• PBS NewsHour -- Unearthed skull revises understanding of human evolution
    Unearthed skull revises understanding of ...
    Research based on a 1.8 million-year-old skull shows that human evolution may ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Ancient skull discovery offers researchers a view into past
    Ancient skull discovery offers ...
    The discovery of a 1.8 million-year-old skull at Dmanisi in Georgia has ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Analysts warn uncertainty from shutdown may spook consumers
    Analysts warn uncertainty from shutdown ...
    While Congress engaged in a budget showdown, workers' pay was delayed, tourism ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Senator-elect Booker on legislative priorities
    Senator-elect Booker on legislative ...
    Newark Mayor Cory Booker will be New Jersey's first African-American senator, ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- News Wrap: CIA uses NSA data to carry out drone strikes
    News Wrap: CIA uses NSA data to carry ...
    In our news wrap Thursday, new revelations from documents leaked by Edward ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Thursday, October 17, 2013
    Thursday, October 17, 2013
    On our program tonight, Washington and the nation's federal employees got back ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- A look at political brinksmanship past and present
    A look at political brinksmanship past ...
    Fundamental disagreement is an expected occurrence in Congress, but lately ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Will Facebook change erode privacy rights for teens?
    Will Facebook change erode privacy ...
    Privacy settings on Facebook will now allow users aged 13-17 to share posts with ...
    0:07:04
  • PBS NewsHour -- Gun safety advocates support 'smart' firearms
    Gun safety advocates support 'smart' ...
    New guns that won't fire for anyone who hasn't been authorized are on their way ...
    0:07:38
  • PBS NewsHour -- Short-term spending deal reopens government
    Short-term spending deal reopens ...
    The U.S. government went back to work after Congress passed a bill that ended a ...
    0:03:46
  • PBS NewsHour -- News Wrap: CIA uses NSA data to carry out drone strikes
    News Wrap: CIA uses NSA data to carry ...
    In our news wrap Thursday, new revelations from documents leaked by Edward ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Stanley Crouch recounts rise of Charlie 'Bird' Parker
    Stanley Crouch recounts rise of Charlie ...
    Jazz great and sax player Charlie "Bird" Parker was remarkable for his speed, ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- What parameters are guiding nuclear talks with Iran?
    What parameters are guiding nuclear ...
    While two-day talks in Geneva over Iran's nuclear program entered "new ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- New Mexicans weigh slaughter of overpopulated wild horses
    New Mexicans weigh slaughter of ...
    Large herds of wild horses roam the American Southwest, but overpopulation is ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Italy's PM Letta: 'American leadership is needed' for Europe
    Italy's PM Letta: 'American leadership ...
    As Congress narrows in on an end to the shutdown, the rest of the world is ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- GOP 'picked a fight that they couldn't win,' Dems reunited
    GOP 'picked a fight that they couldn't ...
    What are the practical and political outcomes of the 16-day stalemate in ...
    0:07:31
  • PBS NewsHour -- Prohibiting affirmative action violates equal protection?
    Prohibiting affirmative action violates ...
    The Supreme Court heard arguments on whether Michigan voters can pass a law that ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Model school trains teachers in ABCs of reading instruction
    Model school trains teachers in ABCs of ...
    Learning to read is the essential foundation of elementary education, but it's ...
    0:07:21
  • PBS NewsHour -- Bond market braces for U.S. debt ceiling deadline
    Bond market braces for U.S. debt ceiling ...
    If lawmakers fail to avert a debt default, there could be a devastating impact ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Afghan war hero awarded Medal of Honor for brave actions
    Afghan war hero awarded Medal of Honor ...
    President Obama awarded former Army Captain William Swenson the Medal of Honor ...
    0:07:03
  • PBS NewsHour -- Haunting 'what-if' in novel on the JFK assassination
    Haunting 'what-if' in novel on the JFK ...
    What if the glass bubble top on the car in which President John F. Kennedy was ...
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