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Start your day right with First Light! Join host Evan Haning with updates on the latest overnight developments on all the major stories, and a look forward to the day ahead. First Light goes beyond the headlines with in depth reporting from around the globe. With business news from CNBC, the nation’s forecast from Accuweather and sports, First Light brings you up to date on everything you need to know.

Start your day right with First Light! Join host Evan Haning with updates on the latest overnight developments on all the major stories, and a look forward to the day ahead. First Light goes beyond the headlines with in depth reporting from around the globe. With business news from CNBC, the nation’s forecast from Accuweather and sports, First Light brings you up to date on everything you need to know.
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Toledo, OH

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Westwood One

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Start your day right with First Light! Join host Evan Haning with updates on the latest overnight developments on all the major stories, and a look forward to the day ahead. First Light goes beyond the headlines with in depth reporting from around the globe. With business news from CNBC, the nation’s forecast from Accuweather and sports, First Light brings you up to date on everything you need to know.

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11/14/2019
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On Thursday’s First Light, Democrats and Republicans harden their arguments on day one of the impeachment hearings. The El Paso Walmart where 22-people died in an August shooting rampage re-opens today. Kevin Carr gives his impressions of the new Disney streaming channel. Michael talks to correspondent Linda Kenyon about day one of the impeachment hearings. And reporter Tara Copp returns with more on her investigation into cancer clusters in the military

Duration:00:38:25

First Light 111319

11/13/2019
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On Wednesday’s First Light, impeachment hearings begin today on Capitol Hill. A good part of the nation is feeling record cold temperatures. Kevin Carr has the latest in home video. Michael talks to correspondent Suzanne Malveaux about the nuts and bolts of the impeachment hearings. And reporter Tara Copp tells Michael about her latest investigation into cancer clusters in the military.

Duration:00:38:34

First Light - 11/12/19

11/12/2019
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On Tuesday’s First Light, the Supreme Court is hearing arguments in the lawsuit filed by DACA recipients to stop the Trump administration from ending the Obama era program. Winter is making an early entrance as many Americans across parts of the south and midwest are experiencing dangerously cold temperatures. Kevin Carr has a review of the new movie “The Report”. Michael talks to AP correspondent Mark Sherman about the DACA suit before the Supreme Court today. Rachel Rabkin Peachman of...

Duration:00:38:31

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11/11/2019
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On Monday’s show, impeachment moves front and center as Washington gets ready for public hearings this week. Hong Kong protesters shutdown a busy business district. Kevin Carr reviews season 2 of “Jack Ryan”. Michael talks to Brianna Keilar about Congress’ efforts to improve veteran's benefits. And Navy vet R.T. Stokes speaks to Michael about lessons learned while serving on a submarine.

Duration:00:38:32

First Light 110819

11/8/2019
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On Friday’s First Light, after saying that he wouldn't, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, is backtracking and looks as though he is preparing a potential run for president in 2020. House investigators release another key transcript from the closed-door depositions in the impeachment inquiry. Kevin Carr reviews the new film “Last Christmas”. Reporter Chas Henry, in Berlin for the anniversary of the wall coming down, talks live with Michael. And Eddie Muller, host of TCM’s “Noir Alley”...

Duration:00:38:30

First Light 110719

11/7/2019
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On Thursday’s show, Democrats have a set a schedule for public impeachment hearings next week. The Pacific Ocean is proving to be a popular route of illegal immigration to the United States. Kevin Carr reviews the new film “Dr. Sleep”, the sequel to the “The Shining”. Linda Kenyon drops by to talk about what we should expect at the public impeachment hearings. And Michael concludes his interview with Peter Asher about his new book “The Beatles from A to Zed”.

Duration:00:38:29

First Light - 11/06/19

11/6/2019
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On Wednesday’s First Light, there was a bit of a shocker in Kentucky's gubernatorial race Tuesday. Nine members of an American family including two babies were murdered in Mexico allegedly by members of a drug cartel. Kevin Carr has a look at the latest releases for home viewing. Michael to talks to a man who has run marathons seven continents.

Duration:00:38:46

First Light - 11/05/19

11/5/2019
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On Tuesday’s First Light, the FBI foils a plot to bomb a Colorado synagogue. Hundreds of Oklahoma inmates have been released from prison in what was the largest commutation in U.S. history. Kevin Carr reviews the new Apple TV series “See”.

Duration:00:38:24

First Light 110419

11/4/2019
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On Monday’s First Light, the impeachment inquiry heads towards public hearings. President Trump wants the whistleblower revealed. Kevin Carr reviews “Terminator Dark Fate”. Michael talks with Victor Glassberg, an attorney who has challenged the race question on the state of Virginia’s marriage license application. And former NATO Supreme Allied Commander James Stravidis chats with Michael about his new book.

Duration:00:38:46

First Light - 11/01/19

11/1/2019
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On Friday’s show, the House takes an historic vote approving a resolution that formalizes the impeachment investigation of President Trump. Chicago teachers agree to end their 2 week strike. Kevin Carr reviews the new film “Jo Jo Rabbit”. Bob Costantini updates Michael on White House reaction to the impeachment probe. And Michael talks to Beatles insider Peter Asher about his new book “The Beatles A to Zed”.

Duration:00:38:11

First Light - 10/31/19

10/31/2019
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On Thursday’s First Light, high winds and low humidity helped facilitate the ignition of more wildfires in Southern California. The Washington Nationals win their first World Series championship. Kevin Carr gives us his top Halloween movies. Jessica Ettinger talks over the latest economic numbers with Michael and Clayton Neville checks in from Houston where he was covering the World Series.

Duration:00:38:35

First Light - 10/30/19

10/30/2019
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One Wednesday’s show, House Democrats unveil a resolution that outlines the next phase of their impeachment inquiry. The N-C-A-A is following California's lead allowing college athletes to earn money. The Washington Nationals force a game 7 by tying up the World Series, beating the Houston Astros 7-2 in Houston. Michael talks over the House resolution to impeach President Trump with Capitol Hill Correspondent Linda Kenyon. And the ballooning budget deficit is the topic of Michael's chat with...

Duration:00:38:22

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10/29/2019
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On Monday’s First Light, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the House will hold its first formal vote this week on the impeachment inquiry. Conditions have eased up a bit for firefighters battling several large wildfires in California but the lull in the action will only last a moment. Kevin Carr reviews the new Apple Plus series "The Morning Show" . Michael talks Turkey, Syria and NATO with former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO, retired Admiral James Stavridis.

Duration:00:38:38

First Light - 10/28/19

10/28/2019
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On First Light Monday, The killing of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a US raid in northwestern Syria Saturday night is a blow against the terrorist organization. More evacuations are ordered as conditions worsen for the largest fire burning in California. Kevin Carr reviews the new Martin Scorsese film “The Irishman”. The GM Strike is over, Michael talks to Detroit reporter Ken Rogulski about what’s next for the carmaker and it’s workforce.

Duration:00:38:16

First Light - 10/25/19

10/25/2019
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On today's show, we're debriefed on the week's events regarding the impeachment inquiry with Westwood One News White House Correspondent Bob Costantini.

Duration:00:38:06

First Light - 10/24/19

10/24/2019
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On Thursday’s show, President Trump claims success brokering a permanent cease fire between Turkey and the Kurdish forces. Can a sitting President be charged for a crime by law enforcement agencies? In a New York court Trump's personal attorney argued the answer is no. Kevin Carr reviews a movie on Hulu called “Wounds”. Money manager Aquilles Larrea tells Michael that if the Washington Nationals win the World Series, it’s a good bet that the stock market will have an up year. And are ethnic...

Duration:00:38:19

First Light - 10/23/19

10/23/2019
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On Wednesday’s First Light, the top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, Bill Taylor, testified before Congress that the relationship with Ukraine "was being fundamentally undermined by an irregular, channel of U.S. policy-making". The Russians and Turks set the future course in Syria leaving the U.S. on the sidelines. Michael gets into the nuts and bolts of the changing American mission in the Middle East with defense reporter Tara Copp. And author Jeff Abraham drops by to talk about his new book...

Duration:00:38:30

First Light - 10/22/19

10/22/2019
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On Tuesday’s show, the House impeachment inquiry takes several twists and turns. Israel’s parliament is without a leader. Kevin Carr reviews “The Laundromat” and Michael talks to author Doris Kearns Goodwin about “Leadership”.

Duration:00:37:28

First Light - 10/21/19

10/21/2019
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On Monday’s First Light, a tornado touched down in Dallas on Sunday night, causing structural damage and knocking out electricity to thousands. U.S. troops crossed into Iraq early on Monday as part of a withdrawal from northeast Syria ordered by President Trump. Kevin Carr reviews “Zombieland: Double Tap”. Michael talks with congressional correspondent Linda Kenyon about what’s ahead for Congress. And Lori Rozsa of the Washington Post checks in to talk about the latest chapter in the ongoing...

Duration:00:38:30

First Light - 10/18/19

10/18/2019
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On Friday’s First Light, the president's chief of staff is trying to walk back some damning comments on Ukraines he made during a news conference at the White House. Despite the ceasefire announced by Vice President Mike Pence in Turkey the Senate remains focused on sanctions.

Duration:00:38:25