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Iran scrambles to find the Soleimani snitch

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday the 7th of January, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. First up: fallout from the killing of a top Iranian general.

Rethinking the way America hands out organs

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Organ donations.

Kicker – A tumbleweed storm

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: People driving in remote Washington state last week got caught in an unusual storm. It quickly engulfed the area outside Richland. Visibility was zilch. And before long, many cars were buried—until rescuers came along in snow plows. 

Classic Book of the Month – The Tragedy of American Compassion

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Tuesday, January 7th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Well, here we are in the year 2020 and that means another year of great books to read! 

Kim Henderson – An unexpected new lease on life

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Tuesday, January 7th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham.  Here’s WORLD Radio’s Kim Henderson on pleasant surprises from the One from Whom all blessings flow.

Monday morning news: January 6, 2020

U.S.-Iran tensions continue to increase » AUDIO: [Sound of Iran parliament] Members of Iran’s Parliament chanting “death to America” in the wake of a U.S. airstrike that took out the country’s top military commander. 

Legal Docket: Does ‘shall pay’ always mean ‘will pay’?

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning and a fresh start to the work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 6th of January, 2020. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Well, it’s time for Legal Docket. Every year, the nation’s top jurist submits an annual report. And...

Monday Moneybeat: Record-high consumer confidence

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming next on The World and Everything in It, the Monday Moneybeat.

Kicker: Proposal photos gone wrong

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s easy to capture special moments in life on video these days, thanks to cell phone cameras.