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We bring you 5 stories that will get you up to speed and on with your day. Updates at 6am, 9am, 12pm, 3pm and 6pm Eastern, every weekday.

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We bring you 5 stories that will get you up to speed and on with your day. Updates at 6am, 9am, 12pm, 3pm and 6pm Eastern, every weekday.

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Episodes

12 PM ET: Biden's big meeting, Michigan primary, Swift's dad assault accusation & more

2/27/2024
President Joe Biden meets with the big four congressional leaders as a partial government shutdown deadline looms. Polls are open in the Michigan presidential primaries. The judge overseeing the Georgia election subversion case against Donald Trump and others wants to hear from someone else about an alleged improper relationship at the DA's office. A Biden administration official is in Alabama today, following the IVF ruling in the state. Plus, Taylor Swift's dad has been accused of assaulting a photographer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:13

9 AM ET: Biden's ceasefire optimism, IVF double standard, Macy's closures & more

2/27/2024
President Joe Biden is feeling optimistic about a ceasefire in Gaza but he's facing pressure at today's primary in Michigan. The government is once again heading towards a partial shutdown. France's President says Europe can't rule out sending Western troops to Ukraine. Republicans are being called out for double standards on IVF. Plus, Macy's says it's closing 150 stores. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:05:56

6 AM ET: Another shutdown deadline, Gaza ceasefire 'by Monday,' gender affirming care review & more

2/27/2024
We’re just four days away from a possible partial government shutdown – with no clear path to avoid it. President Joe Biden says he hopes there will be a ceasefire in Gaza "by Monday." It's primary day in Michigan and Biden is facing a protest vote. A major medical association is reviewing its guidelines on gender affirming care. Plus, a lot of the US is on a bit of a temperature rollercoaster this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:14

6 PM ET: Trump gag order request, Florida measles outbreak, mega supermarket merger & more

2/26/2024
Manhattan prosecutors are asking a judge to place a gag order on former President Donald Trump in his hush money case – we have details. A Georgia campus community honored the lives of two students who died in recent tragedies. Florida is contradicting CDC guidance on measles amid an outbreak at an elementary school. The FAA criticized the safety culture at Boeing in a new report. Lastly, the US is suing to block the largest supermarket merger in history. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:15

3 PM ET: Sweden’s NATO bid, hostage talks, US-Mexico border trips & more

2/26/2024
Sweden clears a final hurdle in a bid to join NATO. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu weighs in on the hostage and ceasefire talks. President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump are making separate border stops this week. Canada and Russia are appealing the 2022 Winter Olympics re-rankings in a figure skating team event. And, we’ll tell you why experts say America’s record amount of credit card debt isn’t as bad as you think. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:05:52

12 PM ET: Trump's legal game plan, social media free speech fight, allergic reaction relief & more

2/26/2024
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky says millions of people will die if his country doesn't get more aid from the US. Lawyers for Donald Trump have spied a major opportunity to delay his federal trials, as he appeals another ruling in New York. The Palestinian Authority's prime minister and the government have resigned. The Supreme Court is hearing arguments today over social media content moderation. Plus, a new study suggests asthma medication could reduce severe allergic reactions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:14

9 AM ET: Biden protest vote, Oklahoma 'filth' comment, city drying up & more

2/26/2024
Some voters in Michigan are planning to vote "uncommitted" in the Democratic primary tomorrow as a protest against President Joe Biden. Israel is still preparing to move into Rafah even though the White House says talks on a hostage deal and Gaza ceasefire are moving forwards. The number of young people prescribed antidepressants increased during and after the Covid-19 pandemic. An Oklahoma State Senator described the LGBTQ+ community as "filth" at a public forum. Plus, we'll tell you which major city could run out of water soon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:15

6 AM ET: Haley's bad weekend, Zelensky's warning, AT&T's outage compensation & more

2/26/2024
Nikki Haley has lost one of her biggest donors along with the South Carolina primary. Israel and Hamas could be getting closer to a deal and in the US, an active-duty Air Force member has set himself on fire outside the Israeli Embassy. Ukraine's President is warning that millions of people will die if American support for his country dries up. The Supreme Court is hearing two landmark cases over what Americans see on social media. Plus, AT&T says it'll reimburse customers after last week's outage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:13

One Thing: Two Years Later, Ukraine is Running Out of Ammo. Is Hope Next?

2/25/2024
In the two years since Russia invaded Ukraine, thousands of soldiers on both sides have been killed and multiple cities have been destroyed. Recently, Ukraine has been forced to retreat from the city of Avdiivka amid dwindling ammunition supplies. Meanwhile, Western unity has started to show cracks and billions of dollars in US aid have been held up amid hesitation from congressional Republicans. In this episode, we hear from soldiers on the frontlines about what it’s like to fight with a lack of ammo and how two years of war have changed the country. Guest: Ivana Kottasová, CNN International Senior Producer Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:17:35

3 PM ET: SC primary showdown, Navalny’s body, NCAA policy blocked & more

2/24/2024
We hear from South Carolina voters on a critical election day for the state’s former Governor Nikki Haley, facing off against former President Donald Trump in the Republican presidential primary. Alexey Navalny’s spokesperson says the Russian opposition leader’s body has been given to his mother, as the war in Ukraine enters its third year. We’ll tell you about the latest deadly military aviation incident in recent months. We have new developments on an effort to remove a Georgia district attorney from the state’s 2020 election subversion case. Lastly, the NCAA is facing a setback over its recruiting ban. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:16

10 AM ET: Russia-Ukraine war anniversary, SC primary today, NRA corruption verdict & more

2/24/2024
Leaders across the world are urging countries to renew their support for Ukraine as the war there hits the two-year mark. It’s decision time in South Carolina where the Republican primary is in full swing. A man suspected of killing a Georgia nursing student is facing charges. Top NRA executives have been found liable in a corruption case. And, Beyonce is getting love from a country music legend for her chart-topping new song. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:05:49

6 PM ET: Zelensky meets Schumer, Trump’s IVF support, see-through MLB uniforms & more

2/23/2024
The University of Georgia says a suspect has been taken into custody in connection to the murder of one of its nursing students. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and a congressional delegation are in Ukraine to mark two years since Russia’s war in the country. Former President Donald Trump has responded to Alabama’s Supreme Court ruling that frozen embryos are children under state law. The Federal Communications Commission proposed a new emergency alert for missing and endangered people. Social media company Reddit has filed to go public. Lastly, we’ll explain why some MLB fans and players are giving the league’s new uniforms a thumbs down. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:15

3 PM ET: Biden pushes Ukraine funding, nursing student’s death, Vice layoffs & more

2/23/2024
Today, President Joe Biden announced a new round of sanctions against Russia, a day before its war in Ukraine hits the two-year mark. We’ll hear from one US official on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s post-war Gaza plan. Police are questioning a person of interest in relation to the death of a University of Georgia nursing student. We have more details on the death of an 11-year-old girl found in a Texas river. And, Vice is laying off several hundred staffers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:08

12 PM ET NASA's next steps, major border drug bust, Wendy Williams’ diagnosis & more

2/23/2024
Ukraine’s Zelensky plans new actions against Russia two years into the war amid fresh US sanctions for Russia. We'll tell you why NASA's really excited about yesterday's historic moon landing. Border patrol agents conducted the biggest drug bust ever recorded at the southern border. Tens of thousands of pharmacies nationwide face prescription processing issues. Plus, what we know about Wendy Williams' health and the drama surrounding a documentary coming out about her. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:15

9 AM ET: Trump's SC lead, Netanyahu's post-war plan, NY transgender athletes ban & more

2/23/2024
Polls show that former President Donald Trump is leading in South Carolina ahead of tomorrow' GOP primary. New sanctions have been announced against Russia, but will they work? The first ever private moon lander has touched down. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has a plan for post-war Gaza. Plus, a New York county has banned transgender athletes from competing in women and girl's sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:14

6 AM ET: Historic moon landing, Russia sanctions, AL IVF protections & more

2/23/2024
For the first time in more than 50 years, a US spacecraft has landed on the moon. The Biden administration is set to impose sanctions on over 500 targets in response to the death of Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny. We'll look ahead to tomorrow's GOP primary in South Carolina. Democrats in Alabama are trying to protect IVF treatments. Plus, how you can help people in Ukraine as the conflict enters its third year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:15

6 PM ET: AT&T service restored, Biden meets Navalny’s family, US moon landing & more

2/22/2024
AT&T says it’s restored service to customers impacted by a nationwide outage and the FCC is investigating. President Joe Biden met with Alexey Navalny’s widow and daughter today. Vice President Kamala Harris spoke out against an Alabama Supreme Court ruling that frozen embryos are children. We’ll tell you where mortgage rates and rent prices stand in the US. Lastly, the US is attempting a historic moon landing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:09

3 PM ET: Navalny’s medical report, AT&T outage restoration, Texas hairstyle ruling & more

2/22/2024
A medical report claims Alexey Navalny died from natural causes as his mom accuses Russian investigators of “threatening” her into agreeing to a secret funeral. We have an update on AT&T’s outage that impacted customers nationwide. Days after Alabama’s Supreme Court ruling that frozen embryos are children, a third clinic pauses IVF treatment. We have details on a Toyota recall impacting thousands of pickups and SUVs. And, a Texas judge ruled in favor of a school district that suspended a high school teen over the length of his locs hairstyle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:05:58

12 PM ET: Navalny's body, AT&T outage, opioid overdose medication access & more

2/22/2024
Alexey Navalny's mother says she's seen her son's body. AT&T is experiencing an outage that's making it hard for thousands of customers to call, text, or access the internet. President Joe Biden might take matters into his own hands when it comes to the southern border. Dozens of states are offering free opioid reversal treatments – we'll tell you how & where. A trial is underway that’ll decide whether a Texas school district can have any say over the length of students’ hair. And, why NASA is watching today's lunar landing very closely. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:06:34

9 AM ET: White House border plans, Biden's 'S.O.B.' comment, US Army extremism & more

2/22/2024
The White House is considering an immigration measure that would make it harder for some migrants to get asylum in the US. President Joe Biden called Russia's leader an "S.O.B." We're heading towards a government shutdown and so far there doesn't appear to be a plan to avoid it. A survey suggests the US Army is struggling to combat extremism in its ranks. Plus, China says it's giving a US zoo two new giant pandas. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:05:55