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February 27, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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February 27, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Episodes

  • February 26, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 26, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

    S2024 E58 - 57m 46s

    Monday on the NewsHour, the latest on hostage negotiations and Israel's plan to evacuate Palestinian civilians before full-scale operations to eliminate Hamas in Rafah get underway. The Supreme Court hears arguments on whether social media platforms have First Amendment free speech rights. Plus, trials show a new asthma drug reduces dangerous reactions for those with severe food allergies.

  • February 25, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 25, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E57 - 24m 9s

    Sunday on PBS News Weekend, we look at the state of health care for children of low-income families in Florida, and what a federal lawsuit could mean there and the rest of the country. Then, how vaccine hesitancy and misinformation are playing into rising rates of measles and COVID. Plus, the story of a Black midwife who served the community where she had been enslaved.

  • February 24, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 24, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode

    S2024 E56 - 24m 9s

    Saturday on PBS News Weekend, it’s primary day for Republicans in South Carolina — how will the results affect Nikki Haley’s fight for the presidential nomination? Then, as Ukraine marks the second anniversary of the war with Russia, we look at the effect of the conflict on its people and what lies ahead. Plus, the growing problem and health consequences of social disconnection and loneliness.

  • February 22, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    February 22, 2024 - PBS NewsHour full episode

    S2024 E54 - 57m 46s

    Thursday on the NewsHour, continued Israeli airstrikes flatten parts of Rafah as negotiators make progress for a cease-fire in Gaza. The fight over spending on Capitol Hill intensifies, pushing the country ever closer to a government shutdown. Plus, the state of the war in Ukraine nearly two years into Russia's invasion.

  • 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.

Extras and Features

  • Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on politics of Israel support: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on politics of Israel support

    S2024 E58 - 9m 29s

    NPR’s Tamara Keith and Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report with Amy Walter join Geoff Bennett to discuss the latest political news, including a potential protest vote against President Biden in Michigan, Donald Trump's primary win in South Carolina and Nikki Haley's status in the GOP race.

  • News Wrap: Trump appeals $454 million judgment in fraud case: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Trump appeals $454 million judgment in fraud case

    S2024 E58 - 3m 56s

    In our news wrap Monday, Donald Trump appealed the $454 million judgment in his New York civil fraud case, Ukrainian troops retreated again in the east as Russian forces pushed forward, Alexei Navalny supporters may try to hold a farewell event in Moscow this week and Sweden cleared the final hurdle to NATO membership as Hungary's parliament voted to ratify its bid.

  • News Wrap: Trump wins GOP primary in South Carolina: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Trump wins GOP primary in South Carolina

    S2024 E57 - 2m 42s

    In our news wrap Sunday, Trump scored a decisive victory in South Carolina’s Republican primary while Haley told supporters she is not giving up despite losing in her home state, there are signs of slow progress toward a new cease-fire deal between Israel and Hamas, and a man set himself on fire outside the Israeli embassy in Washington, D.C.

  • The story of Granny Hayden, a Black midwife and former slave: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The story of Granny Hayden, a Black midwife and former slave

    S2024 E57 - 3m 5s

    Mary Stepp Burnette Hayden was born into slavery on a plantation in Black Mountain, North Carolina. She remained there after being freed in 1865, going on to become a midwife. In this animated feature from our partners at StoryCorps, Hayden’s granddaughter Mary Othella Burnette tells her great-granddaughter, Debora Hamilton Palmer, about their family matriarch.

  • What a federal lawsuit means for kids health care in Florida: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    What a federal lawsuit means for kids health care in Florida

    S2024 E57 - 8m 20s

    The end of pandemic-era protections has meant the end of Medicaid coverage for more than 17 million low-income Americans so far. Now, Florida is considering other changes to how it provides health insurance to children from low- to moderate-income families, expanding access for some and limiting it for others. KFF Health News correspondent Daniel Chang joins Ali Rogin to discuss what’s happening.

  • A look at what might be the brightest object in the universe: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A look at what might be the brightest object in the universe

    S2024 E57 - 1m 9s

    According to a paper published this past week in the journal Nature Astronomy, scientists found what could be the brightest known object in the universe: a quasar produced by a massive and voracious black hole. It’s estimated to be emitting light that’s 500 trillion times more intense than Earth’s sun. John Yang has more.

  • How vaccine hesitancy is playing into rising measles rates: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How vaccine hesitancy is playing into rising measles rates

    S2024 E57 - 5m 17s

    Vaccines have been proven to be an effective weapon against many diseases. Measles, for instance, was declared eliminated from the U.S. in 2000, and more recently, vaccines helped curb the spread of COVID. But both of those diseases are on the rise in 2024. PBS NewsHour digital health reporter Laura Santhanam joins John Yang to discuss why cases are climbing.

  • What lies ahead for Ukraine, 2 years since Russia’s invasion: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    What lies ahead for Ukraine, 2 years since Russia’s invasion

    S2024 E56 - 7m 3s

    Two years ago today, Russia launched its full-scale invasion of Ukraine. Every day since then, an average of 42 Ukrainian civilians have been killed and wounded. More than 14 million people are in need of humanitarian aid and about 4 million have been displaced within Ukraine, with more than 6 million living as refugees around the world. Nick Schifrin joins John Yang to discuss his reporting.

  • News Wrap: In Russia, Navalny’s body returned to his mother: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: In Russia, Navalny’s body returned to his mother

    S2024 E56 - 2m 43s

    In our news wrap Saturday, South Carolina is holding its GOP presidential primary, Western leaders visited Kyiv as Ukraine’s war with Russia entered its third year, a Navalny aide said the late Russian opposition leader’s body has been handed over to his mother, a South Carolina man was convicted in the first federal gender identity-based hate crime trial, and farmers continued protests in France.

  • The growing health crisis of loneliness in America: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The growing health crisis of loneliness in America

    S2024 E56 - 6m 11s

    According to the American Psychiatric Association’s latest monthly poll, 1 in 3 Americans said they felt lonely at least once a week over the past year, with younger people more likely to report these feelings than other age groups. Edward Garcia, head of the nonprofit Coalition to End Social Isolation and Loneliness, joins Ali Rogin to discuss the cause and how communities can work to combat it.

  • How South Carolina may affect Haley’s fight for nomination: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How South Carolina may affect Haley’s fight for nomination

    S2024 E56 - 4m 26s

    Saturday’s South Carolina primary is a crucial test for former two-term Gov. Nikki Haley’s effort to puncture former President Donald Trump’s air of inevitability. Trump has big leads over Haley in both polling averages and the number of delegates already allocated. South Carolina Public Radio’s Thelisha Eaddy joins John Yang from Haley’s election night headquarters in Charleston to discuss.

  • State Dept. official: If Putin wins, tyrants will get hungry: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    State Dept. official: If Putin wins, tyrants will get hungry

    S2024 E55 - 7m 54s

    The Biden administration unveiled a new set of sanctions against Russia to punish it further for the full-scale invasion of Ukraine that it started two years ago. The sanctions are also meant to target Russia for the death of anti-corruption activist and politician Alexei Navalny. Geoff Bennett spoke with U.S. Undersecretary for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland about the state of the war.

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