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    Elon Musk is going to war with Apple — Nov 29

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 3:42


    Hosts Dave Smith and Rebeca Ibarra are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Elon Musk is going to war with Apple [Share] Biden calls on Congress to adopt railroad deal [Share] Senate has final vote on codifying same-sex and interracial marriage [Share] Banks look to reimburse Zelle scam victims [Share] WHO renames Monkeypox [Share] Talk to you soon!

    Two Headlines and Lie, plus changing dating norms - Nov 25th

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2022 13:08


    Welcome! Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] This 62 year old only dates men in their 20s [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Thanksgiving Special Edition - November 24

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2022 7:27


    We're enjoying the holiday but here's a conversation about Casey DeSantis, Governor Ron DeSantis' wife Welcome! Casey DeSantis, Florida's 'co-governor' [Share] Happy Thanksgiving!

    Herschel Walker's latest gaffe — November 23

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 8:36


    Hosts Dave Smith and Rebeca Ibarra are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Markets are still waiting for the Fed pivot [Share] Herschel Walker's latest gaffe [Share] Prince Harry and Meghan Markle docuseries coming to Netflix [Share] The Trump Organization's secret Christmas bonuses [Share] Dog born in 2000 is world's oldest [Share] We're refreshing our headlines Dr. Fauci addresses misinformation in final White House briefing [Share] Bezos gives slice of fortune to the homeless [Share] Kanye West's inappropriate workplace behavior [Share] Senate committee looking into Ticketmaster [Share] Veteran who stopped Club Q gunman saw victims as family to protect [Share] Talk to you soon!

    SCOTUS clears Trump tax returns release — November 22

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2022 7:23


    Hosts Dave Smith and Rebeca Ibarra are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! SCOTUS okays release of Trump tax returns [Share] Donald Trump will testify in in NY court [Share] Biden launches new campaign to get people COVID boosted [Share] Cristiano Ronaldo is most followed in the world [Share] White House extends student loan pause [Share] We're refreshing our headlines Musk's plans for “Twitter 2.0" [Share] Sam Bankman-Fried's $2,500 lunches [Share] Beyond Meat plant conditions are beyond gross [Share] Kanye sells off Balenciaga, Adidas and Gap hoodies [Share] More people working into their 80s [Share] Talk to you soon!

    Colorado Springs mourns ClubQ shooting victims — November 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2022 7:56


    Hosts Dave Smith and Rebeca Ibarra are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Colorado shooter faces murder and hate crime charges [Share] Biggest rail union rejects labor deal [Share] Markets move on China COVID deaths and Iger's return [Share] Donald Trump, Jordan Peterson and Kanye West back on Twitter [Share] Fireball flies over Toronto [Share] We're refreshing our headlines Jack Daniel's begs Supreme Court to hear dog toy case [Share] Reality stars Todd & Julie Chrisley face fraud sentencing [Share] Two prominent Iranian actresses arrested for dissent [Share] Plans for single-pilot passenger flights [Share] The “leap second” is voted out [Share] Talk to you soon!

    Play along with Two Headlines and a Lie — November 18

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 13:05


    Hosts Dave Smith and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! People are saying their goodbyes on Twitter [Share] DOJ reportedly investigating Ticketmaster in wake of botched Swift presale [Share] Attorney General appoints special council for Trump-related probes [Share] Meta fires workers for hijacking user accounts [Share] Qatar abruptly cancels alcohol sales at World Cup [Share] We'd love to hear from you! Buffalo expecting record “crippling” snowfall [Share] Home sales shrink for ninth-straight month [Share] Judge blocks DeSantis' “positively dystopian” Stop WOKE Act [Share] Court docs allege Nike paid male employees $11,000 more than females [Share] Weed growers in New York try to keep tons of bud from going skunky [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening

    Nancy Pelosi hangs up her gavel — November 17

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2022 7:02


    Hosts Dave Smith and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Speaker is leaving House Democratic leadership [Share] FTX bankruptcy filing shows a shocking collapse [Share] Starbucks workers stage national strike in a “Red Cup Rebellion” [Share] Voters clashed on voter ID laws in two states [Share] Brendan Fraser wants nothing to do with the Golden Globes [Share] We'd love to hear from you! 3,500 Russian soldiers have surrendered through Ukrainian hotline [Share] Maine lobsters to lose sustainability label [Share] You can now book an Airbnb at the Airbnb CEO's home [Share] Wordle [Share] British astronomer blocked on Twitter [Share] Thanks for listening

    Scrabble dictionary “stans” new words and “ixnays” bigotry — November 16

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2022 7:14


    Hosts Dave Smith and Kerry Donahue are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Senate passes same-sex marriage bill [Share] Biden: Unlikely missiles in Poland came from Russia [Share] Markets close down [Share] Musk to tweeps: Get ‘hardcore,' or get out [Share] Scrabble dictionary “stans” new words and “ixnays” bigotry [Share] Please help spread the word! McConnell reelected as Senate leader [Share] Yale and Harvard quit U.S. News law-school rankings [Share] $12 million for former female partner at Goldman Sachs [Share] Childcare shortages mean parents missing work [Share] ‘Walking Dead' producers sue AMC [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Report: Russian missiles land in Poland — November 15

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 12:04


    Hosts Dave Smith and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Russian missiles reportedly strike Poland [Share] Markets close up after a mixed session [Share] Walmart pays $3.1b for its part in the opioid crisis [Share] ‘Big Short' author embedded with Sam Bankman-Fried [Share] Share your favorite stories London is out; Paris is in [Share] UC workers go on strike [Share] DOT requires airlines to pay passengers refunds [Share] World population hits eight billion today [Share] Who Wrote What? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Sam Bankman-Fried gets the Moneyball treatment — November 15

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 12:39


    Hosts Dave Smith and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Democrat Katie Hobbs wins Arizona governor race [Share] Republicans inch closer to taking House [Share] MacKenzie Scott gives away another $2b [Share] Google pays settlement of nearly $392m to 40 states [Share] ‘Big Short' author embedded with Sam Bankman-Fried [Share] Share your favorite stories London is out; Paris is in [Share] DOT requires airlines to pay passengers refunds [Share] UC Strike [Share] DOJ to investigate Shireen Abu Akleh death [Share] World population hits eight billion today [Share] Who Wrote What? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    TikTok goes for e-commerce — November 14

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2022 12:31


    Hosts Dave Smith and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Markets close down after midday rally [Share] FTX rivals Binance, Crypto.com try to calm customers [Share] Amazon plans mass layoff [Share] Foreign officials spent lavishly at Trump hotel [Share] Rats with rhythm [Share] Share your favorite stories SCOTUS rejects AZ GOP Chair's effort to block Jan 6th Committee subpoena [Share] Elon Musk gets reflective at B20 [Share] Federal appeals court bars Biden's student debt program [Share] UVA shooter is in police custody [Share] Bezos gives Dolly Parton $100 million [Share] Here's a story from Rebecca Knight TikTok wants you to shop in the app [Share] Thanks for listening!

    A rollercoaster week for the world of crypto — November 11

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 13:02


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Dave Smith are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Ukrainian forces move back into Kherson [Share] Texas judge blocks Biden's loan forgiveness plan [Share] FTX files for bankruptcy [Share] Biden says US is on track to hit carbon emissions target [Share] Entertainment icons Kevin Conroy, Gallagher dead [Share] Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? All eyes on Arizona and Nevada [Share] DC Attorney General sues Washington Commanders, NFL [Share] British Airways relaxes dress code [Share] Chris Rock to have live comedy special on Netflix [Share] Cheaper to dine out this Thanksgiving? [Share] What's going on with the crypto meltdown this week? [Share] Thanks for listening! [Share]

    Play two headlines and a lie! — November 10

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 12:29


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Dave Smith are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Investors celebrated signs of slowing inflation [Share] Twitter employees must go back to the office [Share] Has Apple bowed to Chinese authorities with its new AirDrop limit? [Share] Record-breaking auction for Microsoft co-founder's art collection [Share] KFC apologizes for Kristallnacht message [Share] Spread the word! Nicole becomes a tropical storm [Share] South Dakotans vote for ACA Medicaid expansion [Share] HarperCollins workers go on strike [Share] Another online realtor cuts jobs [Share] An ivory comb is giving us a glimpse at life 3,700 years ago [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Why artists are concerned about AI-generated art — November 9

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 12:58


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Dave Smith are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Election results still rolling in [Share] The markets are crypto crashing [Share] Twitter introduces, then withdraws, gray checkmark [Share] Musk holds Twitter Spaces event [Share] Gas station owner gets $1 million for selling prize lotto ticket [Share] Spread the word! Hurricane Nicole hitting Florida tonight will delay moon launch yet again [Share] Adidas halves earnings prediction after Kanye breakup [Share] Four out of five states approve anti-slavery ballot measures [Share] Voters say no to sports betting in California [Share] 66% of Gen Z voted Democratic [Share] Why artists are concerned about AI-generated art [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Midterm elections: control hangs in the balance — November 9

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 14:23


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Dave Smith are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Election results still rolling in [Share] Many election night firsts [Share] 5 states vote in favor of abortion rights [Share] Nearly 200 election deniers or skeptics win races [Share] Maryland and Missouri vote in favor of legalizing marijuana [Share] Spread the word! Elon Musk's net worth drops below $200 billion [Share] Meta is laying off 11,000 workers [Share] Sam Bankman-Fried loses 94% of his fortune [Share] Brittney Griner sent to penal colony [Share] Gas station owner gets $1 million for selling prize lotto ticket [Share] Why artists are concerned about AI-generated art [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Key races to watch tonight — November 8

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 12:37


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Crypto declines, rival exchanges merge [Share] Markets vote for political gridlock [Share] US asks banks to do business with Russia [Share] Someone won the $2.3 billion Powerball [Share] Twitter usage surges after Musk's takeover [Share] Spread the word! Florida and Missouri ban federal monitors [Share] Wisconsin to count military votes [Share] Pennsylvania voters race to fix undated mail ballots [Share] YouTube Shorts arrive on TV screens [Share] Should 16-year-olds vote? [Share] What are the key midterm races to watch? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    How one company switched to a four-day week — November 7

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 14:06


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Source: Russia is interfering in US elections [Share] Elon Musk endorses GOP [Share] Markets close up as investors await midterm results [Share] Katie Ledecky breaks 2nd world record in a week [Share] Budweiser stocks up in Qatar [Share] Spread the word! Biden administration talks to Russia about Ukraine [Share] Republicans disqualify some mail-in ballots in key states [Share] Black and Latino home ownership rose during the pandemic [Share] Total lunar eclipse on Tuesday [Share] A teen called 911 and mom responded [Share] How a 4-day work week changed one company [Share] Thanks for listening!

    TV writer Anthony Q. Farrell on race in the writer's room — November 4th

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 14:31


    Hosts Kerry Donahue and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Late day rally for markets [Share] Twitter layoffs dramatically unfold in real-time... on Twitter [Share] Trump will very, very, probably run for president again [Share] Amazon pauses corporate hiring [Share] It's time to turn your clock back [Share] Share our stories! G7 coalition agree on Russian oil price cap [Share] Two Black men now own “White Lives Matter” [Share] Sean “Diddy” Combs takes a big stake in cannabis [Share] Tribes will be paid to move away from climate threats [Share] Call of Duty used maps of real places for its latest release [Share] Dave Smith is back! TV writer Anthony Q. Farrell on race in the writer's room [Share] Have a great weekend!

    Can you guess the fake headline? — November 3rd

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2022 12:23


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Markets struggle [Share] UK set for worse recession than US [Share] Apple's market value dominates [Share] Faulty oxygen devices may have led to COVID deaths [Share] Graphic videos of Takeoff's death spreading on social [Share] Powerball reaches third-highest lottery prize in US history [Share] Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? LA school district recruits newborn babies [Share] Most glaciers will melt by 2050 [Share] Are airplane seats too small to be safe? [Share] New prosperity rankings put Massachusetts on top [Share] Ford's new van is ready to live in [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    The 'Amazonification' of the tech industry — November 2nd

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2022 12:18


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Dave Smith are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Markets' mixed afternoon [Share] CVS agrees to $5 billion opioid settlement [Share] Tumblr welcomes nudity again [Share] Banned Twitter accounts won't be unlocked for weeks [Share] Powerball jackpot reaches $1.2 billion [Share] Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? Excessive drinking is leading cause of preventable deaths [Share] The Great Resignation lives on [Share] CA creates creates rape kit tracking system [Share] Apple employee pleads guilty to defrauding the company [Share] NASCAR driver credits Nintendo Gamecube [Share] Amazon's corporate culture is infiltrating the tech industry [Share] Thanks for listening!

    The Supreme Court weighs in — November 1st

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2022 13:15


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rob Gunther are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Lindsey Graham will have to testify in Georgia 2020 probe [Share] Supreme Court stops the release of Trump's taxes [Share] DOJ says Arizona drop box monitoring could violate Voting Rights Act [Share] Pfizer tests RSV vaccine for pregnant women [Share] China may wind down its zero-COVID policies [Share] Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? Uber reports losses but sees more riders [Share] YouTube starts streaming marketplace [Share] Italy cracks down on raves [Share] Heavyweight champ from Montenagro charged for smuggling lots of cocaine [Share] Migos rapper Takeoff shot dead [Share] Dave Smith is back Who Wrote What?! [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Taylor Swift 10/10 — November 1st

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2022 13:17


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rob Gunther are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Supreme Court stops the release of Trump's taxes [Share] Charges filed against Paul Pelosi's attacker [Share] South Korean police were warned before Itaewon tragedy [Share] NYC pay transparency law in effect today [Share] Taylor Swift is first artist to have all 10 of the Top 10 Billboard hits [Share] Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? Judge blocks book publishing mega-merger [Share] Worker productivity slumps to 75-year low [Share] Drive-by shooting leaves 13 injured in Chicago [Share] President Biden accuses oil companies of war profiteering [Share] Julia Roberts' connection to MLK Jr. [Share] Dave Smith is back Who Wrote What?! [Share] Thanks for listening!

    What it's really like to be a stay-at-home girlfriend — October 28

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 12:45


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Nancy Pelosi's husband attacked in their home Friday morning [Share] Elon Musk officially owns Twitter [Share] Jim Cramer apologizes [Share] Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen confirm divorce [Share] Jerry Lee Lewis has died [Share] Check back later today! Man sentenced to over 7 years in prison for Jan 6 riot [Share] Markets rebounded in the afternoon [Share] Japan offering subsidies for high electricity prices [Share] The hole in the ozone continues to shrink [Share] World Series starts tonight [Share] What it's really like being a stay-at-home girlfriend [Share] Have a great weekend!

    Play along with Two Headlines and a Lie — October 27

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 12:03


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Most investors on Wall Street celebrated the GDP report [Share] AG Garland says reporters' phone records are off-limits [Share] Twitter shares to be suspended Friday [Share] Second woman says Herschel Walker paid for her abortion [Share] Shell profits explode [Share] Check back later today! Uber rolling out ads [Share] Miss Universe corp suspends its president [Share] Mexico votes to eliminate daylight saving [Share] Are video games good for kids? [Share] Taylor Swift edits word out of music video [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Zuck says more losses to come — October 27

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 9:23


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday. Welcome! Second woman says Herschel Walker paid for her abortion [Share] Meta revenue decline [Share] Tesla faces criminal probe [Share] Fiona Apple release videos on behalf of defendants [Share] Are video games good for kids? [Share] Check back later today! Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Would you move to Arkansas for $10k? — October 26

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2022 13:15


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Wisconsin man found guilty for Christmas parade massacre [Share] Trading today was uneven [Share] Trio guilty of aiding plot to kidnap Michigan governor [Share] US 30-year mortgage rates now top 7% [Share] Emmanuel the Emu doesn't have the bird flu [Share] Check back later today! Crowds march to Mahsa Amini's grave [Share] Russian airport offers unique experience with planes grounded [Share] Climate change threatens emperor penguins [Share] Middle Seat Lottery [Share] Man goes viral on TikTok for playing dead [Share] Would you move to Arkansas for $10k? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    As advertisers pull back, big tech slides — October 26

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2022 12:21


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Even Google isn't immune from global financial uncertainty [Share] Microsoft hit by slowdown in PC demand [Share] Spotify adds subscribers but still struggles with profits [Share] Amazon is going to let shoppers pay with Venmo [Share] Mysterious blip near Titanic explained [Share] Check back later today! Protests erupt again across Iran [Share] Elon Musk plans to buy Twitter by Friday [Share] Europe has all the natural gas it needs… for now [Share] Middle Seat Lottery [Share] Man goes viral on TikTok for playing dead [Share] Would you move to Arkansas for $10k? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Have we been wrong about how antidepressants work? — October 25

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 13:20


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news all day, every weekday Welcome! Stock markets close up due to strong earnings [Share] Price increases for Apple streaming services [Share] Russian court rejects Brittney Griner's appeal [Share] Dry shampoo recall [Share] James Corden apologizes? Maybe [Share] Spread the word! Progressive Dems. retract letter to Biden [Share] GM earnings go up while EV targets go down [Share] AG says DoJ won't let voters be intimidated [Share] Adidas cuts ties with Kanye West [Share] Evidence cats may like their owners [Share] Have we been wrong about how antidepressants work? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    So many women are quitting their jobs now — October 24

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 12:25


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Leslie Jordan has died [Share] 3 dead after a school shooting in St. Louis [Share] Markets upbeat to start the week [Share] Rishi Sunak will be UK Prime Minister [Share] Instagram is introducing new creator marketplace tools [Share] Spread the word! DOJ and FBI announce charges against alleged Chinese spies [Share] Michigan school shooter pleads guilty [Share] RSV infections on the rise in children [Share] RNC sues Google over spam filters [Share] How much money is a public toilet? [Share] Why are so many women quitting their jobs right now? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Yes, the pandemic made us grumpier — October 21

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2022 13:47


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Bannon sentenced to four months in prison [Share] Jan. 6 committee formally subpoenas Trump [Share] Markets' end of the week rally [Share] Did racial discrimination lead to Jackson's water crisis? [Share] One of the last children of an enslaved American has died [Share] Spread the word! New survey shows workers are still making effort at work [Share] House Republicans want to ban LGBTQ books, events, and programs [Share] Will there be a COVID winter surge? [Share] Pfizer to raise the price of its COVID vaccine [Share] Taylor Swift drops new album ‘Midnights' [Share] Did the pandemic make us worse people? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Test your news knowledge with Two Headlines and a Lie — October 20

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2022 12:11


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Liz Truss resigns [Share] Markets: Musk's wild projection for Tesla [Share] US home sales decline [Share] Disney's price hikes outpace inflation [Share] Tumor patient plays saxophone during surgery [Share] Spread the word! Worries for a cold winter in US homes [Share] CA stoves leak hazardous pollutants [Share] College enrollment drops—again [Share] Saudi Arabia gives 16 year prison sentence to US citizen [Share] Get your weed at the gas station [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Amazon warehouse workers pay a price for speedy delivery — October 19

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 13:21


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! State lawmakers look to redefine Blackness [Share] Markets close down [Share] Meta must sell Giphy [Share] Pay dispute over Nintendo game goes public [Share] Barilla sued for not being made in Italy [Share] Spread the word! Hundreds greet Elnaz Rekabi [Share] Netflix turns its luck around with quarterly earnings [Share] Way too many avocados [Share] Less sleeps means more chronic diseases [Share] Power Rangers save the day [Share] Amazon warehouse workers pay the price [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Wait, Italy's #1 pasta is made where?? — October 19

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 12:14


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! The IRS is letting you keep more of your money [Share] Biden announces West Coast wind farms [Share] Struggling farmers get $3.1bn in debt relief [Share] Barilla sued for not being made in Italy [Share] Snake on a plane [Share] Spread the word! Hundreds greet Elnaz Rekabi [Share] Netflix turns its luck around with quarterly earnings [Share] NY Amazon workers vote against unionizing [Share] Anna May Wong on US quarter [Share] Power Rangers save the day [Share] Amazon warehouse workers pay the price [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Biden wants to codify Roe...but there's a catch — October 18

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2022 12:52


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Biden plans to codify Roe first after midterms [Share] Biden plans oil reserve sell-off to dampen fuel prices [Share] Early voting begins in midterm elections [Share] Brittney Griner celebrates birthday in prison [Share] Pelosi's husband buys stocks before proposed ban [Share] Spread the word! Markets have found some momentum [Share] Semafor launches today [Share] 19th century ship exposed in Mississippi River [Share] TikTok introduces livestream age requirements [Share] Emmanuel the Emu has the avian flu [Share] Time to play Who Wrote What??? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    A story of finding success and happiness while dealing with loss — October 17

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 12:50


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Qayyah Moynihan are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Trump properties charged taxpayers 5x room rates for secret service [Share] Kevin Spacey says his dad was a neo-Nazi [Share] Rupert Murdoch wants to reunite his media empire [Share] Is Patti LuPone quitting Broadway? [Share] Spread the word! Bloomberg Recession Prediction [Share] Hearing aids can now be bought over-the-counter [Share] Kanye to buy Parler [Share] Xi Jinping kicks off Communist Party Congress [Share] BTS members join the military [Share] Finding success and happiness while still grieving your spouse [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Is college 'early decision' a rigged game? — October 14

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 13:56


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rob Gunther are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Five killed in North Carolina shooting [Share] Kwasi Kwarteng has been fired as the UK Chancellor [Share] Ads coming to cheapest Netflix plan in November [Share] Equifax finds at-home employees working second jobs [Share] Robbie Coltrane dead at 72 [Share] Spread the word! Martha's Vineyard migrants may have path to citizenship [Share] US has a shortage of Adderall [Share] Nancy Pelosi wanted to punch Donald Trump [Share] Vintage Levi's sell for over $87,000 [Share] Renowned pianist Fats Domino gets own street [Share] Is college 'early decision' a rigged game? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Robbie Coltrane has died, age 72 — October 14

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 18:30


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rob Gunther are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Kwasi Kwarteng has been fired as the UK Chancellor [Share] Ads coming to cheapest Netflix plan in November [Share] Finding success and happiness while still grieving your spouse [Share] Jackson residents face high water bills [Share] Robbie Coltrane dead at 72 [Share] Spread the word! Martha's Vineyard migrants may have path to citizenship [Share] US has a shortage of Adderall [Share] Nancy Pelosi wanted to punch Donald Trump [Share] Federal officials trading stock in companies they're regulating [Share] Vintage Levi's sell for over $87,000 [Share] Is college 'early decision' a rigged game? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Jan 6th committee subpoenas Donald Trump — October 13

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2022 12:02


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rob Gunther are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! January 6th hearings conclude [Share] Parkland school shooter sentenced [Share] Is Walgreens' Covid boom over? [Share] Toxic chemicals in sports bras [Share] Elon Musk sells Burnt Hair perfume [Share] Spread the word! China sensors social media posts about Beijing protest [Share] Trump launches Trump Organization II [Share] Kroger could buy Albertsons in supermarket mega-merger [Share] Human brain cells implanted in rats [Share] Las Vegas journalist's murder leads to questions about press freedom [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Alex Jones must pay nearly $1b to Sandy Hook families — October 12

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2022 12:32


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rob Gunther are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Alex Jones ordered to pay Sandy Hook families [Share] General Motors pivots to energy management [Share] Manhattan Venture Partners wants out of Musk Twitter deal [Share] Eric André and Clayton English sue ATL police [Share] Paris Hilton reveals sexual abuse in a teen treatment program [Share] Spread the word! Lukewarm reaction to Meta's new VR set [Share] SCOTUS to weigh on “fair use” [Share] Another Amazon warehouse starts union vote [Share] Egyptologists petition the British Museum to return the Rosetta Stone [Share] Fat Bear Winner is 747 [Share] Will Millennials ever buy a home? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Is Netflix's algorithm driving creative decisions? — October 11

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2022 12:26


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! NASA says asteroid crash test was a success [Share] SCOTUS denies appeal for man on death row [Share] Adnan Syed freed of all charges [Share] Fat Bear week voting fraud [Share] Angela Lansbury has died at age 96 [Share] Spread the word! Proposed rule could lead to reclassification of gig workers [Share] Biden to reevaluation Saudi relationship [Share] Historic deal reached on Israel/Lebanon maritime border [Share] Big bank dabbles in crypto [Share] Club owner to press charges against beer-throwing heckler [Share] Is Netflix relying too much on machine learning to make decisions? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    TikTokers are trying to unionize — October 10

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 12:41


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! China and India urge de-escalation in Ukraine [Share] LA council president recorded making racist remarks [Share] Oil workers protest in Iran [Share] Second Weinstein sex crimes trial begins in LA [Share] Food price inflation could ease thanks to good harvests [Share] Spread the word! Three U.S. economists win Nobel Prize in Economics [Share] Texas Pete Hot Sauce sued over not being Texan [Share] When is a Vermeer not a Vermeer? [Share] Kanye West's antisemitic posts [Share] Did Madonna come out on TikTok? [Share] TikTokers are quietly trying to form a union [Share] Thanks for listening!

    The sister of Dahmer victim has thoughts on Netflix series — October 7

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2022 13:58


    Hosts Kerry Donahue and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Entire Uvalde school police force pulled [Share] NYC mayor declares migrant emergency [Share] Markets close lower on strong September jobs report [Share] Young adults became more neurotic in the pandemic [Share] Illinois starts guaranteed income pilot [Share] Please help spread the word! Ireland opens secret adoption records [Share] Volcano fire damages Easter Island statues [Share] Major study on pregnancy and antidepressants [Share] Another cheating scandal [Share] Queen Latifah has a no death clause [Share] Coming up! The sister of a Jeffrey Dahmer victim speaks out [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Play along with Two Headlines and a Lie — October 6

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 12:03


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Woman Herschel Walker denies knowing is the mother of one of his children [Share] Peloton plans to cut about 500 jobs [Share] Federal judge holds up NY gun law changes [Share] US believes Ukraine was behind Daria Dugina assassination [Share] American tourist damages Vatican sculptures [Share] Spread the word! Anna Sorokin to leave ICE detention [Share] Vice President Kamala Harris was in a car crash on Monday [Share] Orcas maul great whites in rare drone footage [Share] Annie Ernaux wins this year's Nobel Prize in literature [Share] Mint Chocolate craze taking over South Korea [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    The plight of the middle manager — October 5

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2022 13:30


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Biden visits Florida after Ian [Share] British Pound and Wall Street stocks slump again [Share] Alec Baldwin settles with family of cinematographer shot on set [Share] New rule: Airlines to provide flight attendants with more rest [Share] Bridgewater's Ray Dalio steps down [Share] Spread the word! Google makes it easier to remove personal info [Share] Trump asks SCOTUS to get involved [Share] Jolie describes abuse by Pitt in a court filing [Share] The world's best bar is in Barcelona [Share] This year's bracket for Fat Bear Week is out [Share] The plight of middle managers [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Play along with Who Wrote WHAT? — October 4

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2022 13:42


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Musk says OK, I'll buy Twitter [Share] Death toll from Hurricane Ian rises [Share] Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen prepare divorce [Share] Northeastern explosion reportedly a hoax [Share] Country queen Loretta Lynn dies [Share] We're updating the news Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? Scams on Zelle have exploded, per Warren [Share] Herschel Walker under fire for abortion [Share] Florida student athletes asked to report their menstrual history [Share] Student loans still a problem for divorced couples [Share] The Onion files SCOTUS brief [Share] Who Wrote What? [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Viral TikToks say 'Act Your Wage' — October 3

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 12:16


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday Welcome! Wall Street has best day in months [Share] Credit Suisse fends off financial concerns [Share] The president and first lady go to Puerto Rico [Share] UK abruptly walks back tax cuts [Share] Tomas the Tank makes its way to Ukraine [Share] We're updating the news Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? SCOTUS returns [Share] Hurricane Ian's aftermath [Share] Iran supreme leader blames US and Israel for protests [Share] Report finds systemic abuse of players in women's soccer [Share] Kim Kardashian settles crypto suit with SEC [Share] The viral TikToks calling you to 'Act Your Wage' [Share] Thanks for listening!

    What it's really like to be a celebrity bodyguard — September 30

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2022 12:31


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday. Welcome! Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina [Share] Putin celebrates annexing four Ukrainian territories [Share] Ukraine submits accelerated application to join NATO [Share] Biden vows Putin won't get away with annexation of Ukraine territories [Share] NASA could use billionaires to nudge Hubble Telescope [Share] Coming up: chat with a bodyguard for stars like Angelina Jolie and Brad PItt We're updating the news Spanx is getting a new CEO [Share] Former NSA agent charged with espionage [Share] US suicide rates rise after two years of decline [Share] ALS drug approved after patient pleas [Share] Stranger Things house to become Airbnb [Share] What it's like being a bodyguard for celebs [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Try to guess the lie in Two Headlines and a Lie — September 29

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 11:59


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday. Welcome! Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Florida [Share] TikTokers share storm footage [Share] Legal challenges for White House loan forgiveness plan [Share] Meta is freezing hires and restructuring some teams [Share] Ginni Thomas testifies before January 6th committee [Share] We're updating the news Coming up: two headlines and a lie NATO calls Nord Stream attacks sabotage [Share] Chipotle introduces Chippy the chip-frying robot [Share] Highland Park survivors sue Smith & Wesson [Share] Your dog can smell when you're stressed [Share] Coolio dead at 59 [Share] Two Headlines and a Lie [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Hurricane Ian makes landfall — September 28

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2022 12:05


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday. Welcome! Hurricane Ian makes Florida landfall [Share] Results of ‘sham' referendum in Ukraine points to Russian annexation [Share] FDA proposes new “healthy” labeling [Share] The new Ford truck that's fueling an EV future [Share] Lizzo plays James Madison's crystal flute [Share] We're updating the news Coming up: establishment politics v. young candidates Food banks turn to delivery services [Share] Capitol rioter sentenced to 7 years in prison [Share] New Alzheimer's drug shows promise [Share] Reverse currency war [Share] Hugh Jackman to play Wolverine again [Share] What it's actually like for young politicians in the age of AOC [Share] Thanks for listening!

    Hurricane Ian barrels toward Florida — September 28

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2022 8:56


    Hosts Rebeca Ibarra and Rebecca Knight are updating the news, all day, every weekday. Welcome! Hurricane Ian heads toward Florida [Share] Results of ‘sham' referendum in Ukraine points to Russian annexation [Share] Reverse currency war [Share] Hackers send horrible push alert through Apple News [Share] Couple turns Brazilian waterfall blue [Share] We're updating the news Did you know you can share any of our segments on social media? What it's actually like for young politicians in the age of AOC [Share] Thanks for listening!

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