PBS NewsHour

Sep 01

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Aug 31

"They’re not trying to hijack aircraft, but they’re trying to get into the consciousness of people who are talking about anything from Nutella to the Ice Bucket Challenge."
Watch: “The mission of ISIS on social media”

"They’re not trying to hijack aircraft, but they’re trying to get into the consciousness of people who are talking about anything from Nutella to the Ice Bucket Challenge."

Watch: “The mission of ISIS on social media

Aug 29

"My family did not have to explain anything to me, because this was my third experience of war."

-Hana is 12 years old, and lives in Gaza. Read her story, and the personal accounts of other young Israelis and Palestinians.

Aug 28

Imagine grabbing a mosquito by the wings. Except the mosquito is in New York, and you’re working the controls from Los Angeles.

This is how to land on a comet as it hurls through space.

Aug 26

"I worry that once the marching stops, once the cameras leave Ferguson, that the American people will really forget this tragedy. And so one thing that we have to keep in mind is, is that for Dr. King and others during the civil rights movement, there were peaks, there were challenges."

After Michael Brown’s funeral, how does Ferguson begin repair?

Aug 25

"It’s interesting to see your biggest mistake and the consequences for that mistake turned into something that has such far-reaching impact."

-“Orange is the New Black” author Piper Kerman on how the Emmy-nominated show compares to her real life.

Aug 24

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A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit Northern California on Sunday, centered about nine miles south of the city of Napa.

A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit Northern California on Sunday, centered about nine miles south of the city of Napa.

Aug 23

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Aug 22

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