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In Pelosi-McConnell standoff over Trump Senate trial, who has the upper hand?
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In Pelosi-McConnell standoff over Trump Senate trial, who has the upper hand?

JUDY WOODRUFF: Now we turn back to the impeachment standoff on Capitol Hill, a clash that features two familiar figures: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi. For more on all this, Lisa Desjardins.

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PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec 30. 2019
PBS NewsHour full episode Jan. 3, 2020
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PBS NewsHour full episode Jan. 3, 2020

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: DONALD TRUMP, President of the United States: Last night, at my direction, the United States military successfully executed a flawless precision strike that killed the number one terrorist anywhere

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Top Stories of 2019: #1 | The Line
Are We Living In the Sixth Extinction?
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Are We Living In the Sixth Extinction?

[MUSIC] The California Golden Bear The Great Auk The Passenger pigeon The Tasmanian tiger The Pinta Island tortoise The Golden toad All dead. And the killer is right there in the room with you. [MUSIC] The walls of France’s Lascaux

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What ongoing Indian protests say about the country’s secular identity
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What ongoing Indian protests say about the country’s secular identity

AMNA NAWAZ: In India, political unrest continues, after a citizenship law passed Parliament earlier this month. It expedites a path to citizenship for religious minorities living in India, but excludes Muslims. Today, thousands turned out nationwide to protest the new

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How FAA chief’s ‘dressing down’ of Boeing CEO finally pushed him out
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How FAA chief’s ‘dressing down’ of Boeing CEO finally pushed him out

JUDY WOODRUFF: Boeing is not likely to look back fondly on 2019. In October, lawmakers grilled now former chief executive Dennis Muilenburg at a hearing into the company’s response to the disastrous 737 MAX crashes. Last week, the company took

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PBS NewsHour full episode December 25, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode December 25, 2019

AMNA NAWAZ: Good evening. I’m Amna Nawaz. Judy Woodruff is away. On the “NewsHour” tonight: reviewing the year in climate, the extraordinary impact environmental change has had on our planet in 2019. Then: the state of the world — a

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