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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


Russia Gov’t Resigns, First Living Robots & Hall of Fame Inductees (+ Royal Exit Explained) - Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The news to know for Thursday, January 16th, 2020!

We're talking about everything from the impeachment trial to why Russia's government officials all just resigned to a landmark (but controversial) vote in Virginia.

Plus: tiny, living robots are now a thing and which artists made it into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame...

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 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stepping back from their royal roles. Our guest is royal expert and CNN royal commentator Victoria Arbiter.

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

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Impeachment Trial: CBS News, NYT, The Hill, Fox News, Politico

US & China Trade Deal: WSJ, ABC News, The Hill

Stock Market Up: Market Watch, AP

Russia Government Resigns: NYT, NBC News, CNN

Smoke Spreading: CNN, ABC News, Weather Channel 

Equal Rights Amendment: Washington Post, CBS News, NPR

Romaine Lettuce Safe: USA Today, The Hill

World’s First Living Robots: CNN, Engadget

Ninja Gets Fornite Character: Cnet, Business Insider

Spotify Playlist for Pets: The Verge, Billboard, Spotify for Pets

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductees: Variety, Rolling Stone

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