PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 23, 2016

08/23/2016 | 53m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Tuesday on the NewsHour, a roadside bomb in Afghanistan causes the first U.S. combat death since January. Also: a Louisiana parish president discusses flood damage; Jill Stein on what she sees as political corruption; Education Weekly considers corporal punishment in schools; why WikiLeaks is releasing personal information; scientists convert CO2 into rock and a new book on girls and sex.

Aired: 08/23/16

Expired: 09/22/16

Rating: NR

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