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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, May 26, 2018 - 6:00 PM
"Ranked-Choice Voting"
As primary elections take place around the country this spring, one state will be trying out a new way of deciding who wins. Maine is set to become the first state in the country to use a method called "ranked-choice voting," in which voters rank each candidate on the ballot rather than picking just one. The system is designed to eliminate candidates one by one until a winner emerges with more than 50 percent of the vote. D

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Sunday, Jun 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Famed Skater Tony Hawk Turns 50" (IDAHO)

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