The World and Everything in It – July 29, 2020

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Good morning! Another round of stimulus checks are in the works. We’ll hear how that’s going. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: That’s ahead on Washington Wednesday. Also: World Tour.  Plus, last month Mississippi lawmakers voted to change their state flag. We’ll check in on the process of choosing a new standard. We have the...

Wednesday morning news – July 29, 2020

Attorney general testifies on protest response, high profile prosecutions » Attorney General William Barr faced lawmakers on Capitol Hill Tuesday. He defended the federal law enforcement response to civil unrest.  BARR: Obviously, as I’ve said from the beginning, these peaceful protests in many places are being hijacked by a very hard core of instigators, violent...

Washington Wednesday – Measuring the stimulus bill benefit

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 29th of July, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham.

World Tour – Cathedral fire confession, and St. Bernard rescue

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

Kicker – Italian super-speeder

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s not always easy to contest speeding tickets.  But one driver in Italy has a pretty compelling case. Let’s hope she prevails, because she got a speeding ticket that could cost her a thousand dollar fine. 

Mississippi readies to raise a new flag

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Wednesday, July 29th.  You’re listening to The World and Everything in It. And we’re glad to have you along today! Good morning. I’m Megan Basham.

Janie B. Cheaney – Truth as conscience or consequence

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Wednesday, July 29th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham.