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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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Episodes

Navalny’s Mourners Arrested, Credit Card Megamerger & People’s Choice Awards- Tuesday, February 20, 2024

2/20/2024
The news to know for Tuesday, February 20, 2024! We're talking about international outrage over the death of a Russian opposition leader, and who is promising to continue his legacy? Also, we'll explain former President Trump's big legal loss that threatens his fortune and future in business. Plus, a groundbreaking new cancer therapy; a deal that could create the single-biggest American credit card firm; and the movies, shows, and stars who made waves at the People's Choice Awards. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/Newsworthy! #honeylovepod Control Body Odor anywhere with Lume Deodorant and get $5 off off your Starter Pack (that’s over 40% off) with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com! #lumepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:05

Special Edition: Modern Love: Politics, Trends & Lasting Connections

2/17/2024
How have today’s politics and technology influenced dating and relationships? In honor of Valentine’s Day earlier this week, we are talking all about the challenges, myths, and trends of modern love with renowned dating coach Damona Hoffman. 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 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/Newsworthy! #honeylovepod Control Body Odor anywhere with Lume Deodorant and get $5 off off your Starter Pack (that’s over 40% off) with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com! #lumepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com #Dating #Love #Relationships Damona’s book: www.FtheFairyTaleBook.com The Dates & Mates Podcast: https://damonahoffman.com/dates-and-mates-podcast/

Duration:00:17:34

KC Shooting Update, ‘Odie’ Moon Mission & Top NCAA Scorer - Friday, February 16, 2024

2/16/2024
The news to know for Friday, February 16, 2024! We have an update about the motive of that mass shooting at the Chiefs’ Super Bowl victory parade. Also, there are new developments in legal cases involving both President Biden and former President Trump. Why an FBI informant has been arrested, and why top prosecutors are being questioned. Plus: a historic moon mission is now underway, the makers of ChatGPT just came out with what they call ‘Sora,’ and the college basketball player who just had a historic night. Those stories and even more news in just about 10 minutes… See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch This episode is brought to you by ZocDoc.com/newsworthy and DrinkAG1.com/newsworthy To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com

Duration:00:13:07

Victory Parade Shooting, Next Storm Threats & Country Music Crossovers- Thursday, February 15, 2024

2/15/2024
The news to know for Thursday, February 15, 2024! What to know so far about a mass shooting at the Chiefs' Super Bowl celebration, including moments of heroism. Also, what to make of a rare warning from a member of Congress about a national security threat. Plus, the CDC says a small number of pregnant women and children received the wrong vaccines, self-driving cars are being recalled, and popular pop stars are deciding to start singing other kinds of music. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Thanks to our sponsors: Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. 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 Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:09

Mayorkas Impeached, Drivers on Strike & Happy Valentine’s Day- Wednesday, February 14, 2024

2/14/2024
The news to know for Wednesday, February 14, 2024! We're telling you about a historic, controversial impeachment over immigration policies and what happens next. Also, we have an update on the back-and-forth in Congress over sending U.S. aid to war efforts overseas. Plus, why rideshare drivers are going on strike, how much Americans are spending on their valentines today, and how this year's Super Bowl broke records. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Thanks to our sponsors: Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. 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 Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:13

Biggest Snowstorm in Years, Student Aid Confusion & Mardi Gras Celebrations- Tuesday, February 13, 2024

2/13/2024
The news to know for Tuesday, February 13, 2024! We'll tell you about a winter storm bringing the northeast some of its heaviest snow in years. Also, we have a message from President Biden and a key Middle Eastern ally who met face-to-face for the first time since the war in Gaza began. Plus, how a new form from the U.S. government is slowing down the college admissions process, why thousands of flight attendants are joining picket lines across the country, and where some of the biggest Mardi Gras celebrations are happening today. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Thanks to our sponsors: Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. 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 Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:06

Super Bowl Roundup, Severe Storms & Skip the Line - Monday, February 12, 2024

2/12/2024
The news to know for Monday, February 12, 2024! We'll tell you all about Super Bowl LVIII: how this year's win made history, who made cameos during Usher's halftime performance, and how brands took advantage of their especially expensive ad spots. Also, a new record was broken on Wall Street, and a severe storm is headed east this morning. Plus, the Trump campaign is facing backlash from some of America's biggest allies; the Pentagon chief is back in the hospital, and the world's biggest Carnival celebrations are underway now. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Thanks to our sponsors: Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. 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 Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:11

Special Edition: Super Bowl 2024 - Profits, Performers & Swiftie Phenomenon

2/10/2024
An estimated 75% of Americans plan to watch the Super Bowl. But of course, the halftime show - this year featuring Usher - is also a big draw! Joe Pompliano is breaking down the money involved, how performers are chosen, and more. Plus, his take on Taylor Swift mania. 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 Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. This episode was also sponsored by SKIMS: https://www.SKIMS.com To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com #SuperBowl #HalftimeShow #Usher #TaylorSwift Huddle Up newsletter: https://huddleup.substack.com/ The Joe Pomp Show: https://www.joepompliano.com/

Duration:00:15:20

No Charges for Biden, Rare Putin Interview & Scarf Bombing - Friday, February 9, 2024

2/9/2024
The news to know for Friday, February 9, 2024! We’re talking about the special counsel’s new report into President Biden’s classified documents; it doesn’t recommend criminal charges, but Biden could still face political backlash. We’ll tell you why. Plus: a recall impacting food at popular grocery stores (that Erica was personally affected by), how an iconic piece of Paris is making it into this year’s Olympic medals, and what’s at stake at this weekend’s Super Bowl that’s poised to break records. 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 Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch This episode is brought to you by SKIMS: https://www.SKIMS.com and Lume (use promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com) To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com

Duration:00:13:18

Is ‘Trump 2024’ Legal?, Bipartisan Bill Fails & Disney Joins Fortnite- Thursday, February 8, 2024

2/8/2024
The news to know for Thursday, February 8, 2024! We'll tell you about one of the most highly-anticipated cases in front of the U.S. Supreme Court. Starting today, justices are hearing arguments into whether former President Trump should be disqualified from the 2024 presidential race. Also, what's next now that a bipartisan border bill has failed in the Senate? Plus, we'll cover the arguments for and against a new rule cracking down on soot, the long-term impact of Dry January, and Disney's new ventures into football, Fortnite, and Taylor Swift. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: SKIMS: https://www.SKIMS.com ZocDoc: https://www.ZocDoc.com/newsworthy To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:09

Shooter’s Mom Convicted, ‘None of These Candidates’ & Live Sports Hub- Wednesday, February 7, 2024

2/7/2024
The news to know for Wednesday, February 7, 2024! We're talking about the aftermath of a historic storm in California, where it's headed next, and why the threat still isn't over for people in the Golden State. Also, we'll explain the outcome of a first-of-its-kind legal case that tested the limits of who's responsible for a school shooting. Plus, what federal investigators learned about the plane that came apart mid-flight, the details of a new home base for streaming live sports, and why a lot of people are going viral for getting fired. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. This episode was also sponsored by SKIMS: https://www.SKIMS.com To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:08

Dueling NV Contests, King Charles’ Diagnosis & Swift Super Bowl Bets- Tuesday, February 6, 2024

2/6/2024
The news to know for Tuesday, February 6, 2024! We'll tell you what to expect from today's primary elections in Nevada and the caucuses happening there in two days. Also, we'll update you about a record-breaking storm that brought intense rain, flooding, and mudslides to California. Plus, what we know about King Charles' cancer diagnosis, an Ivy League school that's bringing back standardized test requirements, and a new surge in Super Bowl bets that have nothing to do with the game. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Control Body Odor anywhere with Lume Deodorant and get $5 off your Starter Pack (that’s over 40% off) with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com! #lumepod This episode was also sponsored by SKIMS: https://www.SKIMS.com To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:14

U.S. Strikes Back, Raging California Storm & Grammys’ Top Moments- Monday, February 5, 2024

2/5/2024
The news to know for Monday, February 5, 2024! We'll tell you how the U.S. has started retaliating against militia groups in the Middle East. And we'll lay out the details of a new bill that includes some of the most significant border security restrictions Congress has considered in years. Also, what's expected from a rare severe storm impacting millions of people across California? Plus, we're talking about the booming business of beauty products for kids, alternative health strategies going mainstream, and several highlights from last night's Grammy Awards. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider This episode was sponsored by: SKIMS: https://www.SKIMS.com ZocDoc: https://www.ZocDoc.com/newsworthy To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:21

Special Edition: Trump Disqualified? Time to Decide.

2/3/2024
Next week, the U.S. Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments in a historic case about whether former President Donald Trump should be barred from the ballot. Jessica Levinson, a constitutional law professor and host of the Passing Judgment podcast, is here to break it all down. 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 Get 15% off OneSkin with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://www.oneskin.co/ #oneskinpod Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com #SupremeCourt #Trump #Election Passing Judgment: https://www.passingjudgementpod.com/

Duration:00:17:37

Unprecedented Primary, Dog Longevity Study & Amazon’s ‘Rufus’- Friday, February 2, 2024

2/2/2024
The news to know for Friday, February 2, 2024! We're talking about the first major test for President Biden's re-election campaign. What to expect from tomorrow's Democratic primary in South Carolina. Also, Europe's agreement to help Ukraine is now shifting focus to the U.S. And some Israelis are now being cut off from the American financial system. Plus, the shape of your dog's snout could impact their lifespan; Amazon is introducing Rufus, and Punxsutawney Phil is ready for Groundhog Day. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Get 15% off OneSkin with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://www.oneskin.co/ #oneskinpod Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:16

Zuckerberg’s Apology, Students Rebound & Elmo’s Wellness Check- Thursday, February 1, 2024

2/1/2024
The news to know for Thursday, February 1, 2024! We'll tell you about a heated Senate hearing on the dangers of social media, including a rare public apology from Mark Zuckerberg. Also, a rare bipartisan tax bill passed the House, but what are its chances in the Senate? And the Fed made another decision about interest rates and previewed what to expect in the coming months. Plus, the first better-than-expected report about student scores post-pandemic, why a bunch of today's most popular songs are disappearing from TikTok, and one question from Elmo sparked a trending conversation online. We'll explain. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Get 15% off OneSkin with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://www.oneskin.co/ #oneskinpod Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:37

Historic Impeachment Vote, Alaska Snow Records & Elton John Wins Again- Wednesday, January 31, 2024

1/31/2024
The news to know for Wednesday, January 31, 2024! We're talking about a big step toward impeaching President Biden's border chief and what's holding up a deal for immigration reform. Also, we'll tell you why another member of Congress is facing a criminal investigation and what's behind the so-called "siege" of Paris. Plus, the CDC is calling for change in response to a historic rise in one STI; Alaska is breaking snow records this year, and Elton John is going from an EGOT to an EGGOT. We'll tell you about his latest accolade. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Get 15% off OneSkin with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://www.oneskin.co/ #oneskinpod Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:50

Deadly Drone Mix-Up, Top Skater Banned & Most-Streamed Shows- Tuesday, January 30, 2024

1/30/2024
The news to know for Tuesday, January 30, 2024! We'll tell you how a mix-up may have led to the attack that killed three American soldiers. Also, a new storm system could cause more monumental flooding on the West Coast. And an unprecedented international sports drama seems to be ending with new gold medals for Team USA. Plus, how Amelia Earhart's long-lost plane may have been found, why the creator of ChatGPT is working with a children's safety organization, and what Americans streamed more than anything else last year. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Get 15% off OneSkin with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://www.oneskin.co/ #oneskinpod Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:25

American Troops Killed, Trump Owes $83M+ & Super Bowl Set- Monday, January 29, 2024

1/29/2024
The news to know for Monday, January 29, 2024! We'll explain what happened that killed American troops in the Middle East and the verdict in the latest trial involving former President Trump. Also, why might filing your taxes early protect you from fraud? Plus, we'll tell you which two teams are heading to the Super Bowl, why fans are trying to protect Taylor Swift from an AI trend, and what can fit on the world's largest cruise ship as it sets sail for the first time. See sources: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/shownotes Sign-up for our bonus weekly email: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/email Become an INSIDER and get ad-free episodes: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider Get 15% off OneSkin with the code NEWSWORTHY at https://www.oneskin.co/ #oneskinpod Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3+K2 AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase exclusively at drinkAG1.com/newsworthy. To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com Get The NewsWorthy merch here: https://www.theNewsWorthy.com/merch

Duration:00:13:23

Special Edition: Streaming in 2024 – Ads, Live Sports, Movies & More

1/27/2024
Today, we’re talking all about streaming services and the trends affecting customers– from finding our favorite TV series, to when we get to watch Hollywood movies at home, and a deep dive into live sports on streaming. I’m speaking with renowned industry expert Dan Rayburn. 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 Get 20% OFF Honeylove by going to honeylove.com/Newsworthy! #honeylovepod Control Body Odor anywhere with Lume Deodorant and get $5 off off your Starter Pack (that’s over 40% off) with promo code NEWSWORTHY at LumeDeodorant.com! #lumepod To advertise on our podcast, please reach out to sales@advertisecast.com #Streaming #Movies #Entertainment The Dan Rayburn Podcast: http://danrayburnpodcast.com Dan's Streaming Media Blog: https://www.streamingmediablog.com/

Duration:00:19:57