PBS NewsHour

Friday, August 16, 2013

08/16/2013 | 54m 37s

Tonight on the program, we examine the turmoil engulfing Egypt after much bloodshed. Also: Surveillance court can't stop NSA from violating privacy, examining Kepler's contribution to astronomy as its time fades, Ecuador exposes its rain forest to oil extradition efforts, Shields and Brooks analyze the week's news, and Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite show a different shade of blues.

Aired: 08/16/13

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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