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PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 9, 2017

08/09/2017 | 54m 16s

Wednesday on the NewsHour, President Trump's comments on North Korea raise alarms in Asia and elsewhere, and prompt a threat on Guam from Pyongyang. Also: Steps the U.S. is taking to upgrade its own nuclear arsenal, how livestock breed antibiotic-resistant superbugs, a woman who brings health care to others in Somaliland and a new book from a woman who dared to drive in Saudi Arabia.

Aired: 08/09/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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