Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode April 11, 2017

Tuesday on the NewsHour, the U.S. warns Russia about backing the Assad regime in the wake of chemical weapons attacks. Also: What happens to undocumented immigrants after deportation, new prostate cancer screening recommendations, how ticket rules led to a United Airlines confrontation, a generation torn out of school in Syria, the disease killing bats and making art out of breaking news.

Segments from Tuesday, April 11, 2017

  • How artists have wrestled with nonstop news
    An exhibit at the Getty Museum in Los Angeles takes an artistic route when it comes to covering the news. “Breaking News” takes audiences to a time back before the Internet, often featuring artists who sought political as well as aesthetic expression. Jeffrey Brown reports.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 282
  • How war and years of lost education have devastated Syrian children -- and what can be done to help
    More than a third of schools in Syria have closed since the war began six years ago; a recent report found more than 1.7 million children and youth are not attending classes. David Miliband of the International Rescue Committee joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the devastating effects of trauma and the long-term consequences of a generation of children missing out on quality education.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 479
  • Deadly epidemic spurs research into the lives of bats
    White Nose syndrome is one of the deadliest wildlife diseases in modern times, killing bats by the millions. By waking up the animals more often during hibernation, the illness depletes their fat reserves, causing starvation and death. Now the discovery of infected bats on the West Coast has jumpstarted research around the Northwest. Special correspondent Michael Werner from EarthFix reports.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 347
  • How did United Airlines’ startling passenger confrontation happen?
    The forced removal of a passenger from a United Airlines flight Sunday has caused an international uproar. Video posted via social media showed passenger Dr. David Dao being dragged from his seat by officers. How could this have happened? Ben Mutzabaugh of USA Today joins Jeffrey Brown to discuss what airlines are allowed to do and what United could have done differently.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 383
  • Why this prostate cancer screening guideline just got reversed
    Five years ago, men aged 55 and over were advised not to undergo the common test for prostate cancer. Now those guidelines have changed, and men 55 to 69 are now being told that they should consider getting tested. William Brangham speaks with Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, chair of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 380
    A doctor discusses prostate ultrasound scan with a patient. Photo by Getty Images.
  • Deported to Mexico, these men feel lost in a country they no longer know
    The Trump administration has vowed to speed up the deportation process, but what exactly happens when undocumented immigrants who have built lives and have families in the U.S. are forced to return to Mexico? Special correspondent Nick Schifrin follows the lives of men who have been recently deported.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 547
  • With new policy, Trump administration puts undocumented immigrants on notice
    During a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border, Attorney General Jeff Sessions outlined an aggressive, new approach on immigration. His message? “This is the Trump era.” Judy Woodruff speaks with Nancy Montoya of Arizona Public Media about Sessions’ comments and the new policy.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 361
  • News Wrap: North Korea warns against U.S. aggression with threat to strike
    In our news wrap Tuesday, North Korea issued a fiery new warning to the United States, threatening nuclear strikes on American military bases in South Korea and elsewhere if the U.S. makes any aggressive move. President Trump took to Twitter, saying help from China would be “great.” Also, Democrats were hoping for an upset in Kansas in the first congressional election since November.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 146
  • PBS NewsHour full episode April 11, 2017
    Tuesday on the NewsHour, the U.S. warns Russia about backing the Assad regime in the wake of chemical weapons attacks. Also: What happens to undocumented immigrants after deportation, new prostate cancer screening recommendations, how ticket rules led to a United Airlines confrontation, a generation torn out of school in Syria, the disease killing bats and making art out of breaking news.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 3302
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    April 11, 2017
  • Tillerson faults Russia for not enforcing Syria chemical weapon pact
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Moscow amid tensions over a deadly chemical attack in Syria. Tillerson faulted Russia for failing to enforce a deal it helped negotiate to rid Syria of chemical weapons. Russian President Vladimir Putin likened the allegations to false U.S. claims in of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Chief foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Warner reports.
    Original Air Date: April 11, 2017
    Length: 229
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