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Internet radicalization experts knew violence was brewing. What did they see?
Internet radicalization experts knew violence was brewing. What did they see?

While the events at the nation’s Capitol last week caught many by surprise, those who monitor extremism on the internet had already seen a rebellion brewing. Charlie Warzel is the New York Times Opini...

Published: 01/16/2021
American Reckoning – A PBS NewsHour Special Report
American Reckoning – A PBS NewsHour Special Report

Following the aftermath of the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol, “American Reckoning – A PBS NewsHour Special Report” looks at the economic and racial history that led to a political divide bet...

Published: 01/16/2021
WATCH LIVE: American Reckoning – A PBS NewsHour Special Report
WATCH LIVE: American Reckoning – A PBS NewsHour Special Report

Following the aftermath of the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol, “American Reckoning – A PBS NewsHour Special Report” will premiere on PBS stations nationwide on Friday, January 15, 2021, 9:00 –...

Published: 01/16/2021
PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan. 15, 2021
PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan. 15, 2021

Friday on the NewsHour, extraordinary security measures are put in place amid nationwide threats of violence as the presidential transfer of power approaches, we discuss President-elect Biden's plan t...

Published: 01/16/2021
Threats of violence in state capitols leaves the nation on edge
Threats of violence in state capitols leaves the nation on edge

The unprecedented show of military force to defend the peaceful transfer of power is not just taking place in Washington, D.C. The FBI says there are threats to all 50 state capitols, where there coul...

Published: 01/16/2021
After failed insurrection, an unprecedented show of force in the nation's capital
After failed insurrection, an unprecedented show of force in the nation's capital

The nation entered the weekend on edge about the coming presidential inauguration. Investigators are still delving unto the trauma that shook Washington, D.C. on Jan. 6, as authorities brace for what'...

Published: 01/16/2021
Meeting Trump's goal in Afghanistan, U.S. forces are reduced to lowest level since 2001
Meeting Trump's goal in Afghanistan, U.S. forces are reduced to lowest level since 2001

The U.S. Department of Defense announced Friday that military-force levels in Afghanistan are now at 2,500 service personnel -- the goal President Trump had set. This is the lowest number of American ...

Published: 01/16/2021
Biden promises major changes for vaccine distribution amid skyrocketing deaths
Biden promises major changes for vaccine distribution amid skyrocketing deaths

Editor's Note: In our interview, the guest, Dr. Peter Hotez, misspoke and said the U.S. could be facing 400,000 deaths a day by Inauguration Day. Dr. Hotez meant to say the total death toll in the U.S...

Published: 01/16/2021
PBS NewsHour live episode, Jan. 15, 2021
PBS NewsHour live episode, Jan. 15, 2021

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Published: 01/16/2021
Remembering 5 people who lost their lives to the pandemic
Remembering 5 people who lost their lives to the pandemic

As the nation nears 400,000 deaths from the coronavirus, we honor five people who lost their lives due to COVID-19. Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app: https://to.pbs.org/2Jb8twG Find more f...

Published: 01/16/2021
Brooks and Capehart on Trump's impeachment and Biden’s relief plan
Brooks and Capehart on Trump's impeachment and Biden’s relief plan

New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week in politics, including President Trump’s historic impeachment, the fallout ...

Published: 01/15/2021
WATCH: Amanda Gorman reads her poem, ‘The Miracle of Morning’
WATCH: Amanda Gorman reads her poem, ‘The Miracle of Morning’

Amanda Gorman is the youngest inaugural poet in memory. The 22-year-old from Los Angeles will read a poem at President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration next week. She follows other poets -- Maya Angelo...

Published: 01/15/2021
News Wrap: COVID-19 has killed more than 2 million people worldwide
News Wrap: COVID-19 has killed more than 2 million people worldwide

In our news wrap Friday, COVID-19 has now killed more than 2 million people worldwide since it emerged in China just over a year ago, White House says President Trump will depart Washington on the mor...

Published: 01/15/2021
Biden unveils $1.9 trillion plan to address crises on multiple fronts
Biden unveils $1.9 trillion plan to address crises on multiple fronts

President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled a major legislative package to address the twin health and economic crises now facing his administration. The $1.9 trillion plan would bolster funding fo...

Published: 01/15/2021
WATCH LIVE: Biden to outline national COVID-19 vaccination plans
WATCH LIVE: Biden to outline national COVID-19 vaccination plans

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Published: 01/15/2021
WATCH: Pence remembers Chuck Yeager at memorial service
WATCH: Pence remembers Chuck Yeager at memorial service

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Published: 01/15/2021
LISTEN LIVE: DOJ discusses criminal charges against Capitol attackers
LISTEN LIVE: DOJ discusses criminal charges against Capitol attackers

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Published: 01/15/2021
WATCH LIVE: Pelosi offers update ahead of Trump trial, Biden inauguration
WATCH LIVE: Pelosi offers update ahead of Trump trial, Biden inauguration

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Published: 01/15/2021
PBS NewsHour West live episode, Jan. 14, 2021
PBS NewsHour West live episode, Jan. 14, 2021

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Published: 01/15/2021
WATCH LIVE: Biden to announce COVID-19 economic recovery plan
WATCH LIVE: Biden to announce COVID-19 economic recovery plan

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Published: 01/15/2021
WATCH LIVE: We the Young People - Teen Inauguration Special on Thu. Jan. 14 at 7pm ET
WATCH LIVE: We the Young People - Teen Inauguration Special on Thu. Jan. 14 at 7pm ET

More young adults voted in the 2020 election than in any other election, according to the Center for Information & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE) at Tufts University. In the afterm...

Published: 01/15/2021
PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan. 14, 2021
PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan. 14, 2021

Thursday on the NewsHour, more arrests as investigations and calls for justice pick up after the Capitol riot that led to President Trump's second impeachment, Michigan's former governor is charged wi...

Published: 01/15/2021
Civil rights pioneer Ruby Bridges on activism in the modern era
Civil rights pioneer Ruby Bridges on activism in the modern era

In the 1960s, Ruby Bridges became the first African-American student to integrate into an entirely white public school system in New Orleans. She joins Charlayne Hunter-Gault, who followed in Bridges'...

Published: 01/15/2021
Investigations intensify in the wake of the Capitol riot as inauguration approaches
Investigations intensify in the wake of the Capitol riot as inauguration approaches

The timing of a Senate impeachment trial for President Trump remains up in the air, as authorities investigate potential threats during the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, who is planning a...

Published: 01/15/2021
Trump's last-minute policy moves could have deep, long-lasting impacts
Trump's last-minute policy moves could have deep, long-lasting impacts

As the days dwindle in the Trump administration, they are still issuing rules and regulations, sanctions and designations that could have impacts both abroad and at home, beyond the end of the adminis...

Published: 01/15/2021
With Trump leaving office, what is the GOP's future?
With Trump leaving office, what is the GOP's future?

The events at the Capitol, beginning with a violent mob and ending with the second impeachment of President Trump, have exposed deep rifts in the Republican Party. With Trump set to leave office, we d...

Published: 01/15/2021
Businesses begin backing away from Republicans after Capitol attack
Businesses begin backing away from Republicans after Capitol attack

Since last week's riot at the Capitol, more and more companies are cutting ties with Donald Trump, and dozens of corporations suspended political contributions to the 147 members of Congress who refus...

Published: 01/15/2021
Former Michigan governor charged for mishandling Flint water crisis
Former Michigan governor charged for mishandling Flint water crisis

Prosecutors in Michigan announced 41 criminal charges against nine former state and city officials Thursday in the Flint water crisis, including Michigan's former governor. Sandra Jones, executive dir...

Published: 01/15/2021
News Wrap: U.S. coronavirus deaths near 390,000
News Wrap: U.S. coronavirus deaths near 390,000

In our news wrap Thursday, coronavirus deaths in U.S. near 390,000, former Michigan officials charged in Flint water crisis, watchdog finds Justice Department knew President Trump’s border policy woul...

Published: 01/14/2021
WATCH: New York AG announces lawsuit against NYPD for civil rights abuses
WATCH: New York AG announces lawsuit against NYPD for civil rights abuses

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Published: 01/14/2021
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