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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. 

Thursday morning news: March 22, 2018

Austin bomber latest » The serial bomber behind a series of package bombs in Texas is dead and investigators believe he acted alone. That was the word from Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Wednesday but he cautioned Austin residents that the investigation is still ongoing.