PBS NewsHour

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

07/12/2011 | 51m 31s

Another blistering heat wave greeted millions of Americans as the hot weather broke a series of records and triggered warnings across the nation. Also, we look at the security fallout in Afghanistan after President Hamid Karzai's brother was murdered and examine the fresh scrutiny for Rupert Murdoch in Britain. Finally, debt talks creep along in Congress and we remember first lady Betty Ford.

Aired: 07/12/11

Expired: 08/11/11

Rating: NR

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