On the NewsHour

  • January 24, 2011   BY News Desk  

    RUSSIAN AIRPORT BOMBING | An explosion in the international arrivals area of Moscow’s largest air travel hub, Domodedovo Airport, killed at least 35 people in what President Obama called “an outrageous act of terrorism.” Russian authorities believe a suicide bomber … Continue reading

  • January 21, 2011   BY News Desk  

    GE CEO TAPPED FOR JOBS PANEL | President Obama named General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt to a new economic advisory panel. The move was announced before the president spoke at a plant in Schenectedy, N.Y., where he praised America for … Continue reading

  • January 20, 2011   BY News Desk  

    HU MEETS BUSINESS LEADERS IN U.S. | Wrapping up his visit to Washington, Chinese President Hu Jintao met with political and business leaders. Jeffrey Brown evaluates his visit and the impact on the business world with Myron Brilliant of the … Continue reading

  • January 19, 2011   BY News Desk  

    CHINESE PRESIDENT VISITS WHITE HOUSE | Jeffrey Brown examines the undertones of the meetings between presidents Hu and Obama with Susan Shirk of the University of California’s Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation, David Shambaugh, director of the China Policy … Continue reading

  • January 18, 2011   BY News Desk  

    HEALTH CARE REFORM | The House of Representatives resumed business Tuesday with debate over a repeal of the health care reform bill passed 10 months ago. The measure is not expected to pass the Senate. Betty Ann Bowser reports on … Continue reading

  • January 14, 2011   BY News Desk 

    TUNISIA UPHEAVAL | Amid demonstrations unprecedented during his more than two decades in office, authoritarian Tunisian President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was forced to step down as thousands converged on the interior ministry building in the capital of Tunis. Judy … Continue reading

  • January 13, 2011   BY News Desk 

    ARIZONA TRAGEDY | Mourners remembered 9-year-old Christina Taylor Green in first of the funerals for the six victims killed in the Tucson shooting. Doctors treating Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz. said she continued to show signs of recovery. JARED LEE LOUGHNER … Continue reading

  • January 12, 2011   BY News Desk 

    PRESIDENT OBAMA IN TUCSON | At a memorial service on the University of Arizona campus, President Obama will remember the victims of Saturday’s shooting and honor those still recovering from their injuries, including Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz. We’ll carry the … Continue reading

  • January 11, 2011   BY News Desk 

    Updated ARIZONA SHOOTING | Surgeons treating Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., are tentatively optimistic about her recovery but caution that surviving an injury of this magnitude is a long and uncertain process. Gwen Ifill has the latest. GUN LAWS | Arizona’s … Continue reading

  • January 10, 2011   BY News Desk 

    ARIZONA SHOOTING | Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., remains hospitalized in critical condition as colleagues, family and friends mourn the loss of the six people who died in Saturday’s shooting at a political meet-and-greet in Tucson. The alleged shooter, 22-year-old Jared … Continue reading