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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, Oct 21, 2017 - 6:00 PM    "Catalonia Independence: Will The Autonomous Region of Spain Move Toward Succession?" Weeks after Catalonians voted on a referendum to succeed from Spain, Catalan regional president, Carles Puigdemont, is sending mixed messages about whether the region, which includes Barcelona, the second-most populous city in Spain, will follow through on a declaration of independence. Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says he'll impose direct rule if Catalonia does not back down. Support for independence has grown in recent years among Catalan's 7. D

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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)

Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Rethinking Cancer Trials" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Oct 29, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Five Years After Hurricane Sandy" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Nov 4, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Syria's Civil War Through A Child's Eyes" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Nov 5, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Japan's Womenomics" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Nov 11, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Changing The Way We Farm" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Nov 12, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Wave of the Future?" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Universal Flu Vaccine" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Nov 19, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Bosnians Still Reeling from War" (IDAHO)

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