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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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Sunday, Apr 9, 2017 - 6:00 PM    "Immigration Showdown" To fulfill his campaign promise to crack down on illegal immigration, President Trump has asked Congress for funds to hire an additional 10, 000 federal immigration agents, and his administration has increased efforts to arrest some of the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the United States, with 2.5 million of them in California. Last month, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the administration also plans to withhold federal funds from so-called "sanctuary cities" like San Francisco that limit local law enforcement cooperation with federal immigration officials. Other cities, like Fresno, take a more cooperative approach. D

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Sunday, Apr 9, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Immigration Showdown" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Canada Refugees" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Paid Family Leave" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Scientists Running for Office" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Red State, Blue City" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Tax Inversion: Will tax reform stop U.S. companies from relocating their headquarters overseas?" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Human Elephant Conflict: Can drones help wildlife managers in Tanzania keep elephants away from people?" (IDAHO)

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 6:00 PM "French Election" (IDAHO)

Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Deported to Cambodia" (IDAHO)

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Djibouti Rolls Out A Welcome Mat" (IDAHO)

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