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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


GOP Protest, Computing Breakthrough & YouTube’s Interactive Film (+ New Travel Requirements) - Thursday, October 24th, 2019

The news to know for Thursday, October 24th, 2019!

Today, we're talking about Republican lawmakers protesting the impeachment inquiry, more blackouts in California, and what Facebook's CEO said about its cryptocurrency and political ads.

Plus: Google claims its had a major computing breakthrough and YouTube teases its first ever interactive film...

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 new travel requirements coming soon. We're breaking down "Real ID" and what you might want to do now to get ahead.

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

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Republicans Protest Impeachment Hearing: NYT, ABC News, Politico, WSJ

‘Permanent’ Ceasefire in Syria: FOX News, Reuters, The Guardian 

Human Smuggling Tragedy: AP, NBC News, Washington Post

More California Blackouts: NBC News, WSJ, LA Times

 Zuckerberg Faces Congress: CBS News, Axios, CNBC

Google’s Computing Breakthrough: CNN, The Verge, Cnet, NBC News

Digital Wellbeing Apps: Gizmodo, 9to5Google, Android Police

Youtube’s First Interactive Film: Variety, Engadget

Verizon Offers Free Disney+: CNBC, ABC News, Variety


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