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PBS NewsHour full episode, Feb. 1, 2024

Thursday on the NewsHour, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin holds his first press conference since his cancer treatment and the killing of American troops in Jordan. A look at swatting, the phenomenon of targeting someone’s home by calling in fake reports that trigger a police response. Plus, a former Russian politician is forced to flee after publicly denouncing the war in Ukraine.

Austin apologizes for failing to disclose cancer battle
News Wrap: U.S. sanctions Israelis accused in attacks
Affordable Care Act battle threatens coverage for millions
Russian politician discusses publicly denouncing Ukraine war

Dozens of swatting calls target members of Congress

What is Christian nationalism and why it raises concerns
Why Universal Music Group is pulling songs from TikTok
Lily Gladstone on her historic Oscar nomination

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00:00 – Intro
02:12 – Questions for Austin
06:28 – News Wrap
10:32 – Critical Care
18:52 – Escaping Russia
24:40 – Fake Calls, Real Threats
31:02 – Christian Nationalism
38:21 – Sound of Silence
46:42 – Killers of the Flower Moon
54:34 – Goodnight