PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 11, 2016

08/11/2016 | 53m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Thursday on the NewsHour, Donald Trump blames Hillary Clinton and President Obama for the Islamic State’s rise. Also, U.S.-backed militia in Libya make gains against ISIS, we analyze Trump’s and Clinton’s tax plans, why the Taliban are surging in a key Afghan province, scientists try to prevent disease outbreaks, how a railroad track became a public park and the Olympic runner who writes poems.

Aired: 08/11/16

Expired: 09/10/16

Rating: NR

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