Politics

Wednesday morning news – September 30, 2020

State television: Kuwaiti ruler Sheikh Sabah has died at 91 » The ruler of Kuwait died on Tuesday. WORLD’s Anna Johansen reports. 

Washington Wednesday – Dissecting the debate

NICK EICHER: It’s Wednesday the 30th of September, 2020. You’re listening to The World and Everything in It, and we are so glad you are! Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up: the first presidential debate.

Tuesday morning news – September 29, 2020

Trump, Biden prepare for first presidential debate » The first debate between President Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden is now just hours away. 

Brexit stumbles over Irish dilemma

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Brexit.

Monday morning news – September 28, 2020

Democrats: A Barrett confirmation dooms Obamacare » Federal Judge Amy Coney Barrett could be the country’s next Supreme Court Justice. And she now finds herself at the center of a national election. 

Legal Docket – Who is Amy Coney Barrett?

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning and time to get back at it for another week of The World and Everything in It. Today is the 28th of September 2020. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Big, big news on the Supreme Court—and we’ll get to it—I’ve got...

Friday morning news – September 25, 2020

Trump touts healthcare plan, unveils executive orders » President Trump highlighted his vision for America’s healthcare system while stumping in North Carolina Thursday. 

Culture Friday – Feminism and the Supreme Court

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: It’s Friday the 25th of September, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Myrna Brown. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham.

Thursday morning news – September 24, 2020

Supreme Court justices honor Ginsburg in private ceremony » The body of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg now lies in repose atop the Supreme Court steps. 

Could Arizona hold the key to Senate control?

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: It’s Thursday the 24th of September, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Myrna Brown. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. First up: the battle for the U.S. Senate.