Kicker: Horsing around

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Some animal rights activists are calling on a church in Tennessee to stop horsing around.

Kicker: Work for the birds

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A popular French theme park has discovered a new source of cheap labor. It’s challenged a group of employees to pick up cigarette butts and other small bits of trash. And the workers are willing to work for food.

Kicker: Stealing lunch money

NICK EICHER, HOST: Innocent until proven guilty, but two lunch ladies in Connecticut have been arrested and charged with stealing lunch money.

Kicker: A dog with a bounty

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Columbia has battled violent drug cartels for decades.

Kicker: Unsupervised shopping

NICK EICHER, HOST: Kids are pretty tech-savvy, but give parents credit. Some of them are catching up.

Kicker: Rowing across the ocean

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A high school teacher from Ohio broke a world record this month.

Kicker: The coolest movie car

NICK EICHER, HOST: What’s the coolest movie car of all time?

Kicker: Time capsule

NICK EICHER, HOST: Demolition crews in Swampscott, Massachusetts pulled up a real surprise: a 124-year-old time capsule, and it was inside a stairway of an old school.

Kicker: Applying Christian faith

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Pro-football player Ben Watson of the New Orleans Saints has become well-known for applying his Christian faith to everything—from race relations to fatherhood.

Kicker: Landscape innovation

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Talk about innovation in lawn mowing!