Day: March 30, 2021

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.

Is Myanmar headed for civil war?

NICK EICHER, HOST: Next, the struggle for democracy. Yesterday, the Biden administration suspended all trade with the nation of Myanmar, known also as Burma. This, after a particularly bloody weekend there. Pro-democracy protesters clashed with forces from the military that seized power in February. First, a bit of history: Back in 2015, Myanmar held its...

Kicker – Raven thieves

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s like something from an Alfred Hitchcock movie.

Riding the rails

NICK EICHER: Today is Tuesday, March 30th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Train travel.

Whitney Williams – Contentment is not for sale

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, March 30th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Commentator Whitney Williams now on learning to be content.