PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Nov. 17, 2014

11/17/2014 | 52m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Tonight on the program, we examine the U.S. response to the execution of American aid worker Peter Kassig. Also: How a economist's ACA criticism may hurt the law, a look at military burn pits and whether they made soldiers sick, Sen. John McCain on his new book, a DEA investigation into the NFL's use of painkillers, and studying layers of Alaska's snow and ice to track climate change.

Aired: 11/17/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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