PBS NewsHour
PBS NewsHour

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

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52 min

September 20, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Monday on the NewsHour, thousands of migrants who overwhelmed Del Rio, Texas are now being deported, most back to a chaotic Haiti. Then, Pfizer's COVID vaccine is shown to be safe in children as young as five, offering hope to families wanting greater protection. And, as world leaders gather at the United Nations, we talk with the president of Colombia about leading in this moment of crisis. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
27 min

September 19, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

On this edition for Sunday, September 19, thousands of Haitian migrants camp out under a bridge in Texas awaiting their fate as Biden sends officials to send them back home, and in our signature segment, what if the conflict in Darfur, Sudan never ended? For these rebels, it never did--and they're still fighting. Michael Hill anchors from New Jersey. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
26 min

September 18, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

On this edition for Saturday, September 18th, we report from Washington, D.C. where supporters of the January 6 insurrectionists are rallying. Plus, how the Supreme Court has changed, one year after Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, and in our signature segment, exploring unconscious bias, and how to address it. Michael Hill anchors from New Jersey. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
53 min

September 17, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Friday on the NewsHour, we break down the latest recommendations from an FDA advisory committee on who should get the COVID-19 booster vaccine, a crowd of over 10,000 migrants awaits U.S. processing at the Texas border, David Brooks and Jonathan Capehart discuss the latest in politics, and a look at the remarkable life and career of Muhammad Ali as told by Ken Burns. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
53 min

September 16, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Thursday on the NewsHour, a new alliance between the U.S., United Kingdom and Australia to counter China's ambitions in Asia angers France, hospital administrators in sparsely vaccinated areas prepare to ration services as COVID-19 continues to overwhelm intensive care units, and the threat of cartels leaves ordinary people on both sides of the Mexico border to take the law into their own hands. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
53 min

September 15, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Wednesday on the NewsHour, tensions rise in Asia as the U.S. partners with Australia and the United Kingdom to curb Beijing's ambitions. Then, U.S. gymnasts testify before Congress about the FBI's botched investigation of sexually abusive doctor, Larry Nassar. And, the U.S. struggles to contain the flow of the high-powered opioid fentanyl across the southern border amid a raging addiction crisis. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
53 min

September 14, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Tuesday on the NewsHour, a new book details the extraordinary steps a top U.S. military leader took to keep Former President Trump from sparking a war. Then, the U.S. secretary of state faces senators to defend the Afghanistan withdrawal. California voters decide gov. Gavin Newsom's fate. And, an exclusive look inside Mexico's Sinaloa cartel and its widespread production and sale of fentanyl. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders
53 min

September 13, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

Monday on the NewsHour, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken faces congressional scrutiny over the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan. Then, a sharp rise in childrens' hospitalizations prompts pediatricians to advocate for emergency authorization of COVID vaccinations for those under 12. And, how 9/11 first responders still suffering from toxin exposure struggle to receive adequate health care. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders