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February 20, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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February 20, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Episodes

  • February 8, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 8, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

    S2024 E40 - 57m 46s

    Thursday on the NewsHour, Supreme Court justices appear to side with Donald Trump over Colorado's attempt to remove him from the state's primary ballot. The Justice Department says President Biden willfully withheld classified documents but it will not seek charges. Plus, a new report details the destruction of the Ukrainian city of Mariupol and accuses Russian forces of war crimes.

  • February 4, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 4, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E36 - 26m 44s

    Sunday on PBS News Weekend, the U.S. promises further retaliation for the killing of American troops in Jordan. How upcoming elections in Pakistan and other South Asian countries are testing democracy in the region. After the release of the Epstein files, we examine the challenges in policing sex trafficking. Plus, a new category at the Grammy Awards highlights the global appeal of African music.

  • February 3, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 3, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E35 - 26m 45s

    Saturday on PBS News Weekend, the latest developments as the U.S. launches retaliatory strikes against Iran-backed militias in the Middle East. Then, after deepfake explicit images of Taylor Swift surfaced on social media, pressure grows on Congress to take action. Plus, as coral reefs around the world disappear, conservationists take drastic measures to preserve what remains.

  • February 2, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 2, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

    S2024 E34 - 57m 46s

    Friday on the NewsHour, the United States strikes Iranian-backed militias in Iraq and Syria in retaliation for a deadly attack on American troops. A stronger than expected jobs report shows the resiliency of the economy but raises concerns that the Fed might not lower interest rates soon. Plus, Rep. Clyburn discusses President Biden's support among Black voters ahead of the South Carolina primary.

  • February 1, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 1, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

    S2024 E33 - 57m 46s

    Thursday on the NewsHour, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin holds his first press conference since his cancer treatment and the killing of American troops in Jordan. A look at swatting, the phenomenon of targeting someone's home by calling in fake reports that trigger a police response. Plus, a former Russian politician is forced to flee after publicly denouncing the war in Ukraine.

  • January 28, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    January 28, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E29 - 26m 44s

    Sunday on PBS News Weekend, Uganda awaits a constitutional court ruling on an anti-homosexuality law that threatens fines, life imprisonment and even death. A doctor discusses her memoir that intertwines historical health care inequities and her own family history. Plus, how communities in Montana are working to preserve one of the last remaining intact prairies on the planet.

Extras and Features

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • A Brief But Spectacular take on building trust in school: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Brief But Spectacular take on building trust in school

    S2024 E51 - 5m 47s

    Valor Collegiate Academy in Nashville encourages students to share what's going on in their lives and to accept support, creating what they call a community of care. We hear from high school teacher Natalie Nikitas and Valor students as they give their Brief But Spectacular take on building trust at school.

  • Navalny's widow vows to continue his fight for a free Russia: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Navalny's widow vows to continue his fight for a free Russia

    S2024 E51 - 9m 8s

    Alexei Navalny's death Friday in a Russian Arctic prison continues reverberating around the globe. World leaders, including President Biden, spoke Monday of stepped-up sanctions against Russia as Navalny's widow picked up his fight against Vladimir Putin. Andrei Soldatov, an investigative journalist and Center for European Policy Analysis senior fellow, joins William Brangham to discuss.

  • 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.

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