Thursday on the NewsHour, a new election is ordered for a contested North Carolina congressional district. Plus: “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett is arrested after police say he lied about a supposed hate crime, a Coast Guard officer faces weapons and drug charges, ex-FBI official Andrew McCabe discusses his new book, a unique program connects U.S. and Mexican farmers and trade tensions with China.
WATCH TODAY’S SEGMENTS:
News Wrap: Pope Francis opens historic summit on sex abuse
Smollett case appears to unravel, as police file charges
Arrested Coast Guard officer had stockpiled weapons
Do-over election in N.C. district requires new primaries
Why Andrew McCabe sees the president as a threat
Nonprofit seeks cultural bridges between U.S. and Mexico
Who holds the power in potential U.S.-China trade war?
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