After more than a decade--a new political landscape in Israel. Netanyahu is out and a new coalition has taken power. One of the parties making up this new government: the Arab-Islamic party, with ties to the Muslim Brotherhood. Bureau Chief Christ Mitchell and correspondent Julie Stahl from our Mideast team are on today's CBN News Daily Rundown with what this means for Israel's security. 

And, Joe Biden is back from his first international trip as president. The biggest item on the agenda: a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. White House correspondent Eric Philips is on today's episode with details on what we can expect to come from that Summit.


The Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting for 2021 has not been short on drama, with several storylines making major news around the country. An Alabama pastor was selected to be the next president, racial reconciliation and mishandling of sex abuse allegations were all top agenda items. CBN's Heather Sells joins the podcast to break it all down.


We’re starting off this week with some positive news. The weather is warming up, masks are coming off, and the pandemic could soon be behind us. And according to some health experts, it's past time. Dr. Marty Makary is a professor at John Hopkins University and recently published a book called ‘The Price We Pay: What Broke American Healthcare and How to Fix It.’ CBN News Correspondent Jenna Browder talked to Makary on Faith Nation recently. She’s on today’s podcast to discuss.

Another top story this week is the new Israeli government taking over. After 12 years, Israeli parliament approved a new prime minister. Naftali Bennett became part of the 36th government of Israel after a tight vote on Sunday, and former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu became the opposition leader. CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief Chris Mitchell gives us the rundown on today’s podcast about what this means for Israel and what may happen next.


May was the busiest month along the US-Mexico border since President Biden took office. Every day 6,000 illegal immigrants are flooding the border, and entire communities in Texas are being over-run by the surge. Capitol Hill correspondent Abigail Robertson was invited to visit the border as part of a congressional delegation. One representative told her that the crisis at the border is no longer just a Texas problem, immigrants are being transported throughout the US. She shares her experience on today's CBN News Daily Rundown. 

Another big story this week, Virginia Democrats cast their votes in the gubernatorial primary, choosing former Governor Terry McAuliffe to represent them in the November election. He'll face off against Republican nominee Glen Youngkin. and on today's episode, senior Washington correspondent Jennifer Wishon says there's more than one reason to keep an eye on this race. 


CBN News spoke recently with several Texas land owners near the US border about what they are experiencing on the ground and they say the illegal immigration crisis is "getting worse and worse." Car loads of migrants are showing up on their properties, creating a dangerous situation for all involved. Dan Andros & Tré Goins-Phillips from CBN's Faithwire break down this story and more top news on today's Daily Rundown. 


A major Evangelical adoption agency is being deemed ‘Woke’ after calling for the proper education of adoptive transracial parents. Bethany Christian services says a federal law that prohibits race from being a factor in adoption prevents proper education of prospective parents, and that education is an important factor in ensuring positive child placement. CBN News National Security Correspondent Caitlin Burke is on The Daily Rundown today to discuss the various sides of the debate.

Another top story this week is Biden’s agenda, or rather what’s not on his agenda: uniting both sides of the aisle. With the infrastructure bill hanging in the balance of the Senate and the ‘For the People Act’ receiving pushback from both Republicans and Democrats, there is speculation about a possible government shutdown. CBN News Senior Reporter Dale Hurd talks some of the President’s biggest legislation and hurdles on today’s episode.


Just three weeks after a run on gas along the East Coast because of the Colonial Pipeline cyber security hack, beef shortages could possibly be on the way. That is thanks to another cyber security breach of a Brazil-based meat producer called JBS, which is also the largest meat producer in the world. Meat production returned to normal Thursday after a two-day shutdown, but we’re left with questions surrounding the frequency of cyber attacks, who is subject to an attack, and what people may be stocking up on next. CBN News Senior International Correspondent George Thomas is on today’s Daily Rundown to give us the inside scoop.

Another top story this week is making the news, although it’s not a new story. A century ago on May 31st and June 1st, a white mob attacked a predominately African American community and destroyed their homes and businesses in Tulsa, Oklahoma, leaving hundreds dead or homeless. Now deemed the ‘Tulsa Race Massacre,’ the violent outbreak took place in one of the wealthiest districts in Tulsa. CBN News White House Correspondent Eric Philips brings this story to light on today’s rundown.


Dr. Anthony Fauci will be publishing a book titled "Expect the Unexpected: Ten Lessons on Truth, Service, and the Way Forward" due to release this fall. The news was overshadowed by a trove of emails recently made public that have raised questions about what Dr. Fauci knew and how he handled the pandemic. Dan Andros and Tré Goins-Phillips from CBN's Faithwire break down this story and more of today's top headlines on today's podcast.


One of the trendiest technological breakthroughs of the 21st century is artificial intelligence, also known as AI. Whether you consider it being in touch with technology or out of touch with humanity, AI touches every part of out lives. CBN News White House Correspondent Eric Philips is on today’s CBN News Daily Rundown to talk about this technology and the perspectives surrounding its use.

Zooming out of the U.S., the firestorm on the Gaza border was put on pause last week when the ceasefire took effect. But the tension remains high in mixed Jewish-Arab cities, as the conflict remains unresolved. The U.S. is working to provide relief to Israelis and Palestinians weathered by the firestorm and discuss options for resolution. CBN News Middle East Bureau Chief Chris Mitchell shares what he is seeing from the heart of the conflict.



A shock survey from Barna reveals support for Israel plummeting among younger evangelical Christians. Faithwire's Dan Andros & Tré Goins-Phillips have the details on this story and other top news stories of the day, including Chip and Joanna Gaines once again finding themselves a target of online activists.