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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 2, 2017 - 6:00 PM    "Blockchain Revolution" The 8-year-old digital currency, Bitcoin, has made headlines for its surge in value into the tens of billions of dollars and because it's how some people pay each other anonymously on the dark web. Bitcoin is one of nearly a thousand digital currencies, which are not controlled by any country, fluctuate in value, and are traded on online exchanges. But Bitcoin is just one of many examples of the underlying technology behind digital currencies called the blockchain. D

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Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Blockchain Revolution" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Wave of the Future?" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Sep 9, 2017 - 6:00 PM "U.S. Military Presence In Japan" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Big Business and Climate Change" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Sep 16, 2017 - 6:00 PM "U.S. Military Presence In Japan" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 - 6:00 PM "Big Business and Climate Change" (IDAHO)

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)

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