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Creation Date January 10th, 2019
Updated Date Updated July 3rd, 2019
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If you like The Daily by The New York Times, you’re in luck, because many other large, and small, news organizations have started short-form daily news podcasts. There are different formats including briefly covering a bunch of topics, single episode documentaries, and combinations of those and more.

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This is what the news should sound like. The biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world. Hosted by Michael Barbaro. Twenty minutes a day, five days a week, ready by 6 a.m.

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News comes at you fast. Join us at the end of your day to understand it. Monday to Friday. All killer, no filler. Hosted by Sean Rameswaram. Featuring the finest explainers from Vox and more. Produced by Vox and Stitcher, and part of the Vox Media Podcast Network.
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A mini documentary on a single topic with expert guests and a fun delivery including parody songs and other gags.
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Post Reports is the daily podcast from The Washington Post. Unparalleled reporting. Expert insight. Clear analysis. Everything you’ve come to expect from the newsroom of The Post. For your ears. Martine Powers is your host, asking the questions you didn’t know you wanted answered. Published weekdays by 5 p.m. Eastern time.
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The format includes 2-4 main topics per day from the journalism of The Washington Post, so there are great investigations into the White House, but don’t expect any negative stories about Amazon.
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Front Burner is your essential daily news podcast, brought to you by CBC News & CBC Podcasts. Every weekday, award-winning investigative journalist Jayme Poisson takes you deep into the stories shapin ...
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🇨🇦 Just like The Daily, but Canadian. It’s supposed to be about Canada, and it mostly is, but it’s commonly focused on the dumpster fire to their south as well.
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NPR's Up First is the news you need to start your day. The biggest stories and ideas — from politics to pop culture — in 10 minutes. Hosted by Rachel Martin, David Greene, Noel King and Steve Inskeep, with reporting and analysis from NPR News. Available weekdays by 6 a.m. ET. Subscribe and listen, then support your local NPR station at donate.npr.org.
The problem with the news right now? It’s everywhere. And each day, it can feel like we’re all just mindlessly scrolling. It’s why we created What Next. This short daily show is here to help you make sense of things. When the news feels overwhelming, we’re here to help you answer: What next? Look for new episodes every weekday morning.
The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends
Retropod is a show for history lovers, featuring stories about the past, rediscovered. Host Mike Rosenwald introduces you to history’s most colorful characters - forgotten heroes, overlooked villains, dreamers, explorers, world changers. Available every weekday morning.
Every good story starts local. So that’s where we start. The Bay is storytelling for daily news. KQED host Devin Katayama talks with reporters to help us make sense of what’s happening in the Bay Area. One story. One conversation. One idea.
Weekly Standard Podcasts deliver unique analysis of the events shaping the news and the world today - from a conservative perspective. Host Michael Graham leads an all-star roster of the best conservative thinkers including: Bill Kristol, Fred Barnes, Stephen F. Hayes, Andy Ferguson, Jonathan Last, and many more. Learn more about The Weekly Standard and our weekly magazine at WeeklyStandard.com
A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. Powered by ABC News. Hosted by Brad Mielke. Winner of the 2019 Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Innovation.
One big question about one big story from the news - and beyond - every weekday. Tina Daheley and Matthew Price search for answers that will change the way we see the world.
De dagelijkse nieuwspodcast van het FD en BNR. De belangrijkste nieuwsverhalen van de redactie verteld door onze journalisten en specialisten. Mark Beekhuis neemt je mee de nieuwsvloer op.
Bloomberg TicToc is a global news network re-imagining news for the world we live in now. Taking the day's top stories and breaking them down for you. Come curious. Leave smarter. Hosted by TicToc’s Alexis Benveniste (@apbenven), Andrew Mach (@andrewjmach) and Jennifer Zabasajja (@jenniferlaurenz). For more, follow us @tictoc.

Daily tech news:

The day's tech news, every day at 5pm. From Techmeme.com, Silicon Valley's most-read news source. 15 minutes and you're up to date.
The essential tech news you need every day in 10 minutes or less.
This is daily Apple news. Monday through Friday, Ken Ray brings commute-sized tech news to the podsphere. If it's Apple news, Apple-related news, or news related to Apple-related news, you'll hear about it here. News you'll like... this is Mac OS Ken.
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Completely Apple focused, but with humor.
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Daily economy news:

The economy explained. Imagine you could call up a friend and say, "Meet me at the bar and tell me what's going on with the economy." Now imagine that's actually a fun evening.
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A little show about big ideas. From the people who make Planet Money, The Indicator helps you make sense of what's happening today. It's a quick hit of insight into work, business, the economy, and everything else. Listen weekday afternoons.
A rundown of the most important global business stories you need to know for the coming day, from the newsroom of the Financial Times. Available every weekday morning.

And if you’re sick and tired of all these daily news podcasts:

From the (fictional) Center for Inquisitive Journalism, “reporter” Gabe Sunday presents a "news" program which attempts to answer the question: "What times are we living in?" It's like the New York Daily but with dirty musical sequences and guest stars like: Jeff Davis, Johnny Pemberton, Dana Snyder, Ron Lynch, Sydney Steinberg, Steve Agee, Corey Podell, Jon Eidson, Nick Smith and more...