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Straight to the heart of the stories that are driving national conversation, from experts with on-the-ground access. Hosted by Brad Mielke and powered by ABC News. Twenty minutes, every weekday, available by 6am.

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Thursday, December 13: Who A.M.I. to Judge?

12/13/2018
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As Michael Cohen is sentenced, another Trump ally joins him in implicating the president. Theresa May quells a revolt in her own party -- for now. And migrants survived the journey to America...but never made it out of detention centers alive. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:23:28

Wednesday, December 12: "Proud to Shut Down"

12/12/2018
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In a made-for-TV blowout, President Trump tells Democrats he's ready to shut down the government over a border wall. Google gets grilled by lawmakers. And a Baylor rape case becomes a plea deal, with the defendant serving no jail time. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:23:25

Tuesday, December 11: You Brexit, You Buy It

12/11/2018
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Theresa May is forced to delay a Brexit vote, as the world awaits the consequences. President Trump gets set to welcome Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer again...but this time Pelosi's got more swagger. And Russians have used spies, hacks, and fake news to influence elections -- but it's "deep fakes" that are worrying the Pentagon. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter:...

Duration:00:22:38

Monday, December 10: Synergy

12/10/2018
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Robert Mueller's court filings dominated the weekend, shedding new light on phrases like "campaign synergy" and "Individual 1." President Trump makes several big staffing decisions, but doesn't seem to get his wish for Chief of Staff. And the second-biggest Ebola outbreak in history has just hit its first major city. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter:...

Duration:00:22:28

Friday, December 7: They Said (Redacted)???

12/7/2018
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Washington gets ready for a double dose of Mueller document dumps. The US arrests a Chinese tech mogul, with trade talks hanging in the balance. And onetime Trump employees say they were undocumented, and their supervisors knew it. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:21:11

Thursday, December 6: "Dad, I Love You"

12/6/2018
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One president says goodbye to another, calling him "the best father a son or daughter could have." Documents show Facebook tried to wield user data as a weapon against its competitors. And USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:22:59

Wednesday, December 5: Flynn-Flam

12/5/2018
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Robert Mueller sends a message: Michael Flynn is talking. A North Carolina congressional race could have to be re-done. And a Wells Fargo customer says he lost everything...and then found out it was all a computer glitch. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:21:10

Tuesday, December 4: Truce? Or Victory?

12/4/2018
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President Trump takes a victory lap over a 90-day truce on his trade war. Make your picks - the 2020 presidential campaign is already here. And in Baltimore, a Girl Scout troop meets in prison, because every Scout's mother is incarcerated. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:23:25

Monday, December 3: The Thousandth Point of Light

12/3/2018
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Americans remember President George H.W. Bush. Benjamin Netanyahu faces new accusations from police. And protests in Paris devolve into fiery riots. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/starthereabc Discover more ABC News podcasts:...

Duration:00:23:23

Friday, November 30: Lying in Wait

11/30/2018
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Robert Mueller unveils his new star witness. The president's former lawyer confesses to lying about a Russian real estate deal during the campaign...and accuses President Trump of lying too. ABC's George Stephanopoulos broke the story -- he and the rest of the team describe what it means. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:22:39

Thursday, November 29: Manafort's Big Bet

11/29/2018
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The president's lawyer says former campaign boss Paul Manafort has been funneling Robert Mueller's questions back to the White House. Republican Senators take a stand on Saudi Arabia. And an NFL team picks up a free agent, two days after he's arrested for domestic violence. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:22:46

Wednesday, November 28: Get Your House in Order

11/28/2018
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Nancy Pelosi has more arms to twist ahead of today's leadership vote. President Trump threatens to punish GM's bottom line -- but that could hurt other car companies, too. And Tuesday was the deadliest day for American soldiers in Afghanistan in years. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:20:28

Tuesday, November 27: Scrapped

11/27/2018
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General Motors shuts down five plants and lays off 15 percent of its workforce. Paul Manafort's plea deal goes up in smoke. And an Alabama family says it's tough to be a "good guy with a gun" if you're black. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:23:05

Monday, November 26: Crossing a Line

11/26/2018
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Border agents fire tear gas at asylum seekers, as several surge toward the fences. An editor of a government climate report says President Trump is acting irresponsibly during a crisis. And near Crimea, shots are fired between Russian and Ukranian ships. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc -...

Duration:00:23:18

Friday, November 23: In the Black

11/23/2018
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In a special edition of Start Here, ABC's Chief Business and Economics Correspondent Rebecca Jarvis joins Brad to talk about how Black Friday shopping has evolved, and what it means for the modern economy. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:14:59

Thursday, November 22: Reasons to Be Thankful

11/22/2018
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In a special Thanksgiving edition of Start Here, an Alabama medical center is trying to change the way we donate kidneys. And last year's fire victims give a lesson to the town of Paradise, California on what to expect. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:17:53

Wednesday, November 21: Consequence$$$

11/21/2018
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President Trump admits he doesn't plan to hold Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman responsible for the death of a US resident -- because of money and politics. Stocks are now worse off than when we started 2018. And doctors are in a public feud with the NRA. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc -...

Duration:00:21:47

Tuesday, November 20: Who's The Boss

11/20/2018
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Democrats challenge acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker's right to be on the job. Nancy Pelosi tries to wrangle a group of renegades trying to torpedo her Speaker bid. And migrants are being told to go back home...by Mexicans in Tijuana. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:22:24

Monday, November 19: "Like Smoking 11 Cigarettes a Day"

11/19/2018
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As death tolls rise and missing persons cases skyrocket, tent cities full of fire survivors are popping up in Northern California. Democrats concede in Florida and Georgia. And the CIA reportedly confirms the White House's fear: that Mohammed bin Salman ordered the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:23:07

Friday, November 16: Re-Recount

11/16/2018
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Florida's senate race heads to a manual recount, as officials raise doubts over whether it can be completed on time. Dartmouth faces a $70 million lawsuit over its response to harassment and assault allegations. And the US sanctions 17 Saudis, putting it in lockstep with the royal family. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:20:07