March 5, 2014
The World and Everything in It

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The bestseller 'David and Goliath,' a profile of Houston, God’s design for marriage

Today’s news and an interview with author Malcolm Gladwell, plus: special correspondent Susan Olasky begins a four-part series on Houston, commentator Andreé Seu Peterson on embracing with confidence God’s design for marriage, and more

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Wednesday news

2015 budget: The White House unveils its fiscal vision for 2015. President Obama previewed the budget last week and it was delivered to Congress on Tuesday. The $3.9 trillion plan calls for a $60 billion increase in spending, including $300 billion for transportation projects. 

Russian invasion: Secretary of State John Kerry blasted Russia’s invasion of Ukraine at a press conference in Kiev. Kerry said it’s not appropriate to invade a country and dictate terms over the barrel of a gun. 

German homeschool family: The Romeikes have been granted an 11th hour reprieve. The German homeschool family was facing deportation to Germany where the parents would lose custody of their 7 children for choosing to homeschool rather than send their children to public schools.

Same-sex marriage: Kentucky’s governor and attorney general are at odds on same-sex marriage.

Business/economy: WORLD News Group’s Warren Cole Smith reports that the S&P 500 closed at a record high and the Dow was up more than 200 points on news that Russia had paused its military advance in Ukraine.

Malcolm Gladwell on David and Goliath

Listen to a portion of a Eric Metaxas' conversation with Malcolm Gladwell, author of David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants (Little, Brown and Company, 2013).

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Houston: America’s next great global city?

In the first of four-part series, TW&E special correspondent Susan Olasky talks with John Mark Reynolds, who moved his family from California to Houston, Texas, two years ago.

Embracing God’s design for marriage

Commentator Andrée Seu Peterson is a senior writer and columnist for WORLD News Group. You can find her columns online here.

March 5, 2014


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