PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour | Full Episode | Wednesday, August 20, 2014

08/20/2014 | 54m 5s

Wednesday on the NewsHour, we remember American journalist and NewsHour contributor James Foley, who was murdered by Islamic State militants. Also: a look at the humanitarian crisis in refugee camps along the Iraq-Syria border, local perspectives on the violent protests in Ferguson, keeping American manufacturing jobs from moving to China and new findings linked to arctic thawing.

Aired: 08/20/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Consumer Cellular, Leidos, Babbel, and Raymond James. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. …