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New, Fresh, Exciting Take on the Events and Top News of the Day.

New, Fresh, Exciting Take on the Events and Top News of the Day.

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Washington , DC

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New, Fresh, Exciting Take on the Events and Top News of the Day.

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English

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844-344-2423


Episodes

3 months to the Presidential election

8/4/2020
3 months to the Presidential election. New polls says only 13% of Americans are satisfied with the state of the US. Eviction crisis looming due to the pandemic. Cancel Culture. Tik Tok still thought of as a security issue. MLB season in jeopardy. Trump gives interview to Axios.

Duration:01:49:57

Pandemic unemployment relief expires.

8/3/2020
Pandemic unemployment relief expires. Congress still debating a replacement plan. Astronauts splashdown in Dragon capsule after spending time on the ISS. Microsoft in talks to acquire Tik Tok. MLB continues to struggle with COVID-19. Mask mandates.

Duration:01:50:07

The cost of COVID-19 to the US economy

7/31/2020
The cost of COVID-19 to the US economy. The search for a COVID_19 vaccine continues. Melissa Korn talks about the latest in the college admission scandal. Trump campaign pauses advertising. Probe looks into harassment at The Ellen Show. Mask fatigue.

Duration:01:50:06

Fed keeps interest rates unchanged

7/30/2020
Fed keeps interest rates unchanged. Congress still can not agree on a second COVID-19 stimulus bill. Cooper Lawrence talks about her new book "Celebritocracy". Trump floats the idea of delaying election because of mail-in voting. Rep. Louis Gohmert tests positive for COVID-19. Herman Cain dies from COVID-19. Funeral services for Rep. John Lewis.

Duration:01:49:48

Congress still debating a second pandemic relief bill

7/29/2020
Congress still debating a second pandemic relief bill. Phase 3 vaccine trials started. Trump resuming Covid-19 press conferences. Marlins MLB season paused after multiple players test positive for COVID-19. AG Barr grilled before Congress. Emmy nominations announced. Trump recalls troops from Germany. Head of Big Tech firms appearing before Congress about anti-trust issues.

Duration:01:50:10

Pelosi says GOP is not ready to seriously negotiate over second relief package.

7/28/2020
Pelosi says GOP is not ready to seriously negotiate over second relief package. Eviction crisis coming. MLB faces issues with players testing positive for COVID-19. Woman killed by shark in Maine.

Duration:01:50:07

Congress expected to provide extended unemployment benefits package

7/27/2020
Congress expected to provide extended unemployment benefits package. Congressman John Lewis to lie in state outside US Capitol. COVID-19 vaccine trials begin in earnest. Olivia de Havilland dies at 104. Trump deploying federal forces into violent cities. MLB playing without fans. Taylor Sift releases surprise album.

Duration:01:49:51

Pandemic unemployment benefits set to expire

7/24/2020
Pandemic unemployment benefits set to expire. Trump cancels RNC in Jacksonville. Dr. Fauci throws out first pitch for Washington Nationals. More movie release delays due to pandemic. Teachers reluctant to return to classroom. Redskins temporary name changes to Washington Football Team.

Duration:01:49:58

New unemployment numbers

7/23/2020
New unemployment numbers. MLB season starts with some changes. Protests continue in Portland. Trump to send federal agents to Chicago to quell violence. Deciding how to distribute a vaccine once one is available. Trump talks about taking a cognitive test. Backlog of COVID tests delaying results reporting.

Duration:01:49:56

Joe Biden says he is now opposed to defunding police

7/22/2020
Joe Biden says he is now opposed to defunding police. 17 people shot in Chicago at a funeral. San Diego Comic-Con to be virtual this year. BLM mural removed from street after request for a Trump slogan. Businesses charging a COVID surcharge. Trump says pandemic will get worse before it's better.

Duration:01:49:52

Trump is not in favor of a national mask mandate

7/21/2020
Trump is not in favor of a national mask mandate. Congress debating extended unemployment payments. "Naked Athena" gains fame in Portland protests. Reallocating police resources. Violence in Portland continues. St. Louis couple charged after waving guns at protesters.

Duration:01:49:56

Trump gives interview with Chris Wallace about COVID-19 response

7/20/2020
Trump gives interview with Chris Wallace about COVID-19 response. 51st anniversary of moon landing. Congressman John Lewis dies at 80. Kanye West holds campaign rally. More than 2 dozen COVID-19 vaccines in the works. More civil unrest in Portland. Thousands plan to walk off jobs in protest. Cancel culture.

Duration:01:49:54

Who to believe about keeping safe from COVID-19?

7/17/2020
Who to believe about keeping safe from COVID-19? Sexual harassment case brought against the Washington, D.C. NFL team. Kanye West back in presidential race. Mary Trump talks about her book. Ted Cruz describes today's Republican Party. Chaos in Portland, OR. Calls for defunding police.

Duration:01:49:59

17th week of 1 million or more unemployment claims

7/16/2020
17th week of 1 million or more unemployment claims. Verified Twitter accounts hacked in bitcoin scheme. Majority of parents willing to send their children back to school. Localities requiring people to wear face coverings. Woman who shamed barista wants part of his GoFundMe.

Duration:01:49:56

Ruth Bader Ginsburg back in the hospital

7/15/2020
Ruth Bader Ginsburg back in the hospital. Trump signs Hong Kong sanctions bill. Woke Virus Culture. Mary Trump's book released. Nick Cannon loses job after anti-Semitic comments.

Duration:01:49:57

California shuts down again due to COVID-19

7/14/2020
California shuts down again due to COVID-19. School systems confused on how to reopen safely. Washington DC deciding on new name for NFL team. Radio host fired for racist tirade. Insane details from Johnny Depp's libel suit against UK paper. First federal execution in 17 years.

Duration:01:49:56

We are now seeing the effects on the economy due to shut down

7/13/2020
We are now seeing the effects on the economy due to shut down. Trump commutes Roger Stone's jail sentence. Miami Mayor will not rule out a second stay at home order. Washington Redskins agree to name change. Kelly Preston dies of breast cancer at 57. Tik Tok still seen as major national security concern.

Duration:01:49:55

Dr. Fauci said US response to COVID-19 could have been better

7/10/2020
Dr. Fauci said US response to COVID-19 could have been better. "Silent Spreaders" of COVID-19. Joe Biden unveils plan to revitalize US manufacturing. School systems worried about virus transmission.

Duration:01:49:59

SCOTUS rules NY prosecutors can seek Trump's tax returns

7/9/2020
SCOTUS rules NY prosecutors can seek Trump's tax returns. United Airlines could lay off 36,000 in October. States debating best way to open schools. US at risk of a second shutdown. The danger of cancel culture. Wonder Years reboot.

Duration:01:50:00

Coronavirus cases still rising

7/8/2020
Coronavirus cases still rising. SCOTUS rules on birth control coverage. Schools trying to figure out how to resume classes. Mask shaming. CAREN Act in SF. More monuments coming down. US wants to ban TikTok app due to security concerns.

Duration:01:50:00