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The 5 top stories you need to know every morning, hosted by USA TODAY's Maria T. Fowler, and hosted by USA TODAY's Ryan Carey-Mahoney on the weekends.

The 5 top stories you need to know every morning, hosted by USA TODAY's Maria T. Fowler, and hosted by USA TODAY's Ryan Carey-Mahoney on the weekends.
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The 5 top stories you need to know every morning, hosted by USA TODAY's Maria T. Fowler, and hosted by USA TODAY's Ryan Carey-Mahoney on the weekends.




Nov. 6, 2017: Trump addresses Texas shooting

Plus, Jimmy Fallon cancels a week of shows following his mother's death, impeachment is planned for Clemson University's student vice president after a Pledge of Allegiance protest, Elton John will receive an honor for his work against AIDS and Wall Street analysts downplay the potential market impact of a Saudi prince's arrest. (Photo: Pool photo by Franck Robichon)

Duration: 00:03:14

Nov. 4, 2017: Trump heads to Asia to talk North Korea, trade deals

Plus, the New York City Marathon goes on after a deadly terror attack in the city, clocks go back an hour on Sunday, it's a busy college football weekend and rumors of a nationwide blackout are a hoax. (Photo: Jung Yeon-Je, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:05:15

Nov. 3, 2017: Trump, Pacific governors meet over ongoing North Korea threat

Plus, a report will show how climate change is affecting Americans, Apple's iPhone X hits stores, Sgt. Bergdahl could learn his sentence and the Astros celebrate their World Series win with a parade. (Photo: USA TODAY)

Duration: 00:07:36

Nov. 2, 2017: Authorities piece together NYC suspect's radicalization

Plus, the House GOP will unveil its tax bill, President Trump announces his pick for the new head of the Federal Reserve, Congressional Democrats hold a solidarity event for Puerto Rico and closing arguments begin in the trial for Sen. Bob Menendez. (Photo: Timothy A. Clary, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:02:30

Nov. 1, 2017: Security tightened after deadly New York City terror attack

Plus, the World Series heads to a deciding Game 7, a commission on opioid use in the U.S. will deliver its report on the crisis, Obamacare 2018 enrollment begins and the pioneering women of NASA get their own Lego figurines. (Photo: Martin Speechley, New York City Police Department via AP)

Duration: 00:06:06

Oct. 31, 2017: Tech titans testify about Russia's election interference

Plus, the World Series shifts back to Los Angeles for Game 6, a new report shows hospital safety grades, a former priest who admitted to sex abuse in Guam heads to court and trick-or-treating forecasts look good. (Photo: Michael Reynolds, EPA)

Duration: 00:05:41

Oct. 30, 2017: Robert Mueller's first charges could surface Monday

Plus, a new survey finds teachers' mental health is suffering, NFL running back Ezekiel Elliott heads to federal court, Delta's new flagship international aircraft takes flight and the Northeast gets drenched with rain. (Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP)

Duration: 00:02:50

Oct. 28, 2017: White Nationalist groups to gather in Tennessee

Plus, Spain blocks a Catalan independence push, the World Series rolls into games 4 and 5, jackpots for Mega Millions are growing and Sunday marks five years since Superstorm Sandy. (Photo: Courtesy of Corinne Rochette)

Duration: 00:04:40

Oct. 27, 2017: Rose McGowan kicks off Women's Conference in Detroit

Plus, the World Series shifts to Houston, iPhone X preorders begin, Tiger Woods appears in court and 'Stranger Things' is back for Season 2. (Photo: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Duration: 00:05:50

Oct. 26, 2017: Trump to declare opioid emergency

Plus, new JFK assassination files will be released, Kenya is set to hold a repeat presidential election, new security interviews may mean longer waits for international travels and the House will vote on a budget resolution. (Photo: Evan Vucci, AP)

Duration: 00:03:24

Oct. 25, 2017: Bergdahl faces second day of sentencing hearing

Plus, a panel meets to discuss the effectiveness of certain vaccines, Kenya considers postponing another election, Game 1 of the World Series is in the books and Filipino World War II veterans will be recognized. (Photo: Sara D. Davis, Getty Images)

Duration: 00:06:51

Oct. 24, 2017: Trump to lobby Senate GOP on tax reform

Plus, the World Series is here, the Senate will vote on disaster aid, a trial begins in the killing of a gender-fluid teen and Snoop Dogg gets set to host a game show. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP)

Duration: 00:05:44

Oct. 23, 2017: Bowe Bergdahl faces sentencing

Plus, wildfires in California continue as some residents return home, the suspect in a Nashville church shooting heads to court, today's the deadline for Flint to find a new water source and President Trump will award the Medal of Honor. (Photo: Ted Richardson, AP)

Duration: 00:03:02

Oct. 21, 2017: Tensions rise between Spain and Catalonia

Plus, Japan heads to the polls as a North Korean crisis looms, the Orionid meteor shower will put on a show, NFL football rolls into week 7 and fall foliage means distracted driving. (Photo: Sean Gallup, Getty Images)

Duration: 00:03:20

Oct. 20, 2017: Lawyer for Weinstein rape accuser to share details about the case

Plus, a court will review a judge's order on abortion for an undocumented teen, Melania Trump's inaugural gown heads to the Smithsonian, today marks 40 years since a plane crash killed members of Lynyrd Skynyrd and the Astros and Yankees keep fighting for a chance to meet the Dodgers in the World Series. (Photo: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Duration: 00:05:10

Oct. 19, 2017: Obama to hit campaign trail for first time since leaving office

Plus, Florida prepares for violence at a white nationalist event, it's been 30 years since Black Monday, the northwest will get heavy rain and snow and Amazon closes bidding for its new headquarters. (Photo: Bill Streicher/USA TODAY Sports)

Duration: 00:02:40

Oct. 18, 2017: Judge to hear arguments against Trump over Emoluments Clause

Plus, Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders debate tax policy, China's Xi Jinping is selected for another 5-year term and the MLB playoffs get closer to the World Series. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images)

Duration: 00:03:35

Oct. 17, 2017: NFL owners weigh change on national anthem policy

Plus, Gretchen Carlson talks about sexual harassment, the U.S. continues joint military exercises with South Korea, NBA basketball returns and Ophelia causes destruction in Ireland. (Photo: The Associated Press)

Duration: 00:04:07

Oct. 16, 2017: Producers Guild to hold emergency meeting regarding Harvey Weinstein

Plus, today's your deadline if you filed a 2016 tax return extension, the Yankees will try to fight back down two games to nothing, Hurricane Ophelia heads for Ireland and Guam tries to deal with a stray dog problem. (Photo: Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)

Duration: 00:02:34

Oct. 14, 2017: Weekend weather conditions could mean more California fires

Plus, fallout continues from sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, the Apollo 11 capsule goes on tour, Medicare open enrollment begins Sunday and only four teams remain in the MLB Playoffs. (Photo: Paul Kitagaki Jr., The Sacramento Bee via AP)

Duration: 00:03:47

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