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Erica Mandy

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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!

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AUG 7, 2020
Trump Targets TikTok, NRA Corruption Lawsuit & ‘A League of Their Own’ Reboot- Friday, August 7th, 2020
The news to know for Friday, August 7th, 2020!  We’re covering: President Trump's formal action that could effectively ban WeChat and TikTok what could save them both why the New York attorney general is gunning for the NRA how the influential gun-rights organization is fighting back how many NFL players are opting out this season why hundreds of thousands of people are getting together in South Dakota the iconic movie from the '90s getting a reboot 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 CastleGrade - use discount code NEWS Become a NewsWorthy INSIDER! Learn more at  www.TheNewsWorthy.com/insider     Sources: Trump Bans ByteDance Business: NBC News, The Verge, WaPo, USA Today U.S. Lifts Global Travel Advisory: CNN, AP, Reuters, USA Today How the U.S. COVID-19 Outbreak Compares: NPR, Newsweek, CNN, Johns Hopkins WHO Chief on “Vaccine Nationalism”: NBC News, Al Jazeera, Reuters NY AG Aims to Dissolve NRA: NY Times, NBC News, FOX News, Reuters, AP NOAA Hurricane Season Outlook: NY Times, CNN, Axios, WaPo 66 Players Opt Out of NFL Season: AP, ESPN, CBS Sports Sturgis Rally Begins: CNN, NY Times, WaPo, Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Twitter Labels Government Accounts: Engadget, BBC USA Today, Twitter 'E! News' Canceled: CNN, USA Today, Entertainment Weekly, Instagram 'A League of Their Own' Reboot: Variety, Bustle ‘Mulan’ Skips Theaters: Vox, WSJ Feel Good Friday - 96-Year Old Graduates: Reuters, NY Times, People
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AUG 6, 2020
Beirut Blast Arrests, Mail-in Voting Debate & Instagram Reels - Thursday, August 6th, 2020
The news to know for Thursday, August 6th, 2020! What to know today about: the aftermath of the Beirut explosion and the international effort to help the city how the world is looking back on the Hiroshima bombing 75 years later new controversy and confusion surrounding mail-in voting which state is the first to roll out Apple and Google's contact tracing technology Instagram's version of Tiktok 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 www.Blinkist.com/news. Thanks to The NewsWorthy Insiders! Become one here: www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider         Sources: Beirut Explosion Investigation: AP, ABC News, WSJ, CBS News 75 Years Since Hiroshima: WaPo, USA Today, NY Times, AP New Chicago Schools Reopening Plan: Chicago Tribune, CNN, Reuters, WSJ High School Sports Status: CBS Sports, NFHS  UConn Cancels Football: AP, ESPN, NY Times, Axios, UConn COVID-19 Outbreaks: Johns Hopkins, NBC News, CBS News Trump/RNC Sue Nevada: CNN, CBS News, AP, The Hill Trump Encourages Florida Mail-in Voting: AP, NBC News, CBS News, Trump Tweet Virginia Rolls out Pandemic App: AP, Engadget, Reuters, Axios Instagram Reels Launches: The Verge, NYT, WSJ, Instagram Samsung Unveils New Phones: Reuters, Engadget, AP PGA Championship Begins: CBS Sports, ESPN, CNN Thing to Know Thursday: Antibodies: Dictionary.com, Science Alert, Live Science, CDC
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AUG 5, 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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