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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...
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...
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...
Since May of 2013, 100,000 piglets and young hogs have died each week at the hands of the lethal disease, porcine epidemic diarrhea virus, or PEDv. Credit: Keith Weller via Wikimedia Commons. Since May of 2013, more than 100,000 piglets and young...