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6 AM ET: Cipollone subpoenaed, Upper East Side shooting, Cami's back & more CNN 5 Things
We begin this episode with news of Pat Cipollone's subpoena to the Jan. 6 committee hearing. We'll tell you how the former President's White House counsel is likely to react. As abortion bans go into effect across the US – some district attorneys are promising not to prosecute abortion providers. Police in Manhattan say a woman - pushing a stroller – was shot in the head at close range and killed last night. In a historic verdict, a French court sentenced the only known surviving member of the group responsible for gun-and-bomb attacks in Paris in 2015 to life in prison without parole. And Cameron Diaz is making a comeback.
Jun 30, 2022
10 PM ET: Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, Putin’s warning, heart health checklist & more CNN 5 Things
The first Black woman will be sworn in as a new Supreme Court justice – Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson. We’ll also tell you about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s warning over Sweden and Finland’s NATO membership bids. A former White House aide who revealed shocking information about the Capitol insurrection says she stands by her testimony. Plus, a judge has lifted former President Donald Trump’s contempt order for failing to comply with a subpoena. Lastly, we’ll tell you why the amount of sleep you get could impact your heart health.
Jun 30, 2022
5 PM ET: NATO summit, migrants found dead, R. Kelly sentenced & more CNN 5 Things
President Joe Biden announced that the US is bolstering its military presence in Europe as Russia’s war in Ukraine continues. The death toll from a migrant smuggling incident in Texas has gone up – we'll tell you how the state’s governor is responding. R. Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison on federal sex trafficking and racketeering charges. Also, one of Rudy Giuliani’s former associates received his sentence for campaign finance charges. Lastly, the CEO of Bed Bath & Beyond is resigning as sales tumble.
Jun 29, 2022
12 PM ET: GOP is shook, recession fears grow, tech's Roe-reversal role & more CNN 5 Things
We start with reactions from the GOP on yesterday's shocking January 6 testimony from a former Trump White House aide. In Spain, NATO leaders have formally invited Finland and Sweden to join the military alliance and President Joe Biden had a lot to do with it – we'll tell you what else he's up to today. A new federal report shows the US economy is doing worse than we thought. What role will tech companies have in a post-Roe world? Plus, R. Kelly is due to be sentenced today.
Jun 29, 2022
9 AM ET: Biden bolsters troops, primary races, Bahamas deaths solved & more CNN 5 Things
We start in Spain where President Joe Biden has announced more US forces in Europe while at a NATO summit in. Back in the US, several primaries were held around the country last night - we’ll bring you details on some of the results, including for New York’s governor. A record heatwave in Japan has nearly 40 million people being asked to use less electricity. An independent news site in the Philippines says it has been ordered to shut down, in what’s being seen as a blow to press freedom. And, a deadly mystery in the Bahamas is solved.
Jun 29, 2022
6 AM ET: NATO's future, Trump warned, killed over a sandwich & more CNN 5 Things
We begin with a critical NATO summit today that's set to see a historic expansion and redefine security in Europe for years to come. The January 6 panel was told that before the Capitol attack, then-President Trump was told some in the crowd had weapons - we'll bring you the details. Two arrests have been made in connection to the 51 people found dead in the back of a semi-truck in San Antonio. 7 million people desperately need aid after severe flooding on the Bangladesh-India border. And, a Subway employee was shot and killed over a sandwich.
Jun 29, 2022
10 PM ET: Shocking Jan. 6 hearing, primary results, monkeypox cases & more CNN 5 Things
This evening, we start with the bombshell testimony from today’s January 6 Committee hearing. We also have the latest results from the primary elections happening in five states today. Finland and Sweden will now both have an easier time joining NATO. And finally, an update on the monkeypox cases in the US and an actress that died today.
Jun 29, 2022
5 PM ET: 'Bombshell' hearing, abortion bans blocked, EY scandal & more CNN 5 Things
In its last-minute hearing, the Jan. 6 committee learned new details from a former Trump White House aide - listen to hear her explosive testimony. As abortion bans in states across the country loom, we'll tell you the latest state that's had its ban blocked by a court. The president is in Spain today to discuss Russia's war in Ukraine with NATO leaders, and Ghislaine Maxwell received her sentence for her years-long scheme to sexually abuse underage girls with her confidante, Jeffrey Epstein. Lastly, Ernst & Young is in some hot water we'll tell you why.
Jun 28, 2022
12 PM ET: Statewide abortion moves, surprise hearing motive, Nazi sentenced & more CNN 5 Things
The fight to protect and or further restrict abortion access has kicked into high gear after the Supreme Court’s Roe v. wade decision. President Joe Biden is in Spain for a NATO summit, where the group has a lot of talk about amid Russia’s war in Ukraine. We have new details about why the January 6 House select committee scheduled today's hearing unexpectedly. Voters across the country hit the polls today in primary and run-off elections, and a 101-year-old man was convicted in a German court today for his Holocaust atrocities.
Jun 28, 2022
9 AM ET: Biden's NATO meeting, abortion support, 109 animals & more CNN 5 Things
President Joe Biden is leaving the G7 meeting in Germany this morning and is heading straight to the NATO summit in Spain, where Ukraine will again be high on the agenda. A new poll shows most Americans disapprove of the Supreme Court’s ruling on Roe v. Wade. Ghislaine Maxwell is set to be sentenced today for her role in helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse underage girls. 12 people have died after a chlorine gas leak in Jordan. And, 2 women, 2 suitcases, and 109 live animals.
Jun 28, 2022
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