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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 pol… read more


Quid Pro Quo, Uber Recording Audio & Grammy Nominations (+ Less Stressful Political Conversations) - Thursday, November 21st, 2019

The news to know for Thursday, November 21st, 2019!

We're down to the last couple of witnesses in the impeachment investigation: what to know about it today. Also, we're talking about another rare moment for the royal family and a rare outburst of shooting stars expected tonight.

Plus: Uber's plan to record during your ride, Paypal's biggest purchase ever, and who got the most Grammy nominations...

Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes!

Then, hang out after the news for Thing to Know Thursday's bonus interview about how to have less stressful political conversations during the holidays. You'll hear from two guests about why we're so partisan in America today, why it's important to keep talking to each other, and their research-backed advice about how to have more productive, less stressful conversations.

Head to to read more about our guests and any of the stories mentioned in this episode.

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Impeachment Hearing Takeaways: Washington Post, CNN, Fox News, ABC News, The Hill, NYT, NPR

Dem Debate Recap: Washington Post, WSJ, NBC News, CNN

Prince Andrew Steps Away: BBC, Vox

“Unicorn” Meteor Shower: USA Today, CNN

Google’s Political Ads: WSJ, TechCrunch, Google

PayPal Acquires Honey: CNBC, WSJ

Uber to Record Audio: Cnet, Washington Post, Gizmodo

Grammy Nominations: Entertainment Tonight, Variety

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