• Partisan attacks over mask mandates, vaccines underscore deep divide over COVID

    Partisan attacks over mask mandates, vaccines underscore deep divide over COVID

    Jul 29, 2021 10:55 PM EDT

    ... already done everything they were asked to do. They were told to be vaccinated. They wouldn't have to wear a mask. Yamiche Alcindor: Partisan attacks underscore just how deeply divided the country remains, as the nation scrambles to contain the virus. For the "PBS NewsHour," I'm Yamiche Alcindor.

  • Simone Biles embodies both the aspirations and struggles of Black America

    Simone Biles embodies both the aspirations and struggles of Black America

    Jul 28, 2021 10:35 PM EDT

    ... to actually making real progress here, and getting past the stigma of talking about mental health or mental health itself as some kind of weakness. Yamiche Alcindor: And, Harry, in the 30 seconds we have left here, talk a bit about that generational difference. Kavitha really did talk about this ...

  • U.S. military leaders worried Trump might attempt a coup to stay in power, new book claims

    U.S. military leaders worried Trump might attempt a coup to stay in power, new book claims

    Jul 15, 2021 10:45 PM EDT

    ... Milley and others breathe a sigh of relief on January 20 that it went off peacefully. Judy Woodruff: And, as you are reporting and as Yamiche has reported, the president continues to make these claims that he won the election. Yamiche Alcindor at the White House, Nick Schifrin, thank you ...

  • Britney Spears can now hire her own counsel — for the first time in 13 years

    Britney Spears can now hire her own counsel — for the first time in 13 years

    Jul 14, 2021 10:30 PM EDT

    ... country, that too often results in you losing the right to do everything. Yamiche Alcindor: Well, this is an extraordinary case. We're going to, of course, keep following it. Thank you so much, Ronan Farrow and Jonathan Martinis, for joining us. We really appreciate it. Ronan Farrow: Thanks, Yamiche.

  • Texas Dems encouraging federal takeover of elections, GOP Rep. Taylor says

    Texas Dems encouraging federal takeover of elections, GOP Rep. Taylor says

    Jul 13, 2021 10:50 PM EDT

    ... legitimately elected? Rep. Van Taylor: Well, it comes down to the basic question of, how much voter fraud is too much? And I think any... Yamiche Alcindor: But there's no massive voter fraud. Rep. Van Taylor: Well, I -- and, look, unfortunately, in my experience, and -- in the Texas legislature ...

  • Dems in Congress lack 'sense of urgency' on voting rights, NAACP president says

    Dems in Congress lack 'sense of urgency' on voting rights, NAACP president says

    Jul 13, 2021 10:45 PM EDT

    ... hold ourself out as being a leading democracy by allowing democracy to be subverted at the hands of this administration, this Senate or this Congress. Yamiche Alcindor: Well, do you see a way for some sort of voting legislation to pass, if it's not a change to the filibuster ...

  • Who assassinated the Haitian president, and why? Here's what we know so far

    Who assassinated the Haitian president, and why? Here's what we know so far

    Jul 07, 2021 10:55 PM EDT

    ... into chaos. And that might, in turn, open the gates for another U.N. intervention. And we are back to where we were in 2004. Yamiche Alcindor: And with only a few seconds left here, there are only 10 elected officials left in Haiti. They're all senators. There are ...

  • The 'substantial blow' to the Trump Organization and what it could mean for Trump

    The 'substantial blow' to the Trump Organization and what it could mean for Trump

    Jul 01, 2021 10:40 PM EDT

    ... criminal activity. So there's a lot to be seen in the four months that we still have to go in this grand jury term. Yamiche Alcindor: And in the 10 seconds that we have left here, talk a bit about where this might go next. I know, as a ...

  • Why New York City's mayoral race has taken a chaotic turn

    Why New York City's mayoral race has taken a chaotic turn

    Jun 30, 2021 10:35 PM EDT

    ... real conversations, especially depending on who is victorious whenever we get these ballots. It depends on whether or not their opponents actually raise claims of fraud or just inconsistencies. Yamiche Alcindor: Incompetence, not fraud, we will keep that going and think -- and keep that in mind. Christina Greer: Thanks, Yamiche.

  • Understanding the bipartisan infrastructure bill and the fight for reconciliation

    Understanding the bipartisan infrastructure bill and the fight for reconciliation

    Jun 24, 2021 10:55 PM EDT

    Yamiche Alcindor: Well, that is the big question. And it's the question that I put to the president today when he held that impromptu press conference at the White House in the East Room. And I told -- I asked the president, what does this mean for voting rights or ...