Mary Reichard

Risks and pleasures of international travel

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, July 12th, 2018. 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. Well, summertime means travel for a lot of people, and for some it means trekking to exotic locales around the globe. The U.S. actually runs...

Washington Wednesday: Who is Brett Kavanaugh?

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Wednesday, the 11th of July, 2018. 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 on The World and Everything in It: Washington Wednesday.

Legal Docket: Sidewalk counselors

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Well, today, we begin the summer-recess edition of Legal Docket, having covered all the arguments and rulings of the Supreme Court.

Kicker: Move to Vermont

MARY REICHARD, HOST: If you work from home, the state of Vermont may have a deal for you: Move to Vermont and the state will pay you up to $10,000!

Kicker: A fish this big

NICK EICHER, HOST: Jeffrey Dill needed just three things to break a Virginia state fishing record: one, good timing; two, a cheap rod from Walmart; and, three, 15 minutes to reel in the monster on the other end of his line.

Kicker: A stolen meal

MARY REICHARD, HOST: The name on the credit card looked familiar to waitress Flora Lunsford when a customer tried to pay for his meal last month. The name on the card was her husband’s name, but the man who handed it to her definitely was not her husband. 

Classic Book of the Month

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, July 3rd. 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. It’s the first Tuesday in July, and that means today we welcome Emily Whitten to discuss our Classic Book of the Month. Emily, glad you...

Legal Docket: A series of 5-4 rulings

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday the 2nd of July, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. We begin by noting all the rulings last week were split 5 to 4. Of note, departing Justice Anthony Kennedy provided the margin of victory in...

Kicker: Donut thief

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It takes a pretty brazen thief to steal something from a police officer right in front of him! But that’s exactly what happened last weekend in Anchorage, Alaska.

SCOTUS decision: Free speech vs. public sector unions

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 28th of June, 2018. 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. Well, the biggest news out of the Supreme Court yesterday came just after the court recessed for the summer. Justice...