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A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. Powered by ABC News. Hosted by Brad Mielke. Winner of the 2019 Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Innovation.

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A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. Powered by ABC News. Hosted by Brad Mielke. Winner of the 2019 Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Innovation.

    Democrats' Day 2: They Brought Receipts

    Democrats' Day 2: They Brought Receipts

    In Day 2 of their opening arguments, Democrats make their case for removing the president...by quoting Republicans. Authorities examine a new potential coronavirus case in Texas. And US officials are told to figure out whether pregnant women are trying to get into the country just to give birth.
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    • 20 min
    An Audience of Four

    An Audience of Four

    In the first day of opening arguments, House Democrats begin to outline the case against President Trump...but they might be gearing their case toward four key Republicans. Harvey Weinstein and his accusers sit through their own opening arguments in New York. And days before the Grammys, the former CEO of the Recording Academy says the nominating process is rigged.

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    • 20 min
    What They're Arguing About in the Senate

    What They're Arguing About in the Senate

    Before opening arguments can get underway, senators argue over what comes after the opening arguments. The Supreme Court declines to rule on Obamacare before Election Day. And the virus that has led to deaths overseas arrives in America.
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    • 20 min
    Mitch McConnell's Rules of The Road

    Mitch McConnell's Rules of The Road

    With President Trump's impeachment trial kicking into high gear, the senate hasn't even agreed upon rules yet for how the trial will unfold. The trial gets going but President Trump heads out of the country where he'll be rubbing shoulders with climate activists. And tensions in Beirut flare up again as Lebanon's financial crisis continues.
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    • 19 min
    Double Duty

    Double Duty

    With arguments set to begin in President Trump's impeachment trial Democratic senators running for president are scrambling to figure out how they'll be jurors during the day and campaign at night.  Harry and Meghan shock the world by giving up their Royal titles and state income.  And the U.S. says she committed fraud but China says the U.S. is just trying to punish a Chinese tech company. 

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    • 18 min
    They'll Be Impartial. They Swear.

    They'll Be Impartial. They Swear.

    As senators are sworn in as jurors, new details continue to come to light concerning President Trump and Ukraine. Virginians wonder if a gun rights rally is about to get out of control. And the NFL has a rule meant to create a more diverse coaching pool -- it's just not working.
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    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

Marmarmar279 ,

Great way to start the day!

I enjoy the quick recap of the headlines each morning. The host is engaging and covers just enough for one to feel up to date with current events. Thanks for doing this every morning !! It’s quick and just right!

William Conrad ,

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This is a well produced podcast and a quick way to get the news in the morning.

amdc12345 ,

Wish they would post earlier

I used to start my day with this podcast but now it doesn’t post until the afternoons. I can’t listen anymore and it’s a real bummer. I like Brad so much. Why does the podcast not drop til afternoon now? It’s a 5 STAR podcast but the late post makes it too late :(

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