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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!

    Beirut Explosion, Promising COVID Research & Flight to Nowhere- Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

    Beirut Explosion, Promising COVID Research & Flight to Nowhere- Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

    The news to know for Wednesday, August 5th, 2020!
    We'll tell you about:
    a deadly explosion in the Middle East new promising COVID-19 research which sports leagues seem to be doing better than others & why a big change to the 2020 Census count what now rivals Apple's AirDrop who is offering a flight to nowhere Those stories 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:
    Deadly Beirut Explosion: AP, CBS News, Reuters, NBC News, How to Help
    Isaias Damage, Deaths: AP, USA Today, ABC News, Axios, CBS News, National Hurricane Center
    U.S. Coronavirus Death Toll: Johns Hopkins
    Another Vaccine Shows Promising Results: CNN, CNBC, Stat
    Convalescent Plasma Study: WSJ, WaPo
    US Census Schedule Cut: AP, NBC News, ABC News, NY Times, Fill Out Census
    Millennials, Younger Now U.S. Majority: CNN, AP, Brookings
    Android Version of Airdrop: Engadget, CNBC, Google
    NHL Success: NBC Sports, ESPN, CNN, CBS Sports, DraftKings, NYMag
    Taiwan’s Flight to Nowhere: CNN, Travel + Leisure, STAT News
    Work Wednesday: Virtual Internships: Reuters

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    Isaias Makes Landfall, Teachers Protest & “The Rock” Buys XFL- Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

    Isaias Makes Landfall, Teachers Protest & “The Rock” Buys XFL- Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

    The news to know for Tuesday, August 4th, 2020!
    We have updates about:
    Hurricane Isaias: where it made landfall and where it's expected to go next President Trump's TikTok ultimatum: meet one condition or be banned in the U.S. Boeing's new plan to get troubled jets back in the air the pro sports league Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson just purchased what you can now buy from the failed Fyre Festival Those stories and more in just 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:
    Latest on Hurricane Isaias: AP, USA Today, CBS News, Axios
    Teachers Protest Reopenings: Reuters, Al Jazeera, NPR, NJ.com, NY Times
    COVID-19 Status, Lockdown Debate: Johns Hopkins, WaPo, Reuters, CNBC
    Trump Fraud Investigation: NY Times, Reuters, AP
    Trump on TikTok Sale: CNN, NY Times, Reuters, WSJ
    Boeing 737 Max Jets Next Steps: Bloomberg, WSJ, NY Times
    Google Unveils 5G Phones: Reuters, The Verge, Business Insider, Axios
    XFL Sold: CNN, Axios, AP, CBS Sports
    Fyre Festival Merch Auction: CNN, The Verge, AP, Auction
    Trivia Tuesday: National Geographic, Visit Scotland

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    TikTok Talks, Bracing for Isaias & Space Mission Success- Monday, August 3rd, 2020

    TikTok Talks, Bracing for Isaias & Space Mission Success- Monday, August 3rd, 2020

    The news to know for Monday, August 3rd, 2020!
    What to know about:
    TikTok's potential future: the latest on the president's threat to ban it and Microsoft's plan to buy it an ongoing wildfire in California and a tropical storm on the Atlantic coast another COVID-19 outbreak in pro sports NASA astronauts' historic and dramatic return to Earth the arrest over the largest Twitter breach in history Those stories and more in just 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.Blinkist.com/news.
    Become a NewsWorthy INSIDER! Learn more at  www.TheNewsWorthy.com/insider
     
     
     
     
    Sources:
    Tik Tok’s American Future: NY Times, AP, CNBC, Axios, Microsoft
    COVID-19 Crisis: Johns Hopkins, WSJ, Reuters, CNN, Axios
    Relief Bill Negotiations: Politico, Reuters, WSJ, Axios, CNN
    Marine Search Called Off: CNN, NPR, FOX News, Marines
    Tropical Storm Isaias Update: AP, Axios, CBS News, Reuters
    Wildfire in Southern California: LA Times, NBC News, ABC News, Twitter
    U.S. Astronauts Return to Earth: USA Today, Axios, AP
    Teen Charged in Twitter Hack: USA Today, The Verge, Engadget
    Changes Coming to MLB Protocols: WSJ, CBS Sports, ESPN
    Outbreak Hits 2nd MLB Team: CBS Sports, Sports Illustrated, Tweet
    NFL Head Coach Tests Positive: CNN, ESPN
    Google IDing Black-Owned Businesses: Engadget, The Verge, Android Police, Google
    Libraries Become Popular Amid Pandemic: Axios, NPR, KQED
    Monday Monday - Big Tech Surge Amid Pandemic: AP, Reuters, WSJ

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    Special Edition: Uncovering Mysteries of Mars

    Special Edition: Uncovering Mysteries of Mars

    Today's "Special Edition Saturday" interview features space journalist and author Elizabeth Howell. She shares what NASA's fifth and most sophisticated Mars rover (just launched!) will be doing, and what role it plays in the bigger goal of sending humans to live on the red planet...
    Be sure to tune-in each weekday for our regular episodes to get quick, unbiased news roundups in 10 minutes! 
     
    View show transcripts here.

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    Economic Crash, Hurricane Isaias & Oprah Gives Up ‘O’ Cover- Friday, July 31st, 2020

    Economic Crash, Hurricane Isaias & Oprah Gives Up ‘O’ Cover- Friday, July 31st, 2020

    The news to know for Friday, July 31st, 2020! 
    We’re covering:
    the nation's fastest economic crash on record where negotiations stand on the next relief bill why the president floated the idea to delay Election Day & whether it could become a reality a new way to get Lyft rides new rules for college athletes' uniforms a new person featured on the 'O' Magazine: why, for the first time, it won't be Oprah Winfrey 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 LiquidIV.com - use code NEWSWORTHY and www.MagicSpoon.com/newsworthy 
    Become a NewsWorthy INSIDER! Learn more at  www.TheNewsWorthy.com/insider
    Vote for The NewsWorthy in the People's Choice Podcast Awards in the month of July! Thank you for your support!
    Go to PodcastAwards.com, enter your email and choose 'The NewsWorthy' in two categories:
    1- People's Choice
    2- Politics & News 
     
     
    Sources:
    GDP Record Plunge: NBC News, WSJ, NY Times, AP, Reuters
    Next Relief Bill Negotiations: AP, Reuters, Axios, CNBC
    Coronavirus Outbreak Spreading: Johns Hopkins, Reuters, ABC News, WaPo
    Herman Cain Dies from Covid-19: NY Times, Fox News, AP, Herman Cain, Trump Tweet
    Trump Floats Delaying Election: ABC News, Reuters, Axios, NPR, Trump Tweet
    No Charges for Officer in Brown Death: AP, NBC News, ABC News, St. Louis Dispatch
    Hurricane Isaias Path & Flooding: AP, ABC News, FOX News, Weather Channel
    Lyft Expanding Rental Car Business: Reuters, TechCrunch, CNN, Lyft
    NCAA New Social Justice Rules: Fox News, ESPN, CBS Sports, NCAA
    Breonna Taylor on the Cover of 'O' Magazine: USA Today, NBC News, CBS News, O Mag
    MTV VMA Nominations: AP, CNN, Billboard
    Feel Good Friday: The Upside Podcast

    • 10 min
    COVID ‘Red Zones’, Mars Rover Launch & NBA Returns - Thursday, July 30th, 2020

    COVID ‘Red Zones’, Mars Rover Launch & NBA Returns - Thursday, July 30th, 2020

    The news to know for Thursday, July 30th, 2020!
    What to know today about:
    red and green zones in the U.S. the deal that has federal agents packing up to leave Portland which presidents will, and won't, be at the funeral of civil rights icon John Lewis what big tech CEOs said under oath this week the return of pro-basketball in "the bubble" who is topping the charts and breaking records All that and more in just 10 minutes!
    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 LiquidIV.com - use code NEWSWORTHY
    Thanks to The NewsWorthy Insiders! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider
    Vote for The NewsWorthy in the People's Choice Podcast Awards in the month of July! Thank you for your support!
    Go to PodcastAwards.com, enter your email and choose 'The NewsWorthy' in two categories:
    1- People's Choice
    2- Politics & News 
     
     
    Sources:
    ‘Red Zone’ Grows to 21 States: NY Times, CBS News, ABC News
    New U.S. Death Records: The Hill, Newsweek, Reuters, Johns Hopkins
    Federal Agents Leaving Portland: WSJ, NY Times, AP, Reuters, Gov. Brown, DHS Sec. Wolf
    Agents go to More Cities: USA Today, Axios, Justice Dept.
    Big Tech Hearing: AP, WSJ, Axios, USA Today, Full Hearing
    John Lewis Funeral Today: AJC, USA Today, FOX News, NBC News
    Mars Rover Launch: Space.com, USA Today, CBS News, Launchpad Live View, NASA Live Coverage
    Eid al-Adha Begins: Al Jazeera, CNN, Al Jazeera 2
    NBA Returns: AP, CBS Sports, NY Times
    Lollapalooza on YouTube: The Verge, Billboard, Rolling Stone, Lollapalooza
    Drake Breaks Billboard Record: CNN, Billboard, BBC
    Thing to Know Thursday: Furloughs and Layoffs: WSJ, Dictionary

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Best Way to Start Your Day

This is a fantastic news podcast that is 100% unbiased. Just the facts! Erica Mandy covers the top headlines in an upbeat refreshing way first thing in the morning. Perfect to listen to when rushing to get ready for your day or relaxing with your first cup of coffee.

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Wait a minute!

Fair? Erica, please go back and listen to the way you report on the President. You are beginning to sound like all of the liberal journalists, making every faux pas of the President’s “national news.” It’s not! This is a good podcast. Rise above the rest and be the fair voice you want to be!

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Best quick and fair daily news recap ever!

Erica Mandy does an amazing job. I try to never miss an episode. 10 minute time investment and I have an unbiased view of the world’s top stories.

I highly recommend!

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