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January 25, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

57m 46s

January 25, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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  • Did Biden deliver on immigration promises?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Did Biden deliver on immigration promises?

    S2022 - 5m 57s

    One year into President Joe Biden’s tenure, we take a look at the status of some of his key campaign promises surrounding immigration. President Biden came into office promising to undo the aggressive policies of the previous administration, and usher in a more humane approach. Amna Nawaz lays out how he’s doing on that front.

  • Many Californians still 'trapped' years after PG&E wildfires: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Many Californians still 'trapped' years after PG&E wildfires

    S2022 - 8m 50s

    As the impact of climate change grows, so does the risk of ever larger and more frequent wildfires. No state knows that better than California. But the Golden State is also grappling with the role of one of the country's largest utilities in the matter, and whether the company will do what's needed to prevent or stop fires. Stephanie Sy explores.

  • How the Capitol attack unfolded: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How the Capitol attack unfolded

    S2022 - 8m 40s

    Congress is still investigating the origins and planning behind last year's insurrection on Jan. 6 — the most violent assault on the United States Capitol since the British attack during the war of 1812. Amna Nawaz takes a look back at the historic and deadly events of that day.

  • Democrats search for pathway to voting right legislation: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Democrats search for pathway to voting right legislation

    S2022 - 5m 42s

    On Capitol Hill, Democrats are looking for ways to move voting rights forward as Senate Republicans pushed back after President Biden denounced them for stalling legislation. Lisa Desjardins joins Judy Woodruff to discuss where legislation stands and what options lie ahead.

  • The latest on Tonga after volcanic eruption, tsunami: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The latest on Tonga after volcanic eruption, tsunami

    S2022 - 1m 57s

    Australia and New Zealand sent out surveillance flights to Tonga Monday, in the wake of an enormous undersea volcano eruption on Saturday. Communication with the South Pacific island chain remains largely cut off, but there is word of significant damage. Nick Schifrin reports.

  • WOC in Mississippi demand state-level pay protections: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    WOC in Mississippi demand state-level pay protections

    S2022 - 5m 40s

    Mississippi is the only state in the nation without a law requiring equal pay for women—but that could be about to change. Ivette Feliciano sits down with Cassandra Welchlin, Executive Director of the Mississippi Black Women’s Roundtable, to discuss her team’s push for equal-pay legislation, and the current status of Mississippi’s equal pay bill.

  • Texans explain what inspired neighbors to storm the Capitol: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Texans explain what inspired neighbors to storm the Capitol

    S2022 - 9m 54s

    This week marks one year since the insurrection at the United States Capitol on Jan. 6. William Brangham reports from one part of the country that produced an outsized number of people charged in the capitol riots, and heard from others in that community who are still trying to understand the forces that propelled their neighbors to the siege.

  • NASA’s new Webb space telescope opens its golden ‘eye’: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    NASA’s new Webb space telescope opens its golden ‘eye’

    S2022 - 5m 59s

    The world’s most powerful telescope unfurled its final mirror today as it sped away to its final destination one million miles from earth. NASA completed the final step of the Webb telescope’s difficult two-week initiation process Saturday, unfolding the final 21-foot piece: its ‘golden eye.’ NPR science correspondent Joe Palca joins to explain more about the telescope's design and purpose.

  • Russian military escalation looms amid diplomatic divide: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Russian military escalation looms amid diplomatic divide

    S2022 - 5m 49s

    A week of diplomacy in Europe concluded Thursday, with the U.S. and European countries meeting with Russia over its massive military deployment on the borders of Ukraine. But the talks did not end well. Nick Schifrin reports on where the standoff may head moving forward.

  • News Wrap: Justices Sotomayor, Gorsuch deny rift over masks: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    News Wrap: Justices Sotomayor, Gorsuch deny rift over masks

    S2022 - 6m 2s

    In our news wrap Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Neil Gorsuch deny a reported rift over mask wearing. In Afghanistan, the Taliban urged foreign governments to recognize their regime and loosen aid restrictions. New information from Tonga confirms severe damage on several islands after Saturday's volcano eruption. Interest jitters sent major stock indexes down.

  • What's behind the current stock market volatility?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    What's behind the current stock market volatility?

    S2022 - 7m 2s

    At one point Monday, the Dow Jones was down more than a thousand points and the S&P 500, which is a wider gauge of the stock market, fell into correction territory — a drop of 10 percent from its previous high. All of the major indexes finished on a positive note, but are down since the start of the year. Amna Nawaz discusses with economist Dana Peterson of the think tank The Conference Board.

  • How the Theranos case could affect startup entrepreneurs: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    How the Theranos case could affect startup entrepreneurs

    S2022 - 5m 55s

    Elizabeth Holmes, founder of the blood testing company Theranos and a one-time darling of Silicon Valley, has been convicted of fraud. The verdict came down Monday night in the closely watched case and trial that rippled beyond the tech world. Stephanie Sy gets an assessment of the verdict.

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