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Hot Mic: Bite-Size News Brief

By Mic

Direct from Mic's newsroom, stay current with a daily run-down of top stories, breaking news and analysis from our team of journalists. In a world where information spreads at the speed of light, this show provides listeners with the most important narratives and relevant updates to start your weekdays off on the right foot - Monday through Friday at 6 A.M. Eastern.

  1. 1.
    So Long to Hot Mic, and Thanks for Listening11 September 2017
    1:45
  2. 2.
    Chemical Plant Near Houston May Explode & Russia Must Close Diplomatic Hubs In U.S.1 September 2017
    1:39
  3. 3.
    Defense Secretary Clarifies Transgender Ban & Tomi Lahren Joins Fox News31 August 2017
    1:34
  4. 4.
    North Korea Missile Launch & Trump’s DACA Decision30 August 2017
    2:13
  5. 5.
    Trump Loses More Advisers & ACLU Sues Trump Over Transgender Ban29 August 2017
    2:28
  6. 6.
    Trump Pardons Arpaio & Another Right-Wing Rally Shut Down28 August 2017
    3:02
  7. 7.
    Hurricane Harvey & Cheaper Whole Foods25 August 2017
    1:48
  8. 8.
    Trump Will Probably Pardon Sheriff Arpaio & GoFundMe Campaign Tries To Ban Trump From Twitter24 August 2017
    2:38
  1. 9.
    Trump’s Afghanistan Strategy & New Poll Asks Americans About White Supremacist Views23 August 2017
    2:29
  2. 10.
    Columbus Monument Vandalized & Edible Coffee Creamer Capsules22 August 2017
    2:11
  3. 11.
    Bannon Resigns & Boston Protesters Shut Down Conservative Rally21 August 2017
    1:57
  4. 12.
    Barcelona Terror Attack & Bannon’s Interview18 August 2017
    2:11
  5. 13.
    Trump Disbands CEO Councils & Hope Hicks Named Interim Director of Communications 17 August 2017
    1:35
  6. 14.
    Trump Goes Back to Blaming “Both Sides” at Charlottesville16 August 2017
    2:44
  7. 15.
    ‘Daily Stormer’ Can’t Find a Host & Trump Condemns Hate Groups15 August 2017
    1:39
  8. 16.
    The Charlottesville Protests14 August 2017
    2:06
  9. 17.
    The Opioid Crisis & Ivanka Trump’s New Store11 August 2017
    2:07
  10. 18.
    The North Korean Threat & Educational Mobile Games for Syrian Children10 August 2017
    4:55
  11. 19.
    Most U.S. House Internships Don’t Pay & Trump TV Presents “Real News”9 August 2017
    3:14
  12. 20.
    Chicago Sues Trump Administration, Gamers Roast Scarborough & Swastika T-Shirts Aren’t Cool (Duh)8 August 2017
    2:40
  13. 21.
    Senate Protects Mueller, Pence’s 2020 Plans & Miss Universe Pageant7 August 2017
    2:29
  14. 22.
    Voters Don’t Support Transgender Ban, Trump’s Call Transcripts & World Overshoot Day4 August 2017
    2:37
  15. 23.
    Immigration Bill, Russia Sanctions & Refugee Dress Controversy3 August 2017
    2:45
  16. 24.
    FBI Director Confirmed, Cory Booker’s Weed Bill & 13 Reasons Why2 August 2017
    2:26
  17. 25.
    Scaramucci Resigns, Women Still Underrepresented in Hollywood & iPhone 8 Face Detection Rumor1 August 2017
    2:33
  18. 26.
    Priebus Resigns, GOP Healthcare Fails & New Sanctions Anger Russia31 July 2017
    2:12
  19. 27.
    Transgender Policy, Boy Scouts Apologize & Senators Defend Sessions28 July 2017
    2:49
  20. 28.
    Military Transgender Ban, GOP Healthcare Struggling & Video Games Relieve Work Stress27 July 2017
    3:06
  21. 29.
    GOP Healthcare Lives, Trump Angry With Sessions & Manafort Subpoenaed26 July 2017
    3:06
  22. 30.
    Charlie Gard, Human Trafficking & Kushner Denies Russian Collusion25 July 2017
    3:13
  23. 31.
    Democratic Brand, White House Communications Director & Senate Intelligence Committee Questions Kushner24 July 2017
    3:06
  24. 32.
    OJ Simpson Parole, McCain’s Cancer Diagnosis & Video Game Booth Models21 July 2017
    3:38
  25. 33.
    Trump’s Second Putin Meeting, Court Reduces Travel Ban Restrictions & Martians Probably Didn’t Exist 20 July 2017
    2:55
  26. 34.
    GOP Health Care Fails, No Third Trial for Ray Tensing & Republicans Release Budget Proposal19 July 2017
    2:44
  27. 35.
    Made in America Week, Trump’s Record Low Approval & Iowa Sued for Abortion Law18 July 2017
    2:42
  28. 36.
    Healthcare Vote Postponed, Obamacare Not a Priority for Voters & Afghan Robotics Team17 July 2017
    1:49
  29. 37.
    GOP Healthcare Updated, Trump Backtracks on Jr.’s Meeting & Verizon Data Security Risk14 July 2017
    2:18
  30. 38.
    Hannity Interviews Trump Jr., FBI Director Nominee Hearing & Scalise Out of ICU13 July 2017
    2:25
  31. 39.
    Trump Jr.’s Emails, LA Olympics & Brooks’ Bible Filibuster12 July 2017
    3:37
  32. 40.
    Donald Trump Jr., Sanders Investigation & Trump Cancels Cybersecurity Unit11 July 2017
    2:42
  33. 41.
    Paul Ryan Town Hall, GOP Health Care & Trump Meets Putin10 July 2017
    2:31
  34. 42.
    Trump Scolds Russia, Office of Government Ethics Director Resigns & DeVos Sued7 July 2017
    3:29
  35. 43.
    Travel Ban Support, Iraqi ISIS Offensive & CNN Accused of Blackmail6 July 2017
    3:23
  36. 44.
    North Korean Missile, Voter Fraud Commission & Hot Dog Eating Contest5 July 2017
    3:06
  37. 45.
    Bronx Hospital Shooter, Nevada Marijuana Sales & Trump’s CNN Tweet3 July 2017
    2:44
  38. 46.
    Trump's Tweet, GOP Health Care & Election Integrity Commission30 June 2017
    3:17
  39. 47.
    Sterling Family Lawsuit, Low Approval for GOP Health Care & Trump International Hotel Sued29 June 2017
    2:55
  40. 48.
    Health Care Vote Delayed, Officers Charged in Laquan McDonald Shooting & Trump Hurting America’s Image28 June 2017
    3:13
  41. 49.
    Travel Ban Ruling, Health Care Opposition & Castile Family Settlement27 June 2017
    3:20
  42. 50.
    Health Care Opposition, Trump on Russian Interference & Oil Tanker Explosion in Pakistan26 June 2017
    3:02
  43. 51.
    GOP Senate Health Care, Comey Tapes & Election Data Stolen23 June 2017
    2:34
  44. 52.
    Deep Dive: Georgia's Special Election Probably Wasn't That Important22 June 2017
    7:38
  45. 53.
    Tropical Storm Cindy, Homes for Grenfell Survivors & Uber CEO Steps Down22 June 2017
    2:27
  46. 54.
    Georgia Election, Manning Leaks & EPA Committee Shakeup21 June 2017
    2:45
  47. 55.
    Finsbury Terror Attack, Muslim Teenager Dead & Syrian Plane Shot Down20 June 2017
    3:16
  48. 56.
    Cosby Mistrial, Portugal Fire & Trump’s Approval Rating19 June 2017
    2:27
  49. 57.
    Scalise Update, Cuba Embargo & Dakota Access Pipeline16 June 2017
    2:39
  50. 58.
    Alexandria Shooting, London Apartment Fire & New U.S. Poet Laureate15 June 2017
    3:34
  51. 59.
    Sessions’ Testimony, Uber Harassment Policies & Megyn Kelly’s Controversial Interview14 June 2017
    5:12
  52. 60.
    Travel Ban Blocked, COVFEFE Act & Jeff Sessions’ Testimony13 June 2017
    3:00
  53. 61.
    Sessions to Testify, Puerto Rico Referendum & Uber CEO's Future12 June 2017
    2:53
  54. 62.
    Comey's Revelations, Bill Cosby's Trial & Missing Myanmar Plane9 June 2017
    4:26
  55. 63.
    Deep Dive: James Comey's Testimony8 June 2017
    11:38
  56. 64.
    Comey's Testimony, New FBI Director & Terror Attacks in Iran8 June 2017
    4:44
  57. 65.
    NSA Leak, California Climate Agreement & London Mayor Sadiq Khan7 June 2017
    4:42
  58. 66.
    "Islamic Horror", Tennessee Gun Law & Trump's Tweetstorm6 June 2017
    2:53
  59. 67.
    London Bridge Attack, Putin Interview & Clash in Portland5 June 2017
    2:20
  60. 68.
    Manila Shooting, Paris Climate Agreement, Comey Testimony2 June 2017
    2:36
  61. 69.
    Paris Climate Agreement, Kabul Bombing & Kathy Griffin1 June 2017
    2:46
  62. 70.
    Manuel Noriega Dead, Russia's Trump Information & Sean Spicer Returns31 May 2017
    2:28
  63. 71.
    Texas Anti-Sanctuary City Law, Tiger Woods DUI & Sofia Coppola Wins Best Director30 May 2017
    2:30
  64. 72.
    Gianforte Punches Reporter, Trump Travel Ban & Sean Hannity26 May 2017
    3:18
  65. 73.
    Manchester Arrests, Taiwan LGBTQ Victory & Trump Meets Pope25 May 2017
    2:26
  66. 74.
    Manchester Arena Bombing, Brennan Testimony & Roger Moore24 May 2017
    2:24
  67. 75.
    May 23, 2017: Flynn Pleads Fifth, Fox News Lawsuits & Facebook's Revenge Porn Policy23 May 2017
    3:55
  68. 76.
    Trump and Russians, Assange Investigation & Biden 202019 May 2017
    1:39
  69. 77.
    Roger Ailes Dead, Trump Tweets & Strike Against Assad Regime18 May 2017
    2:11
  70. 78.
    Comey's Memo, Chelsea Manning Released & Confederate Monument Removed17 May 2017
    1:47
  71. 79.
    Classified Information, Trump's Advisors & 10-Year-Old Rape Victim16 May 2017
    1:58
  72. 80.
    Assad Regime Atrocities, North Carolina Voter ID Law & Toyota's Interest in SkyDrive15 May 2017
    2:27
  73. 81.
    Drug Crime Enforcement, Trump's Comey Tweet & EPA Resignations12 May 2017
    1:51
  74. 82.
    Confederate Monuments, Election Integrity & Comey Contradictions11 May 2017
    1:49
  75. 83.
    James Comey, Drug Crime Prosecutions & Betsy DeVos Commencement Speech10 May 2017
    1:44
  76. 84.
    Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes, South Korean Presidency & Temporary Protected Status for Haitians 9 May 2017
    1:59
  77. 85.
    Obama's Warning to Trump, Nicki Minaj Helps Students & Scientists Can Utilize Polluted Air8 May 2017
    1:59
  78. 86.
    Flying Pigs Block Trump Tower, Trayvon Martin Posthumous Degree & Twitter Reacts to AHCA5 May 2017
    2:04
  79. 87.
    GOP Health Care, Trump's Religious Freedom Executive Order & Prince Philip's Retirement4 May 2017
    1:45
  80. 88.
    Comey's Senate Hearing, Texas College Shooting & Tillerson at the State Department 4 May 2017
    1:45
  81. 89.
    Trump's "Good" Gov Shutdown, Merkel and Putin & Kimmel's Plea for ACA3 May 2017
    1:57
  82. 90.
    May Day Protests, Bill Shine Out at Fox & Trump Kills "Let Girls Learn"2 May 2017
    2:09
  83. 91.
    Biden Condemns College Rape, Bernie Crusades for $15 Minimum Wage & Trump Complains About His New Job28 April 2017
    1:45
  84. 92.
    Flynn Possibly Broke Law, Southwest Ceases Overbooking & Samantha Bee in Hot(ish) Water 27 April 2017
    1:52
  85. 93.
    Trump's Tax Slash, UC-Berkeley Bars Another Conservative Speaker & Bill Cosby's Daughter Speaks Out26 April 2017
    1:44
  86. 94.
    Russia Arming Taliban?, Trump on Anti-Semitism & Ivanka Booed in Germany25 April 2017
    1:41
  87. 95.
    International March for Science, Obama Returns & Reducing Work Stress24 April 2017
    2:10
  88. 96.
    Legal Weed More Popular, Men Dominate Abortion Conversation & Trump's First 100 Days22 April 2017
    2:09
  89. 97.
    Paris Police Shooting, Resurrecting Trumpcare & Loafing Millennial Men21 April 2017
    1:45
  90. 98.
    O'Reilly Fired, Aaron Hernandez Suicide & Chaffetz Retires20 April 2017
    1:44
  91. 99.
    Facebook Killer Found, Trump End H1-B & O'Reilly Harassment Protest19 April 2017
    2:22
  92. 100.
    Maryland Legislature Rape Bill, Georgia Special Election & Boston Marathon18 April 2017
    2:35
  93. 101.
    Trump Voters Fear Diversity, Immigrant Detention Center in Texas & Oceans in Space15 April 2017
    1:57
  94. 102.
    US Drops MOAB, Trump Defunds Planned Parenthood & Pioneering Muslim Judge Found Dead14 April 2017
    1:32
  95. 103.
    Tillerson in Moscow, Charlie Murphy Passes & Fearless Girl Causing Trouble12 April 2017
    1:56
  96. 104.
    Spicer Hitler Gaffe, Trump's Travel Costs & United Dragging Aftermath12 April 2017
    2:03
  97. 105.
    San Bernardino School Shooting, Dylann Roof Plea & Russian Knew of Syria Gas Attack10 April 2017
    2:03
  98. 106.
    US Strikes Syria, Gorsuch on the Supreme Court & Peanut Butter Science8 April 2017
    2:54
  99. 107.
    Senate GOP Goes Nuclear, Nunes Recuses & Mourning Don Rickles6 April 2017
    2:04
  100. 108.
    Trump Calls Out Syria, Bannon is off the NSC & Pepsi Pulls Jenner Ad6 April 2017
    1:57
  101. 109.
    O'Reilly Sponsors Bail, Funding Cuts for UN Children's Fund & Radio Waves from Outer Space4 April 2017
    1:58
  102. 110.
    Possibly Unethical White House Meetings, Trump Salary Donation & Massive May Day Strike4 April 2017
    2:15
  103. 111.
    Flint Water Settlement, History of April Fools' & Amazon Girl Scout Cookie31 March 2017
    2:49
  104. 112.
    Flynn Seeks Immunity, Two Dems Support Gorsuch & Beyoncé in 'The Lion King'?31 March 2017
    2:15
  105. 113.
    Planned Parenthood in Danger, White House Helped Nunes & Millennials Not Voiting31 March 2017
    2:22
  106. 114.
    Bathroom Bill Repeal, Trump's Approval Slides Further & Giant Snake Swallows Man Whole30 March 2017
    2:08
  107. 115.
    146 Refugees Drown, Brexit Really Begins & Trump Targets Opioid Addiciton30 March 2017
    1:56
  108. 116.
    Internet Histories for Sale, Trump Sued for Sexual Assault & Uber's Regrettable Diversity Report29 March 2017
    2:48
  109. 117.
    Climate Executive Order, Legal Pot in Canada & Babies Cost Four Times What You Think29 March 2017
    2:55
  110. 118.
    Trump to End Climate Protections, Mnuchin Ethics Questions & Maxine Waters Wants Trump Out28 March 2017
    2:54
  111. 119.
    Sessions Threatens Sanctuary Cities, Trump Approval Drops & Uber Self-Driving Crash28 March 2017
    2:03
  112. 120.
    GOP Ignored Dems, Tomi Lahren Got the Boot & OITNB Couple Got Married27 March 2017
    1:57
  113. 121.
    GOP Health Bill Dies, Pizzagate Gunman Pleads Guilty & More Jobs for Robots25 March 2017
    2:29
  114. 122.
    Trump May Bail on Healthcare, London Attacker ID'ed & Men Don't Care about Birth Control?24 March 2017
    1:58
  115. 123.
    AHCA Vote Postponed, Polar Sea Ice Record Low & Cookie Dough All the Rage23 March 2017
    2:07
  116. 124.
    Trump Russia Coordination, Joe Biden Returns & Kaepernick Donates to Meals on Wheels23 March 2017
    2:06
  117. 125.
    London Terror Attack, Trump Wiretap Claim Muddied & Border Patrol Sexual Assault Suit23 March 2017
    2:05
  118. 126.
    Trump to Meet NATO, Manafort Worked with Russians & Nico Hines Talks Olympic Scandal22 March 2017
    2:06
  119. 127.
    Trumpcare Updates, Infant Mortality is Down & Gay Workers Losing Promotions22 March 2017
    3:03
  120. 128.
    Devices Banned on Planes, Young People Think Trump Illegitimate & Autistic Muppet on Sesame Street21 March 2017
    2:16
  121. 129.
    Intelligence Hearing Bombshells, Gorsuch Confirmation Challenges & Florida State Attorney Under Fire21 March 2017
    2:15
  122. 130.
    Trump's Approval Dips Further, Facebook Live Police Shooting & First Trans Man Elected in Japan20 March 2017
    2:09
  123. 131.
    Trump and Merkel, Stolen Secret Service Briefcase & Smartphones over Drugs?18 March 2017
    1:38
  124. 132.
    Japanese Missile Drill, Bernie is Most Popular & Netflix Power Binging on the Rise17 March 2017
    2:06
  125. 133.
    Trump Wiretapping Claims Dismissed, Samsung's Foldable Phone & Huge Humpback Whale Pods17 March 2017
    2:07
  126. 134.
    Trump's Budget, Arizona Mosque Vandalized & State Senator Charged with Solicitation16 March 2017
    2:50
  127. 135.
    Travel Order Blocked Again, Fed Raises Rates & Nationalist Defeat in Dutch Election16 March 2017
    1:57
  128. 136.
    Trump's Taxes, EU Headscarf Bans & Rubio Beefs with Snoop Dogg15 March 2017
    1:57
  129. 137.
    Congressional HIV/AIDS Support, Declining Trump Approval Rating & Amazon Rainforest in Danger15 March 2017
    2:31
  130. 138.
    More Trumpcare Woes, Rosie Takes on Chaffets & Texas Law to Penalize Masturbation14 March 2017
    2:18
  131. 139.
    Trumpcare CBO Scoring, LGBT Hate Crimes in DC & iPhone 8 Rumors14 March 2017
    1:56
  132. 140.
    Bharara Firing Reaction, DOJ Calls for Evidence & East Coast Big Snow13 March 2017
    2:29
  133. 141.
    Trumpcare Opioid Crisis, White House Facts & Cheese is Bad?11 March 2017
    2:19
  134. 142.
    Ballooning Photo Scandal, Birth Control Savings & Vegetarian Ancestors10 March 2017
    2:19
  135. 143.
    Dusseldorf Axe Attack, Travel Ban Legal Challenge & Android Better than iPhone10 March 2017
    2:09
  136. 144.
    Women's Day Arrests, Crowdfunded Candidacy & Learning Better Memory9 March 2017
    2:46
  137. 145.
    Costs of a World Without Women, More GOP Healthcare Woes & LA Voters Stay Home 9 March 2017
    1:55
  138. 146.
    Healthcare Rollout, CIA Wikileaks & Nike's Pro Hijab8 March 2017
    1:57
  139. 147.
    GOP Healthcare Impact, Threats Against Jewish Communities & Rhino Poaching at a Zoo8 March 2017
    2:53
  140. 148.
    Obamacare Replacement, Ben Carson Gaffe & Chance the Rapper Helps School7 March 2017
    2:41
  141. 149.
    New Trump Travel Ban, Non-decision on Transgender Rights & Gadget Privacy Standards7 March 2017
    2:09
  142. 150.
    H1-B Slowdown, #March4Trump Violence & Marine Corps Photo Scandal6 March 2017
    2:09
  143. 151.
    Sexism in Parliament, Pence's Private Email & the Dark Side of Mobile Tech4 March 2017
    2:35
  144. 152.
    Trump Campaign Finance, Muslim Governor & Trans Wrestler Support3 March 2017
    2:08
  145. 153.
    Sessions Recuses, NYC Trans Rights & Snap IPO3 March 2017
    1:57
  146. 154.
    Sessions Russia Scandal, Chicago No Snow & Beauty and the Beast2 March 2017
    2:14
  147. 155.
    Earth's Oldest Life, Snapchat NRA Ads & Flint Water Bills2 March 2017
    2:53
  148. 156.
    Fact-Checking Trump Speech, Dems in White & Uber CEO1 March 2017
    2:05

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