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PBS NewsHour full episode, Aug. 12, 2021

Thursday on the NewsHour, a string of major Afghanistan cities fall into insurgent hands raising fears of a complete takeover as the U.S. withdraws. Meanwhile, the delta variant continues to spread and Dr. Fauci answers our questions about booster shots and the virus’ threat to children. Also, new data released by the census shows how the nation is growing more diverse.

‘Shock’ across Afghanistan as Taliban blitz through cities

News Wrap: Record heat drives wildfires across Italy

Dr. Fauci on booster shots and delta’s threat to children

Vaccine mandate is ‘about saving lives’ United CEO says

Delta variant infections spread in China driving lockdowns

US is becoming less rural and more diverse, Census shows

A new book explores decades of US mistakes in Afghanistan

How needle exchanges create a healthy path for drug users

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