PBS NewsHour

Thursday, January 24, 2013

01/24/2013 | 54m 43s

Tonight on the program, we examine the removal of the U.S. Armed Services' long-standing ban against women in combat and how this affects the future of the military. Also: Sen. John Kerry breezes through his confirmation hearings for Secretary of State, asking if China's economy bubble burst, and Vice President Joe Biden held a Google+ hangout on the future of controlling gun violence.

Aired: 01/24/13

Expired: 02/23/13

Rating: NR

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