PBS NewsHour West live episode, Dec. 8, 2022

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Global National: Dec. 8, 2022 | First Nations leaders call for Winnipeg police chief’s resignation

From Global News. In tonight’s top story: Winnipeg Police Chief Danny Smyth is facing calls from the Indigenous community to resign over the decision not to search a landfill for the remains of three murdered Indigenous women. As Melissa Ridgen explains, other police departments have performed searches that are more complex. Alberta’s governing United Conservative…

Holiday lights | The Uplift

From CBS News. A house in Illinois transforms into a spectacular holiday light display during Christmastime – and there is a purpose behind the decorations. A woman goes on a search to find her biological father. After seeing a news story, a woman becomes inspired to help change an NYPD officer’s life. #goodnews #holiday #lights…

New York Times Employees Launch 24-Hour Strike

From NBC News. The New York Times came to a virtual standstill after over 1,000 employees walked off in the paper’s first major strike in over 40 years. Times employees are pushing for higher wages, better health and retirement benefits, and a fairer return-to-work policy. NBC News’ Dasha Burns has the latest. » Subscribe to…

Chinese Premier Li Says Growth to Rebound on Covid Policy Change

From Bloomberg Markets and Finance. China’s outgoing Premier Li Keqiang says growth will "steadily pick up" as the new polices to balance control and economic development are put into place. Stephen Engle reports on Bloomberg Television. Follow Bloomberg for business news & analysis, up-to-the-minute market data, features, profiles and more: http://www.bloomberg.com Connect with us on… Twitter: https://twitter.com/business Facebook:…

World’s first solar car, Lightyear 0, promises sun-powered day trips | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. Finland’s Valmet Automotive plant seeks to roll out one Lightyear 0 per week. RELATED: Rolls-Royce unveils first all-electric car: Price-tag around $400k https://youtu.be/4K5cKVHLznU » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/3W6uQYn » USA TODAY delivers current local and national news, sports, entertainment,…

Ukrainians return to former frontline village

From Reuters. In Posad-Pokrovske in Ukraine’s recaptured southern region of Kherson, residents are gradually returning to homes damaged or reduced to rubble by Russian shells, set in a landscape of downed utility poles and spent munitions. #russiaukrainewar #Kherson #News #Reuters #newsfeed Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from…

PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec. 8, 2022

From PBS NewsHour. Thursday on the NewsHour, American basketball star Brittney Griner is released from detention in Russia in exchange for an arms dealer held in the United States. Then, Congress gives final passage to legislation that protects same-sex and interracial marriage. Plus, Ukraine’s electrical workers risk their lives to restore power as Russia targets…

Disappearing plants jeopardize a green future

From Reuters. Nearly 800 plant species have disappeared since the 18th century, while thousands more are considered functionally extinct. Scientists at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew estimate undocumented extinctions could put the number much higher. #Plants #Species #Green #News #Reuters #newsfeed Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from…

Wells Fargo: ‘Moderate’ US Recession to Lower Corporate Profits in ’23

From Bloomberg Markets and Finance. Gary Schlossberg, global strategist at Wells Fargo Investment Institute, discusses the outlook for the US and the global economy, and the implications for financial markets. He says investors should be careful what they wish for because when the Federal Reserve pushes inflation lower, earnings will experience pressure and be pushed…

Ongoing health crisis exposing ‘cracks’ in pediatric system, Children’s Healthcare Canada

From CBC News. With hospitals across Canada facing an ‘unprecedented’ surge of flu, RSV and COVID cases, ‘We need to make dramatic investments and take dramatic action,’ said Emily Gruenwoldt, president of Children’s Healthcare Canada. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio…

Paul Whelan’s Brother Speaks Out About Brittney Griner Release

From NBC News. Paul Whelan’s brother David spoke with Lester Holt about Brittney Griner’s release from Russian captivity while Whelan remains in prison. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories.…

U.S. Congress passes landmark same-sex marriage bill

From Reuters. The U.S. House of Representatives gave final congressional approval to legislation that provides federal recognition of same-sex marriages, a measure born out of concern that the Supreme Court could reverse its support for them. #gaymarriage #News #Reuters #newsfeed Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around…

Women sue Musk’s Twitter after layoffs

From Associated Press. (9 Dec 2022) Two women who lost their jobs at Twitter when billionaire Elon Musk took over are suing the company in federal court, claiming that last month’s abrupt mass layoffs disproportionately affected female employees.(Dec 8) (AP video by Haven Daley) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook:…

Credit Suisse Raises $4.3 Billion Capital for Restructuring

From Bloomberg Markets and Finance. Credit Suisse Group AG completed a 4 billion-franc ($4.3 billion), two-pronged capital increase. This gives the embattled Swiss bank the critical funds needed for restructuring. Su Keenan reports on Bloomberg Television. Follow Bloomberg for business news & analysis, up-to-the-minute market data, features, profiles and more: http://www.bloomberg.com Connect with us on… Twitter:…

Panel: Good Gets Better For Biden, Bad Gets Worse For Trump

From NBC News. Fmr. Rep. Donna Edwards (D-Md.), Republican strategist Brad Todd and Politico National Political Correspondent Meridith McGraw join the Meet the Press NOW roundtable to discuss President Biden’s string of political wins and President Trump’s latest setbacks. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is…

SpaceX gives rival’s internet satellites ride to orbit

From Associated Press. SpaceX on Thursday launched internet satellites for a competitor. It stepped in to help after the London-based OneWeb company halted its flights with Russia over the invasion of Ukraine. (Dec. 8) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through…

With Griner’s release, questions remain over fate of Americans still held in Russia

From PBS NewsHour. The Biden administration on Thursday secured the release of Brittney Griner from Russia the controversy persists around the still-imprisoned American Paul Whelan, who remains inside Russia. John Kirby, the strategic communications coordinator for the National Security Council, joins Judy Woodruff to discuss. Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app: https://to.pbs.org/2Jb8twG Find more…

‘There’s Work To Be Done’ To Support Players In The US, WNBA Players Association

From NBC News. Executive Director of the WNBA Players Association Terri Jackson reacts to the release of Brittney Griner and the future of women’s basketball. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging…