PBS NewsHour

Follow
PBS Premiered Oct 01, 2007 In Season

USER EDITOR

No Editor

User Score: 0

FILTER BY TYPE
  • All (1740)
  • Full Episodes (1)
  • Clips (1540)
  • Other (199)
FILTER BY SOURCE
FILTER BY DEVICE
FILTER BY SEASON
  • All (1740)
  • Clips (1549)
  • 2017 (0)
  • 2012 (0)
  • 2011 (6)
  • 2010 (0)
  • 2009 (0)
  • 2008 (0)
  • 2007 (0)
  • Specials (104)
  • Season 30 (0)
  • Season 29 (0)
  • Season 27 (0)
  • Season 1 (0)
  • Season 1 (0)
  • Season 1 (81)
more
less
  • Republicans need a positive agenda

    Clip

    10/21/13

    Former Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott, R-Miss., believes that the tactics used by the Republicans during the shutdown were "not wise." Lott joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the future of the GOP, the importance of getting work done and what issues could help reunite the party, including spending, farming and energy policies.moreless
  • Monday, October 21, 2013

    Clip

    10/21/13

    On our program tonight, we examine how the troubled rollout of the new government health care website may affect the larger implementation of the law. Also: New Jersey joins other states allowing gay marriage, Detroit fights to come back from bankruptcy, JP Morgan nears a settlement on the 2008 financial crisis, reflections on the future of the GOP and smog shuts down a major city in China.moreless
  • President Obama addresses glitches with Healthcare.gov

    Clip

    10/21/13

    President Barack Obama addressed the glitches with the online health insurance marketplace on Monday, fresh off a weeks-long battle over government funding and raising the debt limit that saw congressional Republicans make repeated runs at defunding or delaying his signature domestic achievement, the Affordable Care Act.moreless
  • Poet Stanley Plumly reads poem from his collection 'Orphan Hours'

    Clip

    10/21/13

    Poet and professor Stanley Plumly reads "The Jay," a poem from his latest collection, "Orphan Hours: Poems."
  • Sunday, October 20, 2013

    Clip

    10/20/13

    We report from Hawaii, where a battle has erupted in Kauai between residents concerned about public health and large companies developing genetically modified seeds. Analysis of the JP Morgan penalty and Mark Twain is back.moreless
  • The Pope reaches out to the Jewish Community

    Clip

    10/19/13

    Pope Francis made several overtures to the Jewish community this week, sending an email to the son of two Holocaust survivors to laud him on a lecture discussing faith and the Holocaust, and refusing to grant a former Nazi war criminal a funeral mass. Kim Lawton from PBS's Religion and Ethics Weekly talked to Hari Sreenivasan about the improving relationship between the Catholic church and the Jewish community.moreless
  • Full Episode | Saturday, October 19, 2013

    Clip

    10/19/13

    On this edition, are both sides of the Syrian conflict headed to the table? The Pope reaches out to the Jewish community. And, in our signature segment, while United States immigration policy makes it difficult for immigrant entrepreneurs to get visas to set up shop in the United States, Chile is welcoming them with open arms.moreless
  • President Obama taps Jeh Johnson to head Homeland Security

    Clip

    10/18/13

    President Barack Obama nominated Jeh Johnson to lead the Department of Homeland Security Friday afternoon.
  • Jonathan Lethem reads an excerpt from 'Dissident Gardens'

    Clip

    10/18/13

    Jonathan Lethem reads an excerpt from his new novel, 'Dissident Gardens.'
  • Jonathan Lethem on American Communism in 'Dissident Gardens'

    Clip

    10/18/13

    Jeffrey Brown talks to author Jonathan Lethem about his look at American Communists in his new novel, 'Dissident Gardens.'
  • Shields and Brooks on who will come out ahead after the shutdown 'cease-fire'

    Clip

    10/18/13

    Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week's top political news, including outcomes of the shutdown fight for the Republican party and the president, the outlook for the online insurance exchanges, plus remembrances of former House Speaker Tom Foley.moreless
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013

    Clip

    10/18/13

    On our program tonight, Washington and the nation's federal employees got back to work after a 16-day shutdown. We take a look at the deal struck in Congress and what the impact has been for the government and the economy. Also: Senator-elect Cory Booker on his priorities and political cynicism, smart guns that recognize an owner's touch and new privacy settings for teens on Facebook.moreless
  • Entrepreneurs very welcome

    Clip

    10/18/13

    While United States immigration policy makes it difficult for immigrant entrepreneurs to get visas to set up shop in the United States, Chile is welcoming them with open arms. Through an initiative called Start-Up Chile, the country is aiming to be the high-tech hub of South America.moreless
  • Looking back at Tom Foley's time as House speaker

    Clip

    10/18/13

    Tom Foley, former speaker of the House and long-time Democratic congressman, has died at the age of 84. Congressional correspondent Kwame Holman digs into the NewsHour archives to review highlights from Foley's career and the legacy he left on the House of Representatives.moreless
  • Saudi Arabia rebukes UN Security Council

    Clip

    10/18/13

    In our news wrap Friday, Saudi Arabia accused the UN Security Council of failing to resolve conflicts like the civil war in Syria, and appeared to reject its newly acquired seat on the body. Also, one of the gunmen in the Nairobi mall attack has been identified as a Norwegian citizen originally from Somalia.moreless
  • Glitches persist for online insurance exchange shoppers

    Clip

    10/18/13

    Beset with glitches and registration problems, the launch of the online insurance exchanges at the start of October were rockier than expected. For an update on the status of the site and user experiences, Ray Suarez talks to Sarah Kliff of The Washington Post and Louise Radnofsky of The Wall Street Journal.moreless
  • Unearthed skull revises understanding of human evolution

    Clip

    10/18/13

    Research based on a 1.8 million-year-old skull shows that human evolution may have followed a straighter line than scientists previously thought. The skull, unearthed in the former Soviet republic of Georgia, is the most complete ever found of a human ancestor and marks the earliest evidence of human ancestors leaving Africa.moreless
  • Ancient skull discovery offers researchers a view into past

    Clip

    10/18/13

    The discovery of a 1.8 million-year-old skull at Dmanisi in Georgia has revolutionized scientists' idea of human evolution. Paleoanthropologist Donald Johanson of the Institute of Human Origins at Arizona State University joins Jeffrey Brown to discuss what these ancient remains teach us about our ancestors and origins.moreless
  • Jeh Johnson tapped for Homeland Security

    Clip

    10/18/13

    President Obama nominated former Pentagon lawyer Jeh Johnson to be the next secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, tapped to succeed Janet Napolitano. Judy Woodruff takes a closer look at Johnson's career and challenges he could face with Daniel Klaidman of The Daily Beast and Charlie Savage of The New York Times.moreless
  • Sens. Reid, McConnell both 'optimistic' on shutdown deal

    Clip

    10/17/13

    Both Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., expressed optimism that a deal on the shutdown would be reached by the end of the week. However, it remained unclear how House Republicans would receive any Senate resolution. Congressional correspondent Kwame Holman reports.moreless
  • Haunting 'what-if' in novel on the JFK assassination

    Clip

    10/17/13

    What if the glass bubble top on the car in which President John F. Kennedy was riding in Dallas had not been removed by a Secret Service agent? The NewsHour's own Jim Lehrer explores that idea in "Top Down: A Novel of the Kennedy Assassination." Jim joins Judy Woodruff to discuss his personal experience that inspired the book.moreless
  • Model school trains teachers in ABCs of reading instruction

    Clip

    10/17/13

    Learning to read is the essential foundation of elementary education, but it's also very complex and many students in America are falling behind. John Tulenko of Learning Matters reports on one model school that has re-trained teachers in hands-on skills and strategies and has dramatically improved proficiency scores.moreless
  • Afghan war hero awarded Medal of Honor for brave actions

    Clip

    10/17/13

    President Obama awarded former Army Captain William Swenson the Medal of Honor for his brave actions to aid his fellow soldiers when his unit was ambushed by the Taliban in Afghanistan. For insight on the controversy surrounding Swenson's nomination, Ray Suarez speaks with David Nakamora of The Washington Post.moreless
  • 'The American people are completely fed up with Washington'

    Clip

    10/17/13

    President Barack Obama spoke Thursday,Oct.17 after the federal government reopened.
  • Impacted U.S. communities pay price of shutdown

    Clip

    10/17/13

    From local economies dependent on defense spending to tourist hot spots reeling from closures, communities across the nation are feeling the pinch of the government shutdown. Judy Woodruff gets perspective from Cathy Lewis of WHRV in Hampton Roads, Va., Karen Kasler of Ohio Public Radio and Scott Shafer of KQED in San Francisco.moreless
  • Economic consequences for US 'artificially imposed crises'?

    Clip

    10/17/13

    As lawmakers show signs of progress towards a deal to end the shutdown and raise the debt ceiling, how are global markets responding? Ray Suarez gets analysis from Zanny Minton Beddoes of The Economist on the effects that repeated political standoffs over may have on U.S. financial credibility.moreless
  • What might both parties give up to 'escape' shutdown impasse

    Clip

    10/17/13

    Senate leaders showed hope that they might be headed towards an end to the government shutdown, while House remains uneasy about the path forward. Robert Costa of the National Review joins Gwen Ifill to discuss why a short-term deal may be necessary and what concessions both sides may make to resolve the damaging impasse.moreless
  • Tuesday, October 15, 2013

    Clip

    10/17/13

    On the program tonight, House Republicans try to derail a Senate plan to reopen the government. Also: The issue of affirmative action at public universities returns to the Supreme Court, we take a closer look at how bond markets are anticipating a possible default, new training for educators who teach reading, an Afghan war vet receives the Medal of Honor and Jim Lehrer discusses his new novel.moreless
  • Prohibiting affirmative action violates equal protection?

    Clip

    10/17/13

    The Supreme Court heard arguments on whether Michigan voters can pass a law that prohibits racial preference in college admissions. Gwen Ifill gets background from Marcia Coyle of the National Law Journal, plus views from Lee Bollinger of Columbia University and Joshua Thompson, an attorney with the Pacific Legal Foundation.moreless
  • Bond market braces for U.S. debt ceiling deadline

    Clip

    10/17/13

    If lawmakers fail to avert a debt default, there could be a devastating impact on the national economy: mortgages soaring, consumers unable to borrow, the government forced to pay more to borrow more, plunging us deeper into debt. Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports on how the bond market is anticipating the situation.moreless
  • Load More
Today
8:00pm
NEW
AFNNWS
Thursday
No results found.
Friday
No results found.