On the PBS NewsHour Tonight

BY News Desk  December 5, 2012 at 1:11 PM EDT

On Wednesday’s NewsHour:

  • Citigroup slashes 11,000 jobs in a bid to cut costs

  • Concerns that Syria’s government will use chemical weapons

  • Tennessee Republican Sen. Bob Corker on the prospects for a deal on the fiscal crisis

  • Warmer and more acidic waters threaten Florida’s coral reefs

  • And, remembering jazz legend Dave Brubeck

Correspondent Hari Sreenivasan has your preview:

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