PBS NewsHour full episode December 11, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: in the hot seat. Senators grill the Department of Justice top watchdog over his report on the Russia probe. Then: the Jersey City shooting — what we know so far about yesterday’s hours-long gun battle between two attackers and the police. Plus: Britain and […]

Ahead of election, British voters grapple with Brexit, division and distrust

JUDY WOODRUFF: Britain goes to the polls tomorrow in what’s billed as the most important general election since the end of World War II, and Brexit is at the heart of the election. Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson needs a clear majority in Parliament to force through a deal, which will enable Britain to leave […]

2 impeachment experts analyze the House Judiciary Committee’s case against Trump

And now back in the studio with me are two legal experts who’ve been watching the hearings all day with us. They are Sol Wisenberg. He was the deputy independent counsel during the Whitewater investigation, in which he personally conducted grand jury questioning of President Bill Clinton. And Frank Bowman, he is one of the […]

Itasca State Park Explores Histories Of Ghost Towns With Summer Tour Series

WEIMANN.>>>THERE ARE MANY OLD TOWNS SCATTERED THROUGHOUT MINNESOTA, AND WHILE THE COMMUNITIES HAVE BEEN WITHOUT PEOPLE FOR DECADES, ITASCA STATE PARK OFFICIALS ARE KEEPING SOME OF THEIR HISTORIES ALIVE WITH GUIDED TOURS. REPORTER SHIRELLE MOORE TELLS US ABOUT THE PAST OF A TOWN CALLED MALLARD.>>Reporter: COMING DOWN TO ITASCA STATE PARK CAN BE BE LIKE […]

Why Do You Love Your Family?

[MUSIC] Thank you to 23andMe for supporting PBS Digital Studios This is Harrison. Harrison’s favorite hobbies include pooping, peeing, not sleeping, and costing me a fair amount of money. Not exactly the number one qualities you go looking for in a friend. Yet, I knew he was the world’s most perfect human the instant I […]

When Hobbits Were Real

We’d like to thank Raycon wireless earphones for supporting PBS. In October 2004, our understanding of the human family tree was turned upside down. That’s when anthropologists reported that they’d discovered the bones of a tiny, unknown hominin, on the Indonesian island of Flores. This little creature stood only about a meter tall and had […]

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The Dinosaur On Your Dinner Table

Hey smart people, Joe here. This holiday season, I bet many of you are going to be sitting down with family and friends to celebrate. And I bet a lot of you are going to be eating some nice delicious… dinosaur! Birds are dinosaurs! But why is that? That’s what we’re going to talk about […]