Notable News

Notable News, 8.6.2018

An episode of Notable News

By Cristin Downs
Notable News is for visionary women who want a succinct breakdown of the day's news topics. Less than 10 minutes a day. Published daily Monday through Friday.
Notable News, 8/14/2018
Welcome to Notable News for the 14th of August! Today we cover: -The firing of Peter Strzok -The doings of Stephen Miller -Florida "stand your ground" shooter charged with manslaughter -The federal government supports your disenfranchisement -Manafort trial updates -Car plows into pedestrians in London -Google really is following you around -Trump doesn't understand time zones -6 months since the Parkland shooting I invite you to share this podcast with the hashtag #notablenews. And also, my Facebook group is nearing 100 talks with amazing women helping you to recognize your own notableness. You can join at Have a notable day!
August 14, 2018
Notable News, 8/13/2018
Welcome to Notable News for the 13th of August! Today we cover: -The Unite the Right 2 Rally in DC -Syria explosion kills 67 -Romanian protests -Omarosa records in the Situation Room -The Boston Globe's initiative against Trump's media attacks -Chris Collins suspends his re-election campaign -New cables reveal Gina Haspel's involvement in torture -Aretha Franklin hospitalized I invite you to share this podcast with the hashtag #notable news. And also, my Facebook group is nearing 100 talks with amazing women helping you to recognize your own notableness. You can join at Have a notable day!
August 13, 2018
Notable News, 8/8/2018
Welcome to Notable News for the 8th of August! Today we cover: -Asbestos is back in building materials in the United States thanks to the EPA -Twitter allows Alex Jones and Info Wars to continue to be on the platform -US house special election in Ohio -Claire McCaskill wins the Dem nomination -Stephen Miller's efforts to curb legal immigration -The ACLU sues Jeff Sessions I invite you to share this podcast with the hashtag #notable news. And also, my Facebook group is nearing 100 talks with amazing women helping you to recognize your own notableness. You can join at Have a notable day!
August 8, 2018
Notable News, 8/7/2018
In this episode of Notable News, we talk about: -Rick Gates at the Manafort trial -California wildfires and what a "truth sandwich" is -Kremlin Annex protests -YouTube, Facebook, Apple, and Spotify start enforcing their terms of service on Alex Jones -The US sanctions Iran -Saudi Arabia and Canada -On this day in Notable Women history, Lynne Cox swims from the US to the USSR Today at 11 AM Eastern in my group The Society of Notable Women, I have an excellent speaker and coach Valerie Friedlander talking about how to get clear and start taking action. You can go to to join, and if you are listening to this podcast after 11 AM on 8/7, you can still come on in, the sessions are available on replay for life.
August 7, 2018
Notable News, 8.6.2018
Welcome back to Notable News! I talked Trump tweeting and admitting to crimes and the complete and total lack of reaction, the earthquake in Indonesia, Saudi Arabia ejecting Canada's ambassador, and this past weekend's Portland white supremacist rally.
August 6, 2018
Notable News, 9/27/2017
The crisis in Puerto Rico, what is the Jones Act and why won't the Trump admin help PR, Roy Moore terrifies me and should you too, Jeff Sessions prefers free speech for racists, but not black athletes
September 27, 2017
Notable News, 9/26/2017
Collins a hard no on healthcare repeal, more on the NFL weekend solidarity, North Korea's take on "won't be around much longer," Columbia Journalism Review all clear on Trump as racist, absent PR aid
September 26, 2017
Notable News, 9/25/2017
Horrors in Puerto Rico, Trump vs. the Constitution, NFL vs. NASCAR, 21 states notified of Russian election hacks, Travel ban 3.0, Graham-Cassidy healthcare nightmare, & Kushner's private email server
September 25, 2017
Notable News, 9/20/2017
Hurricane Maria leaves PR powerless, a 2nd Mexico earthquake, Trump at the UN goes as anticipated, Manafort'a wiretapping does not prove Trump claim, but tapes?, healthcare, & Mildred Loving
September 20, 2017
Notable News, 9/19/2017
The crisis in Myanmar, Hurricane Maria devastates, Manafort wiretapped, Flynn legal fund, defense spending increase, more repeal, DT Jr scales back protection, St Louis/Georgia Tech protests, and Tutu
September 19, 2017
Notable News, 9/18/2017
3 Hurricanes in the Atlantic, Trump tweets violence, diversity wins big at Emmy's, On Sept 18 1931, Japan fakes explosion, invades China, Jen Brockman busts sexual assault myths, and Danielle LaPorte
September 18, 2017
Notable News, 9/15/2017
Explosion in the London Underground, so Trump tweets, Sessions called an idiot by Trump, Jemele Hill calls Trump a white supremacist, Hurricane Jose may visit the US, Agatha Christie's 127th Birthday
September 15, 2017
Notable News, 9/14/2017
Schumer and Pelosi are had, Mnuchin and his plane request vs tax reform, Susan Rice uncovers more intrigue afoot, Martin Shrkeli to jail, Russia investigation leaks, Flynn & fam, Clinton on Flynn
September 14, 2017
Notable News, 9/13/2017
Weeks before power returns in Fla, stay away Jose, Edith Windsor passes, Murray's resignation, new iPhone, Flynn won't testify, Margaret Chase Smith and the Declaration of Conscience
September 13, 2017
Notable News, 9/12/2017
Hype scholarship, More Russia, particularly the Magnitsky Act executive order & Sputnik investigation, UN sanctions on North Korea, Irma updates, post Equifax hack, CIA cancels LGBT event, & Jackie O
September 12, 2017
Notable News, 9/11/2017
Irma, Harvey, Mexico earthquake + Katia, Oregon & California fires, tax reform, Bannon, Congo's cholera, hating Equifax even more, September 11th attacks, Joan of Arc, Harry Potter and leadership
September 11, 2017
Notable News, 9/8/2017
Hype scholarships!, extreme weather in Harvey, Irma, earthquakes, fire, floods, DACA, the debt ceiling, Ryan gives in again, Betsy DeVos - the Devil goes to Bible Study, DOJ #cantstop hating gays
September 8, 2017
Notable News, 9/6/2017
The end of DACA, Hurricane Irma is a massive storm, stay safe!, Food for thought - Oprah Winfrey
September 6, 2017
Notable News, 9/5/2017
North Korea's latest nuclear test, Nikki Haley, Putin's response, Trump poised to repeal DACA, major punting, Hurricane Irma, how a hurricane becomes "fake news," and testing yourself with Factitious
September 5, 2017
Notable News, 9/1/2017
Friday in Trumpland, Harvey, proposed cuts to FEMA, gas price increases, Paul Ryan stands up, Fined for fraud and running the higher ed fraud dept?, McCain pushes Congress, More Mueller, and relax!
September 1, 2017
Notable News, 8/31/2017
The devastation in India, Nepal, and Bangladesh, Harvey continued, Missile test, Texas immigration bill, Harris and Sanders team up, Mueller and NY AG, pizza, and Brene Brown and undies for everyone
August 31, 2017
Notable News, 8/30/2017
Harvey and "What a crowd!," Mattis stands up, Russia investigation hot 'n heavy, Harvey & climate change, how will Republicans in Congress respond to aid requests, Amy Siskind but not Melania's shoes
August 30, 2017
Notable News, 8/29/2017
Tropical Storm Harvey, Arpaio & ratings/Flake, police with military grade gear, the many sides of Rex Tillerson, Sater said what? More emails and what Mueller is looking into now, and Alice Walker
August 29, 2017
Notable News, 8/28/2017
Hurricane Harvey devastates Texas, how Trump used the hurricane to play politics, Arpaio & Gorka, Coretta Scott King, Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" speech
August 28, 2017
Notable News, 8/25/2017
Texas braces for Hurricane Harvey, Yemen airstrike, Samsung's woes, rallies planned, rethink your career choice Russian ambassadors, Ending DACA?, Tammy Duckworth, Amelia Earhart
August 25, 2017
Notable News, 8/24/2017
A long list of marginalized groups attacked by Trump, more resignations, unlikely allies in Ryan and Schumer, Amy Schumer vs. Netflix, Taylor Swift's new album, Amelia Earhart, and Melinda Gates
August 24, 2017
Notable News, 8/23/2017
Trump's Phoenix rally, teasing the pardon of Judge Arpaio, James Clapper's questioning of Trump's competency, McConnell's refusal to stop the Russian investigation, and modern day hero Leymah Gbowee
August 23, 2017
Notable News, 8/22/2017
More on the USS John S. McCain crash, Trump & Afghanistan, Trump in Arizona, South Asia flooding, Betty Makoni, and Dorothy Parker
August 22, 2017
Notable News, 8/21/2017
Terror attacks in Spain and Finland, more Trump Charlottesville speech fall out, Bannon's out but why and how?, The Great American Eclipse, Reba Little, The Mona Lisa, and Remco Campert.
August 21, 2017
Notable News, 8/18/2017
Terror in Barcelona, Charlottesville and Trump, the 25th amendment, Canada asylum seekers, UVA vigil wins without social media, Vice's documentary, Mylan pays up, Susan Travers, and Harry T. Burns.
August 18, 2017
Notable News, 8/17/2017
More Charlottesville fallout, the NAFTA renegotiation, Flora Sandes, Pussy Riot, and a Nelson Mandela inspired call to action.
August 17, 2017
Notable News, 8/16/2017
Trump doubles down, more CEO's flee, protests this weekend in the US, Obama beats Trump at his own game, French Resistance hero Elizabeth Wake, and Madonna.
August 16, 2017
Notable News, 8/15/2017
Today, we're talking about Charlottesville and the continued political fallout, North Korea, Taylor Swift, Amy Siskind, and Stieg Larsson.
August 15, 2017
Notable News, 8/14/2017
Why Notable News? • Charlottesville • In other US News • In Notable Woman News • On this day in Notable Woman history • In closing
August 14, 2017
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