PBS NewsHour

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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHours before the Cuba news broke, the head of the U.S. Agency for International Development announced that he’s stepping down. Rajiv Shah oversaw the agency’s involvement in secret programs in Cuba,...
The wealth gap between upper and middle-income Americans is at a 30-year high. Photo by Flickr user Noël. An unemployment rate that’s the lowest since 2008 and 321,000 jobs added in November — with wage growth? On top of average monthly job...
Are you worried about missing out on time with friends and family during the hour you set aside each night to watch PBS NewsHour? Then today’s gift is for you. Invite your relatives, neighbors, roommates and friends to join you for a rousing...
Twenty-five films will be archived as the most culturally, historically or aesthetically significant works in cinema and join the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress. Librarian of Congress James H. Billington announced the list of...
Updated at 6:25 p.m. EST According to the New York Times, American intelligence officials have confirmed that North Korea is connected to the Sony Pictures’ hack. Until now, North Korea’s involvement has only been speculation. Sony...
The first family, Malia Obama, Sasha Obama, President Barack Obama, and First Lady Michelle Obama onstage during a TNT Christmas program on Sunday. On Wednesday, People magazine published an interview in which Mr. and Mrs. Obama shared their...