Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode Sept. 8, 2017

Friday on the NewsHour, Hurricane Irma plows ahead toward Florida, forcing mass evacuations. Also: A powerful earthquake hits Mexico, a look at the massive Equifax breach, wildfires blaze throughout the Western U.S., Shields and Gerson analyze the week's news, Dale Chihuly turns glass into art and elevating the value of the sales pitch.

Segments from Friday, September 8, 2017

  • Forging art and business in Dale Chihuly’s workshop
    Artist Dale Chihuly has become synonymous with reimagining what glass can do. Having long ago stopped blowing glass himself, at 75, he heads an art world enterprise at his Seattle studio. But using a team of artists to create his works has also raised questions over who is really making his art. Jeffrey Brown visits Chihuly at his studio to discuss his career, his mental health and more.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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  • News Wrap: Trump signs Hurricane Harvey relief bill
    In our news wrap Friday, the House approved more than $15 billion in Hurricane Harvey relief as part of a deal President Trump made with Democrats Wednesday to raise the debt ceiling and fund the government through December. Also, an 8.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico last night, killing at least 60 people and crumbling hundreds of buildings.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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  • Why everyone should know how to sell
    As school starts back, Carlos Watson hopes that in addition to lessons in math, science and computers, entrepreneurial students are also getting some lessons in salesmanship. The CEO of a digital media company, Watson offers his humble opinion on why being persuasive with a good pitch is a skill that everyone can use.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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  • PBS NewsHour full episode Sept. 8, 2017
    Friday on the NewsHour, Hurricane Irma plows ahead toward Florida, forcing mass evacuations. Also: A powerful earthquake hits Mexico, a look at the massive Equifax breach, wildfires blaze throughout the Western U.S., Shields and Gerson analyze the week's news, Dale Chihuly turns glass into art and elevating the value of the sales pitch.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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  • What to do if your data was at risk in the Equifax hack
    Half of all Americans could have had their sensitive data compromised by a security breach at the credit reporting agency Equifax. William Brangham joins John Yang to discuss what happened and what consumers should do to safeguard their credit.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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    Image by Dado Ruvic/Reuters
  • Late-season wildfire scorches tinder-dry Oregon
    More than 80 large wildfires are burning across 10 states and at least nine firefighters have died and hundreds have been evacuated. Special correspondent Cat Wise reports from Oregon about efforts to contain the Eagle Creek fire, the nation’s highest priority wildfire that has charred some 30,000 acres in the heart of the scenic Columbia Gorge.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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  • Shields and Gerson on Trump’s deal with Democrats
    Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson join John Yang to discuss the week’s news, including President Trump decision to side with leading Democrats in a deal on the debt ceiling and Hurricane Harvey aid, the move to end DACA and whether more moderate Republican lawmakers will retire from Congress.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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  • Destructive Hurricane Irma targets entire state of Florida
    Hurricane Irma is en route to Florida after battering islands across the Caribbean, and many areas across central and south Florida are already under mandatory evacuation. P.J. Tobia reports on how Floridians are preparing for the storm, then John Yang speaks to Ed Rappaport of the National Hurricane Center and Major Hector Llevat of the Miami-Dade Police Department.
    Original Air Date: September 8, 2017
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