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Kicker: Hurricane Hawkins

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

What Do People Do All Day?: March 28, 2018

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. Today is Wednesday, March 28th. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington … Next up: the latest in our continuing series about work and vocation… called “What Do People Do All Day?” WORLD Radio’s Susan Olasky...

Chewing gum

KENT COVINGTON, HOST: Today is Wednesday, March 28th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Kent Covington. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. George Washington, our first president- once said: “I hope I shall always possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the...

Tuesday morning news: March 27, 2018

Russian diplomats » All eyes are on the Kremlin today for reaction to both the U.S. and European nations expelling dozens of Russian diplomats.

Strategies for the opioid crisis

NICK EICHER, HOST: From member-supported WORLD Radio, this is The World and Everything in It for Tuesday, March 27th. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard.

Yemen’s humanitarian crisis

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: the humanitarian disaster in Yemen. NICK EICHER, HOST: Yemen is a small country at the bottom of the Arabian peninsula, with Saudi Arabia its neighbor to the north.

Kicker: Drunk shopping

NICK EICHER, HOST: Americans have plenty of problems. But now the comparison shopping site Finder-dot-com says we the people have a new one: drunk shopping.

The Olasky Interview: George Friedman

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. Today is Tuesday, March 27th. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard.

Washington’s botched budget deal

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Tuesday, March 27th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST:  And I’m Nick Eicher.

Monday morning news: March 26, 2018

Spending bill » President Trump signed a $1.3 trillion spending bill into law over the weekend, which averted a government shutdown but is expected to increase the deficit by $300 billion. On Sunday, the White House defended his decision to sign the bill, noting it wasn’t the president’s first choice.