Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode May 1, 2017

Monday on the NewsHour, Congress reaches a deal to keep the government funded through September. Also: President Trump's controversial White House invitation to the Philippines' strongman leader, the civil war ravaging South Sudan, an investigation into thousands of sexual assaults at school, a busy week on Capitol Hill starts with Politics Monday and a behind-the-scenes look at Instagram.

Segments from Monday, May 1, 2017

  • PBS NewsHour full episode May 1, 2017
    Monday on the NewsHour, Congress reaches a deal to keep the government funded through September. Also: President Trump's controversial White House invitation to the Philippines' strongman leader, the civil war ravaging South Sudan, an investigation into thousands of sexual assaults at school, a busy week on Capitol Hill starts with Politics Monday and a behind-the-scenes look at Instagram.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
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    May 1, 2017
  • How Instagram pictures the world
    A startup no longer, Instagram boasts 700 million monthly active users and counting. As it grows, the free, photo-sharing mobile app is grappling with how to innovate and stay relevant, as well as how to foster a safe community. But with 95 million uploads a day, monitoring is a tall order. Judy Woodruff reports from California.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 452
  • South Sudan's civil war spirals into genocide
    South Sudan was founded in 2011, and now it’s on the edge of collapse: Forces allied to the president and vice president have been fighting along tribal lines. Murderous raids on civilian communities are a favored tactic, and UN peacekeepers have been criticized for not doing more to stop them. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 552
    People who fled fighting in South Sudan are seen walking at sunset on arrival at Bidi Bidi refugee's resettlement camp near the border with South Sudan, in Yumbe district, northern Uganda December 7, 2016. REUTERS/James Akena - RTX2V727
  • Student sexual assault more common than we thought
    Sexual abuse of students by other students happens more frequently in schools than reported, according to a new investigative report. Associated Press reporters tallied during a four-year period at least 17,000 cases around the country, including many that were treated as bullying or hazing instead. Jeffrey Brown learns more from Emily Schmall of the Associated Press.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 335
    File photo of school buses by Getty Images.
  • Early home movies capture White House life in color
    In our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, recently unveiled home movies shed colorful new light on President Herbert Hoover's White House. An archivist at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library-Museum discovered that the home movies taken by the first lady weren't black and white as previously thought.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 154
    President Herbert Hoover in an undated photograph courtesy of the Library of Congress.
  • How Congress compromised to prevent a shutdown
    Congress' first bipartisan deal of the Trump era is a massive spending deal that keeps government running through the fall and boosts funding for the Pentagon and Immigration and Customs Enforcement. But to get needed Democratic votes on board, a number of President Trump's top priorities were cast aside. Lisa Desjardins joins William Brangham for a closer look.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 429
    UNITED STATES - MAY 1: Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., right, ranking member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., conduct a news conference in the Capitol's Senate press gallery on the bipartisan agreement to fund the government on May 1, 2017. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
  • Why Trump's embrace of Duterte is raising alarm
    In a "very friendly" phone call, President Trump extended a surprise White House invitation to Filippino President Duterte, prompting outcry from human rights advocates. Thousands of people have been killed under Duterte in an anti-drug crackdown. Former State Department official David Kramer joins William Brangham to discuss Mr. Trump's relationships with authoritarian leaders.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 457
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during the opening ceremony of the 30th ASEAN Summit in Manila
  • News Wrap: May Day demonstrators protest Trump policies
    In our news wrap Monday, demonstrators in more than 200 cities took to the streets in massive May Day events, mostly directed toward President Trump’s policies. Also, the South and Midwest are bracing for more severe weather after powerful weekend storms killed at least 16 people.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 228
    Protesters gather at McArthur Park for the May Day protest march in Los Angeles, California, U.S. May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot - RTS14OLW
  • Does spending bill set Congress up for a bigger fight later?
    Congress was able to agree on a compromise deal to avert a government shutdown, but a bigger fight may come in the fall when the current spending bill runs out. Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report and Tamara Keith of NPR join William Brangham to discuss the spending deal, plus the current state of Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare and President Trump’s 100-day rally.
    Original Air Date: May 1, 2017
    Length: 228
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