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August 30, 2019

As Hurricane Dorian spins toward the U.S., we’re taking a look at where it’s expected to go, how powerful it’s expected to be, and how Americans in its path are preparing. From there, we’re updating you on the status of wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest. And we’re showing you how a young running back used footwork and handiwork to score a touchdown.WEEKLY NEWSQUIZ1. This week, the leaders of the world’s seven largest economies met in France for a yearly summit. This group is known by what name?2. What city, which is preparing to host the 2020 Summer Olympics, is known as a “city of waterways”?Read More3. What country has threatened to intervene and prevent riots in a Special Administrative Region where large protests have been held for months?4. Name the current capital of Indonesia, where overpumping of groundwater has caused so much sinking that the country plans to move its capital to Borneo.5. Heat index is a measurement of relative humidity combined with what?6. In a closely watched U.S. legal decision, a district county judge fined Johnson & Johnson $572 million for its role in what crisis?7. Name the publication that provides long-range weather predictions and expects this winter to be a “polar coaster” for much of the U.S.8. As Hurricane Dorian approaches the mainland U.S., forecasters say it’s most likely to make landfall in what state over Labor Day weekend?9. What nation, a “land of fire and ice,” has become one of the most popular countries in the world for adventure tourism (or adventure travel)?10. What nation has issued a 60-day ban on using fire to clear land, as international efforts continue to control wildfires in the Amazon Rainforest?Click for a printable version of the Weekly Newsquiz.TRANSCRIPTClick here to access the printable version of today’s CNN 10 transcript.CNN 10 serves a growing audience interested in compact on-demand news broadcasts ideal for explanation seekers on the go or in the classroom. The show’s priority is to identify stories of international significance and then clearly describe why they’re making news, who is affected, and how the events fit into a complex, international society.Thank you for using CNN 10

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