On the NewsHour

  • October 5, 2012    

    On Friday’s NewsHour: The jobless rate slides under 8 percent for the first time since January 2009 The hotly contested Senate race in Missouri Mark Shields and David Brooks And, an election story from Venezuela — where an opposition candidate … Continue reading

  • October 4, 2012    

    On Thursday’s NewsHour: The candidates are back on the campaign trail, fresh off their first debate We drill down into two issues from last night: taxes and the deficit Florida voters tell us what they heard And, baseball’s first triple … Continue reading

  • October 3, 2012    

    On Wednesday’s NewsHour: Mark Shields and David Brooks preview the first presidential debate Early voting begins in the swing state of Iowa Loose seats and labor troubles for American Airlines And a breakthrough in genetic testing for critically ill newborns … Continue reading

  • October 1, 2012    

    The Supreme Court opens a new term — what’s on this session’s docket? The presidential candidates fine tune their messages days before the first debate A decision looms for Pennsylvania’s tough voter ID law An Independent Lens documentary on turning … Continue reading

  • September 26, 2012    

    On Wednesday’s NewsHour: Violence erupts at anti-austerity protests in Greece and Spain The campaigns woo young voters and push early voting in key states The Turkish foreign minister on the Syrian war The teacher of the year And, remembering crooner … Continue reading

  • September 25, 2012    

    On Tuesday’s NewsHour: President Obama urged the United Nations to tackle unrest in the Muslim world and said the U.S. would do what it must to contain Iran’s nuclear program We assess the president’s foreign policy Troubles with online job … Continue reading

  • September 24, 2012    

    On Monday’s NewsHour: The presidential candidates’ messages — in ads and in speeches The assault on the Syrian city of Homs A preview of the United Nations General Assembly meeting Genetic breakthroughs in breast cancer research And three personal stories … Continue reading

  • September 21, 2012    

    On Friday’s NewsHour: Deadly protests over an anti-Muslim film in Pakistan We look at free speech and the Arab street Plus, the culture of hazing on college campuses Behind the front lines with the rebels in Syria The presidential candidates … Continue reading

  • September 20, 2012    

    On Thursday’s NewsHour: Syrian warplanes strike a gas station, killing at least 30 Record fundraising by the presidential candidates Arctic sea ice melts to an all-time low level The dangers of synthetic drugs The high cost of cheap shrimp for … Continue reading

  • September 19, 2012    

    On Wednesday’s NewsHour: Lessons learned from the Chicago school strike A congressional gold medal for Myanmar’s activist leader Voter snapshots of the presidential candidates Bob Woodward’s new book takes us inside the debt limit debate Tune in at 6 p.m. … Continue reading