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Quickly catch up on the day’s news

Here’s what you might have missed Thursday on CNN:

— The acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney admitted that Ukraine aid was tied to Trump’s desire for an investigation into the 2016 election.

— US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland breaks with the President and tells Congress he was directed by Trump to work with Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine.

— Vice President Mike Pence said Turkey agreed to a ceasefire. But the Turkish foreign minister said the 120 hour pause in military operations is not a ceasefire.

— The Fort Worth officer who shot Atatiana Jefferson wasn’t actually asked to do a wellness check.

— In one of his last official acts before his death, Rep. Elijah Cummings signed two subpoenas for documents related to a temporary end to a policy change that allowed some immigrants with severe health issues to remain in the US.

— Can’t argue with science, right? Bella Hadid is the most beautiful woman in the world according to one measure of physical perfection used during the European Renaissance.

— Actress Scarlett Johansson called SNL comic Colin Jost’s proposal a “whole James Bond situation.”

— Analysis: President Trump invited world leaders to join him at his own Florida resort for the next G7 summit. But is that unconstitutional?