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Dan Cooney is the PBS NewsHour's Social Media Producer/Coordinator.
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Arts Sep 09This church was destroyed on 9/11. Now it’s reopening as a shrine to victims
Two decades after it was destroyed on 9/11, St. Nicholas is embarking on a resurrection of sorts.
Nation May 25How Americans are reacting to George Floyd’s death one year later
PBS NewsHour reporters and producers traveled in recent months to places that have been flashpoints in the fight for racial equity. Hear from the people they interviewed and what they learned.
Health May 03WATCH: How the U.S. compares to the world on health care — a PBS NewsHour event
What questions about affordable health care and the U.S. health care system would you like to hear answered? Send us your questions for our live event.
Politics Feb 02Read Trump’s full response to House Democrats’ arguments for impeachment
Trump's attorneys called for either the single article of impeachment against the former president to be dismissed “with prejudice” or for the Senate to acquit him.
Politics Feb 02Read Democrats’ full impeachment brief against Trump for second Senate trial
House Democrats presenting the case during the impeachment trial will argue that Donald Trump’s role in inciting the riot on the U.S. Capitol last month “is unmistakable.”…
Politics Jan 20Meet Joe Biden’s Cabinet picks
Those confirmed to their roles by the Senate will shape policy in the Biden administration at a time when the country faces deep political divides on top of a pandemic that has now killed more than 400,000 Americans and left…
Jan 06Photos: Scenes from the Capitol during the breach
Photographers captured the moment when some of the violent protesters got inside the U.S. Senate chamber and took a seat at the presiding officer’s chair, where Vice President Mike Pence was sitting earlier this afternoon.
Politics Jan 06PHOTOS: Inside the U.S. Capitol after extremist Trump supporters broke in
Photos captured scenes of people forcing their way into the building, as well as walking around slowly and taking pictures.
Health Sep 08WATCH: Coronavirus vaccine ‘unlikely’ by Election Day, Fauci says
“It’s not impossible...but it’s unlikely that we’ll have a definitive answer” by Nov. 3, Dr. Anthony Fauci told PBS NewsHour anchor and managing editor Judy Woodruff during a virtual health research forum on Sept. 8.
Politics Jun 29READ: Supreme Court’s full decision on Louisiana’s abortion restriction
A Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform abortions to obtain admitting privileges at a nearby hospital “is unconstitutional,” a majority of justices on the Supreme Court ruled Monday.