Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode June 9, 2017

Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump fires back a day after former FBI Director James Comey testified that the president lied and tried to stop the Michael Flynn investigation. Also: Theresa May loses control of Parliament, Shields and Brooks analyze the week's news, a look at one of this year's Tony-nominated plays and a documentarian who turns his lens on people living with disabilities.

Segments from Friday, June 9, 2017

  • PBS NewsHour full episode June 9, 2017
    Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump fires back a day after former FBI Director James Comey testified that the president lied and tried to stop the Michael Flynn investigation. Also: Theresa May loses control of Parliament, Shields and Brooks analyze the week's news, a look at one of this year's Tony-nominated plays and a documentarian who turns his lens on people living with disabilities.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 3255
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    June 9, 2017
  • Shields and Brooks on James Comey hearing takeaways
    Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the testimony of former FBI Director James Comey before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 732
  • 'Oslo' captures behind-the-scenes drama of diplomacy
    “Oslo,” a Tony-nominated Broadway drama, takes a deep look at the secret negotiations that went into the historic Middle East peace accords, and their relevance in today’s world. Using real characters and real events, the play imagines what went on behind-the-scenes of history. Jeffrey Brown gives a look from New York City with the cast and crew.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 434
  • Why the world needs more filmmakers with disabilities
    Filmmaker Reid Davenport wants people to know that his biggest obstacle isn’t living with cerebral palsy, but how others perceive and respond to his diagnosis. Davenport, whose films focus on people living with disabilities, gives his Brief but Spectacular take on seeing the world through his lens.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 193
  • Comey intrigue overshadowed by local concerns in many places
    The testimony of former FBI Director James Comey before the Senate Intelligence Committee Thursday sent ripples across the nation as millions tuned in. How are different communities responding to Comey? Hari Sreenivasan talks to Brandon Smith of Indiana Public Broadcasting, Jon Ralston of Nevada Independent and Ashton Marra of West Virginia Public Broadcasting.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 483
  • Claiming vindication, Trump answers Comey testimony
    President Trump spoke out publicly a day after former FBI Director James Comey Friday testified that to protect against lies by Mr. Trump, he had taken detailed notes, some of which he leaked in hopes of prompting the naming of a special counsel. The president fired back over Twitter and at a news conference, claiming that some of the things Comey said weren’t true. William Brangham reports.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 190
  • U.K.’s May vows to carry on after election losses
    It was a painful reckoning for Prime Minister Theresa May, whose election gamble failed in stunning fashion. May hoped the snap election would boost Conservative dominance and give her a stronger hand in negotiating Brexit with the EU. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant reports on what gave the Labour party its strong showing and what’s next for May and the U.K. parliament.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 267
  • News Wrap: Trump calls out Qatar over extremism funding
    In our news wrap Friday, President Trump during a news conference dove back into the diplomatic row over Qatar, saying the nation must do more to fight extremism. Also, the president said he “absolutely” supports NATO’s Article 5, a provision that requires alliance members defend one another in the event of an attack, which he had previously neglected to affirm.
    Original Air Date: June 9, 2017
    Length: 269
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