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The day’s news made fast, fair and fun – in less than 10 minutes. Erica Mandy is like a trusted friend who always ‘gets’ both sides. She’s a veteran journalist who was tired of talking heads, alarmist headlines and monotone voices, so she created something different. theNewsWorthy is packed with politics, tech, business and entertainment from a variety of sources -- brought together in one, convenient place (and with a fun twist). Join the thousands of people already listening each weekday!

    Back-to-School Push, Banning TikTok? & MLS Returns- Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

    Back-to-School Push, Banning TikTok? & MLS Returns- Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

    The news to know for Wednesday, July 8th, 2020!
    We’re covering:
    President Trump's push to reopen schools in the fall the reason one top official says the U.S. could ban the hugely social media app, Tik Tok new competition for Amazon Prime another major pro sport returns a rare show in the sky this month & how you can see it ...and more in just 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' or see sources below...
    This episode is brought to you by www.Blinkist.com/news.
    Thanks to The NewsWorthy INSIDERS for your support! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider 
     
     
    Sources:
    Trump Pressures Governors to Reopen Schools: FOX News, AP, CNN, CDC, NEA Response
    Fauci New Warnings: Axios, CNN, The Hill, Facebook
    Trump Officially Begins Withdrawal from WHO: WSJ, NBC News, AP, Reuters
    COVID-19 Cases: Reuters, Johns Hopkins
    Brazil’s President Catches COVID-19: AP, CBS News, WaPo, Reuters
    Trump to Meet with Mexican President: AP, Politico, WSJ, NY Times, NPR
    Mary Trump Memoir Highlights: NY Times, NBC News, FOX News, WaPo
    U.S. Considers Banning TikTok: FOX News, CNBC, USA Today, WaPo
    Instagram Rolls Out Pinned Comments: The Verge, Cnet, Instagram
    Walmart New Membership Program: Vox (Recode), Reuters, CBS News
    Major League Soccer Returns: NY Times, ESPN, AP
    New Comet Visible This Month: CNN, Space.com
    Work Wednesday: Training Competition: Axios, XPrize

    • 10 min
    Billionaires Got Gov’t Loans, Uber Buys Postmates & Blackout Day 2020- Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

    Billionaires Got Gov’t Loans, Uber Buys Postmates & Blackout Day 2020- Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

    The news to know for Tuesday, July 7th, 2020!
    What to know today about:
    the impact of reversing reopening plans how large companies got their hands on taxpayer dollars meant for small businesses the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that settles an election-related debate the well-known company Uber just bought why Colin Kaepernick is teaming up with Disney why some people won't be buying anything all day ... and more in less than 10 minutes!
    Head to www.TheNewsWorthy.com under the section titled 'Episodes' to read more about any of the stories mentioned or see sources below...
    This episode is brought to you by www.Blinkist.com/news.
    Thanks to The NewsWorthy INSIDERS for your support! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider 
     
     
     
     
    Sources:
    U.S. Breaks More COVID-19 Records: WSJ, USA Today, Johns Hopkins
    California Shuts Down More Bars: LA Times, Reuters, Vox
    NYC Reopening: NY Times, WSJ, FOX News
    Universities Announce Fall Plans: WaPo, CNN, CNBC
    Impact on Foreign Students: Reuters, WSJ, Axios, ICE
    PPP Loan Recipients: AP, Reuters, WSJ, Bloomberg, Politico, Treasury Data
    Amy Cooper Charged: AP, Reuters, Axios, Manhattan DA
    SCOTUS Rules Against Faithless Electors: NBC News, WSJ, WaPo
    SCOTUS Robocall Ruling: NPR, CNET, WaPo
    Uber Buys Postmates: AP, NY Times, The Verge, Reuters, Uber,
    Online Grocery Shopping Hits Record Sales: TechCrunch, Full Survey
    Blackout Day 2020: CNN, USA Today, #Blackout Day2020
    Colin Kaepernick ESPN Series: Hollywood Reporter, ESPN, CNN, ESPN Films
    Ringo Starr Charity Birthday Fundraiser: Rolling Stone, NY Daily News, Ringo Starr

    • 9 min
    Airborne Virus Debate, Kanye for President? & Happiness Study - Monday, July 6th, 2020

    Airborne Virus Debate, Kanye for President? & Happiness Study - Monday, July 6th, 2020

    The news to know for Monday, July 6th, 2020!
    What to know today about:
    a key difference between the COVID-19 outbreak now and the one that swept through the U.S. in the spring the next steps for Kanye West if he really intends to run for president Airbnb's new age limits the research proving money can buy happiness ... and more in less than 10 minutes!
    Head to www.TheNewsWorthy.com under the section titled 'Episodes' to read more about any of the stories mentioned or see sources below...
    This episode is brought to you by www.Blinkist.com/news.
    Thanks to The NewsWorthy INSIDERS for your support! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider 
     
     
     
     
    Sources:
    More U.S. Infection Records: NY Times, Reuters, Politico, FOX News, Axios, Johns Hopkins
    Scientists: Coronavirus is Airborne: NY Times, Reuters, Axios, WaPo
    Weekend Protests: Reuters, The Hill, Baltimore Sun, Axios, AP, NY Times, FOX News, NBC News
    Weekend Trump Speeches: AP, Reuters, WSJ, Politico, WaPo
    Biden 4th of July Address: The Hill, FOX News, CBS News, LA Times
    Kanye West Running for President: USA Today, Reuters, Politico, CNN, Tweet
    Pipeline Canceled: AP, NY Times, USA Today, CNN, News Release
    Boeing Pulls Plug on 747 Jets: Bloomberg, Reuters, Engadget
    Airbnb Unveils Age Restrictions: USA Today, Fox News, Airbnb
    Piano Business Thrives: NY Times
    Monday Monday - Money Can Buy Happiness: FOX Business, WaPo, Full Study

    • 10 min
    July 4th Warning, Smell Tests & “Hamilton” at Home- Friday, July 3rd, 2020

    July 4th Warning, Smell Tests & “Hamilton” at Home- Friday, July 3rd, 2020

    The news to know for Friday, July 3rd, 2020! 
    We’re covering:
    Independence Day closures and celebrations  testing labs getting overwhelmed controversy at Mount Rushmore the woman arrested after years of allegations nearly 5 million jobs added (but why it's likely too soon to celebrate) why smell tests could be the new fever checks the NFL's new ideas to make amends how to watch the Broadway hit Hamilton at home Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes!
    Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today.
    This episode is brought to you by www.FunctionofBeauty.com/newsworthy and www.MagicSpoon.com/newsworthy 
    Become a NewsWorthy INSIDER! Learn more at  www.TheNewsWorthy.com/insider
     
     
     
    Sources:
    Coronavirus Testing Czar Briefing: NBC News, Axios, Politico, The Hill
    COVID-19 Cases Rising in 40 States: AP, Axios, Reuters, WaPo, Johns Hopkins, White House
    Texas Statewide Mask Mandate: Texas Tribune, NBC News, WSJ
    Florida Breaks Records: Orlando Sentinel, Axios, Reuters, Politico, NBC News
    Trump to Visit Mt. Rushmore: AP, WaPo, FOX News, NPR
    Ghislaine Maxwell Arrested: AP, Reuters, WSJ, NY Times
    Congress Passes China Sanctions: AP, Politico, Bloomberg, NY Times, Al Jazeera
    June Jobs Report: WSJ, FOX News, Axios
    Smell Tests for COVID-19: Stat, Today, JAMA
    NFL to Play Black National Anthem: USA Today, ESPN, CNN, FOX News
    Facebook Pins Voter Registration- The Verge, The Hill, FOX Business
    Walmart Parking Lots Becoming Drive-Ins: WaPo, CNN, Walmart
    Hamilton Drops on Disney+: LA Times, Cnet, Rolling Stone, NY Times
    Penumbral Lunar Eclipse: USA Today, Thrillist, Newsweek
    Virtual Fourth of July Events: WaPo, NY Times, BBC
    Feel Good Friday - Record Ocean Cleanup: Ocean Voyages Institute, Honolulu Star-Adviser,  KHON

    • 10 min
    Mask Mandate Debate, Most Valuable Automaker & 90s Cartoon Comeback (+ Voting in a Pandemic)- Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

    Mask Mandate Debate, Most Valuable Automaker & 90s Cartoon Comeback (+ Voting in a Pandemic)- Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

    The news to know for Thursday, July 2nd, 2020!
    What to know today about:
    announcements to slow down or reverse reopening plans guidance for schools from the American Academy of Pediatrics a reported change to the NFL preseason NASA giving big money to small businesses the cartoon making a comeback for a new generation ...and more in less than 10 minutes!
    Then, hang out after the news for the Thing to Know Thursday bonus interview. Our guest talks about the impact of a pandemic on voting.
    Head to www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes to read more about our guest or any of the stories mentioned.
    This episode is brought to you by www.FunctionofBeauty.com/newsworthy.
    Thanks to The NewsWorthy Insiders! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider
     
     
     
    Sources:
    More States Reverse Reopenings: AP, USA Today, CBS News, NY Times
    AAP Gives School Guidance: AAP, WSJ, NYT
    Case Count/Death Toll: Johns Hopkins, CNN
    Trump Changes Tone on Masks: AP, CNN, FOX News, USA Today
    Mask Mandate Could Save Economy: USA Today, CNBC, ABC News, Business Insider
    Congress Extends Paycheck Protection Program: Axios, NY Times, CNN, CNBC
    Seattle Protest Zone Cleared: Seattle Times, AP, Reuters, WSJ, FOX News, Mayor Durkan
    Richmond, VA Confederate Statues Removed: WaPo, CNN, FOX News, Axios
    DHS Guarding Monuments: AP, Al Jazeera, ABC News
    World's Most Valuable Automaker: TechCrunch, CNBC, Forbes, CNN
    NASA Pays Millions to Small Biz: TechCrunch, NASA
    Odwalla Going Out of Business: FOX Business, WSJ, Business Insider, CNN
    NFL Shortens Preseason: USA Today, ESPN, AP
    Beavis & Butthead Comeback: AP, CNN, MTV, Variety
    TTKT: Voting in a Pandemic: Vote.org, Rockthevote.org, CBS News, NY Times, The Atlantic

    • 17 min
    100K Daily Cases Possible, New NAFTA & Baseball is Back- Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

    100K Daily Cases Possible, New NAFTA & Baseball is Back- Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

    The news to know for Wednesday, July 1st, 2020!
    We’re covering:
    the newest prediction for the pandemic a historic trade deal taking effect today why China's crackdown on Hong Kong comes at such a significant time which airline will stop blocking middle seats Major League Baseball beginning its comeback what Bob Dylan just accomplished before anyone else ...and more in just 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' or see sources below...
    This episode is brought to you by www.FunctionofBeauty.com/newsworthy.
    Thanks to The NewsWorthy INSIDERS for your support! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider 
     
     
    Sources:
    Fauci: Cases Could Hit 100,000 Per Day: WSJ, FOX News, AP, Reuters, Axios
    Case Count/Death Toll: Johns Hopkins
    Lawmakers Push Mask Wearing: AP, WaPo, Politico
    Vaccine Must be 50% Effective: WSJ, Reuters, USA Today
    USMCA Goes into Effect: Politico, CNN, USMCA
    China Passes Hong Kong Security Law: Reuters, BBC, NY Times, CNN
    Carl Reiner Dies: TMZ, NY Times, Reuters, USA Today
    AA to Book Flights to Capacity Again: AP, USA Today, American Airlines
    MLB Spring Training 2.0: NBC Sports, AP, CBS Sports
    Minor Leagues Canceled: AP, CNN, USA Today 
    Red Light Could Preserve Vision: Newsweek, CNN, Gizmodo, Study
    YouTube TV Raises Monthly Rate: TechCrunch, Mashable, Engadget, YouTube
    Bob Dylan Milestone: NME, NY Times, Billboard
    Work Wednesday: Microsoft Launches Job Skills Initiative: Microsoft, Engadget, TechCrunch

    • 10 min

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