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PBS NewsHour - Full Show

Listen to the PBS NewsHour program in its entirety, including updates, in-depth reports, interviews and analysis, all featuring our senior correspondents. (Updated daily)
PBS NewsHour - Full Show

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Listen to the complete PBS NewsHour, specially formatted as a podcast. Published each night by 9 p.m., our full show includes every news segment, every interview, and every bit of analysis as our television broadcast. Is this not what you're looking for? Don't miss our other podcasts for our individual segments, Shields and Brooks, Politics Monday, Brief but Spectacular, and more. Find them in iTunes or in your favorite podcasting app.

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May 17, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 18, 2019 53:41

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Friday on the NewsHour, crowds in Hong Kong protest a law that allows extradition of suspected criminals to China. Plus: A sexual abuse scandal rocks Ohio State, what investigation into California’s deadly Camp Fire reveals about its cause, an interview with 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, the political analysis of Shields and Brooks and saying goodbye to an HBO hit.

May 16, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 16, 2019 54:59

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Thursday on the NewsHour, an interview with Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren about her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. Plus: Sen. Rick Scott on political gridlock over disaster relief funding, persistent water shortages in South Africa, how Gen Z is adjusting to the workforce, accountability for philanthropic contributions and battling sexual assault among the Navajo.

May 15, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 16, 2019 53:43

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, President Trump returns to the issue of immigration with a proposal for system reform. Meanwhile, state legislatures pursue new abortion laws, artists use imagery of natural disasters to educate, a lawsuit over the prices of generic drugs, an interview with former Justice John Paul Stevens and an educational program that uses classical music to calm stressed children.

May 14, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 14, 2019 54:15

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, tensions between the U.S. and Iran continue to rise amid an attack by Yemeni rebels in which Iran may have been involved. Plus: U.S. concerns about Chinese telecommunications company Huawei, what the Teamsters think of Trump’s trade war with China, an interview with 2020 Democrat Rep. Tim Ryan, a new approach to teaching math and author Jared Diamond’s latest book.

May 13, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 13, 2019 51:15

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Monday on the NewsHour, China imposes tariffs on U.S. goods in retaliation for tariffs President Trump levied Friday. Plus: Trump welcomes Hungary’s right-wing prime minister to the White House, issues on the 2020 campaign trail, Politics Monday with Tamara Keith and Amy Walter, a brutal regime of torture in Syria, a play that recreates life in a crowded refugee camp and the value of team sports.

May 12, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

May 12, 2019 25:00

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On this edition for Sunday, May 12, rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran, Venezuelans fleeing crisis are seeking asylum in Texas, and a trip to the musical forest where wood for the famed Stradivarius instruments was sourced. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

May 11, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

May 11, 2019 25:02

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On this edition for Saturday, May 11, more funding for the border as the U.S. takes rare steps to crack down on overcrowding and undocumented immigrants, Kurdish control in Syria is threatened by U.S. troop withdrawal, and a philanthropic group uses nontraditional methods to fight atrocities in Uganda. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

May 10, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 11, 2019 53:59

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May 9, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 10, 2019 54:15

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Thursday on the NewsHour, the occurrence of another school shooting intensifies the debate about safety in the classroom. Plus: IPO values for ride-share companies, why some sports stars shun President Trump, an interview with House Judiciary Committee Chair Jerry Nadler about the standoff over the Mueller report, how the Netherlands is reducing waste and “To Kill a Mockingbird” on Broadway.

May 8, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 9, 2019 53:40

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May 7, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 8, 2019 54:30

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders talks about his policies and 2020 campaign. Plus: The release of journalists imprisoned in Myanmar for reporting on persecution of the Rohingya, why prosecutors say the Mueller report indicates President Trump obstructed justice, unconventional ideas for funding college and rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China.

May 6, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 7, 2019 53:53

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May 5, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

May 5, 2019 24:57

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On this edition for Sunday, May 5, rocket attacks and airstrikes in a renewed Israel-Gaza conflict, the battle between the legislative and executive branches over the Mueller report, why an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to grow, and musician Joe Jackson celebrates his 40th anniversary tour. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

May 4, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

May 4, 2019 25:00

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On this edition for Saturday, May 4, the standoff over transition of power in Venezuela continues, North Korea launches short range projectiles, the toll managing offensive content takes on Facebook moderators, and singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco reflects on her decades-long career and her new memoir. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

May 3, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 4, 2019 52:10

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May 2, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 2, 2019 54:39

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Thursday on the NewsHour, House Democrats threaten to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress after he skips a scheduled hearing on the Mueller report. Plus: Sexual assault in the military, Uber's data-based business model, a film about children in Ukraine’s war zone, political upheaval in Baltimore, a book on Native American life and a brief but spectacular take on theater.

May 1, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 1, 2019 54:03

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, Attorney General William Barr testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee in a hearing about the Mueller report that grew contentious at times. Plus: Analysis and political response to Barr’s Senate committee appearance, what’s next for Venezuela's opposition, a Facebook overhaul, at home with a congressional freshman and NASA’s plan to return to the moon.

April 30, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

May 1, 2019 54:34

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, the political power struggle in Venezuela intensifies as opposition leader Juan Guaido calls for the military to turn against Nicolas Maduro. Plus: What’s next for Venezuela amid the Maduro-Guaido political standoff, a new congressional infrastructure plan, changing how students learn to read, violence against houses of worship, and our Now Read This book club.

April 29, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 29, 2019 54:14

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Monday on the NewsHour, responding to another deadly incident of apparent domestic terror at a U.S. synagogue, this time in California. Plus: Democratic 2020 candidates launch new policy proposals on the campaign trail, an interview with candidate Sen. Cory Booker, Politics Monday, searching for the disappeared in Colombia, producer T Bone Burnett and remembering director John Singleton.

April 28, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 28, 2019 24:58

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On this edition for Sunday, April 28, a community tries to heal after the deadly shooting at a California synagogue, Jeff Greenfield adds his perspective on the Democratic field and money in politics, and women in Peru say a government family planning policy caused them to be sterilized without their consent. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

April 27, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 27, 2019 25:00

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On this edition for Saturday, April 27, at least one person was killed and three were injured during a shooting at a San Diego area synagogue, and Italy's new law pushes some migrants to take a dangerous journey through the Alps in search of a better life. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

April 26, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 26, 2019 53:43

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Friday on the NewsHour, the U.S. is facing its worst outbreak of the highly contagious measles virus since it was considered eliminated in 2000. Plus: Resolving migrant family separations, political scandal in Baltimore, how a Saudi woman fought her country's ban on female drivers, Shields and Brooks on the week in politics and a look at a TV series based on Victor Hugo’s “Les Miserables.”

April 25, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 25, 2019 55:06

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Thursday on the NewsHour, former Vice President Joe Biden officially enters the 2020 presidential race. Plus: Analyzing Biden's candidacy, especially in the context of race and gender, newsrooms document a widespread problem of police misconduct, the current status and strength of ISIS, Louisiana wonders if its business tax breaks are paying off, the emotions of chimpanzees and Gloria Steinem.

April 24, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 24, 2019 55:06

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, the Mueller report confirmed sweeping Russian meddling in the 2016 election, but the Trump administration downplays the threat to 2020 election integrity. Plus: Rohingya refugees still can’t return home to Myanmar, how voters nationwide feel about fallout from the Mueller report, litigation for an opioid distributor, sex abuse in the Boy Scouts and governing Antarctica.

April 23, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 24, 2019 54:28

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, the death toll in Sri Lanka's Sunday bombings surpasses 300. Plus: The Supreme Court considers whether the census can ask about citizenship, how defiance by the president’s advisers protected him, why Democrats are divided on impeachment, a killing sparks fears of more violence in Northern Ireland, frustrated teachers on the brink and a newly revealed slave narrative.

April 22, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 23, 2019 54:38

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Monday on the NewsHour, suicide bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday kill at least 290 people. Also, Ukraine elects a political satirist as its next president, Mueller report fallout, 2020 Democrats on impeachment, Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on the week in politics, a book about countering extremism, an unusual view of melting Arctic ice and a humble opinion on the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral.

April 21, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 21, 2019 26:35

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On this edition for Sunday, April 21, more than 200 people were killed in Sri Lanka in a coordinated terrorist attack by suicide bombers in churches and hotels. Also, the creator of the “Cathy” comic strip chronicles the ups and downs of the next chapter in life, and a filmmaker uses home movies to tell the hidden stories of American cities. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York

April 20, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 20, 2019 26:37

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On this edition for Saturday, April 20, a look at what has changed on the 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shootings, the fallout continues from special counsel Robert Mueller's report, and after decades of political strife and conflict Iraq's capital city of Baghdad is seeing an emerging art scene. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

April 19, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 20, 2019 55:38

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Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump blasts former advisers who told the special counsel’s team he had tried to hinder their investigation. Plus: Russian reaction to the Mueller report, analyzing Mueller’s legal arguments, fighting rheumatic heart disease in Rwanda, uprisings in Algeria and Sudan, Shields and Brooks discuss the fallout from the Mueller report and the new film “The Chaperone.”

April 18, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 18, 2019 53:22

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Thursday on the NewsHour, Attorney General William Barr releases a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on possible cooperation between Russian government operatives and members of President Trump’s 2016 campaign. Plus: Legal and political analysis of the Mueller report, as well as how the report is being received abroad.

April 17, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 18, 2019 54:31

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, French President Emmanuel Macron sets an ambitious timeline for rebuilding Notre Dame after a devastating fire. Plus: Nick Schifrin talks to National Security Advisor John Bolton about U.S. policy on Cuba, Venezuela and North Korea, remembering Columbine 20 years later, U.S. drone missions over Niger, the risks of booming Antarctic tourism and a legendary comic pair.

April 16, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 17, 2019 54:34

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, a fire at Paris' Notre Dame Cathedral is out, but devastation remains. Plus: A rare interview with Russian businessman and reported Putin ally Oleg Deripaska, how climate change is changing life in the African Sahel, a medical delivery breakthrough in Rwanda, David Brooks on emerging from loneliness, gardening with an acclaimed landscape designer and pets of the homeless.

April 15, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 15, 2019 53:49

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Monday on the NewsHour, fire engulfs the historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Also: Violent weather rips through parts of the South, the response to President Trump's attacks on Rep. Ilhan Omar, Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang describes his policy proposals, the week ahead on Politics Monday, a comeback victory by Tiger Woods, and Yo-Yo Ma on the power of culture.

April 14, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 14, 2019 25:02

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On this edition for Sunday, April 14, the field of Democrats widens as Indiana's Pete Buttigieg enters the 2020 presidential race, Peru changes its permit policy for Venezuelans seeking refuge, and miniature horses are being used for therapy. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

April 13, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 13, 2019 25:01

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On this edition for Saturday, April 13, the search for the last known slave ship to reach the U.S, a look at Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's tour of four South American countries, and a Broadway play about one woman’s personal exploration of the U.S. Constitution. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

April 12, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 12, 2019 53:46

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Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump announces a series of moves intended to boost development of new high-speed mobile networks. Plus: How Democratic presidential candidates view the idea of slavery reparations, Shields and Brooks on the week in politics, a new book about Barbara Bush and celebrating the life and career of country superstar Loretta Lynn.

April 11, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 12, 2019 55:35

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Thursday on the NewsHour, the arrest of Julian Assange renews questions about government secrecy and transparency. Plus: The implications of Julian Assange’s arrest, a successful coup in Sudan, rebuilding in the Florida Keys after Hurricane Irma and in the Midwest after major floods, how Americans are handling tax law changes and a brief but spectacular take on the gig economy in a rural area.

April 10, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 11, 2019 54:18

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, Benjamin Netanyahu secures a fifth term as Israel's prime minister, after a closely contested election. Plus: Astronomers release the first photograph of a black hole, how melting ice in Antarctica could affect coastal communities worldwide, supporting survivors of Mozambique’s recent cyclone, a measles outbreak, Brexit drama and a Kenyan folk singer’s American dream.

April 9, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 10, 2019 54:33

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, Attorney General William Barr appears before Congress and discusses what he might release from the special counsel’s report. Plus: Israel votes in its most competitive election in years, the global rise of hate speech and how to address it, mental health challenges for seniors in long-term care, supporters of Brexit are losing faith and the NCAA men’s basketball champions.

April 8, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 8, 2019 53:52

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Monday on the NewsHour, Homeland Security Sec. Kirstjen Nielsen is forced to resign, as President Trump seeks an even tougher stance on immigration. Plus: What the Homeland Security staff shakeup means for immigration policy, Trump pressures Iran, Israel prepares to vote, the latest from the 2020 Democratic field, Politics Monday and acclaimed biographer Robert Caro on how he does what he does.

April 7, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 7, 2019 24:59

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On this edition for Sunday, April 7, Rwanda is trying to build a new national identity 25 years after the country’s genocide, a look at whether the electoral college can be changed, and how the oil and natural gas industry is creating what may be only a temporary youth employment boom in West Virginia. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York

April 6, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Apr 6, 2019 24:59

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On this edition for Saturday, April 6, President Trump continues his push against immigration, children of undocumented Haitians are stateless after the Dominican Republic revokes birthright citizenship, and a new museum in Dundee, Scotland highlights the country's contributions to design. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

April 5, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 5, 2019 53:52

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Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump visits California's border with Mexico, reiterating his stance on immigration but steering clear of threats to stop crossings completely. Plus, how strong is the U.S. economy, one-on-one with Rep. Jerry Nadler, the Rwandan genocide 25 years on, life near the San Diego-Mexico border, analysis from Shields and Brooks, plus Hozier finds hope in uncertain times.

April 4, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 5, 2019 54:40

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Thursday on the NewsHour, members of the Mueller team reportedly express concerns about the attorney general’s interpretation of their report. Plus: Indications that a faulty sensor may have caused the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jet, Syria after the fall of ISIS, NATO at 70, helping sick kids take care of themselves, the film “Hotel Mumbai” and a brief but spectacular take on music and isolation.

April 3, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 4, 2019 54:02

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, why the U.S. relationship with NATO ally Turkey is becoming increasingly tense -- and how Russia is involved. Plus: Chicago elects its first black female mayor, who is also openly gay, what controversy over Joe Biden’s interactions with women says about social norms and how penguins illustrate the effects of climate change on the Antarctic Peninsula.

April 2, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 2, 2019 54:34

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, the Senate considers a change to how it approves nominees for federal courts and critical administration positions, but the idea is not without controversy. Plus: climate change drives Honduran farmers to migrate north, Puerto Rico struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria, an unusual children’s literacy program, baseball economics and college students facing hunger.

April 1, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Apr 2, 2019 54:13

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Monday on the NewsHour, the Trump administration plans to cut U.S. aid to three Central American countries. Plus: What happens to Honduran migrants to the U.S. who get deported, House committees prepare to issue subpoenas, a political challenge for Joe Biden, Politics Monday analyzes the 2020 Democratic campaign field, the death of a rap legend, a book on an Irish murder and religion in humor.

March 31, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 31, 2019 25:01

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On this edition for Sunday, March 31, a Customs and Border Patrol agent staffing crunch intensifies as more migrants arrive, what the northward push of Florida’s mangroves means for the future of coastal ecosystems and an in-depth conversation about the legal issues facing the Sackler family and Purdue Pharma. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 30, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 30, 2019 27:17

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On this edition for Saturday, March 30, the State Department announced that it is cutting direct aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, we continue our series “Fleeing Home” about why Hondurans are leaving and what happens to those who stay behind and an actor has emerged as the front runner in Ukraine’s presidential elections. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 29, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 30, 2019 53:14

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Friday on the NewsHour, Parliament rejects Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal for a third time, perpetuating the UK’s deep divisions and uncertainty about what's next. Plus: Courts weigh in on the political debate over health care, the violence driving Central Americans north, political analysis from Shields and Brooks and a singer-songwriter shares her personal experiences through music.

March 28, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 29, 2019 53:54

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Thursday on the NewsHour, immigration officials along the southwestern U.S. border are overwhelmed by an influx of families and unaccompanied children seeking asylum. Plus, attempting to negotiate peace with the Taliban, a new lawsuit against opioid manufacturers, the week in politics, Generation Z goes to college, our March book club author and a brief but spectacular take on family.

March 27, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 27, 2019 54:04

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, questions persist about Boeing's 737 MAX jets and the aviation manufacturer's relationship with the FAA. Plus: Congress and the president gear up for policy debates on health care, family leave and climate change, reducing carbon dioxide, where the United Kingdom stands on Brexit, a new book on Chief Justice John Roberts and using theater to process the trauma of war.

March 26, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 27, 2019 54:01

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, a battle over the Mueller report divides Congress along party lines. Plus: Discussion of what should come next for the Mueller report with Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., and former U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, the Supreme Court takes up redistricting, the global fight against tuberculosis, preventing suicide among youth and Reba McEntire returns to her country roots.

March 25, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 25, 2019 53:36

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Monday on the NewsHour, Republicans say the Mueller report exonerates President Trump, as Democrats insist the full report must be shared with Congress and the public. Plus: Analyzing the Mueller report with Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., and Kellyanne Conway, how Russia intervened in U.S. elections, legal analysis of the Barr summary, the latest on Brexit and Roger Rosenblatt on reacting to the news.

March 24, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 24, 2019 24:58

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On this edition for Sunday, March 24, the Justice Department reports that Mueller's investigation did not find Russia-Trump collusion during the 2016 presidential election, and what Congress members will do next. Also, a crossroads of faith between Moscow and the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 23, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 23, 2019 24:59

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On this edition for Saturday, March 23, the latest on the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report, novelist Don Winslow talks about America's war on drugs and his book "The Border," and international acts flock to Haiti's jazz festival. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 22, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 23, 2019 53:19

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Friday on the NewsHour, special counsel Robert Mueller delivers his report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election to Attorney General William Barr. Also, what we know about the Mueller report so far, Shields and Brooks analyze what happens next, how the Midwest is coping with major flooding, why ISIS will continue to be a threat after the fall of the caliphate and more.

March 21, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 22, 2019 54:04

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Thursday on the NewsHour, Mozambique's crisis grows dire amid a food shortage. Plus, political disarray in the UK continues over Brexit, a major shift in U.S. policy on the Golan Heights, understanding how Americans can dislike government while still relying on it, free speech on college campuses, cooking for the Persian new year and a brief but spectacular take on inclusivity in Hollywood.

March 20, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 21, 2019 53:47

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, parts of Mozambique remain underwater and in crisis after a tropical cyclone that killed at least 300. Plus: A groundbreaking treatment for postpartum depression, former U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, the Supreme Court takes up the Curtis Flowers case, Uganda fears Congo’s Ebola outbreak, an interview with Gov. Jay Inslee and how El Paso residents view a border wall.

March 19, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 20, 2019 54:00

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, Mozambique reels from a devastating cyclone that killed hundreds. Plus, President Trump meets with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, one on one with HUD Secretary Ben Carson, new ISIS threats after the fall of the caliphate, war crimes in Syrian prisons, a book on diplomacy with Russia and how these high school students are reacting to the college admissions scandal.

March 18, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 19, 2019 54:42

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Monday on the NewsHour, New Zealand’s government vows stricter gun control in the aftermath of Friday’s mass shootings. Plus: Flooding in the Midwest, how social media handled the New Zealand tragedy, more questions about the safety of Boeing 737 MAX planes, President Trump’s recent Twitter attacks, 2020 campaign updates, Politics Monday, women in country music and brief but spectacular.

March 17, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 17, 2019 22:23

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On this edition for Saturday, March 17, tributes pour in for the victims of the New Zealand terror attack, a look at how tidal currents are being harnessed to create power in Scotland, and what the earth beneath the oceans teaches us about climate change. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in New York

March 16, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 16, 2019 22:21

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On this edition for Saturday, March 16, New Zealand mourns those killed in Friday’s terror attacks, a conversation about the media's responsibilities, technology, and terrorism, designing accessible fashion for people with disabilities, and a wheelchair made with 3D printing that can manage mountain trails. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 15, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 16, 2019 53:31

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Friday on the NewsHour, terror unfolds in New Zealand as a gunman opens fire at mosques holding Friday prayers, killing at least 49. Plus: The horrific attacks in New Zealand in the broader global context of rising racism, a big week for the 2020 Democratic presidential field, political analysis from Shields and Brooks, capturing forgotten history via photograph and a new artistic use for crayons.

March 14, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 15, 2019 54:12

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Thursday on the NewsHour, the Senate votes to cancel President Trump's declaration of a national emergency over immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border, with 12 Republicans defying Trump. Plus: Remembering Sen. Birch Bayh, British Parliament votes to delay Brexit, the fallout from a college admissions scandal, a pop-up business school, measuring air pollution and an opinion on digital privacy.

March 13, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 14, 2019 54:36

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, the FAA changes course and bans Boeing 737 MAX jetliners from flying, based on new information about an Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday. Plus: Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort adds three-and-a-half more years to his federal prison sentence, the long struggle for peace in Afghanistan, why asbestos is still being used and an unexpected type of therapy.

March 12, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 13, 2019 54:19

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, the British Parliament rejects Prime Minister Theresa May’s amended deal for Brexit, throwing the UK’s impending EU departure into question. Plus, analysis of the drama around Brexit, more Boeing planes are grounded due to safety concerns, the experience of migrants requesting asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border, a bombshell college admissions scandal and That Moment When.

March 11, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 12, 2019 53:56

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Monday on the NewsHour, investigators look to determine the cause of an Ethiopian Airlines crash in which 157 people were killed. Plus, President Trump releases his proposed 2020 budget, an on-the-ground look at what migrant families encounter at the Arizona border, an update on candidates for the 2020 presidential election, Politics Monday, a fantasy novel and a humble opinion on failure.

March 10, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 10, 2019 22:23

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On this edition for Sunday, March 10, the latest on Sunday's deadly crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight, Republican strategist Frank Luntz on the political divide, Utah's Moab Musical Festival, and the legacy of Memphis-based Stax Records at a music academy for young people. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York

March 9, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 9, 2019 22:22

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On this edition for Saturday, March 9, following the money involved in illegal crossings and migrant smuggling on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border, digging into the ocean’s past to make the future healthier, and Great Lakes’ cities are facing a water pricing crisis. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 8, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 9, 2019 53:31

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Friday on the NewsHour, an unusually light federal sentence for former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort sparks outcry and debate over criminal justice disparities. Also, the U.S. women’s national soccer team sues for gender discrimination, signs North Korea may be resuming nuclear operations, Shields and Gerson on the week in politics, embracing classical music and experimental archaeology.

March 7, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 8, 2019 54:25

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Thursday on the NewsHour, House Democrats draft a resolution condemning bigotry in response to a firestorm over remarks made by Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn. Plus: The growing U.S. trade deficit, Ireland and its British neighbor prepare for Brexit, a spike in horse fatalities sparks scrutiny of the racing industry, growing up without cash and a brief but spectacular take on juvenile corrections.

March 6, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 7, 2019 54:01

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, a one-on-one interview with Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, about diverging from her party and the president. Plus: what’s in a sweeping public lands bill passed by Congress, how Saudi Arabia’s watchful eye looms over Saudi students in the U.S., uncovering sexual misconduct in the sciences, a novel about child migrants and a humble opinion on the risks of pursuing joy.

March 5, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 6, 2019 54:22

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, authorities in eastern Alabama’s tornado-stricken Lee County wrap up rescue operations and work to support the residents left homeless. Plus: A report on immigration from on the ground at the U.S.-Mexico border, the unusually close relationship between Fox News and the Trump White House, analyzing the measles outbreak and That Moment When with the "Free Solo" filmmakers.

March 4, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 5, 2019 54:16

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Monday on the NewsHour, the aftermath of tornadoes that tore through the southeastern U.S. over the weekend, killing at least 23. Also, opposition leader Juan Guaido returns to Venezuela, Politics Monday with Tamara Keith and Amy Walter, how to change hostage negotiation, photo conservation at the Art Institute of Chicago and a brief but spectacular take on demanding respect in the face of racism.

March 3, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 3, 2019 22:26

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On this edition for Sunday, March 3, the U.S. and South Korea announce they will scale back joint “war game” exercises, a centuries-long dispute continues between Greece and Britain over the rightful place of the Parthenon marbles, California’s dying Salton Sea has become a haven for artists, and author Amy Westervelt. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 2, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Mar 2, 2019 22:26

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On this edition for Saturday, March 2, President Trump delivers his longest speech ever at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule ushers a new era in American space flight, and political instability in Libya becomes fertile ground for ISIS to regroup. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

March 1, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 2, 2019 53:31

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Friday on the NewsHour, multiple news outlets report that President Trump ordered staff to grant son-in-law Jared Kushner his top-secret security clearance over the objections of intelligence officials. Plus, why climate change is worse than we thought -- and how we can slow it, the political analysis of Shields and Brooks, a new film about Michael Jackson and a Sam Shepard theater classic.

February 28, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Mar 1, 2019 54:17

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Thursday on the NewsHour, a high-stakes summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ends abruptly, with no agreement reached on the meeting’s objectives. Plus, where U.S.-North Korea relations go after Hanoi, what Cohen says about how the president runs his business, legal trouble for Israel’s prime minister, gun control momentum, health care, inequality and a remembrance.

February 27, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 28, 2019 54:26

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, Michael Cohen testifies before the House Oversight Committee on a wide variety of topics related to President Trump, as the president meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a landmark Hanoi summit. Plus, expert analysis of Cohen's appearance, and how U.S.-North Korea policy has evolved since June's historic Singapore meeting between Trump and Kim.

February 26, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 27, 2019 54:19

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, Capitol Hill has a very busy day as the House pushes a vote to nullify the president's national emergency declaration and Michael Cohen testifies before a Senate committee. Plus: Trump and Kim Jong Un meet in Vietnam, tensions escalate between India and Pakistan, congressional hearings on child separations at the border and drug prices, a divided NATO and Meg Wolitzer.

February 25, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 26, 2019 54:08

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Monday on the NewsHour, a historic Vatican summit on clerical sex abuse concludes with an ambitious call to action from Pope Francis. Plus: Violence continues in Venezuela over access to foreign aid, the reaction to a proposed Title X change on federal funding for family planning, a Vote 2020 update, Politics Monday, reviewing the Academy Awards and a brief but spectacular take on “eloquent rage.”

February 24, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Feb 24, 2019 24:58

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On this edition for Sunday, Feb. 24, a standoff on Venezuela’s border blocks humanitarian aid, scientists rate Hollywood’s portrayal of climate change on Oscar day, and newly-digitized materials from Louis Armstrong's archives are helping to carry his legacy to new generations of musicians. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

February 23, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Feb 23, 2019 25:00

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On this edition for Saturday, Feb. 23, clashes at the Venezuelan border as protestors try to escort humanitarian aid into the country and President Maduro breaks diplomatic relations with Colombia, strong words at the sexual abuse summit at the Vatican, and New York moves to regulate a chemical found in drinking water. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

February 22, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 23, 2019 54:19

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Friday on the NewsHour, House Democrats undertake an effort to terminate President Trump’s national emergency declaration. Plus: The White House announces hundreds of troops may remain in Syria for stability, Venezuela's political crisis turns violent, a legal issue envelops the secretary of labor, Shields and Brooks analyze the week in politics and a play about growing up black and gay.

February 21, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 22, 2019 53:29

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Thursday on the NewsHour, a new election is ordered for a contested North Carolina congressional district. Plus: “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is arrested after police say he lied about a supposed hate crime, a Coast Guard officer faces weapons and drug charges, ex-FBI official Andrew McCabe discusses his new book, a unique program connects U.S. and Mexican farmers and trade tensions with China.

February 20, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 21, 2019 53:53

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, as Pope Francis prepares to open a historic summit on sex abuse in the Catholic Church, he faces criticism for doing too little, too late. Plus: The Supreme Court limits when states can seize personal property, where the 2020 Democratic candidates stand on health care, recovering from the California wildfires, parental custody laws and an Andy Warhol retrospective.

February 19, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 20, 2019 54:22

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, voter fraud allegations in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District race obscure its outcome, months after Election Day. Plus: The fragile alliance between the U.S. and Europe, how 2020 Democrats are focusing on tax policy, the Catholic Church defrocks a cardinal, teachers weigh in on U.S. immigration, surviving depression and remembering fashion giant Karl Lagerfeld.

February 18, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 19, 2019 53:55

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Monday on the NewsHour, President Trump again calls for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to resign, and we speak with Juan Guaido, whom the U.S. recognizes as interim leader. Plus: The consequences of the longest U.S. government shutdown ever, how presidents have altered the scope of executive power, Politics Monday, an Oscar soundtrack, the craze of tidying up and revisiting classical music.

February 17, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Feb 17, 2019 24:57

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On this edition for Sunday, Feb. 17, ISIS spreads its footprint in West Africa, Venezuela’s humanitarian crisis deepens as aid sits across the border in Colombia, and an Oscar-nominated film delves into end-of-life care for terminally ill patients. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

February 16, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Feb 16, 2019 25:00

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On this edition for Saturday, Feb. 16, Pope Francis defrocks former U.S. cardinal and archbishop Theodore McCarrick for sex abuse, the latest on violent protests in Haiti, victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting are identified, and the story of one doctor in Haiti defying the odds and saving lives. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

February 15, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 16, 2019 53:09

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Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump declares a national emergency to secure additional funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, an action expected to trigger legal challenges. Plus: What happens to foreign ISIS fighters after the fall of the caliphate, Pete Buttigieg on why he’d make a good president, the political analysis of Shields and Brooks and Oscar-nominated actress Regina King.

February 14, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 15, 2019 53:54

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Thursday on the NewsHour, as Congress prepares to vote on a bill to fund the government for the rest of the year, President Trump plans to declare a national emergency over the U.S.-Mexico border. Plus: Startling claims from a former acting FBI director, how the Parkland shooting galvanized students into action, Amazon abandons its plans for a New York facility and much more.

February 13, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 14, 2019 53:58

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, members of Congress revealed their bipartisan funding proposal, but President Trump has still not signaled his intention to sign it. Plus: An interview with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Sen. Thune’s take on the funding deal, state and local governments driving health care policy, the Parkland shooting's impact on students nationwide and Oscar-nominated costumes.

February 12, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 13, 2019 53:57

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, lawmakers say they have reached a bipartisan agreement to fund border security and avoid a second government shutdown -- but no word yet on whether the president will sign it. Plus: Sen. Leahy weighs in on the deal, a guilty verdict for the drug lord “El Chapo,” struggling to get aid to the needy in Venezuela and the first anniversary of the Parkland shooting massacre.

February 11, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 12, 2019 53:43

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Monday on the NewsHour, negotiations stall to keep the government open as lawmakers disagree over the number of beds to provide for detained migrants. Also: New details on decades of sexual abuse by Southern Baptist Church leaders, a British city nears the anniversary of a chemical weapons attack, Denver public school teachers go on strike, Amy Walter and Tamara Keith in Politics Monday and more.

February 10, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Feb 10, 2019 26:31

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On this edition for Sunday, Feb. 10, border wall negotiations break down ahead of the government shutdown deadline, the Democratic field in the presidential race widens, and life after Walmart in a small American town. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

February 9, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Feb 9, 2019 24:59

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On this edition for Saturday, Feb. 9,Virginia’s political scandal deepens with demands for the lieutenant governor to step down, Iran marks 40 years since the Islamic Revolution, and excavating for Rome’s subway yields ancient discoveries. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

February 8, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode

Feb 9, 2019 52:20

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Friday on the NewsHour, acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is in the hot seat as House Democrats question him on his interactions with the president and the Mueller investigation. Plus: Remembering Rep. John Dingell, Jeff Bezos accuses the National Enquirer of extortion, investigating the death of Jamal Khashoggi, America Addicted, Shields and Brooks and country musician Kacey Musgraves.