Kent Covington

Friday morning news: April 20, 2018

South Korea: Pyongyang softens stance ahead of talks » 

Thursday morning news: April 19, 2018

Top secret talks with North Korea ongoing » President Trump is optimistic that the U.S. will be able to work with North Korea to avoid a military conflict. The president struck a confident tone this week, as he confirmed that the United States is talking directly with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un.

Washington Wednesday: Syria

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Washington Wednesday.

Kicker: Compassionate strangers

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Ten days ago, tragedy struck in Saskatchewan, Canada. That’s when the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus collided with a semi, killing 16 people.

Friday news: April 13, 2018

U.S. response to Syria » President Trump says he continues to meet with his advisors to determine if or how the U.S. will take military action against the Syrian government.

Thursday morning news: April 12, 2018

Ryan won’t seek reelection » House Speaker Paul Ryan dropped a bombshell on Washington yesterday. The speaker announced that he’ll retire from Congress when his current term is finished in January.

Washington Wednesday: Border security

MARY REICHARD, HOST: From member-supported WORLD Radio, this is The World and Everything in It for Wednesday the tenth of April. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington and today is Washington Wednesday.

Monday morning news: April 9, 2018

Syrian chemical attack » An apparent chemical weapons attack has killed at least 40 people in Syria.

Friday morning news: April 6, 2018

Trump on immigration and border » President Trump was in West Virginia on Thursday for a roundtable discussion on tax reform but much of the president’s focus in remarks yesterday was on the need for immigration reform.

Thursday morning news: April 5, 2018

U.S.-China trade latest » China continues to hit back on trade. Following a Monday tariffs announcement, yesterday China proposed a tariff hike on $50 billion of U.S. goods.