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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.




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

Oct. 12, 2017: California wildfires continue to rage

Plus, the House votes on a disaster aid package, Roger Goodell tells NFL players to stand for the anthem, an asteroid passes close to Earth and the MLB playoffs roll on. (Photo: Robyn Beck, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:04:00

Oct. 11, 2017: Trump to promote tax plan in Pennsylvania

Plus, wildfires continue to rage in California, the Keystone XL pipeline debate is back on, SpaceX is set for its second mission in as many days and Catalonia's leader calls for talks. (Photo: Julie Jacobson, AP)

Duration: 00:02:47

Oct. 10, 2017: Wildfires cause mass devastation across California

Plus, North Korea may test another missile, the U.S. men's soccer team is on the brink of World Cup qualification, the rollback of the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan begins and arraignments are underway for coaches caught in the latest college basketball corruption scandal. (Photo: Rich Pedroncelli, AP)

Duration: 00:03:46

October 9, 2017: What do do on Columbus Day?

Plus, the trailer for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' debuts, Nate continues to slam the Southeast with heavy rains, Walmart will make it easier to return items purchased online and the MLB playoffs feature four games. (Photo: Maggie Gilroy/Staff photo)

Duration: 00:03:18

October 7, 2017: Hurricane Nate to make landfall on the Gulf Coast

Plus, Vice President Pence heads to Las Vegas, a Paul Ryan-aligned super PAC calls for a one-day voter blitz, protests are planned on Vladimir Putin's birthday and the MLB Playoffs kick into full swing. (Photo: Sean Gardner, Getty Images)

Duration: 00:04:09

October 6, 2017: Trump to resume tax cut push at White House

Plus, Tropical Storm Nate heads for the Gulf Coast, the U.S. men's national soccer team keeps fighting for a place in the World Cup, groups honor civil rights icon Fannie Lou Hamer and an anti-nuclear weapons group wins the Nobel Peace Prize. (Photo: Getty Images)

Duration: 00:03:08

October 5, 2017: Investigators look for clues on Vegas gunman's motives

Plus, thousands of DREAMer immigrants face a deadline to reapply for protection, Democratic political ads come earlier than expected, Florida is scheduled to execute a murderer amid a challenge and the sports world reacts to Cam Newton's controversial comments. (Photo: Mark Ralston, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:03:32

October 4, 2017: Trump to visit las Vegas

Plus, Google will likely reveal its latest smartphone, the House GOP proposes an extension for a children's health care program, the puck drops on a new NHL season and more Nobel Prize announcements are on the way. (Photo: Mark Ralston, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:04:24

October 3, 2017: Investigators look for clues behind deadly Vegas attack

Plus, President Trump visits Puerto Rico, the Supreme Court takes on a gerrymandering case, the former head of Equifax will be grilled by Congress and the Major League Baseball Playoffs get underway. (Photo: Andrew Nelles, The Tennessean/USA TODAY Network)

Duration: 00:04:37

October 2, 2017: Supreme Court is back in session

Plus, a Benghazi terror suspect heads to trial, Toys R Us tries out augmented reality in its stores, the University of Louisville board will meet over an FBI investigation and MTV's 'TRL' is back. (Photo: Jim Lo Scalzo, EPA)

Duration: 00:03:28

September 30, 2017: Community health centers in tight spot as Congress fails to act on funding

Plus, Jews celebrate Yom Kippur, 'Saturday Night Live' returns for a new season, Austria bans burqas and Catalonia votes on independence. (Photo: Brendan Smialowski, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:02:24

September 29, 2017: More NFL teams to reveal Week 4 anthem plans?

Plus, an accused NSA leaker will appear in court again, Elon Musk unveils plans to colonize Mars, Shania Twain releases her latest studio album and the Super NES Classic video game system is here. (Photo: The Associated Press)

Duration: 00:03:15

September 28, 2017: Will fans join NFL players in protest?

Plus, a Senate panel looks into malicious Twitter bots, 'Will & Grace' returns, Vice President Pence talks tax reform in Detroit and a Bronx school reopens after a deadly stabbing attack. (Photo: Mark Hoffman, USA TODAY Sports)

Duration: 00:04:25

September 27, 2017: Trump to unveil tax plan in Indianapolis

Plus, a Colorado River conservation agreement gets signed, the suspect in a Tennessee church shooting heads to court, a survey reveals what Americans think is the biggest threat to the economy and Google turns 19. (Photo: Saul Loeb, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:03:24

September 26, 2017: Ripple effect over Trump's NFL feud continues

Plus, Alabama Republicans head to the polls for a runoff U.S. senator election, North Carolina gets a glancing blow from Hurricane Maria, initial results from a Kurdish independence vote are on the way and Ivanka Trump heads to Detroit to promote STEM education. (Photo: The Associated Press)

Duration: 00:03:41

September 25, 2017: A woman becomes a Marine Corps infantry officer for the first time

Plus, Kurdistan votes on independence, Anthony Weiner heads to court for sentencing, Megyn Kelly debuts on 'Today' and it's been 60 years since the Little Rock Nine. (Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USAT)

Duration: 00:02:29

September 22, 2017: Hurricane Maria remains a threat

Plus, President Trump campaigns for Republican Sen. Luther Strange in Alabama, the new iPhone is here, Fall officially begins and Brexit negotiations trudge on. (Photo: Ricardo Arduengo, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:03:31

September 21, 2017: Hurricane Maria expected to drench Dominican Republic

Plus, rescuers continue to work to free trapped people following an earthquake in Mexico City, an official criminally indicted in the Flint water crisis heads to court, Ivanka Trump talks about postpartum depression and Stephen King turns 70. (Photo: Helene Valenzuela, AFP/Getty Images)

Duration: 00:03:02

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