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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.

    Majority Rules

    Majority Rules

    The Senate passes a $1.9 trillion rescue COVID relief bill, paving the way for stimulus checks within days. Minneapolis prepares for the trial of police officer Derek Chauvin. And Meghan Markle claims that racism and back-stabbing drove her and Prince Harry out of the British Royal Family.

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    • 31 min
    628 Pages Later

    628 Pages Later

    The Senate debates a COVID relief package. Residents of Jackson, Mississippi are still without running water. And a private war within Britain's royal family goes public.

    • 28 min
    Should Teachers Be Line Leaders?

    Should Teachers Be Line Leaders?

    The Biden Administration presses for teachers to get vaccinated immediately. Law enforcement prepares for "serious" threats today against the Capitol. And the US ponders how to respond to a new strike on a military base housing Americans in Iraq.

    • 30 min
    Yes We May: The New Vaccination Timeline

    Yes We May: The New Vaccination Timeline

    In a dramatic push forward in his timeline, President Biden says every American who wants to be vaccinated against COVID-19 can do so by the end of May. The Supreme Court considers how far states can roll back early voting. And FBI Director Christopher Wray tells Congress what he knew ahead of the January 6th insurrection.

    • 28 min
    Border Status

    Border Status

    The Biden Administration begins the process of reunifying hundreds of migrant families separated at the border. Amid rapidly improving vaccination rates, the CDC issues warnings to states who are lifting restrictions. And a new push to unionize in Alabama could reshape Amazon forever.

    • 29 min
    Have We Turned a Corner Against COVID?

    Have We Turned a Corner Against COVID?

    Backed by an FDA authorization, Johnson & Johnson prepares to start shipping its vaccine around the country. A second sexual harassment accusation against New York governor Andrew Cuomo results in an official investigation. And President Biden grapples with how to respond to aggression in the Middle East...without becoming embroiled in a Middle Eastern conflict.

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    • 29 min

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