Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode June 5, 2017

Monday on the NewsHour, British police raids nab a number of suspects linked to the bridge attack, as terrorism becomes a political football ahead of the U.K. election. Also: Diplomatic relations cut off between Qatar and many Middle East nations, Venezuela's economy in freefall, Politics Monday on the Trump travel ban, Bill Cosby heads to trial and living a full life without limbs.

Segments from Monday, June 5, 2017

  • News Wrap: Trump won't block Comey testimony
    In our news wrap Monday, President Trump will not invoke executive privilege to try to block former FBI Director James Comey from testifying before Congress this week. Also, the president endorsed a push to privatize the nation's air traffic control system.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 174
    President Donald Trump (L) speaks in Ypilanti Township, Michigan, in March and FBI Director James Comey testifies in D.C. before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in May in a combination of file photos. Photos by Jonathan Ernst and Kevin Lamarque/Reuters
  • Dire conditions drive anti-government protest in Venezuela
    Venezuela is in freefall after years of recession, skyrocketing inflation and a formidable food crisis, sparking outcry and protest. It’s pushed angry Venezuelans to take to the streets on a regular basis, demanding that President Nicolas Maduro step down, and inspired a fierce government crackdown. Special correspondent Nadja Drost and videographer Bruno Federico report.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 571
  • UK police make arrests in bridge attack
    Police raided an apartment complex and tire shop Monday in East London, detaining more people in the wake of Saturday's attack that killed seven. Officials also named two of the attackers, who were shot dead minutes after driving a van into people and then stabbing others. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant reports on how the attack is playing into politics on both sides of the Atlantic.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 285
  • PBS NewsHour full episode June 5, 2017
    Monday on the NewsHour, British police raids nab a number of suspects linked to the bridge attack, as terrorism becomes a political football ahead of the U.K. election. Also: Diplomatic relations cut off between Qatar and many Middle East nations, Venezuela's economy in freefall, Politics Monday on the Trump travel ban, Bill Cosby heads to trial and living a full life without limbs.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 3295
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  • What’s behind the dramatic diplomatic rift with Qatar?
    Political shock waves roiled the Persian Gulf, as Saudi Arabia and other Arab states cut all ties with Qatar, accusing the tiny oil state of supporting terror groups and embracing Iran. How did simmering tensions burst into full-on crisis for the coalition? Judy Woodruff speaks with Joyce Karam of Al-Hayat.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 399
    The Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani attends the final session of the South American-Arab Countries summit, in Riyadh in 2015. Photo by Faisal Al Nasser/Reuters
  • How Trump’s travel ban tweets could hurt his case
    President Trump aired his grievances again about his revised travel ban, which has been put on hold by federal court order. John Yang recaps his statements, then Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report and Tamara Keith of NPR join Judy Woodruff discuss that, plus new reports that Russia tried to intervene in actual U.S. voting, plus the president’s decision to not block James Comey’s testimony.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 599
  • Bill Cosby trial opens for 2004 sexual assault case
    Comedian Bill Cosby began trial Monday in Pennsylvania for the alleged assault of Andrea Constand, whom prosecutors say Cosby, 79, drugged and assaulted at his home in 2004. More than 40 women have accused Cosby of sexual assault over the course of decades, but Constand’s is the only case to head to criminal court. William Brangham learns more from Maryclaire Dale of the Associated Press.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 419
  • Designer born without hands chooses a life of inspiration
    When Ryan Hudson-Peralta was born with a congenital limb deficiency, doctors said he would never drive a car, go to a regular school or have a family of his own. Now all grown up, the web designer is an inspiration to his family, friends and colleagues. His son, Noah, produced this report as part of our Student Reporting Labs for our series Limitless.
    Original Air Date: June 5, 2017
    Length: 263
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