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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.

    Targeted Chaos

    Targeted Chaos

    Authorities try to regain control as raucous protests spread beyond Minneapolis. President Trump signs an executive order that will attempt to re-shape social media. And COVID-19 has upended treatment plans for cancer patients.
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    • 26 min
    100,000

    100,000

    As the American death toll passes one hundred thousand, the American economy is confronted with pre-coronavirus realities. The mayor of Minneapolis demands four police officers be arrested for their role in a suspect's death. And the US makes a major announcement on Hong Kong that could re-shape our relationship with China.
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    • 23 min
    The Return of "I Can't Breathe"

    The Return of "I Can't Breathe"

    Four police officers have been fired in Minneapolis after pinning a suspect down with a knee to his neck. President Trump threatens to move the Republican National Convention if a Democratic governor doesn't allow larger crowds. And today in Florida, NASA and SpaceX prepare for an historic launch.
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    • 22 min
    Lockdown: Holiday Weakened

    Lockdown: Holiday Weakened

    With the national death toll approaching one hundred thousand, Americans worry health officials by flocking to beaches, parks and parties. A surge in Brazil leads to the WHO deeming a "new epicenter" for the pandemic. And an ABC News reporter trains to become a contact tracer.
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    • 20 min
    America's Newest Heroes

    America's Newest Heroes

    In a special edition of Start Here, we hear from essential workers in their own words.
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    • 23 min
    Can You Spare a Quarter (of the Workforce)?

    Can You Spare a Quarter (of the Workforce)?

    As another 2.4 million Americans get laid off, economists examine how "work from home" arrangements will change American life. A natural disaster in Michigan is being blamed on man-made dams. And in the final installment of our series on race and class disparities, a college student who was already struggling with homelessness describes how a pandemic robbed him of his only safe space.
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    • 27 min

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