Trillia Newbell: The mind of a pessimist

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, June 17th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Commentator Trillia Newbell has some thoughts now on the Christian response to pessimism.

Friday morning news: June 14, 2019

U.S. says Iran behind attacks on two tankers near Persian Gulf » Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the U.S. believes Iran was responsible for attacks on two oil tankers near the Persian Gulf on Thursday.

Culture Friday: Preventing sexual abuse

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Friday, the 14th of June, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Today, we’re at the halfway point of this year’s Spring Giving Drive, yet not quite to the 50 percent mark...

Kicker: An artificial cake

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Graduations are special occasions that deserve a special kind of celebration. So Marcy Flores ordered one from the local Walmart bakery.

Megan’s Movie Night: Waiting for “Superman”

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

A story of reconciliation

EDITOR’S NOTE: We are experiencing technical difficulties with SoundCloud for this segment. In the meantime, click here for a direct link to Myrna’s report on Overcast. NICK EICHER, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: Building 429. Now that may sound to you like a location. But it’s not a location. It’s a...

Thursday morning news: June 13, 2019

House panel votes to hold top Trump admin officials in contempt » Democrats on a House panel voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress.

Medical advances saving babies

NICK EICHER, HOST: Good Stanley Cup Championship Thursday morning from St. Louis.

Farmers struggle with tariffs and floods

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

Kicker: Bigfoot

NICK EICHER, HOST: The federal government this week released a secret FBI file. It’s been withheld from public view since the ’70s.