PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Dec. 29, 2016

12/29/2016 | 51m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

Thursday on the NewsHour, the Obama administration strikes back, issuing new sanctions on Russia for meddling in the U.S. Also: A Russian-brokered cease-fire in Syria, the global economic outlook of a newly tapped Trump adviser, how a California county is managing the growth of marijuana, the best movies and performances of 2016 and letters to Gwen Ifill from female journalists of color.

Aired: 12/29/16

Expired: 01/28/17

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Consumer Cellular, Leidos, Babbel, and Raymond James. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. …