On the PBS NewsHour Tonight

BY News Desk  December 28, 2012 at 12:11 PM EST

On Friday’s NewsHour:

  • President Obama and congressional leaders meet in a last-ditch effort to avoid the fiscal cliff

  • A gang rape sparks outrage and protests in India

  • A move to mass produce high quality schools

  • The legacy of “Stormin’ Norman” Gulf War Gen. Schwarzkopf

  • Plus, Shields and Brooks

While the above promo is written for the radio in the morning, it is a tentative snapshot of what we’re covering on the show. With the ebb and flow of news headlines, chances are segments will be added, scrapped or moved to another night.

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