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— Longtime ABC News Producer to Lead the Nightly News Program on PBS, Starting September 2 — ARLINGTON, VA — WETA President and Chief Executive Officer Sharon Percy Rockefeller announced today the selection of Sara Just as Executive Producer of PBS...
President Barack Obama speaks about Iraq in the Brady Briefing room of the White House on June 19, 2014. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Some companies that earn billions of dollars as government contractors are among the worst...
Gwen Ifill will host a live chat beginning at 12 p.m. EDT today. As the managing editor of both PBS NewsHour and Washington Week, Gwen has a keen eye on the inner workings of policy and politics in the nation’s capital. She’s happy to...
An Israeli artillery gun fires a 155mm shell towards targets in the Gaza Strip from their position near Israel’s border with the Gaza Strip on July 30, 2014. Photo by Jack Guez/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — The Obama administration condemned...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The war between Israel and Hamas raged on today, with strikes on a United Nations school and a busy market in Gaza. After more than three weeks of fighting, the Palestinian death toll reached 1,359....
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWeak job growth, unemployment drop signal ‘unwinding’ of labor participation Unemployment’s Slow Drip: Top Economists on the 2013 Jobs Record Top-down or middle-out? Debating the key to economic growth...