Read More.... PBS NewsHour West Live Episode, Dec. 9, 2019
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PBS NewsHour West Live Episode, Dec. 9, 2019

Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app: https://to.pbs.org/2Jb8twG Find more from PBS NewsHour at https://www.pbs.org/newshour Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2HfsCD6 Follow us: Facebook: http://www.pbs.org/newshour Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/newshour Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/newshour Snapchat: @pbsnews Subscribe: PBS NewsHour podcasts:…

Read More.... Explosive investigative report says U.S. government misled public on war in Afghanistan
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Explosive investigative report says U.S. government misled public on war in Afghanistan

In a blockbuster story representing the culmination of several years of investigation and pursuit of government documents, The Washington Post reports that U.S. officials have been misleading the American public about the war in Afghanistan for…

Read More.... DOJ inspector general finds Russia probe was appropriately opened — but Barr disagrees
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DOJ inspector general finds Russia probe was appropriately opened — but Barr disagrees

A long-awaited report into the origins of the Russia probe found no evidence of a political conspiracy against President Trump. But the Justice Department’s inspector general criticized the FBI’s handling of wiretap applications used in the…

Read More.... PBS NewsHour full episode December 9, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode December 9, 2019

Monday on the NewsHour, a long-awaited report on the origins of the FBI’s Russia probe finds errors but no evidence of a political conspiracy against President Trump. Plus: The latest on impeachment, an economic giant passes…

Read More.... 2020 Democrats compete over transparency as next debate approaches
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2020 Democrats compete over transparency as next debate approaches

On the 2020 campaign trail, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg have been challenging each other over transparency and potential connections to corporate interests. Another major issue is support among African American voters, with whom former…

Read More.... Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Warren vs. Buttigieg, candidates of color
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Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Warren vs. Buttigieg, candidates of color

NPR’s Tamara Keith and Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report join Amna Nawaz to discuss the latest political news, including campaign sparring between Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg and which candidates might leverage it,…

Read More.... In Broadway musical, Alanis Morissette’s ‘Jagged Little Pill’ becomes modern-day metaphor
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In Broadway musical, Alanis Morissette’s ‘Jagged Little Pill’ becomes modern-day metaphor

Alanis Morissette’s “Jagged Little Pill,” released in 1995, became the angry and raw soundtrack of a generation. Now, the Grammy-winning album — which sold 33 million copies — is the basis of a musical that just…

Read More.... Remembering former Fed chair and economic giant Paul Volcker
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Remembering former Fed chair and economic giant Paul Volcker

Paul Volcker, who served as chair of the Federal Reserve for two presidents, died Monday. His passing came 40 years after he drove interest rates to record highs in an effort to tame double-digit inflation. Known…

Read More.... Tourists flee as volcano erupts in New Zealand
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Tourists flee as volcano erupts in New Zealand

Five people are confirmed to have died in the eruption on New Zealand’s White Island, while at least one American is missing.

Read More.... Man who championed Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS has died
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Man who championed Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS has died

Pete Frates, who was diagnosed with ALS in 2012, helped the movement go viral – and raised more than $220 million to fund drug research.

Read More.... Animal sanctuary founder injured by 2 bengal tigers she raised
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Animal sanctuary founder injured by 2 bengal tigers she raised

Patty Perry sustained lacerations and puncture wounds when she entered the tiger cage.

Read More.... No evidence of witch hunt against Trump: DOJ inspector general
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No evidence of witch hunt against Trump: DOJ inspector general

FBI Director Christopher Wray said the agency had not unfairly targeted President Donald Trump’s campaign, but he acknowledged that mistakes had been made in the probe.

Read More.... Lindsey Graham On IG Report: ‘If I Were Mr. Carter Page, I’d Hire Me A Lawyer’ | NBC News
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Lindsey Graham On IG Report: ‘If I Were Mr. Carter Page, I’d Hire Me A Lawyer’ | NBC News

Sen. Lindsey Graham expressed anger at the finding of the IG report that stated the FBI mishandled parts of its application to monitor a Trump campaign aide as it was probing possible Russian interference in the…

Read More.... Nadler: Trump’s Conduct Is ‘Clearly Impeachable’ | NBC News
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Nadler: Trump’s Conduct Is ‘Clearly Impeachable’ | NBC News

In his closing statement, Rep. Nadler said that President Trump’s conduct is “clearly impeachable”. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful…

Read More.... ‘Banana Tasted Good’: Man Explains Why He Ate $120,000 Art Banana | NBC News
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‘Banana Tasted Good’: Man Explains Why He Ate $120,000 Art Banana | NBC News

Performance artist David Datuna explained during a press conference why he ate Maurizio Cattelan’s headline-making duct taped-banana piece, which sold for $120,000. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News…

Read More.... What Iowa voters think of impeachment
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What Iowa voters think of impeachment

Impeachment is dominating the news cycle in Washington, but it appears to be a lower priority for some voters on the campaign trail. CBSN political reporter Catilin Huey-Burns, democratic strategist Antjuan Seawright, and Republican strategist Leslie…

Read More.... Ex-FBI top lawyer: Trump should apologize to us
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Ex-FBI top lawyer: Trump should apologize to us

Former FBI General Counsel Jim Baker and Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe respond to the release of the Justice Department’s inspector general report that found there was no political conspiracy to undermine Trump’s 2016 campaign…

Read More.... See critical moments from the impeachment hearing
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See critical moments from the impeachment hearing

The House Judiciary Committee convened its second impeachment hearing into President Donald Trump, with lawyers for Democrats and Republicans making the cases for and against whether the pressure campaign conducted by the White House is an…

Read More.... M 4.9 – 197km SSE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands
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M 4.9 – 197km SSE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands

Time 2019-12-10 02:08:26 UTC 2019-12-10 00:08:26 -02:00 at epicenter Location 60.757°S 25.717°W Depth 10.00 km (6.21 mi)

Read More.... Karl Lagerfeld remembered at Chanel Metiers D’Art
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Karl Lagerfeld remembered at Chanel Metiers D’Art

(5 Dec 2019) KARL LAGERFELD REMEMBERED AT CHANEL METIERS D’ART On Wednesday evening (4 DECEMBER 2019), hours before a strike that was set to paralyse Paris, fashion’s crème de la crème and stars from Penelope Cruz…

Read More.... World War D: Damage Control Edition | The Daily Show
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World War D: Damage Control Edition | The Daily Show

Joe Biden bullies a voter, Mayor Pete takes heat for staying mum on his fundraisers and McKinsey consultancy work, and Elizabeth Warren reveals her past earnings as a corporate lawyer. #WorldWarD #TheDailyShow Subscribe to The Daily…

Read More.... Mark Ruffalo – Playing a Real-Life Hero in True Horror Story “Dark Waters” | The Daily Show
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Mark Ruffalo – Playing a Real-Life Hero in True Horror Story “Dark Waters” | The Daily Show

Actor and producer Mark Ruffalo discusses what it’s like playing the Hulk in the “Avengers” films versus playing a real-life hero in “Dark Waters.” #TheDailyShow #MarkRuffalo #DarkWaters Subscribe to The Daily Show: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwWhs_6x42TyRM4Wstoq8HA/?sub_confirmation=1 Follow The Daily…