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July 21, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

26m 44s

Sunday on PBS News Weekend, President Biden drops out of the presidential race amid growing concerns from those in his own party and beyond. As Democrats look ahead to picking a new candidate, how will they navigate election law? Plus, Judy Woodruff reflects on this remarkable moment in American history.

Episodes

  • July 21, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    July 21, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E204 - 26m 44s

    Sunday on PBS News Weekend, President Biden drops out of the presidential race amid growing concerns from those in his own party and beyond. As Democrats look ahead to picking a new candidate, how will they navigate election law? Plus, Judy Woodruff reflects on this remarkable moment in American history.

  • July 20, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    July 20, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E203 - 26m 45s

    Saturday on PBS News Weekend, why some Middle East nations are taking steps to normalize relations with Syria. Then, why some conservative politicians are taking aim at divorce. Plus, with a spotlight on border security this election year, we look at the dangerous path some migrants are taking to enter the United States.

  • July 19, 2024 - PBS News Hour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    July 19, 2024 - PBS News Hour full episode

    S2024 E202 - 57m 46s

    Friday on the News Hour, a major tech outage linked to a faulty cyber security update sparks disruptions worldwide. Former President Trump lays out his vision for another term, promising to crack down on illegal immigration and reverse climate initiatives. Plus, more Democratic lawmakers join the growing chorus calling on President Biden to exit the race for the White House.

  • July 18, 2024 - PBS News Hour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    July 18, 2024 - PBS News Hour full episode

    S2024 E201 - 57m 46s

    Thursday on the News Hour, all eyes are on the Republican convention where former President Donald Trump will make his first public speech since the assassination attempt. President Biden isolates after testing positive for COVID, the latest setback in his campaign. Plus, the Secret Service faces pressure from Republicans and Democrats over apparent failures that led up to Trump's shooting.

  • 2024 Republican National Convention | RNC Night 1 | PBS News special coverage: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    2024 Republican National Convention | RNC Night 1 | PBS News special coverage

    2h 56m

    Donald Trump made his first formal public appearance since a failed assassination attempt. J.D. Vance became the party’s nominee for vice president. Watch PBS News co-anchors Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett host PBS News special coverage of a historic first night at the 2024 Republican National Convention.

  • July 14, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    July 14, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E197 - 26m 45s

    Sunday on PBS News Weekend, we get the very latest on the fallout from the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump. Then, combating the rise of political violence and violent rhetoric in the United States. Plus, Judy Woodruff reflects on the shooting of Donald Trump at this volatile moment in American history.

  • Biden's Oval Office address on Trump’s attempted assassination: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Biden's Oval Office address on Trump’s attempted assassination

    14m 58s

    President Joe Biden will give an Oval Office address Sunday, a day after former President Donald Trump was injured in an assassination attempt during a campaign rally in Butler, Pennsylvania. Biden has condemned the attack and urged Americans to strive for unity in its aftermath, saying, “There’s no place in America for this kind of violence."

  • July 13, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    July 13, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E196 - 26m 44s

    Saturday on PBS News Weekend, from railroad tracks to drawbridges, how extreme heat is affecting the way Americans get from place to place. Then, how U.S. officials are fighting foreign propaganda on social media. Plus, an investigation uncovers abuse and mistreatment at some youth residential treatment centers.

Extras and Features

  • A look ahead at election laws as Democrats pick new nominee: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A look ahead at election laws as Democrats pick new nominee

    S2024 E204 - 5m 19s

    Democratic Party officials will now have to negotiate state election laws, just six weeks from when the first mail-in ballots go out to voters in North Carolina. For more, John Yang speaks with Rick Hasen, a professor at UCLA Law School and expert on election law.

  • Judy Woodruff on the historical context of Biden’s 2024 exit: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Judy Woodruff on the historical context of Biden’s 2024 exit

    S2024 E204 - 6m 9s

    President Biden’s decision to end his reelection bid is unprecedented in many ways, but the path from one president to another — and from one nominee to another — has not always been a straight line. Judy Woodruff joins John Yang to discuss how this moment fits into the context of American history.

  • What to know as Biden drops out of 2024 presidential race: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    What to know as Biden drops out of 2024 presidential race

    S2024 E204 - 10m 38s

    With support from Democrats eroding by the day, President Biden announced he’s dropping out of the 2024 race and endorsing Vice President Harris to be his party’s nominee. Harris later said in a statement, “My intention is to earn and win this nomination.” White House correspondent Laura Barrón-López, political correspondent Lisa Desjardins and NPR’s Domenico Montanaro join John Yang to discuss.

  • News Wrap: Secret Service scrutinized after Trump shooting: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Secret Service scrutinized after Trump shooting

    S2024 E204 - 1m 49s

    In our news wrap Sunday, the Secret Service acknowledged it had turned down requests from Trump’s detail for extra federal resources over the past two years, Israel’s military said it intercepted a missile fired by Houthi rebels in Yemen, and more than a thousand people are still without power amid stifling heat nearly two weeks after Hurricane Beryl made landfall in Texas.

  • News Wrap: Democrats continue turning up the heat on Biden: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Democrats continue turning up the heat on Biden

    S2024 E203 - 3m 1s

    In our news wrap Saturday, Biden remains in isolation with COVID while the list of Democrats calling for him to exit the race grows longer, airports and hospitals are still trying to get systems fully online after Friday’s global tech outage, Israel said it carried out airstrikes in Yemen in response to Houthi attacks, and longtime Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee died at age 74.

  • More migrants attempt risky Pacific Ocean route to the U.S.: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    More migrants attempt risky Pacific Ocean route to the U.S.

    S2024 E203 - 5m 40s

    2023 was one of the deadliest years on record for migrants crossing the southern U.S. border. Experts say tougher enforcement is pushing migrants to take more dangerous risks, like using the Pacific Ocean to try to reach San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico, resulting in a spike in drownings. Gustavo Solis of KPBS in San Diego reports.

  • The normalization of Syria’s dictator in the Middle East: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The normalization of Syria’s dictator in the Middle East

    S2024 E203 - 8m 11s

    For 14 years, the authoritarian regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has waged a bloody war against the Syrian people, killing and displacing millions. Other Arab states and the West had shunned Syria in response, making it a pariah. But now, relations with the Syrian dictator are beginning to thaw. Ali Rogin speaks with the Middle East Institute’s Charles Lister to learn more.

  • Why some conservative lawmakers want to end no-fault divorce: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Why some conservative lawmakers want to end no-fault divorce

    S2024 E203 - 6m 30s

    Right now, couples in all 50 states who want to end their marriage can get what’s called a no-fault divorce, where neither side has to prove that the other did something wrong. But some Republican lawmakers in a handful of red states want to get rid of it, saying it’s unfair to men and makes divorce “too easy.” Law professor Joanna Grossman joins John Yang to discuss.

  • Pressure mounts as more Democrats ask Biden to step aside: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Pressure mounts as more Democrats ask Biden to step aside

    S2024 E202 - 4m 55s

    The pressure is mounting on President Biden to step aside from his campaign. Ten more congressional Democrats called for Biden to exit the race, but his campaign insists he’s staying in and remains committed to staying at the top of the ticket. White House Correspondent Laura Barrón-López reports.

  • Russian 'sham trial' is appalling, WSJ publisher says: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Russian 'sham trial' is appalling, WSJ publisher says

    S2024 E202 - 5m 48s

    After a rushed, secretive trial, a Russian court convicted American journalist Evan Gershkovich in a case the U.S. dismisses as a sham. The Wall Street Journal reporter was sentenced to 16 years in a high-security penal colony. He is the first American journalist arrested by Russia on espionage charges since the Cold War. Amna Nawaz discussed more with Wall Street Journal publisher Almar Latour.

  • How a software update sparked tech disruptions worldwide: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How a software update sparked tech disruptions worldwide

    S2024 E202 - 8m 2s

    A tech outage around the globe halted flights, disrupted emergency services and created headaches for businesses. The underlying problems behind the glitch were fixed by Friday afternoon, but the ripple effects lasted throughout the day and may continue into the weekend. William Brangham discussed what went wrong and the risks with Bruce Schneier, an expert in computer security and technology.

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