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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, 5pm and 10pm 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, 5pm and 10pm Eastern, every weekday.

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English


Episodes

5 PM ET: Special Edition - The Fallout of Roe v. Wade

6/24/2022
The US Supreme Court has ended a woman’s constitutional right to an abortion. We’ll hear from President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and political leaders from both sides of the aisle. Plus, emotions are also running high over the future of abortion rights in the US – we’ll hear from protesters who support and oppose the move. We’ll also examine how this historic reversal could impact women's health care and states. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit...

Duration:00:06:21

1 PM ET (updated): Roe overturned, consumers are bummed, Gitmo prisoner released & more

6/24/2022
The Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade, meaning there is no longer a federal constitutional right to an abortion – we’ll break down more from the opinion and what this means for abortion access in the US. A gun safety bill will likely be landing on the President's desk soon, as it's set to pass its last hurdle: a House vote later today. A consumer-focused report the Federal Reserve keeps a close eye says overall sentiment hit a new low. Today marks the first anniversary of the condo...

Duration:00:05:16

9 AM ET: Jan. 6 fallout, Germany's gas crisis, firing squad & more

6/24/2022
We begin this episode with the latest public January 6 hearing. Last night the Senate passed its first major gun legislation in decades. Europe's biggest economy is running out of gas. At least four people have died after 12 days of protests in Ecuador - we'll tell you what they're protesting about. And a man seeking execution by firing squad has won SCOTUS' blessing. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Duration:00:05:18

6 AM ET: Senate's gun vote, Jan. 6 pardons, Ukraine latest & more

6/24/2022
In this episode we bring you the news of the Senate passing its first major federal gun safety legislation in decades. GOP members of congress asked former President Trump for a pardon. Ukrainian troops are withdrawing from the strategic city of Severodonetsk. In the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has suffered a heavy loss in a former stronghold. And Netflix is laying off 300 employees. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Duration:00:05:01

10 PM ET: Jan. 6 documentary, Ukraine aid, student debt cancellations & more

6/23/2022
In this episode, we’ll hear from a former Justice Department official who threatened to resign amid pressure from the Trump campaign to intervene in the 2020 presidential election. Plus, new documentary footage about the Capitol insurrection reveals how then-Vice President Mike Pence reacted to a request to invoke the 25th amendment. Also, the US is sending Ukraine new military aid – we have the details. Children six through 17 will soon be eligible for shots of Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine....

Duration:00:04:55

5 PM ET: Jan. 6 hearing, Ukraine’s EU status, Juul products banned & more

6/23/2022
Three former Justice Department officials are testifying about how the Trump campaign pressured them to support its false election fraud claims in the 2020 presidential election. Plus, the US Supreme Court’s ruling that struck down a New York law that restricted concealed carry is getting mixed reactions. A final Senate vote on the bipartisan gun reform package could come later today. EU leaders have given Ukraine and Moldova the greenlight to join the bloc. Lastly, we’ll explain why Juul...

Duration:00:05:23

12 PM ET: SCOTUS' gun decision, Senate gun vote, Biden preps for Roe & more

6/23/2022
This afternoon, we start off with a breaking decision from the Supreme Court about concealed gun carry in New York. It comes as senators prepare to vote on a hefty gun safety deal today. And as the court is wrapping up its term, more contentious decisions are expected, including one on abortion – we'll tell you how the White House is preparing. We'll also tell you why the January 6 committee is taking a break with public hearings after its fifth one today. And if you're planning to buy a...

Duration:00:05:21

9 AM ET: Jan. 6 lineup, Arredondo on leave, trademarking 'the' & more

6/23/2022
This morning we bring you the latest on the line up for today's January 6 committee hearing. Uvalde School District Police Chief Pete Arredondo has been put on leave. Three volunteers captured fighting with the Ukrainian army are hoping to avoid the death penalty. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Prince Charles are both in Rwanda, but for different reasons. An Ohio University has trademarked the word "the." To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Duration:00:05:04

6 AM ET: New DOJ subpoenas, Afghanistan needs help, Omicron's new variant & more

6/23/2022
In this episode we'll tell about some new subpoenas from the DOJ. In Afghanistan, the Taliban government is appealing for help with rescue and recovery efforts after an earthquake killed at least 1,000 people. Ukraine may gain EU candidacy status today - we'll tell you why full membership is still a long way off. Researchers at Harvard Medical School say Omicron subvariants elicit less of an immune response than the original disease. And finally - JP Morgan's Chase is cutting jobs - we'll...

Duration:00:05:23

10 PM ET: Gun reform opposition, fake elector probe, Covid-19 subvariants & more

6/22/2022
House Republican leaders say they’ll vote against the Senate’s bipartisan gun safety bill. Plus, the Justice Department subpoenaed a major player in the Trump campaign's fake elector scheme in an attempt to overturn the 2020 presidential election. A Uvalde school district police chief has been placed on administrative leave in the wake of a deadly school shooting at an elementary school. European leaders are expected to announce a decision on Ukraine’s bid to join the EU. Lastly, new...

Duration:00:05:02

5 PM ET: Gas tax suspension, murder conviction overturned, Kraft Mac & more

6/22/2022
We start with President Joe Biden’s plan to lower gas prices in the US. Plus, senators grilled Fed Chairman Jerome Powell over the central bank’s interest rate hikes. A state supreme court overturned the murder conviction of a man whose son died in a hot car. Then, we’ll hear from a woman who survived a deadly earthquake in Afghanistan. Lastly, Kraft Macaroni & Cheese is rebranding a household staple. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Duration:00:05:13

12 PM ET: Gas tax holiday downsides, Powell on inflation, US tackles tobacco & more

6/22/2022
Amid high US gas prices, President Joe Biden is expected to ask Congress to approve a three-month gas tax holiday – we’ll tell you what that could mean for you and why it might cause more harm than good. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is testifying before a Senate Committee today on inflation. Afghanistan was hit by a deadly earthquake – we’ll tell you what other regions saw devastation today too. Brooklyn Center, Minnesota will pay a settlement to the family of a Black man who was...

Duration:00:05:27

9 AM ET: Biden's gas holiday, 1,000 dead in Afghanistan, Goldman's recession call & more

6/22/2022
In this episode we bring you what we know about President Joe Biden's plan to call for a federal gas tax holiday. At least 1,000 people have died after an earthquake struck Afghanistan. You'll hear the latest from yesterday's January 6 committee hearing, as well as a Texas state senate hearing on the Uvalde shooting. Finally, Goldman Sachs has a upped the odds of a US recession. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Duration:00:05:22

6 AM ET: Gas price holiday, Afghanistan earthquake, gun safety developments & more

6/22/2022
We begin this episode with the news that President Joe Biden will call for a three-month suspension of the 18.4 cent federal gas tax. We'll have all the latest from yesterday's Jan. 6 televised hearing, as well as yesterday's primary elections. In Afghanistan, an earthquake has left hundreds dead. And bipartisan gun safety legislation is a step closer to passing. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Duration:00:05:21

10 PM ET: Primary races, gun reform bill, Cosby’s civil case & more

6/21/2022
We begin with CNN projections from key election races in four states as candidates look to the November midterms. Meanwhile, Senate negotiators get closer to passing a bipartisan gun reform package. Then, we’ll hear from a state official and former election worker about how then-President Donald Trump and his allies attempted to overturn the 2020 election results. Plus, a jury has found Bill Cosby liable in a sexual battery case. Lastly, Super Bowl champion Rob Gronkowski announces his...

Duration:00:05:16

5 PM ET: Fake elector scheme, tuition aid ruling, dangerous heat wave & more

6/21/2022
Public hearings about the Capitol insurrection continued today – we’ll hear from one official about how then-President Donald Trump and his allies pressured him to overturn the presidential election results in his state. Plus, Russia has a shocking announcement about two Americans captured in Ukraine. We’ll also break down a Supreme Court ruling that rejects one state’s ban on aid to religious schools. Children under five can get vaccinated - we’ll tell you about a stop President Joe Biden...

Duration:00:04:41

12 PM: Primary day, Uvalde report, Covid milestone & more

6/21/2022
Voters in several southern states hit the polls in primary and runoff elections today – we’ll tell you which races to watch. The January 6 committee turns its attention today to the pressure campaign against state officials the former president allegedly cooked up to overturn the results of the 2020 election in key states. We’re learning more about what law enforcement did and didn’t do on the scene at a deadly school shooting in Uvalde, Texas. Pressure’s building for the Biden...

Duration:00:05:15

9 AM ET: New Uvalde questions, gun legislation race, baby-sleeping guidelines & more

6/21/2022
In this episode we look at new questions raised after local media obtained new images and transcripts from the Robb Elementary school in Uvalde, Texas. The clock is ticking for a gun-safety deal - we’ll tell you why. We’ll bring you the latest guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics on how babies should sleep. In international news – at least 200 civlians are believed to have been killed in Ethiopia. And, Cambodian villagers have caught what researchers say is the world’s biggest...

Duration:00:05:03

6 AM ET: Jan. 6 hearing, RINO hunting, gas price reprieve & more

6/21/2022
This afternoon we'll listen to the fourth public hearing of the January 6th house select committee, we'll tell you what to expect. Former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens ran a political ad calling for certain Republicans to be hunted. Israel is heading for its fifth election in less than four years. Gas prices are sky high, but could help be around the corner? Finally, we bring you news of an ancient city that rose from the water. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit...

Duration:00:05:04

10 PM ET: Trump’s election scheme, students sue, lost city discovered & more

6/20/2022
In this episode, we’ll tell you who’s slated to testify in Tuesday’s public hearing about then-President Donald Trump’s attempt to overturn the 2020 presidential election. Plus, the Texas GOP’s new party platform pushes Trump’s false election claims – we have the details. We also have the latest developments in the battle for Ukraine’s east as Russia’s invasion continues. A group of students who survived last year's deadly mass shooting at a Michigan high school are suing. Lastly, we’ll tell...

Duration:00:04:58