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PBS NewsHour Weekend

PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting on topics including education, healthcare, the economy, energy, science and technology, religion, finance and the arts. Hari Sreenivasan anchors.

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Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM    "German Elections" On Sunday, Germany is holding national elections and the country's longtime chancellor, Angela Merkel, is seeking a fourth term. Recent polling shows her center-right Christian Democratic Union party ahead in the polls, as Germany continues to ride a wave of economic prosperity. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Christopher Livesay also reports on how Merkel has rebounded from the backlash for admitting a million migrants and refugees from Syria, Iraq and other conflict zones, and how she has worked with U.S. D

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Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM "German Elections" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 - 6:00 PM "The Hate U Give" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 - 6:00 PM "South Sudan's Rebel Leader" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Oct 1, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Wisconsin Redistricting" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Ohio's Opioid Lawsuit" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Oct 8, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Kentucky Jails Treat Opioid Addiction" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Baby Boomers and Student Debt" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 - 6:00 PM "William Wegman's Weimaraners" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Catalonia Independence: Will The Autonomous Region of Spain Move Toward Succession?" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Extending Nuclear Energy: Is Climate Change Giving Nuclear Power a Reprieve?" (IDAHO)

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