Today, Explained

News comes at you fast. Join us at the end of your day to understand it. Monday to Friday. All killer, no filler. Hosted by Sean Rameswaram. Featuring the finest explainers from Vox and more. Produced by Vox and Stitcher, and part of the Vox Media Podcast Network.

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episode 274: CBD? TBD.


CBD is winding up in your lattes, your gummies, and your massages, but what exactly is it? And is anyone regulating it?


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episode 273: American hate


The Christchurch shooting took place thousands of miles from the United States, but for Muslims in America, the threat of white supremacy remains very real.


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episode 272: A mass shooting, live streamed


A terrorist attacked two mosques in New Zealand during Friday prayer, killing at least 49 people.


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episode 271: Boeing 737 Max


Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crashed on Sunday killing all 157 aboard. The response was unprecedented.


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episode 270: Becky with the bad grades


Remember Aunt Becky from Full House? She might be heading to the big house. Fifty grown-ups, including Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman, are facing federal charges over college admissions.


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episode 269: For all eyes only


Can't pass an FBI background check? Not a problem. That's the Trump administration's approach to top secret security clearances for some White House officials. Now Democrats are launching an investigation. Vox's Ella Nilsen explains.


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episode 268: Sailing a boat on an alien sea


SpaceX and Blue Origin have been driving much of the excitement around space travel for the past several years, but NASA got back in the game today. Dr. Ellen Stofan, the agency’s former chief scientist, explains what’s next for us, Mars, infinity and beyond.


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episode 267: Trump's money man


Michael Cohen mentioned one name multiple times during his Congressional testimony: accountant Allen Weisselberg. We peel back the curtain on the keeper of Trump's fiercely guarded secrets.


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episode 266: The Title X factor


The Trump administration got a lot closer to defunding Planned Parenthood this week — 21 states are fighting back with a sweeping new lawsuit.


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episode 265: Uh-oh, Trudeau!


Canada’s prime minister is accused of pressuring his attorney general to go easy on a wealthy corporation, and two cabinet officials resigned in protest. With an election mere months away, can Justin Trudeau survive?


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