On the NewsHour

  • October 25, 2010   BY News Desk 

    POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: DAVID CHALIAN | Candidates are just eight days shy of election day and the final week of campaigning is here. NewsHour Political Editor David Chalian walks through the latest developments of the 2010 midterm elections. HOMEOWNERS STRUGGLE DESPITE … Continue reading

  • October 22, 2010   BY News Desk 

    U.S.-PAKISTAN TIES | The U.S. is rolling out a new aid package for Pakistan. What impact will it have on growing tensions between the countries? Margaret Warner talks to the U.S. special representative for Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard Holbrooke, for … Continue reading

  • October 21, 2010   BY News Desk 

    ‘DON’T ASK, DON’T TELL’ LEGAL BATTLE | A federal appeals court granted a stay on a judge’s order to stop the military’s policy of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’. Mark Thompson of Time Magazine talks about the recent changes to the … Continue reading

  • October 20, 2010   BY News Desk 

    HUD SECRETARY ON FORECLOSURE MESS | A federal task force met to try to sort out foreclosure concerns, much of it caused by paperwork problems with some major banks. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Shaun Donovan gives more details … Continue reading

  • October 19, 2010   BY News Desk 

    VIOLENT PROTESTS DISRUPT FRANCE | At least 1 million people filled the streets across France again Tuesday to protest against an increase in the retirement age. ITN’s Jonathan Rugman reports from Paris, where some of the demonstrations took place, then … Continue reading

  • October 18, 2010   BY News Desk 

    THE CAMPAIGN TO DRIVE VOTERS | With 15 days before the election, Democrats and Republicans are ramping up efforts to get voters to the polls. Gwen Ifill takes a look at each party’s strategy with Stuart Rothenberg, editor and publisher … Continue reading

  • October 15, 2010   BY News Desk 

    FED’S NEW PLAN TO BOOST ECONOMY | Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the Central Bank will likely take new steps to uplift the sluggish economy. Jeffrey Brown talks to economists Alan Blinder and John Taylor about the possible options … Continue reading

  • October 14, 2010   BY News Desk 

    CHILEAN MINER RESCUE REACTION | ITN’s Jonathan Miller captures the euphoria in Chile and across the world after the last miner emerged from underground after being trapped for 69 days. NATIONWIDE FORECLOSURE INVESTIGATION | Some lenders have put a temporary … Continue reading

  • October 13, 2010   BY News Desk 

    CHILEAN MINER RESCUE | So far the rescue operation of the Chilean miners have gone well as each miner continues to emerge from underground one by one. The crews are set to pull the last miner from the ground by … Continue reading

  • October 12, 2010   BY News Desk 

    RESCUE EFFORTS FOR CHILEAN MINERS | Jonathan Franklin of the Washington Post reports on the rescue efforts to free the 33 trapped Chilean miners from the scene at the San Jose Mine. SUPREME COURT WATCH| Marcia Coyle of the National … Continue reading