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  • February 19, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Tuesday’s NewsHour: Is the Chinese military behind cyber-attacks on U.S. agencies and companies? At the Supreme Court, a farmer’s will against agribusiness After Newtown: The impact of violent video games And, the Oscar Pistorius case While the above promo … Continue reading

  • February 18, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Monday’s NewsHour: We kick off a week-long PBS focus on guns called After Newtown, looking at the debate nationwide The Keystone pipeline controversy Hugo Chavez’s return to Venezuela And the Oscar-nominated documentary “The Invisible War” While the above promo … Continue reading

  • February 15, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Friday’s NewsHour: A meteor rains havoc on a city in Russia, while a huge asteroid rockets past our planet The president campaigns to reduce gun violence We ask Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano about threats in cyberspace And, … Continue reading

  • February 11, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Monday’s NewsHour: Pope Benedict XVI will resign at the end of the month, becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years An update on the manhunt for the fugitive ex-police officer in Los Angeles The phenomenon of … Continue reading

  • February 8, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Friday’s NewsHour: The monster storm hitting the northeastern states Deep divisions in the Obama Administration over arming Syrian rebels New discoveries about Mars coming from the rover known as Curiosity Shields and Brooks And, humorist Dave Barry‘s new novel … Continue reading

  • February 7, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Thursday’s NewsHour: Senators grill the president’s counter-terrorism advisor John Brennan Then, the U.S. tightens its economic grip on Iran High school students focus on leadership skills The scandal rocking the Los Angeles archdiocese And, a new look at Rosa … Continue reading

  • February 5, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Tuesday’s NewsHour: A newly public Justice Department paper outlines the legal framework for killing U.S. citizens linked to terror Then, President Obama’s use of campaign-style events to push legislation The government goes after Standard & Poor’s And, a match-fixing … Continue reading

  • February 1, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Friday’s NewsHour: A terrorist attack kills two outside the U.S. embassy in Turkey’s capital The growing divide between Israelis and Palestinians Hillary Clinton’s legacy after four years as secretary of state Shields and Brooks And the big game on … Continue reading

  • January 31, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Thursday’s NewsHour: Tough questions for former Sen. Chuck Hagel at his confirmation hearing to be the next secretary of defense Syrian refugees flee to Jordan The debate in Israel over a nuclear-armed Iran Former Vice President Al Gore on … Continue reading

  • January 30, 2013   BY News Desk  

    On Wednesday’s NewsHour: Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords urges Congress to enact tougher gun laws The state of the economic recovery The Israeli airstrike inside Syria Newly elected Wisconsin Sen. Tammy Baldwin And, dissident Chen Guangcheng on the struggle for human … Continue reading