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The day’s news made fast, fair and fun – in 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. The NewsWorthy 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!

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The day’s news made fast, fair and fun – in 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. The NewsWorthy 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!

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Putin-Kim Alliance, Summer Solstice & Ditching Dating Apps?- Thursday, June 20, 2024

6/20/2024
The news to know for Thursday, June 20, 2024! We're talking about a new, historic pact between Russia and North Korea and how American officials are responding. Also, we'll update you on the status of the first tropical storm of the season and heat records being broken across hundreds of miles. And we'll tell you how people are celebrating the official first day of summer. Plus, where you'll be able to see more musicians battle it out for free, what new movie is seeing big success at the box office, and why young adults are shunning dating apps. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Get 15% off Boll & Branch with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://bollandbranch.com Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:55

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Celebrating Juneteenth, RIP Willie Mays & Justin Timberlake’s Arrest- Wednesday, June 19, 2024

6/19/2024
The news to know for Wednesday, June 19, 2024! We're talking about how Juneteenth is being celebrated today. And we'll update you about the intense weather around the country. Also, we'll tell you how immigration may impact the federal deficit and which megachurch leader Is admitting to abuse. Plus, why Justin Timberlake was arrested, which company is now America's most valuable, and how LinkedIn is embracing AI. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Get 15% off Boll & Branch with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://bollandbranch.com Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:12:46

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Path to Citizenship, Social Media Warning Labels & NBA Champs- Tuesday, June 18, 2024

6/18/2024
The news to know for Tuesday, June 18, 2024! We'll update you on a heatwave that's impacting hundreds of millions of Americans this week. Also, President Biden has a new plan to help hundreds of thousands of immigrants become American citizens. Plus, there's a new push for warning labels on social media; the NBA has a new record-breaking champion, and a country legend made live music history. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Get 15% off Boll & Branch with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://bollandbranch.com Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:04

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Weather Extremes, Bump Stocks Ban Ruling & CEO Pay- Monday, June 17, 2024

6/17/2024
The news to know for Monday, June 17, 2024! We're talking about an extreme heatwave, snow, and wildfires hitting the U.S. this week. Also, the Supreme Court ruled in a highly-anticipated case over gun regulation. We'll tell you how Congress is responding. Plus, we have the latest announcements from the 2024 campaign teams, a health update from Britain's Princess Kate, and highlights from Broadway's biggest night. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Get 15% off Boll & Branch with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://bollandbranch.com Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:32

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Special Edition: Safeguarding the 2024 Election

6/15/2024
We are less than five months away from election day and as we deal with a contentious political atmosphere, there are concerns about potential violence. Surveys show local election officials are worried about the safety of their colleagues, and many have already experienced harassment and intimidation. Our two guests today are no exception. They’ve faced threats directly – one of them says he got more dangerous threats as an election official than when he was a homicide detective -- and today, we'll learn about how they're working with local governments to ensure everyone, including voters, stays safe on election day. Learn more about our guests: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER for ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Go to crunchlabs.com/NEWSWORTHY to sign your kids up for a limited Camp CrunchLabs subscription and two boxes free, which is a $60 value. Go to Zocdoc.com/newsworthy and download the Zocdoc app for FREE. Then find and book a top-rated doctor today. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com #Elections #2024Election #Safety

Duration:00:20:12

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Abortion Pill Ruling, Ex-Rivals Embrace Trump & Musk’s Record Payday- Friday, June 14, 2024

6/14/2024
The news to know for Friday, June 14, 2024! We're telling you about the Supreme Court's ruling over the abortion pill and what comes next. Also, former President Trump came face-to-face with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for the first time since McConnell blamed Trump for the Capitol riot. Plus, more rain is expected for flooded cities in Florida; a new multi-billion-dollar pay package was approved for the world's richest person, and Americans are celebrating Father's Day this weekend. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Go to crunchlabs.com/NEWSWORTHY to sign your kids up for a limited Camp CrunchLabs subscription and two boxes free, which is a $60 value. Go to Zocdoc.com/newsworthy and download the Zocdoc app for FREE. Then find and book a top-rated doctor today. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:30

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AG Held in Contempt, Florida Flooding & Divorce Registries - Thursday, June 13, 2024

6/13/2024
The news to know for Thursday, June 13, 2024! We're talking about a new agreement President Biden is expected to sign with Ukraine, and why Russian warships are now just 90 miles off the U.S. coast. Also, why the U.S. Attorney General is being held in contempt of Congress. Plus, a flooding emergency in Florida, a popular church's controversial stance on fertility treatment, and a new contest to reunite two of the biggest names in competitive eating... Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode sponsors: Go to crunchlabs.com/NEWSWORTHY to sign your kids up for a limited Camp CrunchLabs subscription and two boxes free, which is a $60 value. Go to Zocdoc.com/newsworthy and download the Zocdoc app for FREE. Then find and book a top-rated doctor today. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:12:54

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Hunter Biden Guilty, Credit Scores Changing & Eating Champ Banned- Wednesday, June 12, 2024

6/12/2024
The news to know for Wednesday, June 12, 2024! We'll tell you the verdict in Hunter Biden's criminal trial and the response from his dad, the president. Also, we're talking about a sad reality for soldiers and a new Covid-19 variant to know about. Plus, what happens to the bodies of space tourists after one trip to space? A new proposal could wipe medical debt from credit scores, and a record-breaking, longtime champion is now banned from the most popular hot dog eating contest. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Go to crunchlabs.com/NEWSWORTHY to sign your kids up for a limited Camp CrunchLabs subscription and two boxes free, which is a $60 value. Go to Zocdoc.com/newsworthy and download the Zocdoc app for FREE. Then find and book a top-rated doctor today. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:16

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Weather Warnings, Shark Attacks & New Flight Upgrades- Tuesday, June 11, 2024

6/11/2024
The news to know for Tuesday, June 11, 2024! We're talking about the latest push to end the war in Gaza and how both sides are responding. Also, a dangerous heatwave in the U.S. could break more records this week. And we'll tell you what experts have to say about a series of shark attacks in Florida. Plus, advancements in a new Alzheimer's drug, the most ambitious changes Apple has made to the iPhone in the past decade, and more big advancements in women's sports. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Go to crunchlabs.com/NEWSWORTHY to sign your kids up for a limited Camp CrunchLabs subscription and two boxes free, which is a $60 value. Go to Zocdoc.com/newsworthy and download the Zocdoc app for FREE. Then find and book a top-rated doctor today. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:17

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Hostages Freed, Unexpected Texts & Apple’s AI - Monday, June 10, 2024

6/10/2024
The news to know for Monday, June 10, 2024! We're telling you about four Israeli hostages who were rescued, but why some people are condemning the mission. Also, what seemed to take Hunter Biden's lawyers by surprise after his daughter took the stand in his criminal trial. Plus, one state is close to passing a law that could completely change social media for kids, Apple is expected to unveil new AI features, and the latest money trend rooted in not spending money... Those stories and even more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Go to crunchlabs.com/NEWSWORTHY to sign your kids up for a limited Camp CrunchLabs subscription and two boxes free, which is a $60 value. Go to Zocdoc.com/newsworthy and download the Zocdoc app for FREE. Then find and book a top-rated doctor today. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:14

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Special Edition: Welcome to the Third Space Age

6/8/2024
Whether we realize it or not, our everyday lives are heavily impacted by what’s happening in space. It affects everything from our smartphones and weather forecasts, to our banking systems and even national security. Today, you’ll hear from space and defense expert Todd Harrison, a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, about what defines the “third space age” and why it all matters. Learn more about our guests: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER for ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Get a special deal with Hiya for their best selling children's vitamin: receive 50% off your first order at hiyahealth.com/NEWSWORTHY Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/newsworthy #honeylovepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com #Space #AEI #SpaceForce

Duration:00:19:10

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Hallie Biden’s Testimony, New ‘Tornado Alley’ & National Donut Day- Friday, June 7, 2024

6/7/2024
The news to know for Friday, June 7, 2024! We're telling you about another devastating strike in Gaza and the latest response from Hamas about a ceasefire deal. Also, there was dramatic testimony in Hunter Biden's criminal trial from a key witness for prosecutors. And a tornado outbreak took a lot of people by surprise. Plus, an illness is impacting more Americans this year; the FDA reversed course on Juul's e-cigarettes, and you can find freebies on this National Donut Day. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Get a special deal with Hiya for their best selling children's vitamin: receive 50% off your first order at hiyahealth.com/NEWSWORTHY Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/newsworthy #honeylovepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:17

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Turning Point in History, Cucumber Recall & NBA Finals- Thursday, June 6, 2024

6/6/2024
The news to know for Thursday, June 6, 2024! We'll tell you how the world is commemorating a day that changed history forever with some of the last few surviving heroes. Also, what we know about giant, flying spiders moving across parts of the U.S. Plus, another milestone was reached in space travel; a vegetable recall has made Americans sick, and teams are battling for championships in a couple of different sports. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Get a special deal with Hiya for their best selling children's vitamin: receive 50% off your first order at hiyahealth.com/NEWSWORTHY Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/newsworthy #honeylovepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:16

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Border Shutdown?, Hunter Biden Trial & Quiet Vacationing- Wednesday, June 5, 2024

6/5/2024
The news to know for Wednesday, June 5, 2024: We're talking about a broad asylum ban that's now in effect, and why there's pushback from both sides of the aisle. Also, we'll explain the first evidence presented in Hunter Biden's criminal trial, and what happened in another heated hearing on Capitol Hill. Plus, a setback in the push to use psychedelic drugs as medical treatment, how $99 in gambling cost one MLB player hundreds of thousands of dollars, and who just became the most popular creator on YouTube... Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Get a special deal with Hiya for their best selling children's vitamin: receive 50% off your first order at hiyahealth.com/NEWSWORTHY Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/newsworthy #honeylovepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:46

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Dr. Fauci Grilled, Triple-Digit Heat & Cancer Vaccine- Tuesday, June 4, 2024

6/4/2024
The news to know for Tuesday, June 4, 2024! We'll tell you about President Biden's action that might close the southern border immediately. Also, there was another dramatic hearing on Capitol Hill, this time involving Dr. Anthony Fauci, and a heatwave is set to impact millions of Americans this week. Plus, there is new promising data about a melanoma vaccine; a new policy allows x-rated content on X, and gymnast Simone Biles broke another record. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Get a special deal with Hiya for their best selling children's vitamin: receive 50% off your first order at hiyahealth.com/NEWSWORTHY Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/newsworthy #honeylovepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:12

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Mexico's Historic Election, Men's Birth Control & Concerts Canceled- Monday, June 3, 2024

6/3/2024
The news to know for Monday, June 3, 2024! We'll tell you what former President Trump has to say about his upcoming sentencing and how he'd deal with a potential prison sentence. Also, the son of a sitting U.S. president is going on trial for the first time: what to expect when Hunter Biden faces a federal court today. And we have Israel's response to America's new ceasefire proposal. Plus, how Mexico is poised to make history, the latest research on men's birth control, and which big-name artists are canceling concerts. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Episode Sponsors: Get a special deal with Hiya for their best selling children's vitamin: receive 50% off your first order at hiyahealth.com/NEWSWORTHY Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/newsworthy #honeylovepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:24

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Special Edition: Trump is Guilty. Now What?

6/1/2024
For the first time in American history, a former U.S. president has been convicted of a crime. Today, you’ll hear from a reporter who was inside the courtroom as “guilty” was read out 34 times. Plus, an expert on elections and democracy helps answer common questions about how this verdict impacts both Donald Trump and the 2024 election moving forward, including: Can Trump still run for president? Can he vote? Could he be sent to prison while president? What impact does the appeals process have? And more… Learn more about our guests: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER for ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com Shop the SKIMS T-Shirt Shop at SKIMS.com. Now available in sizes XXS - 4X. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com #DonaldTrump #Guilty #Election

Duration:00:19:00

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Guilty on All Counts, What’s Next for Trump? & Inspirational Feats- Friday, May 31, 2024

5/31/2024
The news to know for Friday, May 31, 2024! For the first time in American history, a former U.S. president has become a convicted felon. What's next for former President Trump and the 2024 presidential campaign? Plus, ChatGPT may have been used by foreign nations to spread disinformation, and Android devices are getting new upgrades. Also, we'll tell you about two huge accomplishments: One from a very smart middle-schooler, the other from a trailblazer who's been breaking barriers for decades. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com Shop the SKIMS T-Shirt Shop at SKIMS.com. Now available in sizes XXS - 4X. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:29

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Jury Deliberations, Girls' Early Puberty & Panda Diplomacy- Thursday, May 30, 2024

5/30/2024
The news to know for Thursday, May 30, 2024! We're telling you about the final stage in a historic criminal trial and what could happen once a jury reaches a verdict. Also, researchers say girls are going through puberty younger than ever. Plus, you can now check your computer for a specific malware impacting millions of people; a professional athlete was just let of the hook from criminal charges, and another U.S. zoo announced it will be welcoming panda bears soon. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com Shop the SKIMS T-Shirt Shop at SKIMS.com. Now available in sizes XXS - 4X. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:31

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Trump Trial Wraps Up, Peanut Allergy Prevention, MLB's Historic Change- Wednesday, May 29, 2024

5/29/2024
The news to know for Wednesday, May 29, 2024! We're talking about two versions of the same story: both sides laid out their final cases in former President Trump's first criminal trial. Also, what's become one of the busiest spring storm seasons in American history keeps pummeling parts of the U.S. Plus, new research could help kids avoid peanut allergies; another popular app is starting to offer free games, and a change could bring up the decades-old argument about who should be considered the greatest baseball players of all time. Those stories and more news to know in about 10 minutes! See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Control Body Odor ANYWHERE with Lume Deodorant and get 15% off with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com Shop the SKIMS T-Shirt Shop at SKIMS.com. Now available in sizes XXS - 4X. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to libsynads@libsyn.com

Duration:00:13:37