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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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Episodes

Shutdown Deal, Super Bowl Teams & MLK Jr. Day - Monday, January 21st, 2019

1/21/2019
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The news to know for Monday, January 21st, 2019! Today, we're talking about President Trump's offer to try and end the shutdown: will it work? Plus: the winter storm, autonomous e-scooters, the two teams heading to the Super Bowl and what to know about MLK Jr. Day. 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:00:08:01

Trump vs Pelosi, Private Data & Super Blood Wolf Moon - Friday, January 18th, 2019

1/18/2019
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The news to know for Friday, January 18th, 2019! Today, we're talking about Trump's new plan to defend the country, and new details about the accusations against the president. Plus: the largest public data breach, Apple's CEO has some advice and the fairly rare sighting you could see this 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. You can also go to...

Duration:00:07:25

Requests for Trump, Space Force Parody & Razr Returns (+ Talking Productivity with John Lee Dumas) - Thursday, January 17th, 2019

1/17/2019
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The news to know for Thursday, January 17th, 2019! Today, what lawmakers are requesting from President Trump in two different letters, and how the IRS might give you a break at tax time. Plus: a new Netflix comedy inspired by the proposed Space Force, and the Razr phone returns. 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 today's 'Thing to...

Duration:00:12:51

No Deal Brexit, Netflix Prices & Nike’s Smart Shoes - Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

1/16/2019
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The news to know for Wednesday, January 16th, 2019! Today, we're talking about President Trump's latest strategy to try and end the shutdown, and what happens today after a history-making Brexit vote. Plus: online gambling rules, Netflix prices, Nike's first 'smart' shoes and who will host the Grammys. 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...

Duration:00:07:03

Airport Impact, Drone Rules & YouTube’s Swipe Right - Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

1/15/2019
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The news to know for Tuesday, January 15th, 2019! Today, we're talking about the shutdown's impact to airports, the lawmaker in trouble and new rules for drones. Plus: the newest video streaming option and changes to YouTube and Twitter. 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 under the section...

Duration:00:09:30

Week 4 Begins, Megyn Kelly Payout & Critics' Choice Awards - Monday, January 14th, 2019

1/14/2019
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The news to know for Monday, January 14th, 2019! Today, how some Democrats and Republicans agree they should end the shutdown, and why President Trump says no thanks. Plus: a major teacher strike planned, why Netflix just got sued, the Critics' Choice Awards and a surprise win at the weekend 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 www.theNewsWorthy.com...

Duration:00:09:36

Shutdown Closes Terminal, Snowstorm & Smart Speakers - Friday, January 11th, 2019

1/11/2019
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The news to know for Friday, January 11th, 2019! Today, we're talking about how the government shutdown is about to become the longest government shutdown in history and even caused an airport terminal to close. Plus: a snowstorm affecting millions of people, a car company in trouble and Amazon's new (and free) TV and movie service. 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...

Duration:00:09:11

Border Visit, Most Expensive Divorce & Roll-Up TV (+ Talking All Things Taxes with Kay Bell) - Thursday, January 10th, 2019

1/10/2019
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The news to know for Thursday, January 10th, 2019! Today, what to know about President Trump's visit to the border, and what to expect next that could end the government shutdown. Plus: the wealthiest man in the world is getting a divorce, Twitter is launching a form of NBA you'll vote on, and new details about who will host the Oscars. 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...

Duration:00:13:35

Dueling Speeches, Cancer Statistics & Air Taxi - Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

1/9/2019
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The news to know for Wednesday, January 9th, 2019! Today, we're talking about everything from last night's prime time dueling speeches and what happens next to cancer statistics, a newly found planet and a riderless motorcycle. 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. Thanks to today's sponsor: Zola. To start your free wedding website and also get $50 toward your...

Duration:00:09:05

President on Prime-Time, CES & The Bachelor - Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

1/8/2019
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The news to know for Tuesday, January 8th, 2019! Today, we're talking about President Trump's address to the nation (happening tonight) and his plan to visit the U.S.-Mexico border later this week. Plus: what to know about a possible new stock exchange, 'smart' shelves at grocery stores and what's known as the second TV premiere week. 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...

Duration:00:08:35

Shutdown Effects, Weather App Lawsuit & Golden Globes - Monday, January 7th, 2019

1/7/2019
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The news to know for Monday, January 7th, 2019! Today, we're talking about how the government shutdown may start to affect you -- from long airport lines to your tax refund. Plus: what you might not know about a weather app on your phone, how therapy + income are linked and the highlights from the Golden Globe Awards. 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. Today's sponsor...

Duration:00:08:54

Travel Warning, Biggest Pharma Deal & Earthquake App - Friday, January 4th, 2019

1/4/2019
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The news to know for Friday, January 4th, 2019! It's day 14 of the government shutdown, so we're talking about today's possible White House meeting and yesterday's vote. Plus: a warning about traveling to China, the biggest pharma deal ever and a first-of-its-kind life-saving app. Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. Today's sponsor is Babbel, the #1 selling language...

Duration:00:06:56

New Congress, Apple’s Warning & Coachella Lineup (+ Talking Elon Musk's Tunnel with TechCrunch's Kirsten Korosec) - Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

1/3/2019
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The news to know for Thursday, January 3rd, 2019! Today, we're talking about the new, historic Congress sworn-in today and what happens now that this week's bipartisan White House meeting led nowhere. Plus: a rare announcement from Apple and a big announcement from Kanye West. 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 this week's "Thing to...

Duration:00:14:32

“Let’s Make a Deal?”, New Laws & Netflix Record - Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019

1/2/2019
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The news to know for Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019! Today, we're talking about an invitation to the White House: who's invited to meet today and why some are calling it a stunt. Plus: attacks against driverless cars, new laws to expect in the new year and the Netflix film that set a record. 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:00:08:48

Shutdown’s Second Week, Farthest Flyby & NYE Celebrations - Monday, December 31st, 2018

12/31/2018
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The news to know for Monday, December 31st, 2018! Today, we're talking about what to expect as week two of the partial government shutdown begins, which newspapers were impacted by a cyber attack and why the new year means new pay raises for millions of Americans. Plus: NASA's historic mission and fast facts about the New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square. Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes! Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy...

Duration:00:07:15

Shutdown Standstill, Stock Swings & Drone Deliveries - Friday, December 28th, 2018

12/28/2018
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The news to know for Friday, December 28th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the status of the partial government shutdown, President Trump's surprise trip, drone deliveries, whiskey scams, record-breaking entertainment and more --- all 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 under the section titled 'Episodes.' Today's...

Duration:00:08:59

Special Episode: Best of ‘Thing to Know Thursday’ Interviews - Thursday, December 27th, 2018

12/27/2018
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Today we have a special episode for you on this Thursday, December 27th, 2018! Instead of our typical roundup of the day's news in less than 10 minutes, we're using this holiday week to refresh our memories about some of the "Thing to Know Thursday" interviews from 2018! Every Thursday (after the day's news), experts have shared their knowledge about a variety of topics - from self-driving cars and a possible Space Force to online dating and the royal wedding. So today, you'll hear short...

Duration:00:08:48

Special Episode: Top News Stories of 2018 - Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

12/26/2018
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Today we have a special episode for you on this Wednesday, December 26th, 2018! Instead of our typical roundup of the day's news in less than 10 minutes, we're using this holiday week to refresh our memories about some of the top and most popular news stories of 2018! We're talking about everything from the historic North Korea meeting to the historic jackpots and everything in between. Find links and sources to the past stories in today's show notes at https://www.theNewsWorthy.com (just...

Duration:00:07:59

Shutdown + Syria, Airport Drones & Juul Bonuses - Friday, December 21st, 2018

12/21/2018
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The news to know for Friday, December 21st, 2018! Today, we're talking about the possible government shutdown and a highly-respected military official leaving. Plus: a major airport affected by a drone, a deal giving employees an average of $1.3 million each and the shortest day of the year. 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:00:08:01

Troops Withdrawal, Facebook Lawsuit & Safest Cars (+ Talking Good News with Branden Harvey) - Thursday, December 20th, 2018

12/20/2018
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All the news you need to know for Thursday, December 20th, 2018! Today: a surprise announcement from the White House affecting troops in Syria and an update about the possible government shutdown. Plus: new research about Saturn's rings, Pinterest has a new plan for 2019 and the safest cars list. 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...

Duration:00:15:45