PBS NewsHour Weekend
A summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to provide in-depth analysis. Each weekend broadcast contains original, in-depth field reporting on topics including education, healthcare, the economy, energy, science and technology, religion, finance and the arts. Anchored by Hari Sreenivasan.
Episode #305H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVRE
Included: NewsHour Weekend travels to Denver to explore the effects of recreational marijuana legalization in Colorado. Even though it has been legal in the state for nine months, some people are still choosing to buy it on the black market, saying the legalization has creating two systems: a legal market for those who can afford it and an underground one among people of color. Special Correspondent Rick Karr reports. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.
Episode #306H Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVRE
Included: NewsHour Weekend reports from Hungary to examine the plight of the Gypsy, or Roma, people amid a slew of housing evictions by the local government - the latest chapter in a long history of strained relations between the two groups. While local officials maintain the government is working to slowly improve conditions for the ethnic minority, the Roma, on the other hand, say they've been abandoned by it. NewsHour Weekend's Stephen Fee reports from the city of Miskolc where the majority of Roma citizens live in poverty. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.