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5 Things

USA TODAY / Wondery
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The news you need to know to start your day. Five top news stories and why they matter. Seven days a week, with deep-dive Sunday episodes. Hosted by Taylor Wilson, Shannon Rae Green, James Brown and PJ Elliott. Discover more USA TODAY podcasts at


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4.2 out of 5 stars from 899 ratings
  • Good show for English learners

    This show is helpful for English learners which most of the episodes are with transcripts.

    Apple Podcasts
    Taiwan15 days ago
  • Ears Bleeding

    I’m literally begging you to get pop guards for your reporters.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States18 days ago
  • New Sunday Feature Makes Good Better

    I was already an appreciative regular listener when they added the “single issue” Sunday feature. Nice touch! Mr Brown’s chat with Julia Coronado regarding our economy and current inflation concerns answered so many questions for me. Thanks!

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago
  • Must listen

    Great news podcast. Quick, clear and concise. Gives you what you need to know in current happenings at home and abroad.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago
  • Consistently missing the mark.

    This podcast used to be a well-curated and relatively unbiased source for important news. Over the last year, it has degraded to an increasingly skewed outlet for occasionally interesting news. Sports must play a far smaller role (which I say as a sports fan), an attempt should be made to be less overtly biased, and far less attention should be given to the input of average Americans—we need to hear input from experts. I’m not saying that it is a lost cause. I think that a show modeled off of ... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago

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