• PBS NewsHour -- John Lithgow on the Importance of a Humanities Education
    John Lithgow on the Importance of a ...
    A call was put out by the American Academy of the Arts and Sciences for a ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- David Rothenberg Jams with the Cicadas
    David Rothenberg Jams with the Cicadas
    David Rothenberg, professor of philosophy and music at the New Jersey Institute ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Frederick Douglass Statue Unveiled at the Capitol
    Frederick Douglass Statue Unveiled at ...
    At the U.S. Capitol's Emancipation Hall, lawmakers honored the legacy and spirit ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Afghan Government Backs Away From Talks
    Afghan Government Backs Away From Talks
    A day after an announcement that the Afghan government would open negotiations ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Cicada Mania: A Benchmark in Time
    Cicada Mania: A Benchmark in Time
    Cicadas have overwhelmed large swaths of the Eastern United States this summer, ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Should Virtual Reality Make You Vomit?
    Should Virtual Reality Make You Vomit?
    As part of his conversation with Paul Solman, Jaron Lanier recounts his early ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Short, Potent Poetry Offers Bite of Afghan Life
    Short, Potent Poetry Offers Bite of ...
    Journalist Eliza Griswold and photographer Seamus Murphy collaborated on a ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Ancient Afghan Poetry Form Adapts to Portray Modern Life
    Ancient Afghan Poetry Form Adapts to ...
    For centuries, Pashtun women have traded stories, feelings and life wisdom in ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Myanmar Democracy Transition Marred by Anti-Muslim Rhetoric
    Myanmar Democracy Transition Marred by ...
    The Southeast Asian country of Myanmar has taken major steps to turn from a ...
    0:10:13
  • PBS NewsHour -- Are Teachers Being Adequately Trained for the Classroom?
    Are Teachers Being Adequately Trained ...
    A study of 600 American schools conducted by the National Council on Teacher ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Sen. Rand Paul on Path to Citizenship and Border Security
    Sen. Rand Paul on Path to Citizenship ...
    Protestors interrupted a House hearing on a Republican immigration bill focused ...
    0:10:15
  • PBS NewsHour -- Is Peace and Stability Possible in Afghanistan?
    Is Peace and Stability Possible in ...
    As Afghan forces took control of their country's security, the Taliban agreed to ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- After Retiring, Bored into Working
    After Retiring, Bored into Working
    David Thompson didn't want to just sit around in retirement. A fan of NASCAR ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- U.S. Aid to Syrian Rebels Dominates Attention at G-8 Summit
    U.S. Aid to Syrian Rebels Dominates ...
    What to do about the bloody war in Syria is overshadowing the usual agenda of ...
    0:02:31
  • PBS NewsHour -- Supreme Court Strikes Down Arizona's Voter Requirement
    Supreme Court Strikes Down Arizona's ...
    It is unconstitutional to make voters prove their U.S. citizenship to be able to ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- How Well Will Electronic Verification System Work?
    How Well Will Electronic Verification ...
    Among the more than 100 amendments to the proposed immigration legislation that ...
    0:08:23
  • PBS NewsHour -- Some States Have Second Thoughts About Refusing Medicaid
    Some States Have Second Thoughts About ...
    Republican governors from Florida, Michigan, Ohio and Arizona were originally ...
    0:08:18
  • PBS NewsHour -- How Will Iran's New President Impact Relations with U.S.?
    How Will Iran's New President Impact ...
    What does the election of Hasan Rowhani mean for Iran's nuclear program? How ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Shields, Brooks on Hillary's Hints, Congressional Baseball
    Shields, Brooks on Hillary's Hints, ...
    Mark Shields and David Brooks got a little edgy in Friday's Doubleheader. It may ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- News Wrap: Iranians Head to Polls to Choose New President
    News Wrap: Iranians Head to Polls to ...
    In other news Friday, millions of Iranians headed to the polls to vote for a new ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Painful Options Ahead: Detroit to Default on $2.5 Billion
    Painful Options Ahead: Detroit to ...
    The city of Detroit is facing difficult decisions in the face of billions of ...
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