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    Rudy Giuliani told by prosecutors he is a target in Georgia 2020 presidential election probe

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 40:28

    Rudy Giuliani has been told by prosecutors that he is a target in the Georgia 2020 presidential election probe. A grand jury is investigating whether former President Trump and his allies violated the law in their efforts to overturn the 2020 election results in Georgia. Conservative lawyer George Conway tells Anderson Cooper he thinks Giuliani is in “deep trouble.” Plus, Republican Rep. Liz Cheney is facing a tough primary contest in Wyoming after she voted to impeach the former President following the January 6 attack on the Capitol. CNN Chief National Affairs Correspondent Jeff Zeleny joins AC360 from Jackson, Wyoming after talking with voters.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    DOJ took 11 sets of classified documents from Mar-a-Lago

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 13, 2022 42:47

    A judge unsealed the Mar-a-Lago search warrant which revealed the Justice Department took eleven sets of classified documents from former President Trump's Florida home. The warrant also identified three possible federal crimes as reasons for the search. Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe tells Anderson Cooper if he thinks there was a national security risk having these documents stored at Trump's home. Plus, former Vice President Al Gore joins AC360 to discuss the passing of the Inflation Reduction Act and what that means for the climate crisis.Airdate: August 12, 2022Guests: Andrew McCabe, Al Gore.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    AG Garland: DOJ filed motion to unseal Trump Mar-a-Lago warrant and property receipt

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2022 44:53

    Attorney General Merrick Garland revealed that the Justice Department filed a court request to unseal the Mar-a-Lago search warrant and property receipt. This was the first public statement since federal agents searched former President Trump's home. Garland said he “personally approved the decision to seek a search warrant in this matter.” Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales tells Anderson Cooper whether he agrees with Garland's decision to speak publicly. Plus, January 6 House Select Committee member Rep. Zoe Lofgren joins AC360 to discuss if anyone from the Trump administration is cooperating with their investigation.Airdate: August 11, 2022Guests: Alberto Gonzalez, Rep. Zoe Lofgren.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Some Justice Department officials chafe at silence on Mar-a-Lago search

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 45:59

    CNN has learned that some DOJ officials feel that the department should give a public statement about the search of Mar-a-Lago, former President Trump's resort and home. Conservative lawyer George Conway tells AC360 he doesn't think they need to say anything more than what “their procedures are and what their processes are generally for the issuance of search warrants.” Plus, Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders joins AC360 to discuss the passing of the Inflation Reduction Act and why he ultimately decided to support it.Airdate: August 10, 2022Guests: George Conway, Sen. Bernie Sanders.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    FBI search of Mar-a-Lago came after suspicions of withheld materials

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2022 43:42

    CNN has learned the FBI search of Mar-a-Lago came after authorities believe that the former President or his team failed to return all the documents and other materials that were government property. Former federal judge Nancy Gertner reviewed search warrants as part of her duties while on the federal bench. She walks Anderson Cooper through the standard that needs to be met in order to sign off on a search warrant like this one. Plus, over the weekend the Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act, a $750 billion health care, tax and climate bill. The Democrat-controlled House is expected to pass the legislation on Friday then it'll be sent to President Biden's desk to be signed into law. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer joins AC360 to discuss which parts of the bill Americans will notice most.Airdate: August 9, 2022Guests: Elliot Williams, Sen. Chuck Schumer.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    FBI executes search warrant at Trump's Mar-a-Lago

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2022 48:24

    The FBI executed a search warrant at former President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida. Sources tell CNN the agents focused on the former President's offices and personal quarters. Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe tells AC360 how big of a deal this is. Plus, CNN National Correspondent Randi Kaye brings AC360 a live report from near Mar-a-Lago. Guests: Andrew McCabe, Randi Kaye. Airdate: August 8, 2022To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Jury finds Alex Jones should pay $45.2 million to parents of Sandy Hook victim

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 6, 2022 41:03

    A jury decided that ring-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones should pay the parents of a Sandy Hook victim $45.2 million in punitive damages, a day after the jury awarded the parents $4.1 in compensatory damages. Plaintiffs Scarlett Lewis and Neil Heslin lost their son Jesse in the 2012 school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut where 20 children and six adults were killed. They were seeking $150 million. CNN Senior Investigation Correspondent Drew Griffin joins AC360 to break down the jury's decision. Plus, Senate Democrats are planning to begin debate on the economic bill after Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema said she would “move forward” on the package. Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar tells AC360 what's in the bill for Americans who may be skeptical. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Jury finds Alex Jones caused $4.1 million in damages to two Sandy Hook parents

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2022 40:58

    A jury found that right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones caused parents of a Sandy Hook victim a little more than $4 million in compensatory damages, far less than the $150 million they were asking for. Scarlett Lewis and Neil Haslin lost their son Jesse Lewis in the 2012 shooting that killed 20 children and six adults. Elizabeth Williamson of the New York Times is the author of “Sandy Hook: An American Tragedy and the Battle for Truth” and has been in court for the trial. She tells AC360 what the mood was like in the courtroom when the verdict was read. Plus, CNN Chief National Affairs Analyst Kasie Hunt joins AC360 after sitting down with Republican Rep. Liz Cheney for an exclusive interview. She talks to the vice chair of the January 6 House Select Committee about whether she thinks the former President should face criminal charges for his role in the insurrection.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Kansas votes to protect abortion rights in state constitution

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2022 41:24

    President Biden signed an executive order aimed at safeguarding abortion just a day after CNN projected that voters in Kansas decided to reject a proposed amendment and keep the right to an abortion in their state's constitution. Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren tells Anderson Cooper what the Kansas outcome says about where the issue is headed in the midterms and beyond. Plus, Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis lost their son Jesse in the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting and won a default judgment against right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones earlier this year. They are asking the jury to award them $150 million in damages. CNN Senior Investigative Correspondent Drew Griffin joins AC360 with the latest from court and why the cross-examination by the parents' attorney caught Jones off guard.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Primary night in five states with Trump looming large in many key races

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2022 40:57

    Voters in five states—Arizona, Michigan, Missouri, Washington and Kansas—head to the polls with less than 100 days until the November general election. Some 2020 election deniers are on the ballot in two swing states. CNN Chief National Correspondent John King joins AC360 to break down the key races. Plus, CNN has learned that January 6 text messages were wiped from phones of key Trump Pentagon officials. Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe tells Anderson Cooper that “in the absolute least case” this is a “complete and total failure to abide by and live up to the responsibilities under the Federal Records Act.”To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    U.S. kills al Qaeda leader in drone strike in Afghanistan

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2022 40:55

    The United States killed al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in a drone strike. President Biden confirmed his death and warned others saying, “if you are a threat to our people, the United States will find you and take you out.” CNN Chief International Correspondent Clarissa Ward joins AC360 to discuss Zawahiri's killing and the future of al Qaeda. Plus, the Kentucky flooding death toll has risen to 37 as hundreds remain unaccounted for. Nathan Day tells Anderson Cooper how he helped rescue nine of his neighbors, including five children, as flood waters rushed into their homes.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Former WH acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney testifies before the Jan. 6 committee

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 30, 2022 41:34

    Former acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney testified in front of the House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol. Mulvaney told CNN he was asked about tweets and texts he sent on the day of the insurrection and his involvement in Trump's campaign. Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger is a member of the committee and tells Anderson Cooper the American people “deserve answers” and they “deserve transparency.” Plus, CNN Senior Correspondent Joe Johns gives AC360 an update on the devastating floods in Kentucky that have killed at least 16 people.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    January 6 committee zeroes in on former Trump cabinet officials

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2022 42:18

    The House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol is zeroing in on members of former President Trump's Cabinet and wants to learn more about the conversations around possibly invoking the 25th amendment. The panel recently interviewed former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren is a member of the committee and tells Anderson Cooper how cooperative these latest witnesses have been. Plus, at least eight people are dead in eastern Kentucky after heavy overnight rains caused devastating, widespread flooding. CNN Senior Correspondent Joe Johns is in Kentucky and joins AC360 to give an update on the recovery efforts. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Former Trump White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson cooperating with DOJ investigation

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2022 43:44

    Former Trump White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson is cooperating with the Justice Department's criminal investigation into the January 6 attack on the Capitol and the efforts to interfere with the 2020 presidential election. Laurence Tribe is a Harvard Law School professor and the co-author of "To End a Presidency: The Power of Impeachment." He joins AC360 to discuss the scope and focus of the federal investigation. Plus, CNN has exclusively learned that the Biden administration has offered to exchange a convicted Russian arms trafficker serving a 25-year U.S. prison sentence for the release of Americans Paul Whelan and WNBA star Brittney Griner. Abby Phillip interviewed Griner's wife back in June and tells Anderson Cooper how her family is reacting to the trial and the news of the proposed swap.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    AG Merrick Garland doesn't rule out charging Trump and others in January 6 probe

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2022 41:11

    Attorney General Merrick Garland isn't ruling out charging former President Trump and others for their role in the January 6 attack on the Capitol or for attempting to interfere in the presidential election. Mick Mulvaney is the former acting chief of staff for President Trump. He joins AC360 to discuss Garland's comments. Plus, in Trump's first trip back to Washington, DC since leaving office he outlined a harsh criminal justice agenda for the Republican Party saying the country needs to give the police “the respect that they deserve.” Former DC Police Officer Michael Fanone was brutally attacked by rioters on January 6 outside the Capitol and suffered a traumatic brain injury and later, a heart attack. He tells Anderson Cooper that he thinks the former president is the “least credible person in our history to deliver any remarks purporting himself to be pro-police.”To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Marc Short testifies in front of federal grand jury investigating January 6

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 81:47

    A source tells CNN former Vice President Pence's Chief of Staff Marc Short testified last week in front of a federal grand jury investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol. Former federal prosecutor and CNN Chief Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin tells Anderson Cooper why Short testifying is a “big deal.” Plus, after a weekend filled with extreme, record breaking heat in the Northeast, CNN Correspondent Gary Tuchman brings AC360 to the hottest place on Earth: Death Valley, California to see what life is like when summer temperatures often top 120° F. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Former Trump adviser Steve Bannon found guilty of contempt of Congress for defying Jan. 6 committee subpoena

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 23, 2022 40:55

    A federal jury reached a unanimous guilty verdict on the two contempt of Congress charges in the case against Steve Bannon, a former aide to President Trump. CNN Chief Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin and CNN Senior Investigative Correspondent Drew Griffin discuss the verdict and what it could mean for getting cooperation from future January 6 committee hearing witnesses. Plus, the committee held their eighth hearing which revealed audio exchanges between former Vice President Pence's secret service detail during the assault on the Capitol, and testimony from advisors to the President about what he was and was not doing while the violence was unfolding. CNN Senior Law Enforcement Analyst and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, CNN Contributor and former Nixon White House Counsel John Dean and CNN's Abby Phillip discuss whether or not the hearing strengthened a potential criminal case against the former president. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Anderson Cooper 360 Update for July 21, 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2022 0:17

    There is no new episode of the Anderson Cooper 360 showcast. If you haven't already, please check out CNN's other podcasts and showcasts at cnn.com/audio. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Rep. Raskin: Jan 6 cmte. will show outtakes from Trump's Jan. 7 remarks, when aides pressed him to condemn the violence

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2022 41:39

    The House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack is preparing a primetime finale, with a focus on the 187 minutes during which former President Trump “refused to act to defend the Capitol as a violent mob stormed the Capitol," according to committee aides. Maryland Democratic Congressman and House Select Committee member Jamie Raskin tells Anderson Cooper about snippets of video he says they will play from Trump speaking on January 7. Congressman Raskin also raised the possibility that there may be more hearings later on because “new material and new evidence is surfacing all the time.” Plus, the Justice Department rests its contempt of Congress case against Steve Bannon, a former aide to President Trump. CNN Political Correspondent Sara Murray reports from court. Plus, CNN Chief Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin and journalist Joshua Green discuss the latest developments. Airdate: July 20, 2022 Guests: Rep. Jamie Raskin, Sara Murray, Jeffrey Toobin, Joshua Green. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Steve Bannon's trial begins

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2022 41:10

    Long-time Trump ally Steve Bannon is on trial on contempt of Congress charges for failing to comply with subpoenas from the House committee investigating the January 6 insurrection. Anderson talks about the case with CNN Contributor and former Watergate star witness John Dean, who served as White House Counsel in the Nixon Administration, and CNN senior political correspondent Abby Phillip. Also, heat alerts cover more than 20 states today and tomorrow across the Southern Plains and parts of the Northeast, and temperatures will soar above the century mark for 60 million people over the next week. All while a similar heat wave is bringing record temperatures to Western Europe.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Uvalde shooting report and new video reveal failures in law enforcement response

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 42:01

    Just one day after a Texas House investigative committee released a preliminary report outlining a series of failures by multiple law enforcement agencies in their response at the scene, the school board is holding a meeting in Uvalde, Texas where angry families and community members are asking for accountability. Plus, more video from inside Robb Elementary School, unseen until now, reveals footage from Uvalde Police Officer Justin Mendoza's body camera. CNN's Crime and Justice Correspondent Shimon Prokupecz continues to push officials for answers about what happened almost 2 months later.  Also, Parents of the children killed are continuing to speak out. Angel Garza's stepdaughter Amerie Jo Garza was just 10-years-old when she was murdered inside her classroom. Garza tells Anderson Cooper “It makes no sense that there are still things unanswered about this.” He adds, “our kids can't rest in peace, all this arguing, and bickering and lying to our face. It doesn't help our situation at all.” To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    DHS investigator meets with January 6 committee about Secret Service texts

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 16, 2022 42:23

    The Department of Homeland Security inspector general briefed the House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol about the Secret Service erasing text messages from the day of the insurrection and the day before. Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren is a member of the committee. She tells Anderson Cooper if the explanation of the missing texts makes any more sense after the meeting. Plus, conservative attorney George Conway joins AC360 to discuss the possibility of Trump running for President again in 2024 and what will happen if he announces before midterms.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    DC police officer in Trump Jan. 6 motorcade corroborates details of heated Secret Service exchange to committee

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2022 40:58

    A source tells CNN that a Washington, DC police officer who was in the motorcade with former President Trump on January 6 has corroborated to the House Select Committee investigating the insurrection, the details of the heated exchange between the former President and his Secret Service detail when he was told he couldn't go to the Capitol. Cassidy Hutchinson first bought up the alleged incident during her testimony in front of the committee. CNN Congressional Correspondent Ryan Nobles tells Anderson Cooper whether or not the panel is trying to get Secret Service agents who were in the motorcade to testify under oath. Plus, disgraced South Carolina lawyer Alex Murdaugh was indicted for the 2021 murders of his wife and son. CNN National Correspondent Randi Kaye gives AC360 an update on the mysterious murders and if Murdaugh has responded to the indictment. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    January 6 Committee: Next hearing focused on the 187 minutes inside the White House

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2022 41:01

    A January 6 committee member tells CNN that next week's hearing will focus on former President Trump's behavior and actions inside the White House while the insurrection was happening at the Capitol. Denver Riggleman is a former Republican U.S. Representative and was a Senior Technical Adviser to the House Select Committee. He tells Anderson Cooper how much he thinks former White House Counsel Pat Cipollone's testimony bolsters the evidence that the committee has about Trump's actions or inactions on January 6. Plus, President Biden says tackling inflation is his “top priority” after a new government data shows consumer prices surged by 9.1% in June year-over-year to the highest level in more than 40 years. CNN Senior Data Reporter Harry Enten joins AC360 to discuss how inflation is affecting the President's job approval rating. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    January 6 Committee: Trump's tweet inspired “openly homicidal” rhetoric

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2022 98:56

    During its seventh public hearing, the House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol focused on the connection between former President Trump and extremist groups as the violent mob came together. Former Oath Keepers spokesperson Jason Van Tatenhove testified that Trump could try to “whip up a civil war” if he's elected again. Van Tatenhove tells Anderson Cooper why he says “all bets are off” if the former President finds his way back into the White House. Plus, the Austin American-Statesman newspaper released parts of the surveillance video from the shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas that resulted in the murders of 19 children and two teachers. It took officers 77 minutes until they finally entered the classroom and killed the shooter. CNN Crime and Justice Correspondent Shimon Prokupecz joins AC360 to discuss the reaction from the Uvalde community after seeing the video. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    January 6 committee expect to focus tomorrow's hearing on extremist groups & their ties to Trump associates

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2022 41:18

    Tuesday's January 6 House Select committee hearing is expected to focus on extremist groups like the Proud Boys and Oath Keepers and their ties to Donald Trump associates, including Roger Stone and Michael Flynn. Democratic Rep. Stephanie Murphy is a member of the committee and will be leading the questioning during tomorrow's hearing. She joins AC360 to discuss what the American people could learn tomorrow.  Plus, CNN Crime and Justice Correspondent Shimon Prokupecz sat down with mothers of several of the children and one child who survived the tragic massacre in Uvalde, Texas that left 19 students and two teachers dead. He tells Anderson Cooper about the awful reality these families are facing as they continue to demand answers about the failed police response that could have saved lives. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    January 6 Committee Member: Cipollone “did not contradict” other testimony

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 9, 2022 40:58

    Former Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone finished his closed-door interview with the House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol after nearly eight hours. One member of the panel told CNN Cipollone “did not contradict” other testimony. CNN Congressional Correspondent Ryan Nobles tells Anderson Cooper if the committee learned anything new from the former White House counsel's interview. Plus, former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe died after being shot while giving a campaign speech in central Japan. Tobias Harris is the author of “The Iconoclast: Shinzo Abe and the New Japan.” He joins AC360 to discuss Abe's legacy in Japanese politics.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    8-year-old injured during Highland park shooting was shot in chest and suffered a severed spinal cord

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2022 40:59

    A family spokesperson says 8-year-old Cooper Roberts is in critical but stable condition after he was shot in the chest and suffered a severed spinal cord during the Highland Park mass shooting on July 4. At least seven people have died and dozens more were wounded. Katie Goldstein, a loving mother and wife, was murdered while at the Independence Day parade with her daughter. Her husband Craig Goldstein tells Anderson Cooper the kind of mom, partner and person his wife was and said she “always had a smile on her face” because “that's what was in her heart.” Plus, two-time U.S. Olympic basketball gold medalist Brittney Griner pleaded guilty to drug charges in a Russian court. The U.S. State Department has classified the WNBA star as wrongfully detained as she faces up to 10 years in prison. CNN's Abby Phillip recently sat down with Griner's wife, Cherelle Griner, the night before the trial began. Abby joins AC360 to give details about Griner's decision to plead guilty and what will happen next in her trial. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Police: Parade shooter contemplated carrying out second attack in another city

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 7, 2022 41:20

    Law enforcement officials say the gunman who killed seven people and injured dozens more at a July 4 parade in Highland Park, Illinois considered carrying out another attack in Madison, Wisconsin. He will remain in jail without bond after prosecutors say he admitted to investigators he fired into the crowd Monday morning. Greg and Dana Ring were at the Independence Day celebration when the gunfire erupted and came across a toddler, Aiden McCarthy, as they were trying to find a safe place. They helped reunite him with his grandparents and it was later revealed the two-year-old's parents had tragically died. The Rings join AC360 to describe the chaotic scene and how they helped find Aiden's family. Plus, former Trump White House Counsel Pat Cipollone has reached a deal to give a transcribed interview to January 6 committee. Former Nixon White House Counsel John Dean tells Anderson Cooper what he thinks are the most important questions Cipollone needs to answer. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Parade shooting suspect charged with 7 counts of murder

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2022 44:28

    The alleged gunman in the July 4 mass shooting in Highland Park, Illinois is charged with seven counts of first-degree murder. Police say the suspect used a “high-powered rifle” in the shooting that left at least seven dead and dozens injured. Alexander Sandoval was at the Independence Day parade with his son, younger brother, girlfriend and her daughter when they heard the gunfire. He tells Anderson Cooper how he put his son and brother in a dumpster to keep them safe while he went back to find the rest of his family. Plus, the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol has announced their seventh hearing for July 12. Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren is a member of the committee. She joins AC360 to discuss the investigation and whether or not the panel could make multiple criminal referrals to the Department of Justice. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Anderson Cooper 360 Update for July 4, 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2022 0:17

    There is no new episode of the Anderson Cooper 360 showcast. If you haven't already, please check out CNN's other podcasts and showcasts at cnn.com/audio. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Brittney Griner arrives in court near Moscow for first trial hearing

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 2, 2022 41:06

    Two-time U.S. Olympic basketball gold medalist Brittney Griner went on trial at a court near Moscow on Friday, on drug smuggling charges which can be punishable by up to 10 years in prison. The U.S. says she's being wrongfully detained. Griner, 31, a star with the Phoenix Mercury who plays in Russia during the WNBA's off-season, was arrested February 17th at a Moscow airport, a week before Russia invaded Ukraine. In a CNN Exclusive, Abby Phillip speaks with Griner's wife. And Harvard law professor Laurence Tribe talks about new reporting on potential witness tampering in the January 6th investigation.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Cassidy Hutchinson was one of the witnesses Trump world sought to influence, sources say

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 40:46

    Sources tell CNN that Cassidy Hutchinson told the January 6 Committee that she was contacted by someone attempting to influence her testimony. This comes as Trump and his allies try to discredit her. Former Republican Congresswoman Barbara Comstock and Olivia Troye, a former adviser to Vice President Mike Pence, join Anderson to talk about what Hutchinson's testimony says about the former administration's view of staffers, especially women, who take the witness stand.  And after 43 days on the run, the woman suspected of killing an elite cyclist who she thought was a romantic rival has been caught in Costa Rica. Randi Kaye has the latest in how the manhunt ended. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    January 6 committee subpoenas Trump WH counsel Pat Cipollone

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 44:01

    The House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol has issued a subpoena for former President Trump's White House Counsel Pat Cipollone. The subpoena comes just a day after Cassidy Hutchinson, an aide to former White House chief of Staff Mark Meadows, testified in front of the panel that Cipollone warned Meadows “blood's going to be on your f*cking hands” if nothing was done to stop the mob. Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren is a member of the committee. She tells Anderson Cooper she thinks it's “very important” Cipollone comes in and answers the panel's questions. Plus, after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, several states have made abortion illegal with no exceptions. CNN Correspondent Lucy Kafanov joins AC360 to tell the story of a Nebraska woman's decision to terminate her pregnancy last year after finding out her son had a deadly birth defect and how she had to travel to Colorado. Some doctors warn the option to travel could now be even more difficult. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Former aide paints damning portrait of Trump raging on January 6

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 97:23

    Cassidy Hutchinson, an aide to former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, testified in front of the House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol and painted a damning portrait of former President Trump. Hutchinson claimed both the former President and his chief of staff were aware there might be violence, including that supporters had weapons. CNN Chief White House Correspondent Kaitlan Collins joins AC360 to discuss how Trump's reacting to the testimony. Plus, during her testimony, Hutchinson recalled a story she was told about how Trump allegedly lunged at Secret Service and the steering wheel of a vehicle when he was told he couldn't go to the Capitol. Mary Trump is the former President's niece. She tells AC360 it's “entirely consistent” with everything she has “known about him forever.” To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Feds seize phone of Trump's election attorney

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 40:44

    Former President Trump's election attorney John Eastman says the FBI seized his phone last week as the Department of Justice continues their investigations related to January 6. Elie Honig is a CNN Senior Legal Analyst and a former assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. He tells AC360 what hoops investigators have to jump through to do something like this. Plus, a Russian airstrike hit a shopping mall in central Ukraine just a day after Moscow's forces also targeted the capital city of Kyiv. Anderson Cooper checks in with Olena Gnes, the mother of three who's been in Kyiv since Russia invaded. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Supreme Court overturns constitutional right to abortion

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 25, 2022 46:28

    The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade on Friday, holding that there is no longer a federal right to an abortion.  Former Texas state senator Wendy Davis and Congresswoman Cori Bush discuss how the opinion is one of the most consequential Supreme Court decisions in decades and will transform the landscape of women's reproductive health in America. After news broke that the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, activist groups began organizing protests for Friday. At least 70 protests are set to occur Friday afternoon and into the evening. Atlanta, San Francisco, Boston, Los Angeles, New York, and Houston are among the cities where protests will occur. Protests are set to carry on into the weekend as well. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    January 6 committee shows Trump's pressure on DOJ to support his election fraud lies

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 96:53

    The House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol highlighted the pressure former President Trump put on the Department of Justice to support his election fraud lies in its fifth hearing with testimony from three high ranking DOJ officials. Democratic Rep. Elaine Luria tells Anderson Cooper what she thinks is the most important piece of information that was revealed today. Plus, CNN Chief White House Correspondent Kaitlan Collins joins AC360 to discuss how Trump and his allies are feeling after today's hearings. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Justice Dept. issues subpoenas in several states as it expands its investigation into Trump's fake elector scheme

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 80:52

    The Justice Department issued a fresh round of subpoenas as it expands its investigation into former President Trump's fake elector scheme. CNN Senior Justice Correspondent Evan Pérez tells Anderson Cooper who investigators subpoenaed and what they are hoping to learn. Plus, House Republican leaders are in opposition to the bipartisan gun safety bill and are urging their members to vote against the agreement, as the Senate moves toward passage of the measure this week. Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar had a hand in adding the “boyfriend loophole” to the bill. She joins AC360 to explain what's in the bill and why it's so important to pass it. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    4th January 6 hearing focuses on Trump's intimidation of state officials

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 97:53

    The January 6 House Select Committee's fourth hearing focused on how former President Trump tried to intimidate state officials to change the 2020 election results in Georgia and Arizona. Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger testified that he “had to be faithful to the Constitution” and that “there were no votes to find” like Trump wanted. Georgia Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan joins AC360 to discuss what stood out to him from today's testimony. Plus, The New York Times is reporting that the former President's daughter, Ivanka Trump, told a documentary film crew in December 2020 that her father should “continue to fight until every legal remedy is exhausted” because people were questioning “the sanctity of our elections.” This contradicts what she told the committee, in the portion of her deposition that has been made public so far, when she said she “accepted” what Attorney General Bill Barr said about there being no voter fraud. New York Times Washington Correspondent Maggie Haberman tells AC360 the committee is expected to interview the filmmaker this week and it's “unclear” what else is on their tapes that were turned over to the panel. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Georgia election worker to testify Trump's lies led to death threats

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 41:04

    Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger and his deputy Gabe Sterling are set to testify at the January 6 House Select Committee's fourth hearing that will focus on how former President Trump and his allies pressured state-level officials to overturn the 2020 election results. Former Georgia election worker Wandrea Moss will join them and is planning to tell the panel how she received death threats after false stories accused her of taking part in voter fraud, according to a written version of her planned testimony provided by her attorney. Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren is a member of the committee and tells Anderson Cooper she thinks the hearing will be “worth watching.” Plus, CNN Senior International Correspondent Sam Kiley joins AC360 to give an update on the volunteer American fighters who have been missing in Ukraine for more than a week. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

    Trump lashes out at Pence, Barr & January 6 committee

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 18, 2022 40:16

    Former President Trump lashed out at the House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol calling them “con artists.” Trump also called his former Vice President Mike Pence and Attorney General Bill Barr “weak.” Democratic Rep. Ruben Gallego was at the Capitol on the day of the insurrection. He tells AC360 why the American people should be paying attention to what the committee is saying, despite the President's repeated attacks. Plus, journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein join AC360 on the 50th anniversary of the Watergate break-in to discuss how they think it compares to what they're seeing play out now with the January 6 hearings.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

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