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Straight to the heart of the stories that are driving national conversation, from experts with on-the-ground access. Hosted by Brad Mielke and powered by ABC News. Twenty minutes, every weekday, available by 6am.

Straight to the heart of the stories that are driving national conversation, from experts with on-the-ground access. Hosted by Brad Mielke and powered by ABC News. Twenty minutes, every weekday, available by 6am.
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Straight to the heart of the stories that are driving national conversation, from experts with on-the-ground access. Hosted by Brad Mielke and powered by ABC News. Twenty minutes, every weekday, available by 6am.

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Episodes

"I'm F***ed."

4/19/2019
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In a special edition of Start Here, ABC's Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos and our Investigative Unit break down the findings of Robert Mueller's redacted report...and the most revealing allegations about President Trump. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:24:24

It's Finally Time for [REDACTED]

4/18/2019
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The Attorney General is set to release a redacted version of Robert Mueller's report, but he's got some things to say first. Half a million students stayed home from school because of one woman's fascination with Columbine. And scientists recharge some cells in pig brains that had been dead for hours. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:23:35

The Battle for Notre Dame

4/17/2019
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Notre Dame's structure remains precarious, but new details have emerged about the daring rescues to save priceless artifacts. President Trump issues the second veto of his term -- refusing to withdraw the US from a foreign war. And despite all the talk about urban vs. rural, America's suburbs are actually the pivotal battleground for 2020. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter:...

Duration:00:23:47

"Our Lady of Paris, in Flames"

4/16/2019
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With the world watching helplessly, the cathedral of Notre Dame nearly burns to the ground. William Barr lays out a timeline for releasing the Mueller Report. And the parents of a murder victim lay out proposals to make ridesharing more secure. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:23:29

Sanctuary City Bus Turning, Watch for Whiplash

4/15/2019
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President Trump contradicts his own White House officials on an extreme plan for asylum seekers. Pete Buttigieg, with a surge of momentum, officially launches his presidential bid. And Tiger Woods just notched the most improbable win of his career. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:21:26

No Longer "Holed Up"

4/12/2019
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After nearly seven years, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange left the embassy where he'd been protected and immediately was arrested by London police. He's been charged by U.S. officials and will now fight extradition. In India, hundreds of millions of voters head to the polls but won't know the results of their national election for more than a month. And watch what you say to Alexa - Amazon might be listening to a lot more than you think. Like the show? Leave a review:...

Duration:00:23:15

“Spying Occurred”

4/11/2019
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The Attorney General says the government spied on Donald Trump. Bernie Sanders unveils a new Medicare for All plan. And Georgetown students decide whether they want to pay extra, to benefit the descendants of slaves. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:23:41

Trump's New Immigration Playbook

4/10/2019
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Amid a DHS housecleaning, President Trump says he's not bringing back family separations -- but White House officials are outlining a whole host of other options. Attorney General William Barr lays out a timeline for the Mueller report. And one of the world's most contagious diseases hits New York City. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:21:27

When Personnel Gets Personal

4/9/2019
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Less than 24 hours after forcing out his Homeland Security, President Trump fires another DHS official -- what could be the beginnings of a department-wide purge. Israelis head to the polls as Benjamin Netanyahu fights for his political life. And the US declares Iran's Revolutionary Guard a terrorist organization, which could have an effect in the real world. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: -...

Duration:00:22:38

The Border War Inside the White House

4/8/2019
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President Trump forces out Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. Kidnapping victims are returned in Uganda, thanks to an apparent ransom payment. And the CDC says there's a new "urgent" superbug startling hospital staffs. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:22:29

Summarizing the Fight Over Summaries

4/5/2019
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With members of Robert Mueller's team reportedly frustrated, Democrats tell AG William Barr they need to see Mueller's full report. President Trump nominates a former presidential candidate and pizza king for a key job at the Fed. And Brad speaks to one of Joe Biden's critics about what he could have done differently. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter:...

Duration:00:24:38

The Democrats' New Paper Route

4/4/2019
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Democrats use congressional authority to demand President Trump's tax returns, but are slow-rolling subpoenas for the Mueller report. Joe Biden promises to change his ways, but doesn't apologize to the women who asked him to. And Mark Zuckerberg speaks exclusively to ABC News about privacy, oversight, and how to make the internet safer. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter:...

Duration:00:24:18

Trump's Healthcare Prescription: Patience

4/3/2019
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Amid a renewed focus on Obamacare, President Trump says Republicans won't push healthcare legislation until after he's re-elected. A mysterious woman walks into Mar-a-Lago with a spy novel's worth of electronics. And the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico punches back over emergency funds she says haven't arrived yet. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter:...

Duration:00:23:09

Shutting Down the Border (Lanes)

4/2/2019
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As part of a "surge" order, the Department of Homeland Security takes Border Patrol agents off their normal duties to attend to detention facilities. A White House whistleblower says more than two dozen people were given security clearances over the recommendations of intelligence officers. And on Equal Pay Day, experts are noticing a "gender savings gap" along with the usual salary gap. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive...

Duration:00:23:46

Would Trump Actually Shut Down the Border?

4/1/2019
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President Trump threatens to shut down the southern border, as he makes new moves against Central American countries. Joe Biden's not officially running yet, but he's officially confronting tough questions about what's acceptable behavior toward women. And as British Parliament faces new Brexit votes today, officials are worried about mayhem and even violence. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: -...

Duration:00:21:38

"A Gold Medal in Insensitivity"

3/29/2019
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As President Trump tries to move on from Robert Mueller, a Special Olympics debacle crystallizes the challenges that lie ahead. The US government accuses Facebook of violating fair housing laws. And prosecutors aren't just going after an opioid maker -- they're going after the family that owns it. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:21:41

"That's the Chicago Way"

3/28/2019
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Federal investigators begin taking a look at the deal that dropped charges against Jussie Smollett. Theresa May offers her resignation along with a Brexit package. And Israelis and Palestinians brace for more violence in the wake of a US announcement. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starthereabc - Instagram:...

Duration:00:22:58

Signed, Sealed, Dismissed

3/27/2019
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Prosecutors reach a deal with Jussie Smollett, dropping 16 charges over the outrage of Chicago police. The Trump administration backs up a judge who declares the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional. And Boeing prepares to roll out a software fix for its 737 MAX jets. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:22:47

The Post-Mueller Battle Plan

3/26/2019
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As the world parses Attorney General William Barr's highlights of the Mueller probe, Democrats and Republicans sharpen their arguments for impending legal and political fights. Michael Avenatti gets charged by two different prosecutors on the same day. And a Columbine survivor explains why so many people who escape mass shootings commit suicide. If you are in crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or contact the Crisis Text Line by texting TALK...

Duration:00:23:47

NO COLLUSION!

3/25/2019
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Robert Mueller appears to clear President Trump and his campaign of any coordination with Russia during the election -- but questions about the rest of his investigation remain murky. In a special edition of Start Here, Brad asks ABC's top political and legal minds what happens next. Like the show? Leave a review: http://bit.ly/ReviewStartHere Follow @StartHereABC for exclusive content, show updates and more: - Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/starthereabc - Facebook:...

Duration:00:22:05