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PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec. 29, 2023

Friday on the NewsHour, Maine becomes the second state to ban Trump from the primary ballot for insurrection, raising more questions about the 2024 campaign. We examine the surprising resilience of the economy in 2023 and how it upended expectations of a recession. Plus, recent viral videos of retail theft prompt widespread claims of rampant crime but data tells a different, more complex story.

News Wrap: Israel widens offensive in central Gaza

Russia launches one of its biggest air attacks on Ukraine

Election law expert on states blocking Trump from ballot

Brooks and Capehart on states blocking Trump from ballot

Why reports of a surge in retail theft may be overblown

How the economy upended expectations of a recession in 2023

Research links severe morning sickness to hormone

The images that defined the historic and tumultuous year

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00:00 – Introduction
02:32 – News Wrap
08:31 – Off the Ballot
14:35 – Brooks & Capehart
25:15 – Retail Theft
32:37 – State of the Economy
38:35 – Severe Morning Sickness
48:50 – Images of 2023