PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Jan. 18, 2017

01/18/2017 | 53m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

Wednesday on the NewsHour, President Obama gives his final news conference, addressing the release of Chelsea Manning and his role in a new era of politics. Also: The Senate grills the president-elect's Cabinet picks, exciting yet elusive possibilities of nuclear fusion, gridlock around Trump Tower and the importance of long-term care for health problems.

Aired: 01/18/17

Expired: 02/17/17

Rating: NR

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