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theNewsWorthy is all the day’s news you need to know in less than 10 minutes. It's a daily news roundup made easier, faster and more fun! Each day includes the latest in politics, tech, business and entertainment so you’re always in-the-know on a variety of topics. You’ll get an unbiased view of today’s news through a collection of news sources; you never get opinions or just one side of the story. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy is founder and host of theNewsWorthy. She combines more than a decade of journalism experience with her own voice and style. Some have called it “theSkimm of podcasts.”

theNewsWorthy is all the day’s news you need to know in less than 10 minutes. It's a daily news roundup made easier, faster and more fun! Each day includes the latest in politics, tech, business and entertainment so you’re always in-the-know on a variety of topics. You’ll get an unbiased view of today’s news through a collection of news sources; you never get opinions or just one side of the story. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy is founder and host of theNewsWorthy. She combines more than a decade of journalism experience with her own voice and style. Some have called it “theSkimm of podcasts.”
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theNewsWorthy is all the day’s news you need to know in less than 10 minutes. It's a daily news roundup made easier, faster and more fun! Each day includes the latest in politics, tech, business and entertainment so you’re always in-the-know on a variety of topics. You’ll get an unbiased view of today’s news through a collection of news sources; you never get opinions or just one side of the story. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy is founder and host of theNewsWorthy. She combines more than a decade of journalism experience with her own voice and style. Some have called it “theSkimm of podcasts.”

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English


Episodes

‘National Emergency’, E-Scooter Lawsuit & World Series - Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

10/23/2018
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The news to know for Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018! Today, we're talking about a migrant caravan and opinions about President Trump calling it a 'national emergency.' Plus: another hurricane, teen smoking rates, the World Series and a new Pinocchio movie. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about all of the stories mentioned...

Duration:00:08:48

Saudi Cover Up, Self-Driving Car Service & Largest Jackpot - Monday, October 22nd, 2018

10/22/2018
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The news to know for Monday, October 22nd, 2018! Today, we're talking about the Saudi government's confession and conflicting opinions about who tried to cover it up. Plus: a healthcare system hacked, a free self-driving car service, the World Series and America's largest lottery jackpot ever. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read...

Duration:00:08:20

Saudi Summit No-Shows, Uber Works & ‘Halloween’ - Friday, October 19th, 2018

10/19/2018
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The news to know for Friday, October 19th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the latest in the missing Saudi journalist and the first big federal investigation into church sex abuse. Plus: the team advancing to the World Series, a new 'Uber Works' service and the movie expected to make a 'killing' at the box office. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to...

Duration:00:06:50

Missing Journalist Latest, “Fan Interference” & The Real World Reboot (+ Interview on China's Social Credit Scores) - Thursday, October 18th, 2018

10/18/2018
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The news to know for Thursday, October 18th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the last word from a missing journalist and Apple's new privacy website. Plus: goodbye Big Bird and hello jackpots... Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Also, hang out after the news for a short bonus interview with Rachel Botsman. She's an acclaimed author and lecturer at Oxford University...

Duration:00:16:14

Canada’s Legal Weed, Job Openings Record & Harry Potter Parody - Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

10/17/2018
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The news to know for Wednesday, October 17th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the largest country yet to legalize marijuana and the record number of job openings in the U.S. Plus: Uber's valuation, Lyft's subscription service and Facebook's next in-home device. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about all of the stories...

Duration:00:08:29

Microsoft Co-Founder, NBA Opening Week & Royal Baby - Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

10/16/2018
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The news to know for Tuesday, October 16th, 2018! Today, we're talking about a new take on the mystery of a missing journalist, a lawsuit against President Trump and the passing of Microsoft's co-founder. Plus: the newest "Palm" device, the NBA season opens and a new royal baby. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about all of...

Duration:00:07:42

Saudi Threats, Sears Bankruptcy & Mega Millions Jackpot - Monday, October 15th, 2018

10/15/2018
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The news to know for Monday, October 15th, 2018! Today, we're talking about everything from President Trump's trip to Florida to the Mega Millions jackpot. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about all of the stories mentioned (click 'Episodes') or see below. Today's episode is brought to you by the world's largest consignment...

Duration:00:08:57

Florida Town Flattened, Kanye’s Speech & Royal Wedding - Friday, October 12th, 2018

10/12/2018
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The news to know for Friday, October 12th, 2018! Today, we’re talking about the damage left behind from Hurricane Michael, Kanye West goes to the White House, and Facebook reveals 3D photos. Plus: a royal wedding. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories mentioned (click 'Episodes') or see below. Today's...

Duration:00:07:39

Hurricane Michael, Virgin Galactic & Streaming Video (+ Talking Side Hustles with Chris Guillebeau) - Thursday, October 11th, 2018

10/11/2018
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The news to know for Thursday, October 11th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the power and impact of Hurricane Michael and what the storm is doing now. Plus: all the other things from President Trump's controversial op-ed to new video streaming services. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories mentioned....

Duration:00:13:46

Nikki Haley Resigns, Snap’s Stock & AMAs - Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

10/10/2018
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The news to know for Wednesday, October 10th, 2018! Today, we're talking about Hurricane Michael making landfall, a surprise resignation from the Trump administration and Snap's stock hits an all-time low. Plus: the MLB playoffs, Google's new devices and... is it really the Taylor Swift effect? Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read...

Duration:00:08:23

Hurricane Michael, Goodbye Google+ & Clueless: The Musical - Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

10/9/2018
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The news to know for Tuesday, October 9th, 2018! Today, we're talking about Hurricane Michael headed for Florida, Google's security glitch and the celebrity heading to the White House. Plus: Walmart's original video content and Clueless: The Musical. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories mentioned (click...

Duration:00:07:37

Climate Change Report, HPV Vaccine & Banksy Art Prank - Monday, October 8th, 2018

10/8/2018
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The news to know for Monday, October 8th, 2018! Today, we're talking about Kavanaugh's next steps, a big U.N. report on climate change and Columbus Day controversy. Plus: a memorable art stunt, Taylor Swift talks politics and the record-breaking box office over the weekend. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the...

Duration:00:07:37

Senate Vote, Happiest Workers & A Star is Born - Friday, October 5th, 2018

10/5/2018
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The news to know for Friday, October 5th, 2018! Today, we're talking about everything from a vote about Kavanaugh to 'spy' chips to Uber offering free rides for a reason. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories mentioned. Look under the section titled 'Episodes'. Today's sponsor is Babbel, the #1 selling...

Duration:00:07:15

FBI Report, First Exomoon? & Free In-Flight WiFi (+ Talking Facebook Data Breach ) - Thursday, October 4th, 2018

10/4/2018
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The news to know for Thursday, October 4th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the expected FBI report about the Supreme Court nominee, the "Presidential Alert" test, the first 'exomoon' possibly discovered and the new series from Netflix. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Plus: hang out after the news for the "Thing to Know Thursday" bonus interviews. This week's topic is Facebook's recent data breach. You'll hear from a former FBI special agent who now helps prevent...

Duration:00:16:34

Trump’s Taxes, Amazon’s Minimum Wage & Oldest Nobel Prize Winner - Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

10/3/2018
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The news to know for Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018! Today, we're talking about an investigation into Trump's tax dealings, the new 'skinny' healthcare plans and Amazon's new minimum wage. Plus: the future of travel and the oldest person to ever win a Nobel Prize. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories...

Duration:00:08:54

USMCA, Net Neutrality & Netflix Interactive - Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

10/2/2018
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The news to know for Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018! Today, we're talking about the new NAFTA deal's name, a net neutrality lawsuit and the new plan from Netflix to let you choose the endings. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories mentioned (click 'Episodes' to find today's date).

Duration:00:07:06

NAFTA Deal, Facebook Hack & Simpsons Turn 30 - Monday, October 1st, 2018

10/1/2018
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The news to know for Monday, October 1st, 2018! Today, we're talking about a late-night NAFTA deal, the FBI's involvement in the decision for the Supreme Court and Tesla's latest trouble. Plus: a popular cryptocurrency trend, Serena Williams talked about video and the largest pumpkin ever. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more...

Duration:00:07:49

Senate Vote, WikiLeaks Founder & Best Airline WiFi - Friday, September 28th, 2018

9/28/2018
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The news to know for Friday, September 28th, 2018! Today, we're talking about what's next for the Supreme Court nominee decision, why the WikiLeaks leader is leaving and weed allowed at the airport. Plus: Google travel and Game of Thrones tourism... Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories mentioned (click...

Duration:00:08:20

Kavanaugh Hearing, Divorce Rate Down & Amazon 4-star (+ Interview with Rachel Gutter) - Thursday, September 27th, 2018

9/27/2018
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All the news to know for Thursday, September 27th, 2018! Today is a big day. We're talking about what to expect at the highly-anticipated public hearing for the Supreme Court nominee. Plus: a government shutdown likely avoided, Uber's historic payout and Amazon's new "4-star" store. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Then, hang out after the news for the bonus "Thing...

Duration:00:15:49

Tech Hearing, Bill Cosby Sentenced & M&Ms - Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

9/26/2018
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The news to know for Wednesday, September 26th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the UN Security Council, Bill Cosby's sentencing, Twitter asking for feedback and M&Ms newest creations. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com to read more about any of the stories mentioned (click episodes) or see below: Today's episode is brought to you by the...

Duration:00:08:02