• September 15, 2013   BY News Desk 

    BREAKING: Lawrence Summers withdraws his name for consideration as chairman of the Federal — Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) September 15, 2013

  • September 15, 2013   BY News Desk 

    No caption needed. #faithinhumanity> — Kelly Sommariva (@KellySommariva) September 15, 2013

  • September 15, 2013   BY News Desk 

    Sidelined France still determined to go after Assad #Syria — Agence France-Presse (@AFP) September 15, 2013

  • September 14, 2013   BY News Desk 

    Syrian opposition group elects interim prime minister, dentist and activist Ahmad Saleh Touma: -SS — The Associated Press (@AP) September 14, 2013

  • September 14, 2013   BY News Desk 

    “This framework provides the opportunity for the elimination of Syrian chemical weapons.” –President Obama: #Syria — The White House (@WhiteHouse) September 14, 2013

    September 12, 2013   BY Elisabeth Ponsot 

    Last weekend, NewsHour Weekend debuted on stations across the country on Saturday and Sunday.  This week, we begin Anchor Hours with NewsHour Weekend’s Hari Sreenivasan (@hari). Hari will be joined by NewsHour Weekend Correspondent William Brangham (@wmbrangham).

  • September 11, 2013   BY Bridget Shirvell  

    This week’s #NewsHourChats is about the changing news industry. What do these changes say about the future of journalism? What do you look for in news coverage? How do you decide who to trust? Weigh in on those and other … Continue reading

  • September 6, 2013  

    In other news Friday, Iran’s new foreign minister confirmed he sent a Twitter message celebrating the Jewish new year, Rosh Hashanah. He said the gesture was aimed at Iran’s small Jewish population. Also, gold miners in South Africa accepted a new wage offer after walking off the job Tuesday. Continue reading

  • September 5, 2013   BY Bridget Shirvell  

    PBS NewsHour holds live Twitter chats each Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. EDT. Join us on Twitter @NewsHour using the hashtag #NewsHourChats. Photo By Glenn Asakawa/The Denver Post via Getty Images. Summer may not be over for a few … Continue reading

  • August 28, 2013   BY Bridget Shirvell 

    Complaining about Washington gridlock is as much an American pastime as baseball. Poll after poll regularly shows Americans are unhappy with Congress. Continue reading