Day: October 21, 2020

Wednesday morning news – October 21, 2020

Senate set to confirm Barrett on Monday as PPP funding bill fails » Senate Republicans tried to push a standalone bill to the Senate floor Tuesday to refuel the Paycheck Protection Program. But the effort fell short. Democrats shot it down in a procedural vote. 

Washington Wednesday – Is the GOP losing its grip on the Senate?

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 21st of October, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Myrna Brown. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up: the battle for the Senate.

World Tour – Protests in Nigeria, and terror in France

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

Kicker – A long-legged record

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: A teenager in Texas has set two Guinness World Records, all without lifting a finger. 

Searching for a diagnosis

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Today is Wednesday, October 21st. So glad you’re starting your day with WORLD Radio. Good morning. I’m Myrna Brown. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: The quest for a diagnosis.

Janie B. Cheaney – Life lessons from homeschooling

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Wednesday, October 21st. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from WORLD Radio, supported by listeners. I’m Mary Reichard. MYRNA BROWN, HOST: And I’m Myrna Brown. Janie B. Cheaney now with some tips for parents adjusting to their new homeschooling journey.