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Wednesday morning news: August 15, 2018

Bridge collapse » A massive rescue and recovery operation is still underway in Italy after a bridge collapsed in the port city of Genoa Tuesday.

Washington Wednesday: Iran sanctions

JILL NELSON, HOST: It’s Wednesday, the 15th of August, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Jill Nelson. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Next up: Washington Wednesday.

Kicker: Rowing across the ocean

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A high school teacher from Ohio broke a world record this month.

Marijuana in Denver

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Wednesday, August 15th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. JILL NELSON, HOST: And I’m Jill Nelson. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: marijuana and young professionals. Colorado legalized recreational marijuana in 2012. WORLD Radio’s Sarah Schweinsberg visited Denver...

Joel Belz: WORLD’s history and mission

JILL NELSON, HOST: Today is Wednesday, August 15th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Jill Nelson. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Next up, did you know this podcast is the grandchild of a children’s magazine? Here’s Joel Belz with the history nearly 40 years in the...

Tuesday morning news: August 14, 2018

President Trump signs National Defense Authorization Act » President Trump signed a $716 billion defense bill Monday to fund the military through 2019.

Persisting violence in Chicago

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday, the 14th of August, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.

Christian aid in Parkland

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: a report from Parkland, Florida.

Kicker: The coolest movie car

NICK EICHER, HOST: What’s the coolest movie car of all time?

The Olasky Interview: Eric Metaxas

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, August 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 Olasky Interview.