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Bananas of Madeira

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, April 19th. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Next up on The World and Everything in It: a trip to the island of Madeira.

Cal Thomas: The beginning of the end of the sexual revolution

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, April 19th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard.

Wednesday morning news: April 18, 2018

Southwest airlines engine explosion » The National Transportation Safety Board is trying to find out what caused a jet engine to explode in mid-air, killing at least one passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight Tuesday. NTSB Chairman Robert Sumwalt told reporters: 

Remembering Barbara Bush

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Thanks for joining us for the Wednesday edition of The World and Everything in It. It’s April 18th. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.  KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington. Last night the Office of George H. W. Bush announced that former First Lady Barbara Bush had died at the age of 92.

Washington Wednesday: Syria

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Washington Wednesday.

Kicker: Compassionate strangers

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Ten days ago, tragedy struck in Saskatchewan, Canada. That’s when the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus collided with a semi, killing 16 people.

A Chinese immersion school in Idaho

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Today is Wednesday, April 18th. Good morning, I’m Kent Covington. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. As China grows in economic and political power, many Americans have decided to learn Mandarin. It’s actually the most widely spoken language in the world—even more than English and Spanish.

Joel Belz: Half a post office

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Good morning! It’s Wednesday, April 18th. This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Kent Covington.

Tuesday morning news: April 17, 2018

Second day SC prison riot » A brawl over territory and contraband— is how officials are describing a deadly prison riot in Bishopville, South Carolina. 

Diversifying Christian higher education

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday the 17th of April, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s episode of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.