Jill Nelson

Rethinking U.S. troop deployments in Africa

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Thursday the 16th of January, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up: getting out of Africa.

Friday morning news: December 27, 2019

Christmas typhoon kills 20 in the Philippines » AUDIO: [Sound of wind and rain]

A modern-day prodigal son

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, December 17th. 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.

Monday morning news: December 2, 2019

London terror attack » Officials in the UK are defending a prisoner release policy that freed a convicted terrorist who launched a bloody knife attack near the London Bridge.

Vying for influence in Syria

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Syria.

American politics and Ukraine

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 17th of October, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up, American politics overseas.

Ending the war in Afghanistan

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Tuesday the 10th of September, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up, ending America’s longest war.

Happiness in the United States

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 25th of July, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up, happiness.

Mounting tension with Iran

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Next up, the United States and Iran. 

Monday morning news: June 17, 2019

Hong Kong leader apologizes for extradition bill » AUDIO: [Sound of protests] Protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong over the weekend to demand the city’s top leader step down. Chief Executive Carrie Lam apologized late Sunday for supporting a deeply unpopular extradition bill that sparked a week of protests. It would allow criminal defendants...