Day: October 15, 2020

Thursday morning news – October 15, 2020

Democrats press Barrett on presidential pardon powers » Democratic senators once again grilled Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Wednesday. 

Conflict in the South Caucasus

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Thursday the 15th of October, 2020. So glad you’ve joined us today for The World and Everything in It! Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up, conflict in the South Caucasus.

COVID-19’s lingering side-effects

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: COVID-19 side-effects.

Kicker – No need for speed in Denmark

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Police in Denmark recently seized an electric vehicle from someone in Copenhagen because they said it goes too fast. Going at several times the legal limit! 

Feasting in France

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, October 15th. You’re listening to WORLD Radio and we’re so glad you are! Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. France had one of the tightest lockdowns in Europe last spring as COVID-19 cases soared in the country.

Listening In preview – Jeff and Terra Mattson

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Coming up next, an excerpt from tomorrow’s episode of Listening In.

Cal Thomas – Progressive Halloween masks

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Thursday, October 15th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Commentator Cal Thomas now on a Halloween version of the bait-and-switch.