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10 PM ET: CNN town hall, Santos’ reelection backlash, migrant surge preparations & more CNN 5 Things
We start with former President Donald Trump’s responses to questions about the 2020 presidential election, the Capitol insurrection and the nation’s debt ceiling. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy says he won’t support New York Congressman George Santos’ reelection bid. The Biden administration detailed some measures it’s taking to address a surge of migrants at the southern border. A Catholic diocese in California has filed for bankruptcy over sex abuse lawsuits. Lastly, we’ll break down findings about how uncontrolled sleep apnea could affect your brain.
May 11, 2023
5 PM ET: Santos arraigned, Israel ceasefire talks, birth control recommendation & more CNN 5 Things
We’re hearing from embattled New York Congressman George Santos following his indictment on 13 federal charges. Plus, ceasefire negotiations are underway to stop the violence between Israel and Islamic Jihad. FDA advisers recommended an over-the-counter birth-control pill. A US Army sergeant convicted of killing a Black Lives Matter protester has been sentenced. And, a UK tabloid publisher apologized to Prince Harry on the first day of a phone hacking trial.
May 10, 2023
12 PM ET: Biden's 'chaotic' warning, Santos' indictment, TurboTax's payout & more CNN 5 Things
President Joe Biden is warning about a chaotic end to Title 42 tomorrow, but his administration says it has a plan. We now know what charges Congressman George Santos is facing. Deadly strikes continue in Israel and Gaza. Clashes between protestors in Pakistan are getting violent, as the country's former prime minister is indicted. Plus, more than four million people are going to get money from a settlement with TurboTax.
May 10, 2023
9 AM ET: Carroll's reaction, latest inflation snapshot, grief author arrested & more CNN 5 Things
E. Jean Carroll has been speaking to CNN after a jury decided former President Donald Trump sexually abused her. The Consumer Price Index is out today - we'll tell you what it means. Talks around the debt ceiling will continue on Friday. Ukraine says Russia isn't letting people leave the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant. Plus, a woman who wrote a book about grieving has been arrested for murder.
May 10, 2023
6 AM ET: Trump will appeal, border preparations, Pakistan on edge & more CNN 5 Things
Former President Donald Trump says he'll appeal, after a jury found he sexually abused E. Jean Carroll in the mid 90s. Both sides of the US southern border are preparing for the end of Title 42. Congressman George Santos is expected to appear in court on federal charges as early as today. Violent clashes have broken out in Pakistan as the country's former Prime Minister is due to appear before a judge. Plus, a little boy survives by eating snow.
May 10, 2023
10 PM ET: Debt ceiling talks, Santos’ charges, Tucker Carlson’s show & more CNN 5 Things
We start with an update on talks between President Joe Biden and top congressional leaders to raise the nation’s debt ceiling. New York Congressman George Santos is facing criminal charges in a Justice Department probe – we have the latest. Sen. Dianne Feinstein is back in DC after being out since February. We’re learning more about a deadly mass shooting at a mall in Allen, Texas over the weekend. Lastly, we’ll tell you where former Fox News host Tucker Carlson is planning to relaunch his TV show.
May 10, 2023
5 PM ET: Trump found liable, Gaza strikes, breast cancer screening & more CNN 5 Things
A former magazine columnist has won her civil battery and defamation case against former President Donald Trump. Then, we’ll hear from House Speaker Kevin McCarthy ahead of a meeting with President Joe Biden on raising the nation’s debt ceiling. Plus, the Israeli military carried out a deadly operation in Gaza. A Republican megadonor declined to answer questions from senators about his relationship with US Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. And, medical experts are making a new recommendation on when women should start getting breast cancer mammograms.
May 9, 2023
12 PM ET: Border gets crowded, Philadelphia manhunt, Assange extradition clash & more CNN 5 Things
We could finally see some movement in debt ceiling negotiations today. More than 150,000 migrants are waiting in Mexico for Title 42 to end. Police are searching for two inmates who escaped from a prison in Philadelphia. Some Australian lawmakers are pushing for Julian Assange to be released. Plus, one week into the Hollywood writers' strike - President Joe Biden weighs in.
May 9, 2023
9 AM ET: CEO debt warning, Goldman Sachs settles, Sum 41 splits & more CNN 5 Things
The Treasury Secretary is warning CEOs and businesses to prepare for the worst when it comes to the debt limit. Russia's President speaks at a toned down Victory Day parade. Goldman Sachs has reached a $215 million settlement over discrimination. Former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has been arrested. Plus. Sum 41 are splitting up ... soon.
May 9, 2023
6 AM ET: Debt crisis talks, Canada wildfires, birth control approval & more CNN 5 Things
As the US gets closer to defaulting on its debt, President Joe Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy will meet today. The US is expected to announce more money for Ukraine. Nearly a million acres have been burned by wildfires in Alberta, Canada. Israeli strikes on Gaza have killed at least 13 people. Plus, FDA advisors discuss whether a birth control pill should be approved for over the counter use.
May 9, 2023
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