CNN 5 Things

CNN 5 Things

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3 PM ET: What heat does to the body, NY protestor cases dismissed, Copa America & more

3 PM ET: What heat does to the body, NY protestor cases dismissed, Copa America & more

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In a win for gun-control groups, the Supreme Court has upheld a federal law that bars guns for domestic abusers. Extreme heat can have extreme consequences for the human body – we'll explain. A New York judge has dismissed trespassing cases against some of those arrested during a pro-Palestinian protest at Columbia University. US home prices have hit an all-time high. Plus, soccer’s Copa America is underway, and could be one key player’s last major international tournament.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

12 PM ET: More wildfire deaths expected, abusers gun ban, Olympics marriage proposal & more

12 PM ET: More wildfire deaths expected, abusers gun ban, Olympics marriage proposal & more

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Authorities in New Mexico say they're preparing for more fatalities after at least two people were killed by a pair of wildfires. It's feared that more than 1,000 people could have died from the heat while making the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The Supreme Court has upheld a federal law banning domestic abusers from owning guns. Israel's prime minister says US military aid for his country is "barely a trickle." Plus, an American swimmer got engaged just minutes after qualifying for the Olympics.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

9 AM ET: FBI investigates wildfires, heat kills hundreds, obesity genes & more

9 AM ET: FBI investigates wildfires, heat kills hundreds, obesity genes & more

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The FBI has joined an investigation into what started deadly wildfires near a village in New Mexico, as the area also deals with flash flooding. Heat is scorching the US and has killed hundreds of people during the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca. Ukraine has launched a "mass drone strike" inside Russia and Crimea. A new study found links between genetic codes and obesity. Plus, a WBNA rookie made league history last night.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

6 AM ET: Trump's secretive donor, social algorithm clamp down, flight dips too low & more

6 AM ET: Trump's secretive donor, social algorithm clamp down, flight dips too low & more

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The long lasting heatwave is still scorching parts of the Midwest and Northeast, as New York could see seven days above 90 degrees. Former President Donald Trump raised more campaign money than President Joe Biden last month. There appears to be some cracks between the Israeli military and the Israeli government. New York is clamping down on social media algorithms aimed at kids. Plus, the FAA is investigating why a flight dropped to just 525 feet over a town in Oklahoma.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

6 PM ET: Concerns about Israel’s Iron Dome, Toyota recall, Donald Sutherland remembered & more

6 PM ET: Concerns about Israel’s Iron Dome, Toyota recall, Donald Sutherland remembered & more

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On top of record-setting temperatures, the Midwest and Northeast face unsafe air quality. US officials have serious concerns that Iran-backed Hezbollah could overwhelm Israel’s Iron Dome air defense system. Russian President Vladimir Putin wrapped up his visit to Vietnam and had more to say about Moscow’s strategic partnership with North Korea. Toyota recalls some of its SUVs over an airbag issue. And, veteran actor Donald Sutherland has died at 88.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices