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PBS NewsHour full episode August 2, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: out before he’s in. President Trump’s much-criticized pick to be director of national intelligence withdraws from consideration less than a week after he was named. Then: an island in political crisis. The embattled governor of Puerto Rico steps down, a new one sworn in,… Read More »

Vatican Rebuke: Are U.S. Nuns Promoting ‘Radical Feminist Themes?’

bjbjLULU JUDY WOODRUFF: Now, a new report from the Vatican criticizes the largest group of Catholic nuns in the United States. The assessment of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious comes from the Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. It says the group of sisters promoted — quote — “radical feminist themes incompatible… Read More »

PBS NewsHour full episode August 8, 2019

NICK SCHIFRIN: Good evening. I’m Nick Schifrin. Judy Woodruff is away. On the “NewsHour” tonight: a dire warning from the United Nations. Climate change threatens a food and water crisis around the world. Then: a massive raid. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arrest more than 600 undocumented migrants at food processing plants across Mississippi. Plus:… Read More »

Obama Administration, Catholic Leaders Clash Over Contraception Mandate

bjbjLULU RAY SUAREZ: Now to the continuing fallout over the Obama administration’s recent decision on covering contraceptives in insurance plans. Leaders in the Catholic community are pushing back hard against a new mandate that requires coverage of contraceptives under the health reform law. NewsHour health correspondent Betty Ann Bowser reports on the battle lines from… Read More »