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A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. Powered by ABC News. Hosted by Brad Mielke.

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A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. Powered by ABC News. Hosted by Brad Mielke.

    Rage in Rafah

    Rage in Rafah

    An Israeli airstrike kills dozens of refugees in Gaza, barely 200 yards from an official “safe zone.” A spate of deadly tornadoes cause chaos from Texas to Kentucky. And the death toll is estimated to reach the thousands after a landslide in Papua New Guinea. 
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    • 23 min
    The Battle Over Military 'Forever Chemicals'

    The Battle Over Military 'Forever Chemicals'

    In a special Memorial Day episode, ABC’s Senior Washington Reporter Devin Dwyer examines why many military communities are worried about alarming amounts of “forever chemicals,” often used in life-saving training exercises, that could become life-threatening years later.
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    • 24 min
    The DOJ’s “Bad Blood” with Ticketmaster

    The DOJ’s “Bad Blood” with Ticketmaster

    The Justice Department sues Live Nation, the owner of Ticketmaster, on antitrust grounds. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito issues a consequential ruling on gerrymandering, even as his own political leanings come into focus. And an American prepares to be sentenced in Turks and Caicos, despite a full-court press from U.S. politicians pleading for mercy. 
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    • 30 min
    Uvalde Pays Up

    Uvalde Pays Up

    Families of Uvalde shooting victims reach a settlement with the city. Nikki Haley says she will vote for Donald Trump. And the UK government schedules a snap election.
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    • 29 min
    The “Reich” Stuff: New Concerns Over Trump

    The “Reich” Stuff: New Concerns Over Trump

    As the Trump campaign struggles to explain a post invoking a Nazi slogan, the former president also equivocates on whether he’d support a ban on birth control. Extreme turbulence on a Singapore Airlines flight leaves at least one dead and dozens injured. And ahead of a busy travel season, President Biden plans to release a million barrels’ worth of gasoline from strategic reserves. 
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    • 24 min
    The Ayatollah’s Next Move

    The Ayatollah’s Next Move

    Iran prepares an election to replace its deceased president. The International Criminal Court seeks an arrest warrant for top Israeli and Hamas leaders. And North Carolina lawmakers consider a bill that would ban face masks in public places.
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    • 28 min

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Not just headlines

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