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February 20, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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February 20, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Episodes

  • February 19, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 19, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

    S2024 E51 - 57m 46s

    Monday on the NewsHour, Alexei Navalny's widow accuses the Kremlin of covering up her husband's death and vows to continue his fight for a free Russia. Then, Poland's foreign minister discusses the war in Ukraine and the impact Congress is having by withholding U.S. support. Plus, the conservative group behind claims of illegal ballot stuffing in Georgia's 2020 election admits it has no evidence.

  • February 18, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 18, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E50 - 26m 44s

    Sunday on PBS News Weekend, we look at why eating disorders are affecting more and more adolescent boys. Then, what the Biden administration is doing to tackle hidden fees that are hitting low-income families the hardest. Plus, the often misunderstood legacy of the Black Panther Party and its influence on today’s struggle for civil rights.

  • February 17, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 17, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E49 - 26m 45s

    Saturday on PBS News Weekend, Egypt’s foreign minister discusses the effect Israel’s war in Gaza is having on its neighbors and hopes for a cease-fire. Then, from France to India, why farmers around the world are protesting against climate change policies, red tape and crop prices. Plus, how increasingly frequent space launches are affecting the Earth’s atmosphere.

  • February 15, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 15, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

    S2024 E47 - 57m 46s

    Thursday on the NewsHour, Kansas City reels after a deadly shooting at its Super Bowl celebration parade. A New York judge denies former President Trump's request to delay a criminal case that stems from hush money paid to an adult film star. Plus, shelling and air strikes between Israel and Hezbollah escalate, endangering civilians living near the border with Lebanon.

  • February 11, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 11, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E43 - 26m 45s

    Sunday on PBS News Weekend, as the gambling capital of the world prepares to host the 2024 Super Bowl, we look at the growing ties between pro sports and sports betting companies. Then, what’s behind a nationwide surge in syphilis cases and what can be done to reverse the trend. Plus, writer and filmmaker Curtis Chin reflects on what he learned growing up in his family’s Chinese restaurant.

  • February 10, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 10, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E42 - 26m 45s

    Saturday on PBS News Weekend, we examine the role that social media and tech companies are playing in the 2024 elections. Then, what a wave of German protests against the rise of the far-right means for the nation and its politics. Plus, how people in the disability community are navigating relationships and finding love.

Extras and Features

  • News Wrap: Biden to impose new sanctions after Navalny death: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Biden to impose new sanctions after Navalny death

    S2024 E52 - 4m 59s

    In our news wrap Tuesday, President Biden says the U.S. will impose major new sanctions on Russia after Alexei Navalny's death, the U.S. vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution calling for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza, two men are charged with murder for Super Bowl parade shootings in Kansas City, and a Moscow court refused to release Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich.

  • Haley vows to stay in 2024 race as Biden prepares for Trump: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Haley vows to stay in 2024 race as Biden prepares for Trump

    S2024 E52 - 5m 35s

    Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday vowed to stay in the Republican primary, even if she loses Saturday’s vote in her home state of South Carolina. Haley’s decision comes despite not winning a single primary race so far and as President Biden’s campaign prepares for an expected rematch with former President Trump. Lisa Desjardins joins William Brangham to discuss the 2024 race.

  • Exhibit chronicles rich history of independent Black cinema: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Exhibit chronicles rich history of independent Black cinema

    S2024 E52 - 6m 43s

    Film buffs will frequently cite "Citizen Kane" or "Gone with the Wind" as early classics. But a new exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts seeks to showcase lesser-known Black filmmakers and actors who have a rich history of their own. Jeffrey Brown has the story for our arts and culture series, "CANVAS."

  • Julian Assange tries to avoid extradition to the U.S.: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Julian Assange tries to avoid extradition to the U.S.

    S2024 E52 - 12m 28s

    A two-day hearing in a London court room began Tuesday over the fate of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. At stake is whether he'll be extradited to the U.S. on espionage charges. Carrie DeCell, a senior staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute, and Jamil Jaffer, a former senior counsel for the House Intelligence Committee, join William Brangham to discuss.

  • Low demand for commercial office space fuels economic fears: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Low demand for commercial office space fuels economic fears

    S2024 E52 - 8m 10s

    Federal regulators in recent weeks have signaled concerns about commercial real estate, a financial sector that could spell economic trouble. A combination of decreased demand for office space and high interest rates have put pressure on lease holders and smaller banks in particular. Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports from San Francisco.

  • Taiwan's top diplomat in the U.S. on tensions with China: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Taiwan's top diplomat in the U.S. on tensions with China

    S2024 E52 - 8m 19s

    Tensions in the Taiwan Strait increased this week following incidents near an island involving the Chinese and Taiwanese coast guards. It's happening at a sensitive moment, in between Taiwan's recent election and the upcoming inauguration of its new president. Nick Schifrin speaks to Taiwan’s new representative to the U.S., Alexander Tah-ray Yui, for his first broadcast interview.

  • A Minnesota shooting and the U.S. domestic violence problem: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Minnesota shooting and the U.S. domestic violence problem

    S2024 E52 - 6m 25s

    A shooting outside of Minneapolis over the weekend is putting the spotlight once again on domestic violence. Two police officers and a paramedic responding to a domestic-abuse call were killed. Rachel Louise Snyder, who covers domestic violence and is author of the memoir, “Women We Buried, Women We Burned,” joins William Brangham to discuss how the incident fits into a broader national picture.

  • Paul Giamatti on his Oscar-nominated role in 'The Holdovers': asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Paul Giamatti on his Oscar-nominated role in 'The Holdovers'

    S2024 E51 - 7m 20s

    In whatever he appears in, Paul Giamatti makes an impression, whether that's in films or television, or as lead or character actor. Last month he won a Golden Globe Award for his performance in the film, “The Holdovers," a role that has also brought him his first best actor Oscar nomination. He recently spoke with Jeffrey Brown for our arts and culture series, "CANVAS."

  • News Wrap: Russia cements key battlefield win in Ukraine: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Russia cements key battlefield win in Ukraine

    S2024 E51 - 4m 38s

    In our news wrap Monday, Moscow says its forces cleared Ukrainian defenders from a battered Donetsk city, 26 EU members called for an immediate humanitarian pause in Gaza as the death toll passes 29,000, the UN's top court kicked off a hearing into Israel's 57-year occupation amid apartheid accusations, Houthi fighters in Yemen conduct new attacks and California endures more winter storms.

  • Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on South Carolina's primary: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on South Carolina's primary

    S2024 E51 - 10m 21s

    NPR’s Tamara Keith and Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report with Amy Walter join William Brangham to discuss the latest political news, including how the presidential primary season may effectively come to a close this week after voters in South Carolina finish casting their votes, former president Trump’s legal troubles mount and the Capitol Hill debate on funding Ukraine’s defense carries on.

  • How 2020 election denialism became a litmus test for the GOP: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How 2020 election denialism became a litmus test for the GOP

    S2024 E51 - 7m 18s

    True the Vote, a group that spread false allegations about the 2020 election, recently admitted to a judge – reported first by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution – that it has no evidence to back its claims. Yet these conspiracies are still repeated by former President Trump. Laura Barrón-López reports on the larger web of 2020 election denialism and how it became a litmus test for the GOP.

  • Poland's foreign minister on concerns US will abandon allies: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Poland's foreign minister on concerns US will abandon allies

    S2024 E51 - 7m 50s

    Along the eastern flank of NATO nations sit several former Soviet satellite states, with long and bitter memories of Russian dominance. They are among the strongest supporters of Ukraine's fight against a Russia's invasion and warn that more must be done to defeat Putin's army. During the Munich Security Conference, Nick Schifrin sat down with Radek Sikorski, Poland's foreign minister, to discuss.

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