PBS NewsHour
PBS NewsHour

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

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54 min

September 28, 2020 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Monday on the NewsHour, The New York Times releases a blockbuster investigative report on President Trump's taxes and business dealings. Plus: Judge Amy Coney Barrett's record and how she might argue on the Supreme Court, U.S. airlines struggle to stay solvent, Politics Monday with Amy Walter and Errin Haines and anchored cruise ships become an unexpected tourist attraction in England. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
28 min

September 27, 2020 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

On this edition for Sunday, September 27, the partisan battle over the confirmation of SCOTUS nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett, polls show Georgia in dead heat, and Puerto Rico's renewed push for statehood. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
25 min

September 26, 2020 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

On this edition for Saturday, September 26, Amy Coney Barrett is President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court in our ongoing series "Roads to Election 2020," Democrats are hoping to energize their base in deep red Louisiana. Also, racial injustice in progressive rural Massachusetts. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
53 min

September 25, 2020 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Friday on the NewsHour, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes the first woman and the first Jewish American to lie in state in the Capitol. Plus: The Trump administration moves to allow development in the country's largest national forest, peace negotiations in Afghanistan, the prospect of a chaotic election, Shields and Brooks, remembering COVID-19 victims and music to bridge our cultural divide. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
54 min

September 24, 2020 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Thursday on the NewsHour, President Trump stirs controversy by refusing to commit to accepting an election defeat and peaceful transition of power. Plus: New protests in Louisville over the Breonna Taylor case, what we know about mail-in voting, Trump's health care record, nomadic American workers, Voice of America and freedom of the press and the continuing fight against breast cancer. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
53 min

September 23, 2020 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Wednesday on the NewsHour, one Louisville police officer is charged on a lesser count in the Breonna Taylor shooting case, prompting public outrage. Plus: Colleagues remember Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sen. Dick Durbin on the Supreme Court nomination battle, a conversation with H.R. McMaster, what midwestern voters are thinking about key issues and Ginsburg's evolution into a cultural icon. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
54 min

September 22, 2020 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Tuesday on the NewsHour, the Senate GOP appears to have the votes needed to hold confirmation hearings for President Trump's forthcoming Supreme Court choice. Plus: Sen. John Barrasso on the political battle over the Supreme Court, a virtual United Nations, scientific insights into coronavirus transmission, how one Maine college is tackling COVID-19 on campus and services for mental health crises. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
54 min

September 21, 2020 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Monday on the NewsHour, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death creates an opening on the U.S. Supreme Court just weeks before the election. Plus: The political response to Ginsburg's death, can President Trump and the Senate GOP rush a nomination, 200,000 COVID-19 fatalities in the U.S., people we have lost to the pandemic, U.S. sanctions on Iran and Politics Monday with Amy Walter and Tamara Keith. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders