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Erin Burnet OutFront: Out in the field. In front of the headlines. A courageous and unconventional nightly news program.


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Erin Burnet OutFront: Out in the field. In front of the headlines. A courageous and unconventional nightly news program.






DeSantis breaks silence on Trump hush money case

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis broke his silence on Donald Trump’s legal troubles and alleged involvement in a hush money payment to adult film star Stormy Daniels. Though he criticized the Manhattan D.A. who is pursuing charges and vowed his office would not be involved if the matter trickles into Florida, he came short of offering support for the former president. This as a last-minute witness in the investigation testified today. And, why Buster Murdaugh put out a statement denying he had...


New witness raises questions about strength of Trump hush money case

Could an 11th hour witness save the former president from an indictment in the hush money case as House GOP members seek to discredit the investigation into Trump? Plus, China’s Xi Jinping meets with Vladimir Putin. The Ukrainian ambassador to the United States joins to raise questions about whether it was staged. Also, reports suggest the U.S. government is launching a probe into the parent company of TikTok for allegedly spying on American journalists. What could this mean for the 100...


Arrest warrant issued for Putin, Russian official

New footage into OutFront shows the moment Ukrainian soldiers shoot down a Russian fighter jet. This as Russian President Vladimir Putin is now a wanted man on the world stage after the International Criminal Court charges him with war crimes. Plus, America’s banks are taking another beating and the Dow is sinking. Also, Chinese President Xi Jinping faces record unemployment and unrest. How could this figure into a potential invasion of Taiwan? To learn more about how CNN protects listener...


U.S. military releases video of Russian jet hitting U.S. drone

Dramatic video into OutFront of Ukrainian forces storming homes and searching for Russian soldiers comes as we also have the video of Russian jets taking down an American drone. An Air Force lieutenant general joins to to tell you what he sees from the footage. Plus, Erin speaks with a Nobel Prize winning economist who saw the current banking crisis coming months ago. Also, an OutFront investigation about how the U.S. Coast Guard failed to act after two women came forward to say they were...


Dow plunged more than 700 points at one point today

The bank selloff is stretching across the Atlantic as another major bank is on the verge of collapse. The question everyone is asking is if our money is safe. Former CEO of Citigroup Mike Corbat joins to discuss credit and global fears of a banking industry collapse. Plus, we’re learning new details about Russia training elementary school children to fight. Also, Georgia investigators have another recording of Trump pressuring election officials to overturn the election. To learn more about...


“Rapid deterioration”: Moody’s cuts outlook for all U.S. banks

Sounding the alarm about America’s banks, Moody's downgrading its outlook for the entire banking sector warning of rapid deterioration. A senior chairman and former CEO of Goldman Sachs joins to discuss. Plus, a Russian fighter jet forces an American drone to crash into the Black Sea causing fears of growing escalation as the battle in Bakhmut intensifies further. Also, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis does a complete 180, he now says backing Ukraine is not in America’s best interest. To learn...


U.S. government steps in to assure customers of failed banks

The Biden administration is stepping in to assure customers their money is safe after the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank and the government’s shuttering of New York’s Signature Bank. Is there a chance of more bank runs? House Oversight and Reform Committee member Rep. Katie Porter joins this special edition of OutFront to share her insight. And, Ukrainian troops face close quarter combat as Russian forces close in on Bakhmut. Also, former president Donald Trump does not plan to testify in a...


Regional bank stocks plunge after Biden tries to calm fears

Stocks of regional banks nosedive today even after the U.S. government goes to extraordinary lengths to stop the panic. Will more banks fail and how safe is our money? Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair joins to answer what needs to be done. Plus, Russia’s military is falling apart as soldiers revolt against commanders calling themselves sacrificial lambs. Also, hundreds of migrants are trying to storms the U.S. southern border. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit...


Ukraine: Russia depleting supply of key hypersonic missiles

New video into OutFront takes us to the dangerous front lines as the mother of the Ukrainian soldier killed speaks out. Her son’s brutal execution by Russians was seen around the world. Also, the collapse of the second largest bank in American history which happened in the span of 48 hours and is affecting the entire banking industry. We speak with a CEO of a company whose money was in that bank and got a call from a panicked investor to get out immediately. To learn more about how CNN...


Ukraine: Russia used hypersonic missiles in deadly barrage

Russians fighting Russians for ammunition as the head of the private military Wagner Group says the Kremlin will no longer take his calls. This as Russia sends a barrage of hypersonic missiles across the country. Plus, the New York Times is reporting the Manhattan district attorney is signaling criminal charges against Trump are likely. Also, the CEO of Fox Corporation is breaking his silence about the billion dollar lawsuit against Fox News. To learn more about how CNN protects listener...


New footage shows Russians refusing to fight: “put us in jail”

Russian soldiers are seen on camera begging their commander to lock them up so they don’t have to fight. This as an activist who spent nearly two years in Russian prison joins with a warning and a message to others who bravely speak out in Russia. Plus, we learn more about how Tucker Carlson said one thing on camera about Trump and the complete and total opposite behind the scenes. Also, is climate change making air travel more dangerous? To learn more about how CNN protects listener...


Report: new details on Putin’s secret life, reputed girlfriend

New video into OutFront of Putin’s forces on the run as we’re learning new details about the lavish secret life Putin and his purported girlfriend are leading now. Plus, new court filings in the defamation case against Fox News have been released. We share the message Tucker Carlson sent to Trump lawyer Sidney Powell, calling her out for conspiracy theories. Also, two Americans kidnapped in Mexico are back in the U.S. for treatment while the other two have been killed. To learn more about...


NATO: Putin lost 5 times more soldiers in Bakhmut than Ukraine

Ukrainian President Zelensky is sending reinforcements to Bakhmut, a city on the cusp of falling to Russia. Plus, Republicans in Florida are drafting multiple bills to remake Florida schools, from banning preferred pronouns to eliminating gender studies. Also, in the latest dangerous incident on an American flight, a man tried to open the emergency door and proceeded to then stab a flight attendant. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit


Russian oligarch warns Russia may run out of money

A top Russian oligarch who is close to Putin warns Russia may run out of money as the war in Ukraine impacts foreign investors. Plus, Alex Murdaugh vows to appeal his life sentence for murdering his wife and son and maintains his innocence. Also, Congressman Jim Jordan promises to expose the DOJ and the FBI for playing politics, but there are signs that his case may be falling apart. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit


Jury reaches guilty verdict in Murdaugh murder trial

After only about three hours of deliberation, the jury in the Alex Murdaugh murder trial has reached the verdict of guilty. The disgraced South Carolina attorney was convicted on all four counts that he was facing including two counts of murder. Alex Murdaugh's sentencing will occur Friday morning. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit


Ex-Navalny deputy on trial: faces 18 years in prison if convicted

Russian soldiers are calling their commanders incompetent in a remarkable statement. This as a former deputy of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny faces nearly 20 years behind bars in a sham trial starting today. Plus, the CEO of MyPillow is still propping up Fox with his ads. How much money has Mike Lindell poured into the Fox empire? Also, the FBI has arrested a man for trying to bring explosives onto a plane. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit...


Putin admits “losses in our ranks” during speech to intel agency

Russia is tightening its grip by unleashing a barrage of strikes on eastern Ukraine. We are now hearing from generals on the front line as the battle is now brewing in Washington over providing Ukraine with F-15s. Plus, Fox titan Rupert Murdoch admits that the network lied to viewers about the election to make more money. Also, a look at Ron DeSantis’s conservative takeover of a small progressive college. One professor who’s speaking out joins OutFront. To learn more about how CNN protects...


Ukrainian commander: “non-stop enemy assaults” in Bakhmut

New numbers emerge on Russia’s staggering losses on the battlefield as Russian soldiers speak out, telling the world they are “cattle being taken to slaughter.” Plus, Rupert Murdoch admits his Fox hosts endorsed Trump’s election lies on air and that’s not all he’s confessing as Fox fights a $1.6 billion lawsuit. Also, a CNN investigation on the epicenter of the Covid-19 outbreak. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit


Biden: “ruling out” sending Ukraine fighter jets “for now”

President Biden tells Ukraine no F-16 fighter jets for now as Putin’s deadly invasion hits the one-year mark. New concerns emerge that Russia may be on the verge of getting some new and lethal assistance. Plus, Alex Murdaugh is back on the stand being grilled by prosecutors who make the case nothing he says can be believed. Also, WNBA star Brittney Griner is back on the court after spending 10 months in a Russian prison. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit...


CNN gets access to frontline town devastated by Russian strikes

CNN is on the front lines with exclusive access. New video of the devastation in one town as tonight marks one-year since Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine. Plus, an OutFront investigation about how Moscow is getting a boost on the battlefield from China. Also, accused murderer Alex Murdaugh takes the stand. Did his tears and his admissions win over the jury? To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit