World Jun 28

A child looks out of a window as Syrian refugees prepare to return to Syria from the Lebanese border town of Arsal, Lebanon. Photo by Mohamed Azakir/Reuters
Hundreds of Syrians leave Lebanon for long-awaited reunions

Hundreds of displaced Syrians left Lebanon for their war-torn homeland Thursday in a repatriation that will reunite them with relatives they have not seen for years. But many of them also are leaving behind loved ones who are staying in…

Episode May 06

A combination photo shows adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, also known as Stormy Daniels speaking in New York City, and President Donald Trump speaking in Washington, Michigan. Photos by Brendan Mcdermid (L) and Joshua Roberts (R)/Reuters
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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode May 6, 2018

On this edition for Sunday, May 6, the issue of President Trump’s payment to adult film actress Stephanie Clifford continues to roil Washington, and lawmakers in Maine debate the impact of mandatory work requirements in exchange for aid. Also, a…

World May 06

Lebanon holds first general elections in 9 years

Tens of thousands of Lebanese cast their ballots Sunday in the first parliamentary elections in nine years, a vote that is being fiercely contested between rival groups backed by regional powers Iran and Saudi Arabia.

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