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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.

Syrian refugees in Turkey

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: The war in Syria drags on. Millions of Syrian refugees are trying to survive.

Kicker: Baseball’s opening day

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Major League Baseball’s Opening Day. This is the earliest Opening Day in baseball’s nearly 150-year history.

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,...

Hot-running computers as heating source

NICK EICHER, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It … Warming your house with your laptop? It’s not as crazy as it sounds.

Bolton is no appeaser

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, March 29th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. CAL THOMAS, REPORTER: Let’s talk about the president’s choice for the new national security adviser. My analysis starts with the enemies John Bolton’s...

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. 

Washington Wednesday: Omnibus winners and losers

MARY REICHARD, HOST: From member-supported WORLD Radio, this is The World and Everything in It for Wednesday, March 28th. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington and today is Washington Wednesday. $1.3 trillion … that’s the price tag on a new spending bill Congress sent to President Trump’s desk last Friday....

Kicker: Hurricane Hawkins

MARY REICHARD, HOST: 102-year-old Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins is still going strong— and fast.