Stories

A rise in homeschooling

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

Kicker: A plague in Texas

NICK EICHER, HOST: Some people in San Antonio, Texas are calling it a “plague.” People are busy sweeping crickets the way northerners shovel winter snow. 

Notable Speeches: Billy Graham in 1949

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, October 15th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: another in our occasional series: “Notable Speeches: Past and Present.” 

Kim Henderson: Cropping marks

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Tuesday, October 15th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. The love of art led WORLD commentator Kim Henderson to a basic truth.

Monday morning news: October 14, 2019

Northern Syria conflict grows bloodier, U.S. troops ordered out » President Trump has ordered the Pentagon to begin pulling all remaining U.S. troops out of northern Syria. That as the conflict there grows bloodier. 

Legal Docket: Redefining sex

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, the 14th of October, 2019. Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. In eight states, several university campuses, and more than 100 cities, it’s Indigenous People’s Day. For the rest of us, Columbus Day, a day off for federal workers and the U.S. Supreme Court. 

Monday Moneybeat: A trade war ceasefire

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

Kicker: Picking up after pets

NICK EICHER, HOST: The city of Springfield, Missouri has come up with a rather creative way to remind people to do their duty after their dogs do theirs.

History Book: Martin Luther King, Jr. wins the Nobel Peace Prize

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, October 14th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book.