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Helen Thomas, 92, Trailblazer With Front-Row Seat to White House History
July 22, 2013 at 12:00 AM EDT
5410836329Remembering Helen ThomasKnown for her tough questioning, White House correspondent Helen Thomas fired questions at 10 U.S. presidents over the course of her career covering Washington politics. Margaret Warner talks to The Washington Post's Karen Tumulty about Thomas' legacy as a journalistic trailblazer and White House institution.2013-07-22 18:46:00disabledwb_023SXAMstrue151853Cincinnati police chief: Body cameras should be requiredThe killing of Sam DuBose in Cincinnati is not the first time the city has been rocked by an officer-involved shooting. Back in 2001, another event triggered five days of riots. Gwen Ifill speaks to Cincinnati police chief Jeffrey Blackwell about the city’s changes in policing and how the latest death has stirred up old feelings.2015-07-30 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/cincinnati-killing-320x196.jpg2365537670SDzDjzkiHuo151834States struggle with needed transportation fixesPotholes, vulnerable bridges, a lack of sidewalks -- following years of cutbacks in federal transportation funding, states are feeling the pinch. In Oregon, the NewsHour’s Cat Wise explores pressing infrastructure funding needs, like alternative forms of transportation, traffic reduction measures and preparing for a massive earthquake that many predict will hit in the state within 50 years.2015-07-30 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/infrastructure-320x196.jpg2365537648ZMvpRAvszow151816PBS NewsHour full episode July 30, 2015Thursday on the NewsHour, investigators work to determine whether debris found on the island of Reunion is from missing flight MH370. Also: Cincinnati’s police chief on the latest fatal shooting, a Free Syrian Army commander trained by the U.S., how robots threaten American jobs, a look at crumbling infrastructure, contaminated waters for Olympic athletes and performance artist Marina Abramovic.2015-07-30 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/RTX1ME0M-320x196.jpg23655376833L5eS2ERMNM
Known for her tough questioning, White House correspondent Helen Thomas fired questions at 10 U.S. presidents over the course of her career covering Washington politics. Margaret Warner talks to The Washington Post's Karen Tumulty about Thomas' legacy as a journalistic trailblazer and White House institution.
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