PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode May 18, 2016

05/18/2016 | 53m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Wednesday on the NewsHour, the Obama administration orders sweeping overtime reforms. Also: The battle to drive the Islamic State from Libya, the new Veterans Affairs Department is plagued by old problems, what the presidential race means for November’s Congressional elections, why the Mount St. Helens eruption was a boon for biologists and how Mark Twain pioneered stand-up comedy.

Aired: 05/18/16

Expired: 06/17/16

Rating: NR

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