PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode August 13, 2015

08/13/2015 | 54m 11s | Video has closed captioning.

Thursday on the NewsHour, the Islamic State claims responsibility for the deaths of more than 60 people in a Baghdad truck bombing. Also: California faces one of its worst fire seasons ever, how Puerto Rico’s debt burden is crippling its economy, the cultural shift that changed modern parenthood, a new perspective on the life of Ronald Reagan and looking to the night sky for a star-studded show.

Aired: 08/13/15

Expired: 09/13/15

Rating: NR

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