PBS NewsHour

Thursday, December 1, 2011

12/01/2011 | 54m 9s

President Obama marks World Aids Day and says that the U.S. can "beat this disease." Also, talk with longtime Democratic Congressman Barney Frank after he announced he will not seek another term and Sec. of State Hillary Clinton makes a historic trip to Burma. Finally, we get a report on the health risks of airport body scanners and a journalist details the inner workings of Mexican drug cartels.

Aired: 12/01/11

Expired: 12/31/11

Rating: NR

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