ON THE NEWSHOUR

  • May 11, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    U.K. PRIME MINISTER RESIGNS | British Prime Minister Gordon Brown announced his resignation as Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties made agreements to form a government under Conservative Party Leader David Cameron. Jeffrey Brown talks to reporter Ned Temko of The … Continue reading

  • May 10, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    ELENA KAGAN NOMINATED TO SUPREME COURT | President Obama nominated Solicitor General and former Harvard Law School Dean Elena Kagan to fill Justice John Paul Stevens’ seat on the Supreme Court. Gwen Ifill gets four points of view from Abner … Continue reading

  • May 7, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    ECONOMY ADDS JOBS IN APRIL | Employers added 290,000 jobs last month, marking the biggest hiring increase in four years. Kwame Holman reports. Then, Jeffrey Brown talks to Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody’s Economy.com and Mohamed El-Erian, CEO and … Continue reading

  • May 6, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    GREECE APPROVES AUSTERITY PLAN | Jeffrey Brown reports on Wall Street’s reaction to continued instability in Greece. Police in Athens used tear gas to control new protests, sparked as lawmakers approved cost-cutting measures. Judy Woodruff gets updates from Susie Gharib … Continue reading

  • May 5, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    SECURITY CONCERNS AFTER NY BOMBING ATTEMPT | Following the arrest of a man accused of trying to detonate a bomb in New York City’s Times Square, Jeffrey Brown talks to Guardian reporter Declan Walsh in Pakistan and Denis McDonough, chief … Continue reading

  • May 4, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    NYC BOMBING SUSPECT IN CUSTODY | A Pakistani-American man has been charged with acts of terrorism across international lines in the foiled bomb plot in New York City’s Times Square over the weekend. Jeffrey Brown talks to Newsweek reporter Mark … Continue reading

  • May 3, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    GULF OIL CLEANUP | BP said it will pay to clean up the oil slick still spreading in the Gulf of Mexico. Judy Woodruff gets the latest update on the crisis from correspondent Tom Bearden in Louisiana. POLITICAL FUTURE OF … Continue reading

  • April 30, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    GULF OIL SPILL CRISIS CONTINUES | Tom Bearden reports from Louisiana as high winds and waves push oil ashore and into sensitive wetland areas. Then, Jeffrey Brown talks to Admiral Thad Allen, head of the Coast Guard, and professor Robert … Continue reading

  • April 29, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED IN THE GULF | Crews in the Gulf of Mexico continued attempts to contain a massive oil slick, now growing five times faster than expected because of an additional leak. Jeffrey Brown talks to correspondent Tom … Continue reading

  • April 28, 2010   BY newsdesk 

    GULF COAST OIL SPILL SET ABLAZE | Crews in the Gulf of Mexico are poised to set ablaze an oil slick threatening the coastline after an oil rig explosion last week. Judy Woodruff talks to Doug Helton of the National … Continue reading