College student Emily Arant is a talented animator who, until recently, ran a successful animation business. Then, she said "no" to the wrong people. They've now shut down her business and smeared her reputation.

Still, Arant is working to show the love of Christ, even as the hate campaign against her continues. Reporter Heather Sells recently spoke with Arant, she's on today's CBN News Rundown with a look into why this popular animator was blacklisted. 

To check out what Arant is working on now you can visit her Etsy shop here.



The confirmation hearing for President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is underway. Republicans are determined to fill the seat held by the late Ruth Bader Ginsberg ahead of the upcoming presidential election, while Democrats dig in their heels in an effort to delay the process. On today's CBN News Daily Rundown DC Bureau Chief Dana Ritter shares how we'll be covering the hearing, what to be on the lookout for, and how the election factors in. 


After Vice President Mike Pence took to the debate stage last night with Senator Kamala Harris, questions from the press immediately turned to the upcoming remaining Presidential debates, as President Trump's status with COVID-19 has led to a possible postponement of the debate by about a week. Debate organizers on Thursday announced a virtual campaign, something President Trump immediately said he would not participate in.

So when will the next debates take place, if at all? CBN News DC Bureau Chief Dana Ritter joins the Rundown with the very latest.


Netflix is now facing felony charges for the controversial French film, "Cuties".

A Texas grand jury indicted the streaming service for promoting "lewd" visual material "against the peace and dignity of the state", but a Netflix spokesperson says the charges are without merit and they stand by the film. 

Faithwire's Tré Goins-Phillips covered the controversy surrounding the film's debut and spoke with Dan Andros earlier in September to share why Netflix and others continue to back the film. 


If you live in a big city, you may have noticed that you are seeing fewer people around your neighborhood. According to Forbes, moving companies have seen a significant increase in move requests from big cities to smaller suburban areas.

That's because people are frustrated by coronavirus restrictions and frightened by the violence popping up across the country.

So many are abandoning the cities they love for a life they hope is simpler and safer.

CBN News Correspondent Tara Mergener has been following this migration and she breaks down what impact this could have long term. 


President Trump stunned the nation late last week when announcing that both he and the First Lady Melania Trump had tested positive for COVID-19. Wild speculation spread across the internet and social media as quotes from anonymous sources made front page news. CBN Medical Reporter Lorie Johnson joins the Rundown to explain what has actuall happened so far, and how President Trump has battled the coronavirus.


The U.S. Supreme Court will begin its new term Monday, but they will be one justice short due to the recent death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. That could be a factor as there are cases that could affect religious liberty, the fate of Roe V. Wade, and more.

CBN's Paul Strand is on today's rundown to talk more about what is ahead. 


Breonna Taylor's untimely death during a police raid has sparked a national outcry and now an anxious public awaits as the case progresses. Attorney General Daniel Cameron's recent indictment announcement has left some experts scratching their heads. CBN Correspondent Eric Philips joins the Rundown to walk through the common misconceptions of the case and explain the latest developments. 


President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, are set to face off tonight in their first presidential debate. 

This will be their chance to sway undecided voters and there is another voting bloc that Trump and Biden are working to win over. 

Senior National Affairs Correspondent Heather Sells is on today's rundown to explain how Hispanic voters will play an important role in the outcome of this election. 


On Saturday, President Trump made official his nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to fill the now vacant Supreme Court Justice seat left by Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the personal attacks have already begun. Combine that with a looming Presidential debate and the NYT releasing a report claiming to have decades of President Trump's tax filings make for a hectic Monday in the political world.

CBN's Chief Political Analyst David Brody joins the Rundown with the very latest.