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PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec. 20, 2023

Wednesday on the NewsHour, the United States and Venezuela agree to a prisoner swap, bringing several detained Americans home. Colorado’s Supreme Court disqualifies Trump from the 2024 primary ballot, setting up a high-stakes legal battle. Plus, Israel continues ground operations in Gaza and puts a one-week pause in fighting back on the table as families of hostages plead for their release.

Significance of prisoner swap between the U.S., Venezuela

Ruling blocking Trump from Colo. ballot sets up legal battle

News Wrap: E.U. reaches agreement on tougher migration rules

Israeli strikes continue as indirect cease-fire talks resume

Daughter of Israeli held by Hamas discusses hostage video

Congress leaves for holidays without Ukraine, border deals

NTSB chair discusses dangers of burnout in airline industry

What’s behind the shortage of direct care workers

TubaChristmas celebrates instrument’s role in holiday songs

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00:00 – Introduction
02:22 – Prisoner Swap
08:50 – Off the Ballot
17:03 – News Wrap
20:07 – War in the Holy Land
23:51 – Daughter of Israeli held by Hamas discusses hostage video
29:08 – Unfinished Business
33:44 – Danger in the Skies
41:05 – Disability Reframed
51:24 – A Very Tuba Christmas