PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode August 25, 2017

08/25/2017 | 54m 9s | Video has closed captioning.

Friday on the NewsHour, Texas faces Hurricane Harvey, what might be the most powerful storm to hit the U.S. in more than a decade. Also: The growing controversy over what to do with Confederate monuments, Syrians attempting to rebuild their city, Shields and Brooks on the week's news and a novelist explains why fictional characters don't always have to be relatable.

Aired: 08/25/17

Expired: 09/24/17

Rating: NR

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