PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode September 20, 2018

Thursday on the NewsHour, Christine Blasey Ford's attorney says she would testify on her claims of sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh if terms are...

People start revealing things when they 'feel that you really care'

Telling a person's story is not unlike being a biologist, says Jay Allison. "You go out in the world and encounter actual life and you collect...

This researcher taught us how to resist temptation

Researcher Walter Mischel’s most famous contribution was the marshmallow test, a widely replicated experiment that explored the connection between...

When disaster strikes, Jose Andres brings hot food and hope

Celebrity chef Jose Andres has been on the ground in the Carolinas this week, helping victims of Hurricane Florence. As a "food first responder,"...

Contaminated Florence storm waters pose 'dire' threat, environmental group warns

Duke Energy said Thursday that three inactive coal ash basins in Goldsboro, North Carolina, are underwater after Hurricane Florence. The electric...

Yemen war's civilian casualties trigger questions on Capitol Hill about U.S. support role

War in Yemen has killed at least 10,000 people and endangered millions more. Now questions are being raised on Capitol Hill and inside the State...

Former Kavanaugh law clerk says allegation is 'the opposite of everything that I know'

Jennifer Mascott has known Brett Kavanaugh for more than a decade, after serving as his clerk during his first year on the U.S. Court of Appeals in...

Rep. Eshoo: Kavanaugh accuser doesn’t have a political bone in her body

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., was the first lawmaker whom Christine Blasey Ford contacted about her allegations against Brett Kavanaugh. Eshoo talks...

News Wrap: Heavy Florence flooding closes interstates as death toll rises

In our news wrap Thursday, the death toll from Hurricane Florence rose to 41, as the long and slow recovery continues in the Carolinas. Also, today...

Here’s how the FBI could probe the Kavanaugh allegations

Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who is accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault in high school, now says she might be...

Cardinal Dolan Announces Independent Review of Church Sex Abuse

Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan announced on Thursday that an independent review was underway into how the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York handles...

Demonstrators chant, 'We believe Anita Hill! We believe Dr. Blasey!'

Excerpt: About 100 demonstrators gathered on Capitol Hill to protest Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh has been accused of sexually...

ISIS returns to Iraq, and a town confronts a new wave of terror

In October 2017, Iraqi forces captured the town of Hawija from the Islamic State, taking back one of the militant group’s last remaining...

Political instability facilitates resurgence of Islamic State in Iraq

Last October, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared that the Islamic State had been defeated but last month, the group’s leader Abu Bakr...