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Tuesday morning news: April 3, 2018

China bites back on tariffs »The U.S. now appears to be in a trade war with China.

Monday morning news: April 2, 2018

People Without Borders marching to U.S. » President Trump is demanding an end to so-called “catch and release” immigration policies. 

Friday morning news: March 30, 2018

Sacramento protest and funeral » Protests continued in Sacramento, California Thursday after the funeral of Stephon Clark.

Thursday morning news: March 29, 2018

Shulkin out at VA » President Trump has fired Veteran’s Affairs Secretary David Shulkin.

Census citizenship question

NICK EICHER, HOST: From member-supported WORLD Radio, this is The World and Everything in It for Thursday, March 29th. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. The Trump administration caused an uproar this week with its proposal to add a citizenship question to the 20-20 census form.

K.C. Royals help players fight pornography

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. Today is Thursday, March 29th. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Well, as you just heard, today is baseball’s Opening Day. That typically signals a time for new beginnings. But for the Kansas City Royals,...

Wednesday morning news: March 28, 2018

No charges in Sterling shooting » The state of Louisiana will not file criminal charges against two white Baton Rouge police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a black man outside a convenience store in 20-16. State attorney general Jeff Landry made the announcement on Tuesday. 

Tuesday morning news: March 27, 2018

Russian diplomats » All eyes are on the Kremlin today for reaction to both the U.S. and European nations expelling dozens of Russian diplomats.

Monday morning news: March 26, 2018

Spending bill » President Trump signed a $1.3 trillion spending bill into law over the weekend, which averted a government shutdown but is expected to increase the deficit by $300 billion. On Sunday, the White House defended his decision to sign the bill, noting it wasn’t the president’s first choice.

Friday morning news: March 23, 2018

Spending bill » The U.S. Senate is wrestling today with a $1.3 trillion spending bill, which sailed through the House on Thursday.