Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 10, 2017

Thursday on the NewsHour, North Korea's military threatens to target Guam as President Trump says his "fire and fury" statement wasn't tough enough. Also: The economics of using antibiotics in livestock, a new exhibit gives voice to those enslaved at a presidential estate and a Brief but Spectacular take on the passions of a poet and rapper.

Segments from Thursday, August 10, 2017

  • Presidential estate shares stories of its enslaved residents
    Montpelier, President James Madison's bucolic Virginia plantation, is beginning to share a rich and rarely told side of its history by shedding light on the lives of the people who were enslaved there. A new exhibit offers insight on the factors that cemented slavery in the Constitution, and stories told by living descendants. Special correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault reports.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 521
  • Cardin: Trump’s warning for North Korea isn’t a game plan
    The August recess hasn't stopped members of Congress from weighing in on President Trump's latest warnings to North Korea. Judy Woodruff speaks with Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., about the president’s fiery comments and whether the administration has a well-thought-out strategy, plus how the U.S. should approach diplomacy while turning up the pressure on the nation.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 410
  • Trump talks Putin, McConnell and leaks at news conference
    President Trump offered a number of newsworthy exchanges from his New Jersey Golf club on Thursday, on topics ranging from Russian retaliation for new sanctions to his disappointment in Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. John Yang joins Judy Woodruff to take a closer look.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 234
    Trump speaks to reporters after a security briefing at his golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey
  • Why this chicken producer gave up antibiotics
    For decades, almost all factory-farmed chickens were raised on antibiotics. But low doses of “maintenance” antibiotics can spur bacteria to build resistance, creating superbugs. Economics correspondent Paul Solman and science correspondent Miles O’Brien report team up to examine why one major chicken producer went antibiotic-free while most still continue the practice.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 0
    Chicken farm. Photo by branex/via Adobe
  • Trump fires back in war of words with North Korea
    President Trump doubled down on his threats against North Korea on Thursday, and disparaged a quarter century of U.S. policy for the country. Meanwhile, North Korea announced its plans to launch four intermediate-range missiles at the U.S. territory of Guam and state TV declared the U.S. president reckless. Special correspondent Nick Schifrin reports.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 214
  • News Wrap: Kenyan election officials dispute Odinga claims
    In our news wrap Thursday, the dispute over Kenya’s presidential election intensified as supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga declared victory over incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta, a claim rejected by the election commission. Also, five people are dead and more than 50 are missing after smugglers forced migrants off a boat off the coast of Yemen.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 220
  • How this artist turned bad karma into raw honesty
    Artist and poet G Yamazawa grew up Asian-American and Buddhist in the southern Bible Belt, where he often felt as though he didn't belong. But insecurity transformed into a love for the stage and performance. G Yamazawa gives his Brief but Spectacular take on art and creating a safe space for young people to cultivate their own voices.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 156
  • Where Alaska's oil industry and wilderness meet
    In our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, oil started flowing down the Trans-Alaska Pipeline 40 years ago. Every summer, thousands of workers file through Deadhorse, Alaska, an operations center for the oil field, including postal worker Les Dunbar. Eric Keto of Alaska Public Media offers a profile.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 163
  • PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 10, 2017
    Thursday on the NewsHour, North Korea's military threatens to target Guam as President Trump says his "fire and fury" statement wasn't tough enough. Also: The economics of using antibiotics in livestock, a new exhibit gives voice to those enslaved at a presidential estate and a Brief but Spectacular take on the passions of a poet and rapper.
    Original Air Date: August 10, 2017
    Length: 3301
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