Full Program: Thursday, February 13, 2014
6300263037Thursday, February 13, 2014Tonight on the program, we take a look at the winter storm that has wreaked havoc across the East Coast of the U.S. Also: The Comcast-Time Warner merger, Volkswagen union vote spurs backlash by Tenn. politicians, ‘second machine age’ will require more human creativity and Sen. Tim Scott on restoring the 40-hour work week.2014-02-13 18:00:00disabled23651791709Qqga6Imqgwtrue65246Safety advocates question delay in recall by GMTen years ago, drivers of some older General Motors models began complaining of ignition problems, including stalling, that have been linked to 13 deaths and 31 crashes. But it wasn’t until January 2014 that GM decided to recall 1.6 million cars. Gwen Ifill talks to David Shepardson of The Detroit News about new scrutiny for the company and government regulators on why it took so long.2014-03-10 06:00 pmhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/101405981-320x196.jpgiGK8bKUkSqI65084Two books General Dempsey is readingArmy Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joints Chiefs of Staff, isn’t reading much fiction these days. Instead, he said he’s been immersed in two nonfiction works: “The End of Power” by Moises Naim and “Present Shock” by Douglas Rushkoff.2014-03-07 16:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/dempsey5-320x196.jpg2365195688-fba08JVrNo65083Dempsey: Military deserves ‘scrutiny’ on sexual assaultsEven though a bill changing the way the military would handle sexual assault cases failed in the Senate, it showed a lack of confidence in the military to solve the problem, as the president directed, said Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey on Friday.His comments came in an interview with PBS NewsHour co-anchor Judy Woodruff, airing Friday.2014-03-07 15:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/107447339-320x196.jpg2365195629YttupzJj3FE
Tonight on the program, we take a look at the winter storm that has wreaked havoc across the East Coast of the U.S. Also: The Comcast-Time Warner merger, Volkswagen union vote spurs backlash by Tenn. politicians, ‘second machine age’ will require more human creativity and Sen. Tim Scott on restoring the 40-hour work week.
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