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Published each weekday at 6.00am, The Squiz is a uniquely Aussie look at the news. Opinion-free but with personality we're designed to fit into your morning routine - perfect for the commute, the gym or over a morning coffee. Need another reason to listen? The Squiz Today podcast was listed on Appl…

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    Monday, 5 December: Clashing over coal; Higgins lashes the legal system; The Socceroos lasting legacy; And a record breaking globe trotter

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 4, 2022 11:13


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics, including this episode about the ongoing protests in Iran. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties! Newshounds - an 8-part media literacy journey teaching primary-school students how to recognise misinformation and disinformation when they come across it. Join Squiz-E the Newshound as he sniffs out fishy stories on the internet and teaches kids to STOP, THINK and CHECK.

    Saturday Squiz, 3 December 2022: The Socceroos new golden generation, Phillip Lowe apologises and the book we can't put down

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 18:41


    This week Bryce joins Kate to chat about all things Socceroos, how the current team is different from Australia's 2006 team and the upcoming sentencing of former Theranos President, Sunny Balwani. Plus, the royal book we can't put down and our thoughts on the latest season of White Lotus. LINKS: Elon Musk tweets his bedside table Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou Our new Squiz Recommends webpage, featuring all our fave picks from 2022. And sign up to Squiz Today to receive our monthly newsletter. The Palace Papers by Tina Brown The Paper Palace by Miranda Cowley Heller The Swimmers on Netflix White Lotus Season 2 on Binge Our media literacy program for teachers and kids, Newshounds Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the upcoming US midterm elections. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties! Credits: Hosts: Kate Watson and Bryce Corbett Producer: Annelise Taylor

    Friday, 2 December: Our World Cup dreams stay alive; A William Tyrrell suspect sues; When Australia meets Finland; And the tunes we croon

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 11:24


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. #Sponsored Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report.  You can see the Squiz Recommends here - it's all the things Squizers are buying, reading, cooking and watching in one place. If you've been affected by the Medibank hack, you can visit the company's support site here. You can find the recipe for pasta with zucchini flowers and pecorino here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 1 December: Some good news for the economy; Our former PM is censured; A high-profile Chinese leader dies; And Socceroos steal the win

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 10:23


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. #Sponsored Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report.  You can listen to the Moon Settlement Squiz Shortcut here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 30 November: Morrison set to be censured; China tries to stifle protestors; An epic eruption; And Christmas decor in the House

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 11:08


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. #Sponsored Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report.  You can listen to the Squiz Shortcut on Morrison's multiple ministries here. See photos of the 2022 White House Christmas display here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 29 November: Australia's terror threat is downgraded; Pollies have a big week ahead; A hit to retail spending; And a technicolour house goes on sale

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 9:24


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. #Sponsored Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report.  You can see photos of the Butterfly House in California here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Monday, 28 November: The Industrial Relations bill is set to pass; Daniel Andrews wins a third term; COVID protests rock China; And a new Miss Universe

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 27, 2022 11:23


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. #Sponsored Click here to find out more about Woolworths Group's 2022 Regional Report.  #Sponsored Click here to find out more about Amazon Flex and links to the products Janet and Kate discuss in the interview.   Dad's Special Spice Mix  Small business deals  Backslap Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Saturday Squiz, 26 November 2022: A bachelor's handbag, Elon Musk and Twitter... and we won an award!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2022 17:17


    Saturday Squiz is is your shortcut to being informed weekend-style. This week we chat about the bachelor's handbag, Elon Musk and the Twitter saga and Labor's Industrial Relations Bill. Also, the Sean Turnell interview we're listening to and The Squiz won an award. LINKS: 'Bachelor's handbag' finalist for Macquarie 2022 Word of the Year How I survived 650 days in Myanmar jail - The Front podcast with Sean Turnell Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the upcoming US midterm elections. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties! Credits: Hosts: Claire Kimball and Kate Watson Producer: Annelise Taylor

    Friday, 25 November: Victorians head to the polls; An Aussie is locked up in Iran; Protecting our plonk; And getting trendy with food

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2022 10:38


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. You can listen to the Victorian election Squiz Shortcut here. Find out more about Happy Boxes and the work they're doing here. #Sponsored: Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 24 November: Turning over Trump's taxes; Making Ukraine invincible; Qantas profits fly; And its bin chickens versus cane toads

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 10:49


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. You can listen to the Victorian Election Squiz Shortcut here. Find out more about Happy Boxes and the work they're doing here. #Sponsored: Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 23 November: Driving down electric vehicle prices; A close call in the Solomons; Better the Bob you know; And a Furphy fetches a fortune

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2022 11:02


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. #Sponsored: Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report.  Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 22 November: A dramatic escalation in Iran; Wild weather go away; Young Kiwis push to vote; And living a lunar life

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2022 10:54


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Find out more about Happy Boxes and the work they're doing here. #Sponsored Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Monday, 21 November: Trouble at Twitter; A Silicon Valley sentencing; We are the champions; And it's time to let rip

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 20, 2022 11:01


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties! Sponsored Link: Click here to find out more about Woolworth Group's 2022 Regional Report.

    Saturday Squiz, 19 November 2022: The G20 wash-up, Kath and Kim returns and our fave sunscreen

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 16:04


    Saturday Squiz is is your shortcut to being informed weekend-style. This week we chat about floods, Taylor Swift's MTV EMAs outfit and the G20 wash-up. Plus a look at what's coming up in the week ahead and the sunscreen we can't get enough of at Squiz HQ. LINKS: Tayor Swift's European Music Awards outfit Chinese President Xi Jinping confronts Canadian leader Justin Trudeau This week's Squiz Shortcut on the Qatar FIFA World Cup Kath & Kim are back this Sunday and Monday nights and their warm-up chat with Sonia Kruger is a crack Claire's favourite Queen Screen sunscreen from Ultra Violette Guardian's Ben Roberts-Smith v the Media podcast Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the upcoming US midterm elections. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties! Credits: Hosts: Claire Kimball and Kate Watson Producer: Annelise Taylor

    Friday, 18 November: A long-awaited homecoming; A verdict on the downing of MH17; Republicans take the House; And a pancake surprise

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2022 11:25


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. You can listen to the World Cup Squiz Shortcut here. Find the recipe for Eun Hee An's spring onion pancakes with jamón here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 17 November: Calls for calm in Poland; Trump announces his presidential run; More deadly flooding; And Beyonce keeps her crown

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2022 10:30


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 16 November: Albanese meets with Xi; More record flooding; Djokovic is set to return; And we're ditching the dinner party

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 10:52


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Link: Click here to find out how you can donate your pre-loved fashions to the Uber and Red Cross Clothing Drive Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics, including a recent episode unpacking the G20. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 15 November: A chat with China; The wild weather returns; Christmas shopping in November; And a long wait for a Japanese snack

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2022 10:56


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Monday, 14 November: Ukrainians celebrate a key win; A chat with China; Democrats hang onto the US Senate; And raging with rodents

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 13, 2022 9:58


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Saturday Squiz Ep1: Your shortcut to being informed, weekend-style…

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 14:54


    Saturday Squiz is is your shortcut to being informed weekend-style. Hosted by the original Squiz podcast team of Claire Kimball and Kate Watson, we lift the lid on the news conversations we've been having throughout the week. We also get you ahead of the game by previewing what's coming up in the week of news. And stick around at the end of the podcast for Squiz Recommends - where we give you recommendations on what we're reading, listening and watching at Squiz HQ.   Links: A cheat's guide to the blood moon Allure Magazine's interview with Jennifer Aniston Kate's pull-on wide leg pants from Country Road Pattipinkcake's Instagram profile Our Women and News Report Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the upcoming US midterm elections. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Friday, 11 November: Chris Dawson's back in court; The Medibank hackers reveal their demands; The US Midterms drag on; And rock n rolling in cash

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 10:12


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS:  Explore Friday Lites here - including the chocolate ricotta cake recipe. If you're keen to pick up some rock n roll memorabilia, you can check out the auction catalogue here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the upcoming US midterm elections. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 10 November: The Medibank hack takes a wild turn; Holding back a red wave; Controversy before the World Cup; And giving up the royals for love

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 10:28


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. If you've been affected by the Medibank hack, you can get help from Medibank support or Scamwatch. You can listen to the Squiz Shortcut about the G20 summit here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 9 November: America votes in the midterm elections; The Medibank saga continues; Consumer confidence goes down; And a right Royal drama returns

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 11:04


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. You can listen to the US midterms Squiz Shortcut here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 8 November: More problems for Medibank; The US midterm elections kick off; Sniffling through spring; And a special sight in the skies tonight

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 10:28


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. If you've been affected by the Medibank hack: 24/7 Medicare support site and tips from Scamwatch to protect yourself. If you want to find out the best time to see tonight's blood moon lunar eclipse where you are, click here. Read The Squiz's Women and News Report here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Monday, 7 November: World leaders meet for the climate; An Aussie killed in Ukraine; Flooding continues in New South Wales; And researching life on other planets

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 6, 2022 11:06


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Friday, 4 November: A new twist in the Tyrrell case; An assassination attempt on Imran Khan; Why we shouldn't be fooled by blue skies; And some great cheese

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2022 10:30


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Explore Friday Lites here - including the burrata pasta recipe. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the upcoming US midterm elections. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 3 November: North Korean missiles fired; Vigils for Cassius; Paying for Twitter; And a few shonky deals

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2022 10:54


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 2 November: Putting bombers up north; Interest rates rise again; Ukrainians queue for essentials; And a muddy Melbourne Cup

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2022 9:46


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINK: See some of the Melbourne Cup fashion on show yesterday. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 1 November: Brazil elects a new president; Australia's crowd crush victim is named; Interest rates set to go up; And the Melbourne Cup's going down

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2022 10:41


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Monday, 31 October: A deadly crush in Seoul; Fears over election violence in America; Remembering Cassius Turvey; And some big spending for Halloween

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 30, 2022 10:26


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics, including a recent episode on the ongoing protests in Iran. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Friday, 28 October: A mistrial for Lehrmann; The Socceroos call out Qatar; Elon Musk's new title; And an American horror story

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 10:28


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Explore Friday Lites here - including the steak tacos recipe. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including this week's episode unpacking the budget. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 27 October: The Medibank hack worsens; Inflation on the rise; Kanye kicked to the curb; And a nation of nannas

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2022 11:12


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINK: Medibank's support service for customers concerned about the cyberattack Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics, including this week's episode breaking down the Federal Budget Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 26 October: Breaking down the Budget; No rest for Sunak; Planning your post; And kits off for a good cause

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 10:53


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 25 October: Get set for tonight's Budget; Another new Prime Minister for the UK; Ups and downs in the flood crisis; And did somebody call for a doctor?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 11:43


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Link: Claire's prawn linguine recipe to keep you sustained on Budget night Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties! 

    Monday, 24 October: Xi goes for 3; Floods and more floods; Lining up for the job of PM of the UK; And introducing Newshounds...

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 23, 2022 10:47


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. NEWSHOUNDS - media literacy for kids Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including a recent episode about cybersecurity and data hacks. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Friday, 21 October: Liz Truss is out; Another wet and wild weekend; A senior Greens senator steps down; And counting down to Midnights

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2022 11:14


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Explore Friday Lites here - including Claire's beetroot and parsnip gratin recipe. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including a recent episode about cybersecurity and data hacks. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 20 October: Climbing protests in Iran; Ukraine faces a cold winter; Proof that mozzies think you're extra tasty; And somebody call Samuel L. Jackson

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 11:11


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Check out Tourism Australia's new 10-minute short film encouraging international visitors here Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the new episode on the protests in Iran. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 19 October: Diamonds clash with the miners; Australia changes tack in Israel; The Booker Prize winner is announced; And Eurovision is down 2 entrants

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2022 11:03


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 18 October: An investigation into Medicare rorts; Drone attacks hit Ukraine's capital; Former cabinet ministers take the stand; And 100 years of the BBC

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 11:21


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINK: Click here to watch the live stream of Uncle Jack Charles' State Funeral Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties! 

    Monday, 17 October: China's President to get 5 more years; Financial relief for flooded Aussies; Goodbye Robbie Coltrane; And a festival of twins

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 16, 2022 11:07


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Friday, 14 October: Some solace after the Sandy Hook school massacre; Ukraine's fight in the skies; Qantas's profits take off; And getting merry with berries

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2022 11:07


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Explore Friday Lites here - including Claire's berry pudding recipe. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 13 October: Having fun with the census; Ukraine asks Australia for help; The top Aussie universities; And the fattest bear of them all

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2022 11:27


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: If you're in need of a zen workout, look no further than Angela Lansbury's Positive Vibes video. Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including this week's episode on the 20th anniversary of the Bali bombings. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 12 October: 20 years since terror came to Bali; Allies rally around Ukraine; Revving up for an electric ute; And a reason to put your kilt on

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2022 10:55


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics, including this week's special on the 20th Anniversary of the Bali bombings which is out now. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 11 October: Japan's border finally reopens; Kyiv comes under attack; Another soggy summer ahead; And proof that men don't listen

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 11:25


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Monday, 10 October: A bridge too far for Russia; NSW is back underwater; Ricciardo is left without a ride; And kangaroo paws are smoothing out our wrinkles

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 9, 2022 10:27


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Friday, 7 October: A tragedy in Thailand; Locking down our data; It's Deja-vu for The Star; And some fat bears magic

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 11:10


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Explore Friday Lites here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the new British PM Liz Truss Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 6 October: A delicate meeting in Canberra; Brittany Higgins' harrowing evidence; A big missile contest in Korea; And the blues are a-callin' again

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2022 11:41


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode on the Optus data hack and cyber security. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Wednesday, 5 October: A smaller than expected interest rate hike; Ukraine takes more territory from Russia; Pushing to preserve our native animals; And Australia's best pie!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2022 11:41


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Links: If you're wondering how to explain the wild weather to kids (or just want your own fun explainer), this week's Squiz Kids Shortcuts about La Niña is out today. Get that and more Squiz Kids Subscriber Specials on Apple.   If you missed Elon Musk's Twitter poll on how to resolve the war in Ukraine, and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's response, you can find them here. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Tuesday, 4 October: The Aussies returning from Syria; Bruce Lehrmann's trial is set to begin; The scale of the Optus data hack is revealed; And why Bruce Willis isn't selling his face

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 10:51


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Friday, 30 September: Australia's most powerful people; Hurricane Ian is battering Florida; Another big weekend of sport ahead; and it's international podcast day

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 11:35


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Explore Friday Lites here. Squiz Survey - Last chance - Enter for your chance to win and help us out in the process! Other things we do: Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode about the new British PM Liz Truss Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

    Thursday, 29 September: Pain at the petrol pump; Florida bracing for impact; Optus pushed to pay up; And some toxic toads

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2022 11:34


    The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. More details and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Click here to get it in your inbox each weekday morning. LINKS: Squiz Survey - Please take 5 minutes to fill this out to help us improve, and you might even win a prize..! Squiz Shortcuts - a weekly explainer on big news topics - including the latest episode discussing all of Russian President Vladimir Putin's latest moves in Ukraine. Squiz Kids - a news podcast for curious kids. Age-appropriate news without the nasties!

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