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 19:00:00disabled2365161878OGHmaoTxQfalse139511Investigators probe the life of the Germanwings co-pilotWhile definitive answers remain elusive, new information emerged Saturday about the young co-pilot who authorities believe deliberately flew a Germanwings airbus into the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board. For the latest, Jack Ewing of The New York Times joins Hari Sreenivasan via Skype from Montabaur, Germany, where the co-pilot was from.2015-03-28 00:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/2015-03-26T141600Z_1365764520_LR2EB3Q13MOT3_RTRMADP_3_FRANCE-CRASH-COPILOT-320x196.jpg23654529912ky5EwiAjQw139468Will Nigeria see first-ever democratic transition of power?Millions of Nigerians are expected to turn out for tomorrow’s delayed election, which pits President Goodluck Jonathan against former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari in a tight race, with fears of terrorism looming. Jeffrey Brown learns more about the significance of the election from Michelle Faul, Nigeria bureau chief of the Associated Press.2015-03-27 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/RTR4V4S4-320x196.jpg23654528488e3M_FH3Hbc139482Why Assad sees an opening for dialogue with the U.S.Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sat down for an interview with PBS host and CBS News anchor Charlie Rose on Thursday in Damascus. Assad denied reports of chemical weapon use by his military and signaled openness to dialogue with the United States. Rose joins Judy Woodruff to discuss what he learned in the interview and the state of Damascus today.2015-03-27 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/ASSAD-TALKS-monitor-bashir-syria-320x196.jpg2365452900S00m3gpnBQU
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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