PBS NewsHour

Potty-trained cows, McDonald’s ends plastic toys | 5 STORIES

Clip: 09/24/2021 | 4m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

"5 STORIES'' serves up five stories that you may have missed. On this week’s episode: McDonand’s will end fossil-fuel-based plastic in Happy Meal toys, a Kansas boy sparks a federal investigation into invasive spotted lanternflies, advocates successfully extend protections of Amazonian tribe, researchers teach cows to use the potty and a new app helps treat spider phobias using augmented reality.

Aired: 09/24/21

Rating: NR

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