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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

GDPR Explained, N.Korea Summit Canceled & Solo: A Star Wars Story - Friday, May 25th, 2018

5/25/2018
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All the news to know for Friday, May 25th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the reason you're getting all those privacy policy emails (GDPR), the canceled meeting with North Korea and the plan to arrest Harvey Weinstein. Plus: Alexa's mistake, the worth of Netflix and the newest Star Wars movie. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in...

Duration:00:10:06

Spygate, NFL New Policy & Tinder Places (+ Royal Wedding with Lauren Zima) - Thursday, May 24th, 2018

5/24/2018
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All the news you need to know for Thursday, May 24th, 2018! Today, we're talking about why President Trump has come up with the term 'Spygate," the NFL's new controversial policy about kneeling and a warning for parents about teething meds. Plus: noteworthy new features from Bank of America, YouTube and Tinder. All that and much 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...

Duration:00:15:00

Bank Rules, Women Making History & Brynn Cartelli - Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

5/23/2018
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All the news to know for Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018! Today, we're talking about lawmakers rolling back rules for banks, three women making history and lava reaching a power plant in Hawaii. Plus: Tesla, facial recognition and the youngest person to win The Voice. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit...

Duration:00:07:42

Iran Deal Demands, Obamas + Netflix & Scratch-n-Sniff Stamps - Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

5/22/2018
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All the news to know for Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018! Today, we're talking about the tough talk toward Iran, a U.S. Supreme Court decision and the Obamas team up with Netflix. Plus: Instagram fights FOMO, Facebook's CEO goes live and scratch-and-sniff stamps. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit...

Duration:00:08:08

School Shooting, Hawaii 'Laze' & Royal Wedding - Monday, May 21st, 2018

5/21/2018
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All the news to know for Monday, May 21st, 2018! Today, we're talking about the school shooting in Texas, the new threat in Hawaii called 'laze' and the new type of drugs meant to prevent migraines. Plus: the Royal wedding, the Billboard Music Awards and the winner at the Box Office over the weekend. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories...

Duration:00:08:47

CIA Director, Royal Wedding & ‘Holographic’ Phone - Friday, May 18th, 2018

5/18/2018
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All the news to know for Friday, May 18th, 2018! Today, we're talking about President Trump's remarks on North Korea, the new (first female) CIA director and romaine lettuce getting the all clear. Plus: the Royal wedding and a 'holographic' smartphone. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit...

Duration:00:09:18

Trump’s Disclosure, Net Neutrality & ‘Serial’ Documentary (+ Interview with Dr. Shannon Kobs Nawotniak) - Thursday, May 17th, 2018

5/17/2018
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All the news to know for Thursday, May 17th, 2018! Today, we're talking about President Trump's new financial disclosure and the police officer who stopped a school shooting. Plus: a blockchain smartphone, a Whole Foods discount and the TV version of the podcast Serial. All that and much 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 Three Question Thursday...

Duration:00:14:44

North Korea Threat, Twitter Trolls & Yanny vs. Laurel - Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

5/16/2018
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All the news to know for Wednesday, May 16th, 2018! Today, we're talking about North Korea's latest threat, a claim that China bribed Trump, the Pennsylvania primaries and the NBA Draft order. Plus: Instagram will give you more insights, a new version of the 'blue or gold dress' debate and the first day of Ramadan. All that and more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the...

Duration:00:07:49

U.S. Embassy, Chili’s Data Breach & Rockefeller Record - Monday, May 14th, 2018

5/14/2018
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All the news to know for Monday, May 14th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the U.S. embassy controversy, the change of heart for ZTE and a data breach at Chili's. Plus: Starbucks bathrooms, NBA playoffs and the weekend box office. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit https://www.theNewsWorthy.com and click...

Duration:00:07:13

Volcano Explosion, Miami Grand Prix & Apple Credit Card - Friday, May 11th, 2018

5/11/2018
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All the news to know for Friday, May 11th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the warnings about a possible volcano explosion in Hawaii (soon), the time and place for the meeting with North Korea and Spotify stops promoting R. Kelly. Plus: Formula One in Miami, an Apple credit card and your Klout score disappears. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the...

Duration:00:07:40

Prisoners Released, Trump Talks Tech & Lyft “All Access” (+ Interview with Dana Malstaff) - Thursday, May 10th, 2018

5/10/2018
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All the news to know for Thursday, May 10th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the prisoners released from North Korea, the tech talk happening at the White House and the big win for solar power. Plus: more Boy Scouts news, Lyft's 'All Access' plan and pizza with beer delivery. All that and much 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 Three Question...

Duration:00:13:53

CIA Nominee, Google AI & ‘This is America’ - Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

5/9/2018
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All the news to know for Wednesday, May 9th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the decision to scrap the Iran Nuclear Deal, the nominee to lead the CIA will face tough questions today and new recommendations for certain cancer screenings. Plus: Dish Network is paying some people $1200, a bunch of news from Google I/O and all the talk about 'This is America.' All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks...

Duration:00:09:45

Iran Nuclear Deal, $1 Trillion Company & “The Mountain” - Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

5/8/2018
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All the news to know for Tuesday, May 8th, 2018! Today, we're talking about President Trump's expected announcement about the Iran Nuclear Deal and there's an update about the lava and earthquakes in Hawaii. Plus: the company on track to reach $1 trillion, the Game of Thrones character who won a real life contest and the Met Gala. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For...

Duration:00:07:30

Hawaii Volcano, Mission to Mars & Ticketmaster Rival - Monday, May 7th, 2018

5/7/2018
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All the news to know for Monday, May 7th, 2018! Today, we're talking about whether President Trump may plead the Fifth, the hot lava in Hawaii and NASA's mission to Mars. Plus: a new rival to Ticketmaster and the first movie to hit a $1 billion in just 11 days since opening. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode,...

Duration:00:06:30

NRA Convention, Twitter Passwords & Cinco de Mayo - Friday, May 4th, 2018

5/4/2018
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All the news to know for Friday, May 4th, 2018! Today, we're talking about President Trump's speech to the NRA, another teacher strike is over and a volcano erupts in Hawaii. Plus: Jay-Z subpoenaed, change your Twitter password, and Cinco de Mayo. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit...

Duration:00:07:25

States Sue, CDC Warning & Facebook Dating - Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

5/2/2018
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All the news to know for Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018! Today, we're talking about several states suing the federal government, how President Trump's former doctor is changing his story and a warning from the CDC. Plus: a lot of Facebook news, including a new dating feature and new privacy tool. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in...

Duration:00:07:09

Iran Nuclear Deal, Facebook Downvoting & The Simpsons - Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

5/1/2018
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All the news to know for Tuesday, May 1st, 2018! Today, we're talking about a little relief for U.S. allies, secret docs about Iran's nuclear program and more teacher strikes. Plus: Facebook downvoting, women in sumo wrestling and The Simpsons. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit...

Duration:00:07:22

Trump v. Wolf, T-Mobile + Sprint & Avengers: Infinity War - Monday, April 30th, 2018

4/30/2018
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All the news to know for Monday, April 30th, 2018! Today, we're talking about North Korea's promises and a comedian's controversial political jokes. Plus: two big cell phone companies hope to merge and the biggest opening weekend for a movie - ever. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit...

Duration:00:06:51

Historic Korea Talks, Bill Cosby & Spectacles 2.0 - Friday, April 27th, 2018

4/27/2018
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All the news to know for Friday, April 27th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the historic meeting between North and South Korean leaders and the guilty verdict for Bill Cosby. Plus: the NFL draft, Snap's new Spectacles and the cost of Amazon Prime. All that and much more in less than 10 minutes. Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. For links to all the stories referenced in today's episode, visit...

Duration:00:07:27

Plead the Fifth, Facebook Profits & New Gmail (+ Interview with Chadden Hunter) - Thursday, April 26th, 2018

4/26/2018
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All the news you need to know for Thursday, April 26th, 2018! Today, we're talking about the French President's speech to make the 'planet' great again and President Trump's personal lawyer says he'll plead the Fifth Amendment. Plus: Facebook's profits, a new Gmail and Amazon Echo for kids. All that and much 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...

Duration:00:13:09

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