Mary Reichard

Legal Docket: Excessive fines

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, new work week, and the last full week before Christmas. Thanks for listening to The World and Everything in It. Today is the 17th of December, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Last week the Supreme Court handed down a unanimous ruling....

Kicker: Chocolate river

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A street in a western German town got a Willy Wonka-worthy repaving this week. A ton of chocolate flowed out of a factory turning the street into a chocolate river.

Washington Wednesday: FOSTA-SESTA

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Wednesday, the 12th day of December, 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. It’s hard to keep up with how many times Congress has confronted the scourge of sex trafficking. Most recently, lawmakers...

Legal Docket: Missing deadlines

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 10th of December, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Christmas comes early for the U.S. Supreme Court. No oral arguments between now and January 7th of...

Kicker: A mandated rivalry

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Ever since Texas A&M fled the Big 12 conference to join the vaunted Southeastern Conference, the football rivalry between the Aggies and the University of Texas has grown cold.

Kicker: Social media saves the day

MARY REICHARD, HOST: John Drennan and his fiancee Daniella were visiting Times Square when something terrible happened.

A growing Catholic rift

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the 4th of December, 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. The Catholic Church’s sexual abuse scandal continues to roil the church and everyone involved. American bishops appeared ready last month to...

Legal Docket: Suing tech companies

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 3rd of December, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. The Supreme Court handed down a ruling in the very first case it heard this term.

Kicker: Alive and kicking

NICK EICHER, HOST: Soccer clubs across Ireland last week observed a moment of silence to honor of a player they’d heard had been killed in a traffic accident.

Kicker: Stuck in a vault

MARY REICHARD, HOST: This one’s not for the claustrophobic among us.