CNN This Morning
Stories from across the world and refreshing conversations with Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow, and Kaitlan Collins.
The panel discusses Trump coming under fire for hosting white supremacist and holocaust denier Nick Fuentes, at his estate. Anger and fury erupts across China over Covid controls and Xi’s rule. CNN Correspondent Selina Wang reports on the thousands taking to the streets. CNN Space and Defense Correspondent Kristin Fisher reports on Orion breaking the Apollo 13 record for distance travelled from earth.As Kim Jong Un’s daughter makes a second public appearance this month, Newsweek columnist Gordon...Show more G. Chang joins to discuss the ensuing speculation that it might be part of a succession plan. Dave Zirin, Sports Editor of The Nation, joins to discuss WNBA star Brittney Griner’s life behind bars and the chilling the details of the Russian prison she is incarcerated in. Plus, The secrets of “superagers” who possess brains still sharp after 80, Bob Dylan apologizes for using a machine to autograph books, and Irene Cara, Star of “Fame” and singer of “Flashdance” dies at 63.Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 28, 2022
Elon Musk says banned Twitter accounts will be restored next week, after the tech mogul conducted his own poll on Twitter. The panel discusses the messaging, influence, and consequences linked to the social media platform. Moscow, Idaho is on edge after a yet to be named suspect is found in the University of Idaho student killings. CNN Correspondent Stephanie Elam reports on the latest in the investigation. Biden renews call for an assault weapons ban after the Colorado and Virginia mass shootin...Show moregs this month, but CNN Correspondent Jeremy Diamond tells host Don Lemon how the Democrats are struggling to find the votes to make changes.New images from NASA’s Artemis 1 shows close ups of the moon’s surface in stunning detail. Physics Professor Brian Greene joins to discuss the biggest stress test the mission is facing so far. CNN Senior International Correspondent Sam Kiley reports on Russian strikes falling near to Zaporizhzia, home to a massive nuclear power plant. Plus, the NATO Secretary General tells host Kaitlan Collins that Putin is trying to “Weaponize winter”, the EU Parliament declares Russia a “State sponsor of terrorism” and the Coast Guard rescues a man who went overboard on a carnival cruise ship after he treaded water for 12-hours.Hosted by Don Lemon and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 25, 2022
The DOJ wants to question former Vice President Mike Pence in the January 6 criminal investigation into Trump. Will he cooperate? CNN Political Analyst Maggie Haberman joins to discuss. FIFA World Cup Champion Briana Scurry joins to talk about The German soccer squad covering their mouths in a photo, in protest of the free speech crackdown at the World Cup in Qatar. The Walmart shooter who killed six 6 people including 5 co-workers, is identified as 31-year-old “Team Lead” Andre Bing. CNN Nation...Show moreal Correspondent Diane Gallagher reports live from the scene in Chesapeake, Virginia.CNN Correspondent Selina Wang reports on the violent protests that have erupted at the world’s largest iphone factory. Lauren Bush Lauren joins to talk about shining a light on hunger with her “Feed” outreach projects. Plus, there’s more Musk Chaos as Tesla loses more than $600 Billion in market value in the past year, the Colorado LGTBQ club attack suspect identifies as non-binary, and Elton John marks his final US performance with a surprise show on 5th Avenue.Hosted by Don Lemon and Poppy Harlow.
Nov 24, 2022
6 people have been killed in a mass shooting at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Virginia. CNN Correspondent Brian Todd reports live from the scene. Our hosts look at the legal blows Trump has suffered in his fight over his tax returns and the Mar-a-Lago documents, as judges hear four cases involving the former president across the US. The LGBTQ nightclub shooting suspect will make an initial court appearance today, as CNN learns more about his troubled past. CNN Correspondent Hadas Gold reports from Je...Show morerusalem on a suspected “combined terror attack” after two explosions occurred 30 minutes apart, killing 1 and injuring 19.Dani Blum, Health reporter for the New York Times joins to discuss celebrities and influencers using a diabetes drug to lose weight, as experts warn the weight loss cure is not a miracle. Kevin McCarthy calls for the DHS Chief to resign over border issues or face impeachment, amid his struggle to find the last few votes needed in his speaker’s race. Plus, Biden extends the pause on student loan payments amid court battles, Cameron reveals how much “Avatar 2” must make to break even, and Alex Jones was ordered to pay $1.58 billion for his lies - what happened to his fortune?Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 23, 2022
War veteran Richard Fierro tells host Don Lemon he how took down the gunman in the shooting at Club Q in Colorado, that left 5 dead, and 25 injured. Criminal defense attorney Katie Cherkaksy joins to discuss the murder and hate crime charges the shooting suspect is facing, as a video of his standoff with the police over a bomb threat in 2021, surfaces. CNN Medical Correspondent Dr Tara Narula joins to discuss the shortage of key medicines as a flu and RSV surge grips the nation, and also a study...Show more that shows “good” cholesterol is less beneficial depending on race.Protests and defiance take center stage at the World Cup. US journalist Grant Wahl tells CNN This Morning how he was pushed aside by security guards and told to take off his rainbow shirt. Arizona Governor Katie Hobbs joins to discuss her opponent Kari Lake continuing to push election fraud claims after her midterm loss. Rapper Fat Joe joins to discuss race, and mental heath battles in America.Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 22, 2022
5 people are killed and at least 25 suffer injuries after a shooter opens fire at an LTGBQ nightclub. CNN speaks to survivors of the attack at Club Q. CNN Media Analyst Sara Fischer joins to discuss Bob Iger returning as Disney CEO after the empire’s tumultuous year. CNN Host Audie Cornish joins to discuss the heat Elon Musk is facing for restoring Trump’s Twitter account. CNN Sports Correspondent joins to report on Kyrie Irving’s return after his suspension by the NBA over his anti-Semitic film...Show more firestorm.In a new escalation in the DOJ investigations into Trump, the Attorney General appoints a special counsel. CNN This Morning looks at who has been tasked with overseeing the probes. Biden turns 80, becoming the first octogenarian president in US history. CNN Senior Data Reporter Harry Enten gives a rundown of the oldest US presidents. CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr Sanjay Gupta reports on parents giving birth to twins from embryos frozen in 1992. Plus, tensions grow as a killer remains on the loose in Moscow, Idaho, after four students were stabbed to death last week.Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 21, 2022
Twitter staff make good on Elon Musks’ “Hardcore” ultimatum and quit. CNN Media Analyst Sara Fischer joins to discuss where the social media platform goes now, after the mass exodus of its software engineering talent. WNBA Star Brittney Griner has been moved to a Russian penal colony. CNN Senior International Correspondent Frederik Pleitgen tells host Don Lemon about the conditions she can expect there. Host Kaitlan Collins reflects on memorable moments from Nancy Pelosi’s career after she steps...Show more down as the top House Democrat, and CNN Congressional Correspondent Jessica Dean reports on the race to replace her.Pentagon correspondent Oren Lieberman explains how close an intercontinental ballistic missile fired by North Korea landed to Japan and why it sent Vice President Kamala Harris and her aides scrambling. CNN Senior National Security Correspondent Alex Mardquardt reports on the backlash that’s erupted after Biden granted immunity for the Saudi Crown Prince in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 18, 2022
CNN Media Analyst Sara Fischer joins to discuss the ultimatum Elon Musk has given to Twitter staff to work “long hours-at high intensity” or leave leave the company. CNN Medical Correspondent Dr. Tara Narula joins to talk about the US facing Adderall shortages amid skyrocketing prescriptions. Nancy Pelosi will announce her plans for the future on the House floor today. The City of Uvalde is expected to fire its interim police chief after 911 dispatch audio emerges, proving he knew at least one c...Show morehild was trapped with the shooter inside Robb Elementary, and did not immediately act. Crime and Justice correspondent Shimon Prokupecz reports on the meeting convened to decide Lt. Mariano Pargas’ fate.Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer joins to talk about her re-election win, how social media companies fall short on domestic terror, and why domestic violent extremism is the most lethal terror threat facing America. Plus, Disney world increases its ticket price for the second time in year, a bill to advance same-sex marriage advances with GOP support, and job losses mount across America’s tech industry.
Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 17, 2022
Trump, after a coup attempt, an insurrection, and GOP midterm disappointments, launches his 2024 presidential run facing a swirl of investigations and lawsuits. Ex-Trump official Sarah Matthews joins to discuss his launch speech, which she describes as “Low energy” and “Uninspiring”, and CNN’s Harry Enten joins to give a breakdown of US Presidents with non-consecutive terms. An emergency NATO meeting is underway as the US believes Ukraine fired a Russian-made missile that went off-track, hitting...Show more a village in Poland.Astrophysicist Janna Levin joins to discuss NASA Launching its Artemis moon rocket. CNN Medical Correspondent Dr. Nara Narula joins to discuss a study that shows 1 billion people are at risk of hearing loss due to earbuds and headphones. Plus, Sen. Chris Murphy on his concerns over the Saudi role in Elon Musk’s Twitter deal, Rick Scott is to challenge Mitch McConnell for GOP Senate Leader, and Ivanka Trump says she won’t be part of her father’s 2024 campaign.Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 16, 2022
A GOP civil war erupts in the aftermath of the midterms as the House and Senate votes on leaders and Democrat Katie Hobbs defeats Republican election denier Kari Lake in the Arizona Governors’ race. David Beckham faces criticism from the LGBTQ community after signing a reported $11.7 million deal with Qatar to be their ambassador during the FIFA World Cup. CNN’s Shimon Prokupecz has been covering the Uvalde massacre. He joins to report on the audio that proves Uvalde’s acting police chief was to...Show moreld of kids trapped in the class with the gunman, and the reactions of the victim’s families.After Russia’s exit from Kherson, CNN Chief International Correspondent Clarissa Ward tells CNN This Morning about the state of the war as winter begins in Ukraine. CNN Chief Business Correspondent Christine Romans joins to discuss the celebrities caught up in the collapse of crypto exchange FTX. Plus, Kevin McCarthy is poised to lead the House despite a far-right revolt, Russia delayed its Kherson exit until after the midterms to hurt Biden, singer Roberta Flack can no longer sing after her ALS diagnosis, and Christina Applegate makes her first appearance since being diagnosed with MS.Hosted by Don Lemon, Poppy Harlow and Kaitlan Collins.
Nov 15, 2022