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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, Aug 19, 2018 - 6:00 PM
"New York Regulates Ride-Shares"
The number of for-hire vehicles in New York City has doubled from 63, 000 in 2015 to more than 130,000 today. The influx of Ubers, Lyfts and other ride-share app vehicles on the road has caused the value of the city's taxi medallions to plummet along with drivers' wages. Driver advocates have pointed to those financial struggles as the reason for the suicides of six taxi drivers in recent months. D

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Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 - 6:00 PM "New York Regulates Ride-Shares" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Drought Grips The Rio Grande" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Aug 26, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Diversity In Tennis" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Sep 1, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Medicaid Work Requirements" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Sep 2, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Businesses Address Climate Change" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Sep 8, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Swedish Elections" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Sep 9, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Isis Regroups In Iraq" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Incarceration and Design" (IDAHO)

Sunday, Sep 16, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Isis Resurfaces" (IDAHO)

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Parthenon Marbles" (IDAHO)

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