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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


Trial Delayed, Landmark Robocall Law & Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - Friday, December 20th, 2019

The news to know for Friday, December 20th, 2019! 

What to know today about why the Senate trial could be delayed, new information about smartphone tracking, and the new tools to help you avoid robocalls.

Plus: the first official day of winter, Facebook's latest big project, and it's a big weekend for Star Wars….

 Those stories and many more in less than 10 minutes!

Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. 

Head to or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today.

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Impeachment Trial Delayed?: NYT, Washington Post, WSJ, ABC News, CNBC

Dem Debate: POLITICO, Politico, NBC News, Washington Post

Tracking Your Location: NYT (info), NYT (what to do) 

Landmark Robocall Law: The Hill, The Verge, AP

Winter Begins: Vox, USA Today


US Obesity Rate: CNN, TIME

Facebook Bans Census Disinformation: WaPo

Facebook Operating System: TechCrunch, Engadget, Bloomberg, The Information

Star Wars Final Chapter: Hollywood Reporter, Variety

Eddie Murphy Returns to SNL: People, Deadline

Miss America 2019: Yahoo Lifestyle, E! News, NPR


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