PBS NewsHour

Thursday, September 20, 2012

09/20/2012 | 5m 41s

Tonight on the program, we examine the turmoil in Northern Syria, where a Syrian fighter plane dropped a bomb on a gas station. Also: fundraising in the presidential campaigns, the melting of the ice caps causing Earth to lose its 'air conditioner', Thai shrimp companies exploiting its workers to sell cheap shrimp, the dangers of 'Bath Salts' drugs, and ancient papyrus suggesting Jesus had a wife.

Aired: 09/20/12

Expired: 10/20/12

Rating: NR

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