Full Program: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
6108961090Wednesday, January 22, 2014On our program tonight, we examine the fractious start to the Syrian peace talks in Switzerland. We ask analysts if anything positive can come from the conference. Also: the drought emergency in California, a test that could help close America's skills gap, plus federal corruption charges against a former Virginia governor and his wife.2014-01-22 19:00:00disabled2365161878OGHmaoTxQ191462An extremist’s path to academia -- and fighting terrorismJesse Curtis Morton begins work as a counterterrorism researcher at George Washington University this fall. But his path to the position was highly unconventional: until 2012, Morton was Younus Abdullah Muhammad, a Muslim extremist who founded a radical Islamist website. His decision to go undercover and assist in counterterrorism efforts while in prison changed his trajectory profoundly.2016-08-29 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/extremist3-320x196.jpgs1oD4zUpf6E191460News Wrap: U.S. tells Turkey to focus on ISIS, not KurdsIn our news wrap Monday, top American officials accused Turkey of focusing on Kurdish groups in their military campaign against Syria, instead of on ISIS. Also, in Yemen, a suicide truck bomb tore into a gathering of military recruits, leaving at least 54 dead and 70 wounded. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack, which took place in the southern city of Aden, near two schools and a mosque.2016-08-29 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/RTX2N8Z1-320x196.jpgz1eqG4soI0Y191393PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode August 28, 2016On this episode for Sunday, August 28, the U.S. reaches its target of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees. Later, human rights groups are condemning Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte for a wave of extrajudicial killings since Duterte was elected into office two months ago. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.2016-08-28 05:20 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/RTSDU4K-320x196.jpgXRWXNBMb3_s
On our program tonight, we examine the fractious start to the Syrian peace talks in Switzerland. We ask analysts if anything positive can come from the conference. Also: the drought emergency in California, a test that could help close America's skills gap, plus federal corruption charges against a former Virginia governor and his wife.
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