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PBS NewsHour

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Video duration: 54:43

Tonight on the program, we examine the contamination crisis in Fukushima, Japan, where radioactive water continues to leak into the ocean. Also: A family gets recognition and more control of their mother's famous DNA, journalist Dan Balz on how the 2012 presidential campaign changed elections, a group of seniors who avoided moving to the retirement home and the debate on apps for babies.

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The impact of ‘Black Lives Matter’ on Democratic convention

During the primaries, protesters took their concerns directly to the candidates.

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The impact of ‘Black Lives Matter’ on Democratic convention

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Hillary Clinton’s chops touted, husband Bill makes the case

Day 2 of the DNC was Hillary Clinton’s official history-making nominating night.

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Hillary Clinton’s chops touted, husband Bill makes the case

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How Clinton redefined the role of first lady

How Hillary Clinton emerged more resilient after turbulent White House years.

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How Venezuela’s economic ruin became environmental disaster

The economic disaster in Venezuela caused by petrol prices is also an environmental one.

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How Venezuela’s economic ruin became environmental disaster

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Nancy Pelosi on her own glass ceiling and Hillary Clinton’s

Pelosi speaks with Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff about party unity and women in politics.

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News Wrap: ISIS claims throat-slit slay of French priest

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the brutal throat-slit murder of a Catholic priest.

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News Wrap: ISIS claims throat-slit slay of French priest

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Why it’s harder for women to run for office

Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff speak with two women in politics about the hurdles for women.

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Why it’s harder for women to run for office

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‘Mothers of the Movement’ to end gun violence speak out

Mothers of seven African-Americans to die in gun violence take the convention stage.

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Interview and Town Hall with President Obama

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PBS NewsHour Democratic Presidential Debate

Live from Milwaukee, Wis., Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will moderate the debate.

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