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 19:00:00disabled2365161878OGHmaoTxQ204333Trump’s National Security transition is off to a rocky startA day before inauguration, the incoming Trump administration was forced to defend the pace of its staffing for important national security and diplomatic jobs. Judy Woodruff talks with Roger Cressey, a former National Security Council staff member, and Mark Landler of The New York Times about the factors behind the upheaval and what it says about the incoming administration and its challenges.2017-01-19 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/RTX2YCSA-320x196.jpg2365936761EZ1qfSV4-_8204234News Wrap: Global temperatures hit record high in 2016In our news wrap Wednesday, data from NASA, NOAA and others show that 2016 was the hottest year since records have been kept, making it the third record-breaking year in a row. Also, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, nominee to be the next U.N. ambassador, said in her confirmation hearing that Russia committed war crimes in Syria and cannot be trusted.2017-01-18 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/RTX1BWM5-320x196.jpg2365935806MaFtA7wHIjg204120Ambassador Power warns against historical amnesia on RussiaOutgoing U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power used her final speech to focus on Russia as a major threat. Judy Woodruff sits down with Power during her last days in office to discuss troubling actions by Russia and the future of Russian relations under the Trump administration, as well as the Obama administration’s complicated decision not to intervene militarily in Syria.2017-01-17 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/power1-320x196.jpg23659350848jr2Sb3KL54
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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