PBS NewsHour

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
— 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...
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...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Now to a serious problem increasingly plaguing the nation’s college campuses: the crime of sexual assault. The White House says one in five female students has been affected, and now a bipartisan...