PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Oct. 7, 2014

10/07/2014 | 54m 2s

Tuesday on the NewsHour, we examine the brutal treatment of women and children by the Islamic State. Also: the Supreme Court considers the religious right to grow a beard in prison, researchers who improved the LED light win a Nobel Prize, how voice-controlled phones distract drivers, a portrait best viewed from the sky and a senator’s call for more women to get involved in public life.

Aired: 10/07/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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