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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: A British court sentenced the former editor of Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World tabloid to 18 months in jail today for his role in the so-called phone hacking scandal. Andrew Coulson also later...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Finally tonight, as the nation celebrates its 238th birthday, Jeff takes a look at an effort to preserve a key part of its literary history. RELATED LINKSRebuilding Thomas Jefferson’s library Finding...
First Lady Michelle Obama visited Parklawn Elementary School in Alexandria, Virginia in 2012. The first lady is fighting a House Republican effort to soften part of her anti-childhood obesity campaign. Credit: Official White House Photo by Chuck...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioSCOTT SHAFER: In West Hollywood two old friends Don Kilhefner and Anthony Friedkin reunite. ANTHONY FRIEDKIN: I even have the camera that I shot all the photos with. This was the camera. This baby was the one that...
Palestinian protesters throw stones toward Israeli forces (unseen) during clashes in East Jerusalem on July 4. Anti-Israeli protests have spread from Jerusalem into northern Israel [Credit: AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty ImagesAnti-Israeli protests spread...
Garrison Keillor performs at the “A Prairie Home Companion” anniversary celebration on Friday, July 4. Credit: Megan Thompson/NewsHour Weekend Later this month, NewsHour will air an exclusive interview with Garrison Keillor, creator and...