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Erica R. Hendry is the digital news editor at PBS NewsHour.
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World Jul 105 important stories that have nothing to do with the Supreme Court fight
It can be hard to keep up with the rush of news that comes out of Washington, D.C. The PBS NewsHour takes a moment every week to bring you important stories happening beyond the Beltway. Here’s what we’re reading now.
Economy Jul 065 important takeaways from the June jobs report
The U.S. economy surpassed expectations in June, adding more jobs than expected even as the unemployment rate rose slightly to 4 percent.
Politics Jul 05Scott Pruitt resigns as head of EPA, Trump says
Scott Pruitt has resigned as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, President Donald Trump announced Thursday in a tweet.
Politics Jun 20Read Trump’s full executive order on family separation
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday that will stop the practice of separating children and parents detained at the U.S.-Mexico border while trying to enter the country illegally. Read it here.
Nation Jun 195 important stories that deserve more attention
Monsoon rains threaten Rohingya refugees, excessive video-game playing could be a mental health disorder and other stories we're reading now.
Politics Jun 14Read the full report on the FBI’s handling of the Clinton email probe
The Justice Department's inspector general released a 500-page report Tuesday that details for the first time how the FBI and then-director James Comey handled the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. Read…
Nation Jun 115 important stories that have nothing to do with the Trump-Kim summit
A dispute over which European country will accept new migrants, a closer look at suicide and other stories we're reading this week.
Nation May 225 important stories that have nothing to do with the Russia probe
Inside the world's worst humanitarian crisis, why we're seeing more mega rain storms and other stories we're reading now.
Nation May 155 important stories that have nothing to do with the royal wedding
Why Facebook is still struggling to control extremist content on its platform, what's changing about hotel and event security seven months after the deadly Las Vegas shooting, and other stories that got buried in last week's news.
Nation May 075 important stories you may have missed
These days, it’s hard to stop news from Washington, D.C., from flooding your news feed. We take a moment every week to bring you important stories beyond the White House and the Capitol. Here’s what we’re reading now.