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The news you need to know to start your day. Five stories. Less than five minutes. Every weekday, plus Saturdays. Powered by the USA TODAY Network and hosted by Taylor Wilson.

  1. 1.
    January 22, 2019: Trump won't attend Davos01/22/2019
    4:49
  2. 2.
    January 21, 2019: America honors Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy01/21/2019
    4:17
  3. 3.
    January 19, 2019: Trump plans 'major announcement' at the border01/19/2019
    4:02
  4. 4.
    January 18, 2019: Shutdown labors on; Trump cancels flight for Pelosi01/18/2019
    4:11
  5. 5.
    January 17, 2019: Outpouring of generosity as shutdown shows no signs of ending01/17/2019
    5:26
  6. 6.
    January 16, 2019: Trump's attorney general nominee gets grilled again01/16/2019
    5:55
  7. 7.
    January 15, 2019: Confirmation hearing for attorney general nominee01/15/2019
    5:18
  8. 8.
    January 14, 2019: Nation's second-largest school district faces teacher strike01/14/2019
    4:18
  1. 9.
    January 12, 2019: Government shutdown becomes the longest in history01/12/2019
    5:40
  2. 10.
    January 11, 2019: First day without paycheck for furloughed workers01/11/2019
    4:24
  3. 11.
    January 10, 2019: Trump makes border visit01/10/2019
    3:42
  4. 12.
    january 9, 2019: Trump follows up Oval Office address with negotiations01/09/2019
    7:01
  5. 13.
    January 8, 2019: Trump to address nation on border wall01/08/2019
    7:01
  6. 14.
    January 7, 2019: A perp walk for Kevin Spacey01/07/2019
    4:27
  7. 15.
    January 5, 2019: Golden Globes 201901/05/2019
    7:06
  8. 16.
    January 4, 2019: Government shutdown talks continue01/04/2019
    2:57
  9. 17.
    January 3, 2019: Democrats take the House as new Congress convenes01/03/2019
    3:21
  10. 18.
    January 2, 2019: Trump invites lawmakers to the White House amid shutdown01/02/2019
    4:23
  11. 19.
    January 1, 2019: Happy New Year! 01/01/2019
    2:47
  12. 20.
    December 31, 2018: Shutdown shuts down Trump's New Year's plans12/31/2018
    4:59
  13. 21.
    December 29, 2018: Top teams face off in College Football Playoff12/29/2018
    6:16
  14. 22.
    December 28, 2018: Compromise to end government shutdown unlikely before end of year12/28/2018
    6:00
  15. 23.
    December 27, 2018: Government shutdown talks could resume Thursday12/27/2018
    5:44
  16. 24.
    December 25, 2018: Merry Christmas!12/25/2018
    2:33
  17. 25.
    December 24, 201812/24/2018
    3:32
  18. 26.
    December 22, 2018: Federal government partially shuts down12/22/2018
    4:22
  19. 27.
    December 21, 2018: Deadline to sign short-term funding bill12/21/2018
    3:54
  20. 28.
    December 20, 2018: House could approve short-term spending bill ahead of deadline12/20/2018
    6:13
  21. 29.
    December 19, 2018: What we can learn 20 years after Clinton's impeachment12/19/2018
    6:10
  22. 30.
    December 18, 2018: Michael Flynn learns his fate12/18/2018
    6:12
  23. 31.
    December 17, 2018: Tumblr bans adult content12/17/2018
    5:06
  24. 32.
    December 15, 2018: Judge rules 'Obamacare' unconstitutional right before open enrollment deadline12/15/2018
    4:36
  25. 33.
    December 14, 2018: Mueller probe in spotlight again12/14/2018
    4:23
  26. 34.
    December 13, 2018: Accused Russian agent set to plead guilty in conspiracy case12/13/2018
    3:34
  27. 35.
    December 12, 2018: Moment of reckoning for Michael Cohen12/12/2018
    3:30
  28. 36.
    December 11, 2018: Manafort responds to Mueller's lying accusations12/11/2018
    4:41
  29. 37.
    December 10, 2018: China's angry at U.S. over detained tech exec12/10/2018
    4:04
  30. 38.
    December 8, 2018: Trump to cheer on the military at Army-Navy game 12/08/2018
    3:21
  31. 39.
    December 7, 2018: Court filings issued on Manafort, Cohen12/07/2018
    5:12
  32. 40.
    December 6, 2018: 41 laid to rest with wife, daughter12/06/2018
    5:11
  33. 41.
    December 5, 2018: Farewell, 4112/05/2018
    3:59
  34. 42.
    December 4, 2018: President George H.W. Bush's body to remain in state at Capitol12/04/2018
    5:55
  35. 43.
    December 3, 2018: Bush lies in state at the Capitol12/03/2018
    3:10
  36. 44.
    December 1, 2018: Tributes pour in for George H.W. Bush12/01/2018
    5:53
  37. 45.
    November 30, 2018: U.S., Canada and Mexico sign new trade deal11/30/2018
    5:04
  38. 46.
    November 29, 2018: Mexico to open second shelter in Tijuana11/29/2018
    4:08
  39. 47.
    November 28, 2018: Pelosi fights to regain speaker role11/28/2018
    4:19
  40. 48.
    November 27, 2018: Heavy winter storm moving toward New England11/27/2018
    4:30
  41. 49.
    November 26, 2018: Trial set for man accused of car attack at white nationalist rally11/26/2018
    3:44
  42. 50.
    November 24, 2018: Small Business Saturday11/24/2018
    4:32
  43. 51.
    November 23, 2018: Tiger Woods vs. Phil Mickelson11/23/2018
    3:08
  44. 52.
    November 22, 2018: Happy Thanksgiving!11/22/2018
    2:37
  45. 53.
    November 21, 2018: Thanksgiving weekend set to begin11/21/2018
    4:53
  46. 54.
    November 20, 2018: Trump facing decision on response to Khashoggi killing11/20/2018
    3:21
  47. 55.
    November 19, 2018: Migrants plan next moves at Mexico-California border11/19/2018
    3:42
  48. 56.
    November 17, 2018: Trump to visit wildfire victims in California11/17/2018
    4:27
  49. 57.
    November 16, 2018: Election battles in Florida, Georgia drag on11/16/2018
    4:52
  50. 58.
    November 14, 2018: Winter (storm) is coming11/15/2018
    5:06
  51. 59.
    November 14, 2018: Country Music's biggest night11/14/2018
    3:34
  52. 60.
    November 13, 2018: Dangerous wildfire conditions remain across California11/13/2018
    4:46
  53. 61.
    November 12, 2018: California's inferno continues11/12/2018
    4:32
  54. 62.
    November 10, 2018: Veterans Day Weekend11/10/2018
    4:53
  55. 63.
    November 9, 2018: Authorities search for more answers after California massacre11/09/2018
    5:01
  56. 64.
    November 8, 2018: Outcomes yet to be determined in midterm elections11/08/2018
    4:24
  57. 65.
    November 7, 2018: Republicans gain seats in the Senate; Democrats take the House11/07/2018
    5:13
  58. 66.
    November 6, 2018: Election Day arrives in most explosive midterm in a generation11/06/2018
    5:58
  59. 67.
    November 5, 2018: Yoga studio gunman gave off 'psychopath vibe' as substitute teacher11/05/2018
    3:29
  60. 68.
    November 3, 2018: Public prayer vigil to be held at Tree of Life synagogue11/03/2018
    3:24
  61. 69.
    November 2, 2018: Funeral held for oldest victim of Pittsburgh synagogue attack11/02/2018
    4:59
  62. 70.
    November 1, 2018: Accused Pittsburgh synagogue shooter due in court11/01/2018
    2:54
  63. 71.
    October 31, 2018: Happy Halloween!10/31/2018
    3:00
  64. 72.
    October 30, 2018: Trump to visit Pittsburgh in wake of deadly mass shooting10/30/2018
    5:28
  65. 73.
    October 29, 2018: Accused Pittsburgh synagogue shooter expected to make first court appearance10/29/2018
    3:52
  66. 74.
    October 27, 2018: Dodgers beat Red Sox in historic World Series game10/27/2018
    5:34
  67. 75.
    October 26, 2018: Authorities look to Florida in hunt for source of suspicious packages10/26/2018
    6:12
  68. 76.
    October 25, 2018: Authorities investigate suspicious packages sent to Democrats10/25/2018
    3:18
  69. 77.
    October 24, 2018: Another huge jackpot follows Mega Millions madness10/24/2018
    5:42
  70. 78.
    October 23, 2018: Record Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs10/23/2018
    4:44
  71. 79.
    October 22, 2018: Russians warn of 'chaos' as nuclear talks begin10/22/2018
    3:01
  72. 80.
    October 20, 2018: Saudi Arabia claims Khashoggi died during 'brawl'10/20/2018
    3:41
  73. 81.
    October 19, 2018: Lottery fever rolls on with $900 million jackpot10/19/2018
    5:44
  74. 82.
    October 18, 2018: Mystery of missing Saudi journalist grows10/18/2018
    4:52
  75. 83.
    October 17, 2018: Pompeo in Turkey amid missing journalist mystery10/17/2018
    3:33
  76. 84.
    October 16, 2018: Stephen Hawking's posthumous book warns of AI10/16/2018
    4:57
  77. 85.
    October 15, 2018: Sears files for Chapter 1110/15/2018
    2:55
  78. 86.
    October 13, 2018: Rescue efforts continue in areas affected by Hurricane Michael10/13/2018
    4:31
  79. 87.
    October 12, 2018: Michael roars offshore after menacing Southeast10/12/2018
    3:33
  80. 88.
    October 11, 2018: Michael downgraded to tropical storm after wreaking havoc10/11/2018
    3:46
  81. 89.
    October 10, 2018: Hurricane Michael set to slam Gulf Coast10/10/2018
    3:15
  82. 90.
    October 9, 2018: Work begins for Justice Brett Kavanaugh10/09/2018
    4:40
  83. 91.
    October 8, 2018: Kavanaugh makes it official10/08/2018
    3:17
  84. 92.
    October 6, 2018: Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination heads to final Senate vote10/06/2018
    3:31
  85. 93.
    October 5, 2018: Denis Mukwege, Nadia Murad win Nobel Peace Prize10/05/2018
    4:42
  86. 94.
    October 4, 2018: Senators to review FBI report on Kavanaugh10/04/2018
    5:18
  87. 95.
    October 3, 2018: President Trump is sending a message10/03/2018
    3:45
  88. 96.
    October 2, 2018: Stormy Daniels' tell-all book hits stores10/02/2018
    3:03
  89. 97.
    October 1, 2018: a year after Vegas shooting, the strip goes dark10/01/2018
    3:13
  90. 98.
    September 29, 2018: Kavanaugh nomination paused for FBI investigation09/29/2018
    4:01
  91. 99.
    September 28, 2018: Senate panel to vote after emotional hearings09/28/2018
    6:16
  92. 100.
    September 27, 2018: Kavanaugh showdown set09/27/2018
    5:26
  93. 101.
    September 26, 2018: Trump to put pressure on Iran at UN Security Council09/26/2018
    4:26
  94. 102.
    September 25, 2018: Accuser No. 3 against Kavanaugh?09/25/2018
    3:36
  95. 103.
    Introducing The City09/24/2018
    5:20
  96. 104.
    September 24, 2018: Kavanaugh hearing cancelled amid more accusations09/24/2018
    4:35
  97. 105.
    September 22, 2018: GOP agrees to give Ford more time on Kavanaugh testimony09/22/2018
    3:39
  98. 106.
    September 21, 2018: Kavanaugh accuser gives terms for testimony09/21/2018
    5:58
  99. 107.
    September 20, 2018: Puerto Rico marks one year since Hurricane Maria09/20/2018
    3:10
  100. 108.
    September 19, 2018: Trump set to visit hurricane-ravaged Carolinas09/19/2018
    5:14
  101. 109.
    September 18, 2018: Flooding from Florence swamps the Carolinas09/18/2018
    3:06
  102. 110.
    September 17, 2018: Florence floods the Carolinas09/17/2018
    3:24
  103. 111.
    September 15, 201809/15/2018
    6:00
  104. 112.
    September 14, 2018: Carolinas brace for impact as Florence arrives09/14/2018
    4:01
  105. 113.
    September 13, 2018: Carolinas brace for Florence09/13/2018
    4:35
  106. 114.
    September 12, 2018: Hurricane Florence takes aim09/12/2018
    4:46
  107. 115.
    September 11, 2018: Never Forget09/11/2018
    5:19
  108. 116.
    September 10, 2018: Americans face another big storm a year after Irma09/10/2018
    3:05
  109. 117.
    September 8, 2018: Obama kicks off midterm campaigning09/08/2018
    6:59
  110. 118.
    September 7, 2018: Kavanaugh heads toward confirmation 09/07/2018
    3:27
  111. 119.
    September 6, 2018: Trump travels to Montana amid Woodward book, NYT op-ed09/06/2018
    6:18
  112. 120.
    September 5, 2018: Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee continue09/05/2018
    5:58
  113. 121.
    September 4, 2018: Senate Judiciary Committee begins its hearing on Kavanaugh09/04/2018
    3:44
  114. 122.
    September 3, 2018: Protesters aim to shut down Chicago airport over gun violence09/03/2018
    3:22
  115. 123.
    September 1, 2018: Nation's capital says goodbye to McCain09/01/2018
    3:32
  116. 124.
    August 31, 2018: A funeral fit for a Queen08/31/2018
    4:35
  117. 125.
    August 30, 2018: Biden to speak at McCain's funeral in Arizona08/30/2018
    5:32
  118. 126.
    August 29, 2018: Funeral events for John McCain get underway in Arizona08/29/2018
    3:50
  119. 127.
    August 28, 2018: FInal states hold primaries as midterm election approaches08/28/2018
    5:20
  120. 128.
    August 27, 2018: Serena looks for seventh US Open title08/27/2018
    3:40
  121. 129.
    August 25, 2018: Funeral planned for Mollie Tibbetts08/25/2018
    4:49
  122. 130.
    Aug. 24, 2018: Hawaiian officials face questions as Hurricane Lane approaches08/24/2018
    4:37
  123. 131.
    Aug 23, 2018: Trump weighs in on Cohen, Manafort in Fox interview08/23/2018
    4:47
  124. 132.
    August 22, 2018: All eyes on Trump during White House ceremony08/22/2018
    5:30
  125. 133.
    August 21, 2018: Jury deliberations resume in Manafort trial08/21/2018
    4:41
  126. 134.
    August 20, 2018: Melania Trump to attend cyberbullying summit08/20/2018
    3:30
  127. 135.
    August 18, 2018: Italy holds funeral for victims of Italy bridge collapse08/18/2018
    5:57
  128. 136.
    August 17, 2018: Jury in Manafort trial asks judge to redefine 'reasonable doubt'08/17/2018
    3:13
  129. 137.
    August 16, 2018: Manafort trial heads to jury deliberations08/16/2018
    3:06
  130. 138.
    August 15, 2018: Manafort trial hears final arguments08/15/2018
    5:12
  131. 139.
    August 14, 2018: Omarosa's tell-all book on Trump White House hits shelves08/14/2018
    4:08
  132. 140.
    August 13, 2018: ICE agent faces years behind bars08/13/2018
    3:16
  133. 141.
    August 10, 2018: Prosecution prepares to rest its case in Manafort trial08/10/2018
    5:08
  134. 142.
    August 9, 2018: Prosecutors aim to rest case in Manafort trial by end of week08/09/2018
    5:53
  135. 143.
    August 8, 2018: More fireworks expected at Paul Manafort's trial?08/08/2018
    4:49
  136. 144.
    August 7, 2018: More explosive testimony expected in Manafort trial08/07/2018
    3:49
  137. 145.
    August 6, 2018: U.S. to reimpose Iran sanctions08/06/2018
    5:19
  138. 146.
    August 4, 2018: Trump and Daniels head to Ohio - separately08/04/2018
    6:22
  139. 147.
    August 3, 2018: Trump administration says ACLU should find deported parents08/03/2018
    3:54
  140. 148.
    August 2, 2018: Trump heads to Pennsylvania08/02/2018
    6:29
  141. 149.
    August 1, 2018: Massive fire continues to burn in Northern California08/01/2018
    3:52
  142. 150.
    July 31, 2018: Paul Manafort set to walk into federal court07/31/2018
    4:24
  143. 151.
    July 30, 2018: Wildfires blaze on in California 07/30/2018
    2:50
  144. 152.
    July 28, 2018: Wildfires wreak havoc in Northern California 07/28/2018
    2:45
  145. 153.
    July 27, 2018: Federal judge will rule on whether US met another family reunification deadline07/27/2018
    5:02
  146. 154.
    July 26, 2018: Deadline looms to reunifty families separated at the border07/26/2018
    4:53
  147. 155.
    July 25, 2018: Trump touts tariffs ahead of trade meeting07/25/2018
    3:14
  148. 156.
    July 24, 2018: Sean Spicer to release book detailing his time working for the Trump administration07/24/2018
    3:26
  149. 157.
    July 23, 2018: Branson duck boat salvaging begins 07/23/2018
    4:35
  150. 158.
    July 21, 2018: SpaceX launches latest satellite 07/21/2018
    2:51
  151. 159.
    July 20, 2018: ACLU and Trump administration back in court over family reunification07/20/2018
    2:28
  152. 160.
    July 19, 2018: Trump looks to shift focus to economy 07/19/2018
    4:50
  153. 161.
    July 18, 2018: Thai soccer team to be released early from the hospital07/18/2018
    4:19
  154. 162.
    July 17, 2018: Fallout from Trump's controversial European trip continues07/17/2018
    5:21
  155. 163.
    July 16, 2018: Trump and Putin hold their first formal summit07/16/2018
    3:45
  156. 164.
    July 14, 2018: Croatia and France square off in the World Cup final07/14/2018
    5:40
  157. 165.
    July 13, 2018: Trump to meet with May, Queen Elizabeth II 07/13/2018
    5:22
  158. 166.
    July 12, 2018: Britons to protest Trump's arrival07/12/2018
    3:47
  159. 167.
    July 11, 2018: NATO summit may face tense start07/11/2018
    2:58
  160. 168.
    July 10, 2018: Trump begins Europe trip07/10/2018
    3:54
  161. 169.
    July 9, 2018: Trump to reveal Supreme Court pick07/09/2018
    5:00
  162. 170.
    July 7, 2018: Coach of boys trapped in Thai cave apologizes to parents 07/07/2018
    4:14
  163. 171.
    July 6, 2018: China retaliates against Trump tariffs07/06/2018
    6:32
  164. 172.
    July 5, 2018: Trump to host Montana rally07/05/2018
    3:12
  165. 173.
    July 4, 2018: Happy Fourth! 07/04/2018
    5:06
  166. 174.
    July 3, 2018: Fourth of July travel numbers to break records 07/03/2018
    5:10
  167. 175.
    July 2, 2018: New debate over lethal medications 07/02/2018
    3:04
  168. 176.
    June 30, 2018: Protests expected across the country over Trump immigration policy06/30/2018
    4:06
  169. 177.
    June 29, 2018: Community in mourning after deadly newspaper shooting06/29/2018
    3:22
  170. 178.
    June 28, 2018: Details of Trump-Putin summit expected to be announced 06/28/2018
    3:57
  171. 179.
    June 27, 2018: House GOP expected to bring immigration bill to a vote 06/27/2018
    4:03
  172. 180.
    June 26, 2018: Trump looms over primaries 06/26/2018
    5:08
  173. 181.
    June 25, 2018: Final round of group stage games gets underway at the World Cup06/25/2018
    3:10
  174. 182.
    June 23, 2018: Saudi Arabia welcomes female drivers 06/23/2018
    2:28
  175. 183.
    June 22, 2018: Bourbon and peanut butter at forefront of EU taxation 06/22/2018
    4:23
  176. 184.
    June 21, 2018: House gets set for vote on immigration legislation06/21/2018
    3:30
  177. 185.
    June 20, 2018: Trump's immigration policy remains topic of national conversation06/20/2018
    3:59
  178. 186.
    June 19, 201806/19/2018
    3:57
  179. 187.
    June 18, 2018: Verizon offers new "unlimited" data plan06/18/2018
    2:39
  180. 188.
    June 16, 2018: Scorching heat forecast for weekend06/16/2018
    2:40
  181. 189.
    June 15, 2018: Paul Manafort heads to court with risk of jail time 06/15/2018
    3:24
  182. 190.
    June 14, 2018: 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off as Russia faces Saudi Arabia 06/14/2018
    5:45
  183. 191.
    June 13, 2018: Pence to address Southern Baptists 06/13/2018
    4:16
  184. 192.
    June 12, 2018: President Trump and Kim Jong Un sign document at historic summit06/12/2018
    3:45
  185. 193.
    June 11, 2018: Trump set to meet Kim Jong Un 06/11/2018
    5:15
  186. 194.
    June 9, 2018: Trump heads to Singapore for meeting with Kim Jong Un06/09/2018
    3:52
  187. 195.
    June 8, 2018: Trump to face chilly reception at G-7 summit06/08/2018
    3:39
  188. 196.
    June 7, 2018: House GOP leaders to meet on immigration compromise06/07/2018
    4:19
  189. 197.
    June 6, 2018: Trump to sign VA overhaul bill06/06/2018
    5:06
  190. 198.
    June 5, 2018: Trump to host separate ceremony after cancelling Eagles' White House visit06/05/2018
    5:34
  191. 199.
    June 4, 2018: Apple gets set to unveil new software at WWDC06/04/2018
    4:47
  192. 200.
    June 2, 2018: Parkland and Santa Fe seniors to graduate06/02/2018
    3:11

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