Award-winning broadcast journalist and former CBS News reporter Erica Mandy is on a mission to help people stay informed in a convenient, unbiased and less depressing way with the daily news podcast, The NewsWorthy. The show provides a wide variety of the day's news in just 10 minutes each weekday with a “fast, fair, fun” approach. In the past year, The NewsWorthy has been named a 'Best Podcast' by Harper's Bazaar, recommended as a 'Best News App' by Fast Company, featured as a 'Can't Miss' podcast on Stitcher, and more. Host Erica Mandy is one of the first podcasters to partner with Podfund, a company that invests in extraordinary emerging podcasters, and she was named one of "50 Women Changing the World in Media & Entertainment" in 2018 by a nonprofit working toward gender equity in America.
The news to know for Wednesday, February 24th, 2021! We'll tell you about: a grand jury's decision not to charge officers involved in a controversial and deadly police incident the rollover crash that put Tiger Woods in the hospital more COVID-19 vaccines on the way what new data shows about college enrollment how the USPS is going high-tech Those stories and more in about 10 minutes!  Head to 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 and  Get ad-free episodes and support the show by becoming an INSIDER:        Sources: Capitol Hill Security Hearing: Politico, The Hill, AP, CBS News, FOX News   No Charges in Daniel Prude Death: NY Times, WSJ, ABC News, AP Tiger Woods Hospitalized: AP, ESPN, WaPo, NY Times Vaccine-Makers Boost Shipments: WaPo, Axios, AP, Politico, Full Hearing College Enrollment Slumps: Bloomberg, Forbes, St. Louis Fed Southern Baptists Oust Churches: AP, Axios, NY Times, Pastor Statement Facebook to Lift Australia News Ban: AP, Axios, WSJ, Facebook USPS Unveils New Mail Trucks: The Verge, Cnet, Reuters, USPS Work Wednesday: Blue Collar Jobs Booming: WSJ, Fox Business
The news to know for Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021! We have updates about: the latest investigation into the Capitol riot: who is speaking publicly for the first time the U.S. Supreme Court's decision about former President Trump's tax returns another twist in the story of a notorious drug cartel boss: what is wife is accused of doing who is set to become the youngest American in space what could give the movie business a boost in the coming months a legendary music group breaking up after three decades together Those stories and more in just 10 minutes! Head to or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today. This episode is brought to you by and  Thanks to The NewsWorthy INSIDERS for your support! Become one here:        Sources: Senate Inquiry Into Capitol Riot: NY Times, WaPo, WUSA, Axios SCOTUS Rules on Trump Taxes: WSJ, NY Times, AP, Supreme Court El Chapo’s Wife Arrested: AP, NBC News, AJC, Justice Dept. Biden Addresses 500K Deaths: NPR, Politico, CBS News, USA Today, Axios TX Tax Deadline Extended WSJ, USA Today, IRS FCC Proposes Emergency Broadband Plan: TechCrunch, NY Times, Axios, FCC NY Theaters to Reopen Soon: CNBC, The Verge, Deadline, Gov. Cuomo Six Flags Reopening Plan: CNN, The Hill, Six Flags 2nd Crew Member of All-Civilian Flight: Axios, AP, NY Times, Inspiration4 Daft Punk Breaks Up: Variety, NY Times, FOX News, Epilogue Video
The news to know for Monday, February 22nd, 2021! What to know about: a COVID-19 milestone that will likely have President Biden speaking to the nation tonight the latest timeline and debate surrounding more economic relief an update from Texas: what could get worse and where there's been a lot of progress an engine exploding mid-flight what major companies are pledging to do by 2025 a teacher who broke a world record Those stories and more in just 10 minutes! Head to or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today. This episode is brought to you by and  Become a NewsWorthy INSIDER! Learn more at         Sources: U.S. to Hit 500K COVID Deaths: AP, NY Times, Politico, Axios, Johns Hopkins Winter Storm Aftermath: CNN, AP, NBC News, Weather Channel, PowerOutage.US  Mid-Air Plane Engine Fire: Denver Post, AP, USA Today, Reuters, FOX Business Relief Bill Next Steps: Politico, WaPo, CNN, FOX News, KC Star Some Vaccines Effective After One Dose: WSJ, NBC News, Reuters Kroger Closing Stores Over Hazard Pay: WaPo, Business Insider, Fox Business Silicon Valley Diversity Pledge: MarketWatch, KGO, SF Chronicle Australian Open Winners: AP, ESPN, WSJ, NY Times Youngest Woman to Row Solo Across an Ocean: BBC, USA Today, ABC News, Jasmine Harrison Money Monday: More Credit Report Errors Reported: NY Times, CFPB Dispute Templates
Today we’re talking about the impact of virtual schooling on students. We discuss why (and how much) some children are falling behind, what schools have to consider other than safety when returning to in-person learning, and some practical solutions, including what parents can do right now.    This episode is brought to you by and Get ad-free episodes by becoming an insider:   
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