PBS NewsHour

Monday, January 6, 2014

01/06/2014 | 54m 27s | Video has closed captioning.

Tonight on the program, we take a look at a polar vortex descending on the U.S. and talk to two Midwest mayors about confronting the freezing weather. Also: What role the U.S. should play about al-Qaida in Iraq, the debate over emergency benefit extensions for long-term unemployed, Alzheimer's researchers seek better prevention and new tech at the Consumer Electronics Show.

Aired: 01/06/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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