Text Size: Small Medium Large

PBS NewsHour Weekend

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.

Latest Episodes

Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/lsactuYfrsbfYg3I90VzHg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false March 10, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episodes/get/91653 /episode/91653 March 10, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/91653

March 10, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Air date:
Sun, 03/10/2019 - 00:54
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/fFN5eEOxtKd4HseS_3zIbg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Sunday, Feb. 24, a standoff on Venezuela’s border blocks humanitarian aid, scientists rate Hollywood’s portrayal of climate change on Oscar day, and newly-digitized materials from Louis Armstrong's archives are helping to carry his legacy to new generations of musicians.... /episodes/get/90167 /episode/90167 February 24, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/90167

Carrying the legacy of one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century into the 21st. Louis Armstrong was one of the most famous and influential musicians of the 20th century, known for his improvisational style that helped mold generations of music. Armstrong documented his own place in history through thousands of pages of collages, scrapbooks, letters, and journals, as well as hundreds of hours of voice recordings.

Air date:
Sun, 02/24/2019 (All day)
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/7yB0BJc8IvHGrz9gHQk2CA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Saturday, Feb. 23, clashes at the Venezuelan border as protestors try to escort humanitarian aid into the country and President Maduro breaks diplomatic relations with Colombia, strong words at the sexual abuse summit at the Vatican, and New York moves to regulate a chemical... /episodes/get/90157 /episode/90157 February 23, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/90157

With no federal limit on a chemical found in drinking water, New York state takes action on its own. Tests mandated by the EPA discovered a chemical called 1,4-dioxane in the drinking water in some communities on Long Island, New York. Found in degreasers, paint strippers, and some household products, it's been labeled as "likely to be carcinogenic" by the EPA. With no federal action on setting a federal limit on the amount of 1,4-dioxane in drinking water, New York state decided to act on its own, proposing the first firm limit for the chemical in the country.

Air date:
Sat, 02/23/2019 (All day)
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/s9ldbIYy34t1qScWOsCCuA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Saturday, Feb. 16, Pope Francis defrocks former U.S. cardinal and archbishop Theodore McCarrick for sex abuse, the latest on violent protests in Haiti, victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting are identified, and the story of one doctor in Haiti defying the odds and saving... /episodes/get/90013 /episode/90013 February 16, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/90013

February 16, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Air date:
Sat, 02/16/2019 - 00:30
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/yfpzoTRJFh-Mcr7zKyMl6g==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Sunday, Feb. 10, border wall negotiations break down ahead of the government shutdown deadline, the Democratic field in the presidential race widens, and life after Walmart in a small American town. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. /episodes/get/89812 /episode/89812 February 10, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/89812

February 10, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Air date:
Sat, 02/09/2019 - 23:00
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/f9HSJrq7YWZyEIWdSjn9lg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false On this edition for Saturday, Feb. 9,Virginia’s political scandal deepens with demands for the lieutenant governor to step down, Iran marks 40 years since the Islamic Revolution, and excavating for Rome’s subway yields ancient discoveries. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. /episodes/get/89799 /episode/89799 February 9, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode /episode-player/89799

February 9, 2019 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Air date:
Sat, 02/09/2019 (All day)
Video Title
 
 
 

Pages