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Helen Thomas, 92, Trailblazer With Front-Row Seat to White House History
July 22, 2013 at 12:00 AM EST
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_023SXAMstrue121666PBS NewsHour full episode Nov. 25, 2014Tuesday on the NewsHour, what’s next for Ferguson after the grand jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson for the death of Michael Brown. Also: the FDA’s new mandatory calorie counts, scientists looking for photographic evidence of a black hole, chasing fortune, truth and ambition in the new China and a city that was once synonymous with violence turns a corner.2014-11-25 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/fullshowimage_ferguson-320x196.jpg2365377387dtNJSfMpz4o121643What’s next for the city of Ferguson?Just a day after the grand jury announced not to indict police officer Darren Wilson, the city of Ferguson remains tense. Gwen Ifill speaks with Christina Swarns, Litigation Director for the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund and Susan McGraw of St. Louis University, on the grand jury’s role in the legal system and what’s next for the city of Ferguson.2014-11-25 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/RTR4FFBM-320x196.jpg2365377337ltFGN0c7ReI121640Ferguson reeling from the effects of grand jury decisionThe decision that Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson would not be charged by a grand jury for the shooting of unarmed black teen Michael Brown sparked riots and protests in Ferguson and major cities last night. Gwen Ifill reports on the reactions by protesters and law enforcement after the decision was announced.2014-11-25 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/459554470-320x196.jpg2365377354D35mnD6Bq3k
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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