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Michael D. Regan is a Digital Editor for PBS NewsHour.
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Nation May 10Photographer known for images of bald eagles deported back to war zone
A Yemeni wildlife photographer specializing in images of bald eagles spent 22 years in the U.S. before he was deported in January to his country in the midst of civil war. Now, as stories like his recede from the news…
Nation Apr 18WATCH: Trump, coronavirus task force hold news briefing from the White House
President Trump and the White House coronavirus task force held a news briefing at 5 p.m. EST. Watch the briefing in the player above.
Nation Apr 05WATCH: Trump, White House coronavirus task force hold news briefing
President Trump and the White House coronavirus task force held a news briefing. Watch the briefing in the player above.
Politics Apr 04WATCH: Trump, White House coronavirus task force hold news briefing
President Trump and members of the White House coronavirus task force held a press briefing in the James S. Brady Briefing Room. Watch the briefing in the player above.
Science Mar 01Yosemite ‘firefall’ slows to a trickle amid drought
A natural spectacle called "firefall" happens each February in California's Yosemite National Park when light from the setting sun strikes the park's Horsetail Falls, making it look like it's ablaze with fire. But this year the waterfall slowed to a…
Arts Jan 25Lion dancer makes impact on Chinese Lunar New Year tradition
People around the world on Saturday celebrated the start of the Chinese Lunar New Year, marking the first day of the Year of the Rat, with many celebrations including the traditional "lion dance" to usher in good luck and fortune.
Arts Sep 08‘Four Weddings and a Funeral’ star Nikesh Patel on reimagining the rom-com
"Four Weddings and a Funeral" star Nikesh Patel, who plays Kash Khan in the Hulu series, says it was the show’s dedication to inclusion and new voices that attracted him to the project. NewsHour Weekend’s Pavni Mittal spoke with Patel…
Nation Jul 14Wisconsin dairy farmers are struggling to stay afloat
As Americans consume less milk and turmoil in international markets challenges the country's dairy industry, many dairy farmers are struggling to stay afloat. In 2018, more than 2,700 dairy farms in the U.S. went out of business, with nearly a…
Arts Jun 01Artist examines ‘The Architecture of Slavery’ in new project
In ‘We Have Made These Lands What They Are: The Architecture of Slavery,’ artist Keris Salmon examines the lives of enslaved people and the places they lived in the American South. Special correspondent Duarte Geraldino introduces us to the artist…
World May 12The Daily Show’s Desi Lydic goes ‘Abroad’ exploring gender equality
To explore gender equality, Desi Lydic, a correspondent for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, traveled to Iceland, Namibia and Spain for her new special ‘Desi Lydic: Abroad,’ which airs on Comedy Central on Monday.