PBS NewsHour
PBS NewsHour

Analysis, background reports and updates from the PBS NewsHour putting today's news in context.

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July 6, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Wednesday on the NewsHour, red flag laws are brought into question following revelations that the suspected Highland Park shooter passed multiple background checks. Then, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains defiant in the face of calls to resign. Plus, Phoenix seeks ways to offset rapidly rising temperatures that pose a major health risk to its most vulnerable residents. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
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July 5, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Tuesday on the NewsHour, police search for a motive behind the July 4 parade shooting that has shaken the community of Highland Park, Illinois. Then, the Supreme Court's ruling against the Environmental Protection Agency raises questions about whether the U.S. can effectively fight climate change. Plus, Ukrainian refugees in Europe struggle with psychological trauma caused by the Russian invasion. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
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July 4, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Monday on the NewsHour, at least six were killed and dozens wounded after a gunman targets a July Fourth parade north of Chicago. Then, high gas prices and canceled flights cause headaches for Americans getting away for the holiday weekend. Plus, we examine the rapid transformation of the Supreme Court and what this year's monumental rulings tell us about the new conservative majority. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
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July 3, 2022 - PBS News Weekend full episode

Sunday on PBS News Weekend, Russian forces make significant gains in eastern Ukraine and ramp up attacks on civilian targets. Then, nearly a year after the Taliban takeover put their lives in jeopardy, we look at the effort to help female judges escape Afghanistan. Plus, on this Fourth of July weekend, we explore how Americans see their country and identity. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
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July 2, 2022 - PBS News Weekend full episode

Saturday on PBS News Weekend, New York legislators pass stricter gun legislation following the Supreme Court ruling allowing people to carry firearms in public. Then, the options and obstacles for President Biden as he pledges to protect some access to abortion. Plus, we speak with legendary U.S. women's soccer star, Briana Scurry, about her life and groundbreaking career. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
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July 1, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Friday on the NewsHour, legal challenges to state abortion laws move forward nationwide after Roe v. Wade is overturned. Then, China's president visits Hong Kong to celebrate the anniversary of the end of British rule. Plus, David Brooks and Ruth Marcus weigh in on the Supreme Court's history-making term, the battle for abortion rights and revelations from the Jan. 6 hearings. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
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June 30, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Thursday on the NewsHour, the Supreme Court ends an enormously impactful session with critical rulings on immigration and climate change. Then, as the NATO summit comes to a close, a member state bordering Russia weighs in on plans to expand the alliance. Plus, the Biden administration announces plans to distribute more vaccines to counter a rise in monkeypox infections. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
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June 29, 2022 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Wednesday on the NewsHour, NATO leaders formally invite Finland and Sweden to join the alliance while the U.S. and other nations pledge to beef up defenses to counter Russia. Then, a former White House aide's testimony before the Jan. 6 panel may pose new legal challenges for former President Trump. Plus, a lack of adequate mental health care across the U.S. places a heavy burden on young people. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders