ON THE NEWSHOUR

  • October 5, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    TIMES SQUARE ATTEMPTED BOMBER SENTENCED | Faisal Shahzad was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for trying to set off a bomb in New York’s Times Square in May. WYNC reporter Ailsa Chang was in the courtroom and speaks with … Continue reading

  • October 4, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    EUROPEAN TERROR ALERT | The Obama administration warned Americans to be cautious and aware of their surroundings while traveling to Europe. The U.S., along with several other countries, issued travel alerts to tourists after a suspected terror plot was uncovered … Continue reading

  • October 1, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    CHANGES AT THE WHITE HOUSE | President Obama announced the departure of White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel Friday. Emanuel will be succeeded by long-time adviser Pete Rouse. Political Editor David Chalian walks through the changes in the president’s … Continue reading

  • September 30, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    A.I.G.’s REPAYMENT PLAN | Insurance giant A.I.G. and the U.S. Treasury unveiled a plan to speed up the repayment of more than $100 Billion in federal bailout money. Ray Suarez talks to economic writers Roben Farzad of Bloomberg Business Week … Continue reading

  • September 29, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    CAMPAIGN EFFORTS IN FULL SWING | President Obama finished a three day, four state campaign tour to rev up Democratic supporters for the midterm elections. Jeffrey Brown takes a look at where younger voters stand in this election. EUROPEAN TERROR … Continue reading

  • September 28, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    HOMEOWNERSHIP VS RENTING | Jack Hough of ‘Smart Money’ magazine and Karl Case of Wall Street Journal weigh the pros and cons of homeownership and renting. INCOME GAP WIDENS IN AMERICA | The U.S. has the greatest disparity between the … Continue reading

  • September 27, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    SETTLEMENT MORATORIUM EXPIRES| The future of Middle East peace talks is up in the air again as a moratorium on new settlement construction expired on the West Bank. Gaith Al-Omari, the advocacy director for the American Task Force on Palestine, … Continue reading

  • September 24, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    DEMOCRATS WEIGH TAX CUT EXTENTION VOTE | Shortly after Senate Democrats announced they would delay the extension of tax cuts until after November elections, House speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House might vote before then. David Herszenhorn of the New … Continue reading

  • September 23, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    GOP ANNOUNCES PLEDGE TO AMERICA | Republican leaders unveiled a new campaign to repeal the health care law and cut Democratic spending. Judy Woodruff gets two different reactions from congressmen Anthony Weiner and David Price. U.N. FOCUSES ON MIDEAST PEACE … Continue reading

  • September 20, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    FRAUD MARS AFGHAN ELECTION | Weekend elections took place in Afghanistan and some citizens risked their own lives to vote as the Taliban attacked in parts of the country. The vote count is expected to slow and there have been … Continue reading