Month: March 2021

Wednesday morning news – March 31, 2021

KENT COVINGTON, NEWS ANCHOR: WHO team announces early findings of virus origins study » A team of investigators with the World Health Organization has presented a long-awaited first look at its study into the origin of the coronavirus. But the team’s only conclusion is that more study is needed. WHO director-general Tedros Ghebreyesus says the...

Washington Wednesday – Biden’s hard-line approach to Beijing

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 31st of March, 2021. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.

World Tour – Insurgents capture oil-rich port city in Mozambique

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: World Tour with our reporter in Africa, Onize Ohikere. ONIZE OHIKERE, REPORTER: Today we’ll be staying here in Africa with a special report from Mozambique. An offshoot of the Islamic State terror group has claimed responsibility for an attack on the coastal...

Kicker – The dangerous asteroid tracker

NICK EICHER, HOST: So how’d you like to have the job of tracking asteroids that might strike Earth?

Walking the streets of Lausanne

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Wednesday, March 31st. We’re glad you’ve joined us today for WORLD Radio. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher.

Janie B. Cheaney – Beware perpetual outrage

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Wednesday, March 31st. 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.

Tuesday morning news – March 30, 2021

KENT COVINGTON, NEWS ANCHOR: Chauvin trial underway in Minneapolis » The trial of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin for the death of George Floyd is underway. In his opening statement on Monday, prosecutor Jerry Blackwell told jurors in Minneapolis, BLACKWELL: We are going to prove to you that Mr. Chauvin’s conduct was a substantial...

Biden’s full-court press for green energy

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the 30th of March, 2021. You’re listening to The World and Everything in It and we’re so glad to have you along today.  Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up today: renewable energy.