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The news you need to know to start your day. Five stories. Less than five minutes. Every weekday, plus Saturdays. Powered by the USA TODAY Network and hosted by Taylor Wilson.
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The news you need to know to start your day. Five stories. Less than five minutes. Every weekday, plus Saturdays. Powered by the USA TODAY Network and hosted by Taylor Wilson.

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Episodes

October 15, 2018: Sears files for Chapter 11

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Trump's plan to limit protests draws resistance, some communities return to normal after Hurricane Michael, airlines get strict on emotional support animals and Medicare premiums and deductibles are set to rise.

Duration:00:04:09

October 13, 2018: Rescue efforts continue in areas affected by Hurricane Michael

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Plus, women's marches aim to get out the vote, a U.S. pastor is released from custody in Turkey, the MLB Playoffs roll on and Sears may file for bankruptcy.

Duration:00:05:45

October 12, 2018: Michael roars offshore after menacing Southeast

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Plus, Melania Trump will give her first television interview as first lady, Trump officials hope an American pastor in Turkey will be freed soon, the MLB Playoffs resume and the Mega Millions jackpot rises to 548 million dollars.

Duration:00:04:47

October 11, 2018: Michael downgraded to tropical storm after wreaking havoc

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Plus, Harvey Weinstein is due in court, Kanye West has a lunch date with Trump, a Tennessee execution is delayed and Singapore Airlines launches the world's longest route.

Duration:00:05:00

October 10, 2018: Hurricane Michael set to slam Gulf Coast

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Plus, border drug prosecutions have plummeted, new green card rules have been unveiled, sentencing awaits a California man involved in a Russian probe and 2019's best place to retire is announced.

Duration:00:04:30

October 9, 2018: Work begins for Justice Brett Kavanaugh

10/9/2018
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Michael could hit 'major hurricane' status, 19 states have voter registration deadlines today, Google unveils two new Pixel phones and it's time for the American Music Awards.

Duration:00:05:54

October 8, 2018: Kavanaugh makes it official

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Plus, Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples Day are marked, it's been 20 years since Matthew Shepard became a wake-up call, the Nobel economics prize will be announced and Meghan McCain returns to 'The View.'

Duration:00:04:32

October 6, 2018: Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination heads to final Senate vote

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Plus, Doctor Who returns with a historic female lead, this weekend marks 20 years since Matthew Shepard was found brutally beaten to death, it's time for "the biggest fight in UFC history" and the MLB Playoffs jump into high gear.

Duration:00:04:45

October 5, 2018: Denis Mukwege, Nadia Murad win Nobel Peace Prize

10/5/2018
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Plus, a procedural vote on Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation will take place, jurors continue deliberations of a Chicago police officer who shot Laquan McDonald, the MLB Playoffs roll on and 'A Star is Born' hits theaters.

Duration:00:05:56

October 4, 2018: Senators to review FBI report on Kavanaugh

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Plus, closing arguments will be heard in the trial of a Chicago police officer, a community is in mourning after a deadly South Carolina shooting, the MLB Playoffs continue and 'Suge' Knight heads to prison.

Duration:00:06:32

October 2, 2018: Stormy Daniels' tell-all book hits stores

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Plus, Tropical Storm Rosa threatens the Southwest, the MLB Playoffs are here, today marks one year since Tom Petty's death and Nobel hands out the top prize in physics.

Duration:00:04:17

October 1, 2018: a year after Vegas shooting, the strip goes dark

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Plus, a medic gets the Medal of Honor, American Airlines ups booze prices, Melania Trump heads to Africa and it's National Pizza Month.

Duration:00:04:28

September 29, 2018: Kavanaugh nomination paused for FBI investigation

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Plus, playoff baseball is right around the corner, Florence flood levels could peak before heading into the Atlantic Ocean, Team USA will try to come back in the Ryder Cup and 'Saturday Night Live' is back.

Duration:00:05:15

September 28, 2018: Senate panel to vote after emotional hearings

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Plus, Google's CEO heads to Capitol Hill, environmental groups demand a pipeline halt, Tiger and Team USA look for Ryder Cup glory and a vote could make new tax cuts permanent.

Duration:00:07:30

September 27, 2018: Kavanaugh showdown set

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Plus, a meeting between President Trump and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein may have to wait, a South Carolina community continues to struggle with flooding from Hurricane Florence, an NFL game will feature an all-female broadcast team and an Amazon store opens in New York City.

Duration:00:06:40

September 26, 2018: Trump to put pressure on Iran at UN Security Council

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Plus, Christine Blasey Ford will offer four people who corroborate her assault claims, the Fed will raise its benchmark interest rate, the debate over freezing fuel economy standards heats up and a study raises questions whether Americans are ready for partial self-driving cars.

Duration:00:05:40

September 25, 2018: Accuser No. 3 against Kavanaugh?

9/25/2018
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Plus, Trump will tout U.S. sovereignty at the United Nations, Bill Cosby is set to be sentenced, a jury will decide damages in a cemetery suit and Brexit negotiations stall.

Duration:00:04:51

Introducing The City

9/24/2018
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The City tells true stories of how power works in urban America. Season 1 begins in Chicago, 1990. After years of disinvestment, highways are rebuilt, old buildings demolished, new skyscrapers erected. All that rubble has to go somewhere, and its destination isn’t a landfill—it’s a pair of vacant lots in a black, working-class neighborhood called North Lawndale. The man behind this operation is a white guy sporting a Cosby sweater and underworld connections. What follows is a tour de force...

Duration:00:06:34

September 24, 2018: Kavanaugh hearing cancelled amid more accusations

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Plus, world leaders brace for conflict with the U.S. over Iran, Cosby sentencing begins, more tariffs will take effect on China and a new USA TODAY podcast investigates how power works in urban America.

Duration:00:05:50