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Nation Nov 20Charles Manson, cult leader and convicted murderer, dies at 83
Charles Manson, who led a cult known as the “Manson Family” and was convicted of multiple murders, died Sunday at age 83 due to natural causes, the California Department of Corrections reported.
Politics Nov 15WATCH: Sen. Gillibrand, Rep. Speier introduce bill on sexual harassment
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., and Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., introduced a bill Wednesday aimed at preventing and responding to sexual harassment in Congress.
World Sep 20WATCH: Obama speaks at global health event
Former President Barack Obama spoke at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Goalkeepers event in New York on Wednesday to measure the progress of global health over the past 25 years.
World Sep 20WATCH LIVE: Day 2 of UN General Assembly debate
World leaders deliver speeches for a second day at the U.N. General Assembly in New York on Wednesday. You can watch them all here.
Nation Sep 07WATCH: Florida governor warns about ‘life-threatening’ Hurricane Irma
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has called for mandatory evacuations and federal help as Hurricane Irma headed toward his state Thursday.
Politics Sep 01WATCH: Jeff Sessions meets with law enforcement in Alabama
Attorney General Jeff Sessions will appear before the 30th annual Alabama Statewide Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee Conference in Orange Beach, Alabama Friday at 12 p.m. ET.
Nation Aug 16WATCH LIVE: Race and Racism in the Age of Trump | 2017 Hutchins Forum
Join PBS NewsHour's Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Henry Louis Gates Jr. as they host and moderate the 2017 Hutchins Forum on "Race and Racism in the Age of Trump."…
World Jul 31Will U.S. sanctions affect turmoil in Venezuela?
Politics Jul 27WATCH: Senate debates ‘skinny repeal’ of Affordable Care Act
1:59 a.m. : As news of the GOP “no” votes made their way outside the Capitol, protesters cheered. "They closed the vote!" pic.twitter.com/WQlAGjTdEu — Joshua Barajas (@Josh_Barrage) July 28, 2017…
Politics Jul 27WATCH LIVE: Vice President Pence to address health care, jobs and economy
Watch the speech live online here at the PBS NewsHour at 10:15 a.m. ET Thursday.