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PBS NewsHour 3m
LAPD had restricted the use of neckholds back in 1982. What led to this change in police policy? Cardiologist Dr. Richard Allen Williams recalls the unsettling phone call that he says made a difference.
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PBS NewsHour 35m
Two NASA astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an unprecedented test flight by SpaceX.
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PBS NewsHour 56m
A federal judge on Monday ruled that it is unconstitutional to deny Puerto Ricans living in the U.S. territory access to three federal welfare programs in a major decision cheered by many.
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PBS NewsHour 1h
House Democrats have subpoenaed four top aides to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, saying that the Trump administration is stonewalling their investigation into the firing of the State Department’s top independent watchdog earlier this year.
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PBS NewsHour 4h
James Baldwin is “the premier, probably the best interpreter of American democracy and race we have ever produced,” says .
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PBS NewsHour 4h
The Trump campaign is “back up running ads in Arizona, Florida, North Carolina and Georgia. They have bought about $6 million in ads for this week. Those are states that President Trump won last time...relatively easily,” says .
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PBS NewsHour 5h
“Camps provide more than just fun. Many serve low-income families, a group hurt especially hard during the pandemic, and children with special needs,” reports .
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PBS NewsHour 5h
“Microsoft released a statement confirming it would pursue discussions with TikTok's Chinese parent company, ByteDance, over the next few weeks, and vowed TikTok's American users' data would be transferred to and remain in the U.S.,” reports .
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PBS NewsHour 5h
Voters “have an opportunity to actually do some research, to get informed, contact the candidates, visit their website, make that decision and then mail it back. It's been a very popular thing here in the state of Utah,” says .
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PBS NewsHour 6h
“They put their numbers on paper, looked at the different proposals and what they would mean. Now, there isn't a deal yet, but Treasury Secretary Mnuchin told reporters that he thinks the White House is now open to a larger deal,” reports .
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PBS NewsHour Arts/CANVAS 6h
Former wrestling star Dwayne Johnson acquires XFL
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PBS NewsHour 7h
Zimbabwe’s military and police are arresting scores of opposition members and activists after authorities thwarted an anti-government protest last week, according to rights groups.
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PBS NewsHour 7h
Air pollution contributes to as many as 9 million premature deaths worldwide each year – twice as many as war, other violence, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined. via
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PBS NewsHour 7h
The deputy White House liaison for the U.S. Agency for International Development has been fired after posting a series of anti-LGBTQ tweets and complaining of anti-Christian bias by her now former colleagues.
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PBS NewsHour 8h
Have your finances been affected by the pandemic? The PBS NewsHour wants to hear from you. Please fill out our form:
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PBS NewsHour 8h
The House Oversight Committee has invited the new postmaster general to appear at a hearing next month to examine operational changes to the U.S. Postal Service that are causing delays in mail deliveries across the country.
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PBS NewsHour 8h
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PBS NewsHour 8h
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Why are so many people turning to James Baldwin's work in recent years? asks says he's the "best interpreter of American democracy, of race, we've ever produced."
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PBS NewsHour 8h
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How much is riding on Joe Biden's pick for his vice president? "It rarely does all that much good," says of the choice.
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PBS NewsHour 8h
As the election nears, Republicans appear to be struggling to keep a hold on some red states, tells .
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