PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode May 18, 2017

05/18/2017 | 54m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Thursday on the NewsHour, President Trump claims to be the victim of a "witch hunt," as the Justice Department appoints a special counsel to investigate possible Russian ties. Also: What's at stake during Mr. Trump's first trip abroad, the choice in Iran's upcoming election, a comeback for a once-segregated neighborhood, defying the stigma of "women's work" and a professor’s take on white America.

Aired: 05/18/17

Expired: 06/17/17

Rating: NR

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