February 22, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
Friday on the NewsHour, House Democrats undertake an effort to terminate President Trump’s national emergency declaration. Plus: The White House announces hundreds of troops may remain in Syria for stability, Venezuela's political crisis turns violent, a legal issue envelops the secretary of labor, Shields and Brooks analyze the week in politics and a play about growing up black and gay.
February 21, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
Thursday on the NewsHour, a new election is ordered for a contested North Carolina congressional district. Plus: “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is arrested after police say he lied about a supposed hate crime, a Coast Guard officer faces weapons and drug charges, ex-FBI official Andrew McCabe discusses his new book, a unique program connects U.S. and Mexican farmers and trade tensions with China.
February 20, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
Wednesday on the NewsHour, as Pope Francis prepares to open a historic summit on sex abuse in the Catholic Church, he faces criticism for doing too little, too late. Plus: The Supreme Court limits when states can seize personal property, where the 2020 Democratic candidates stand on health care, recovering from the California wildfires, parental custody laws and an Andy Warhol retrospective.
February 19, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
Tuesday on the NewsHour, voter fraud allegations in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District race obscure its outcome, months after Election Day. Plus: The fragile alliance between the U.S. and Europe, how 2020 Democrats are focusing on tax policy, the Catholic Church defrocks a cardinal, teachers weigh in on U.S. immigration, surviving depression and remembering fashion giant Karl Lagerfeld.
February 18, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
Monday on the NewsHour, President Trump again calls for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to resign, and we speak with Juan Guaido, whom the U.S. recognizes as interim leader. Plus: The consequences of the longest U.S. government shutdown ever, how presidents have altered the scope of executive power, Politics Monday, an Oscar soundtrack, the craze of tidying up and revisiting classical music.
February 17, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode
On this edition for Sunday, Feb. 17, ISIS spreads its footprint in West Africa, Venezuela’s humanitarian crisis deepens as aid sits across the border in Colombia, and an Oscar-nominated film delves into end-of-life care for terminally ill patients. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
February 16, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode
On this edition for Saturday, Feb. 16, Pope Francis defrocks former U.S. cardinal and archbishop Theodore McCarrick for sex abuse, the latest on violent protests in Haiti, victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting are identified, and the story of one doctor in Haiti defying the odds and saving lives. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
February 15, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump declares a national emergency to secure additional funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, an action expected to trigger legal challenges. Plus: What happens to foreign ISIS fighters after the fall of the caliphate, Pete Buttigieg on why he’d make a good president, the political analysis of Shields and Brooks and Oscar-nominated actress Regina King.