PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Oct. 17, 2014

10/17/2014 | 54m 35s

Tonight on the program, we take a look at the new "Ebola Czar" named by the Obama administration, Ron Klain, and the responsibilities ahead of him. Also: Boko Haram and the NIgerian government strike a ceasefire, tracking killer comets before they strike, exploring Sonia Sotomayor's Supreme Court disruptions and breakthroughs and Mark Shields and Michael Gerson analyze the week's political news.

Aired: 10/17/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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