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Episodes
  • Jul 1 2022
    The trial for American basketball star Brittney Griner, who has been detained in Russia since February, started today. It comes as one Ukrainian city was hit with several airstrikes overnight, as Russia's war in the country rages on. We'll break down the major election implications of a redistricting case the Supreme Court will hear next term if North Carolina Republicans get their way. Plus, GOP Congresswoman Liz Cheney is fighting for political survival. And lastly, Uber releases its latest safety report. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy
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    5 mins
  • Jul 1 2022
    In this episode we bring you the latest from the January 6 House select committee, as star witness Cassidy Hutchinson says she was contacted by someone trying to influence her testimony. New polls show the vast majority of Americans are unhappy with the state of the US - we'll tell you why. Brittney Griner is on trial in Russia today. Back in the US, a judge has ruled that the family of Gabby Petito can sue her fiance's family. Finally, a Himalayan kingdom that charges tourists $200 a night. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy
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    4 mins
  • Jul 1 2022
    We start with a warning about travel chaos heading into the holiday weekend, with one airline already cancelling flights. In Florida, a judge says he'll block a new state law banning abortion from 15 weeks. A woman has been arrested in Costa Rica after she was accused of killing an elite cyclist in the US - we'll tell you how US Marshalls tracked her down. Hong Kong is marking 25 years since the British gave the city back to China. Plus, a newly discovered arrest warrant has Emmett Till's family calling for justice. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy
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    4 mins

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