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October 22, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Monday on the NewsHour, Saudi Arabia shifts its story on the death of Jamal Khashoggi, Russia warns of countermeasures if President Trump pulls out of a Cold War-era nuclear arms treaty, and as midterm elections approach, we take a closer look at the battleground of California where Democrats hope to flip a district that’s been conservative for decades.

Duration:00:55:06

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode, Oct. 21, 2018

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On this edition for Sunday, Oct. 21, Nebraskans and other red states will vote in November on the expansion of Medicaid, and Utah draws fans to the annual Moab Music Festival. Also, a documentary tells the journey of three women forced into military sex slavery during the Second World War. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Duration:00:25:00

October 20, 2018 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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On this edition for Saturday, October 20, health officials try new methods to contain the Ebola outbreak in the war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo. Also, millions vote in Afghanistan’s long-delayed parliamentary election amid Taliban violence. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Duration:00:24:58

October 19, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Friday on the NewsHour, a Russian citizen is charged with interfering in American elections. Also, ongoing scrutiny of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's travel practices, Idaho voters consider Medicaid expansion, African migrants flood to Spain, Mark Shields and David Brooks analyze the news as midterms approach and we take a look at a new fall film surrounding a family’s struggles with addiction.

Duration:00:54:40

October 18, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Thursday on the NewsHour, Jamal Khashoggi's final column is published as investigations continue into his alleged murder by a Saudi hit squad. Also: Inside the desperate journey Central Americans undertake to reach the U.S., why the federal budget deficit is swelling, President Trump rallies Republicans in Montana, legal immigrants struggle with a new provision and more.

Duration:00:56:05

October 17, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, new details are emerging in the alleged murder of a journalist. Some of the suspected killers have links to Saudi Arabia’s crown prince. Plus, on the heels of the Texas Senate debate, we look at midterm races that could tip the balance of power. We’ll also explore a program using technology to link volunteer doctors to clinics serving underprivileged communities.

Duration:00:55:08

October 16, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, we take a look at damage and hurricane relief operations in Florida. Also: pressure mounts on U.S.-Saudi relations in the wake of Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance, concerns about voter suppression, a college honors program values more than grades, a book on presidents at war by Michael Beschloss, veteran farmers and business opportunities for Native American artists.

Duration:00:55:49

October 15, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Monday on the NewsHour, President Trump tours a Gulf Coast ravaged by Hurricane Michael. Judy Woodruff sits down with the CEO of CVS to discuss how the takeover of insurance giant Aetna changes the healthcare landscape. And the fall films series continues with “22 July”, which tells the story of the 2011 massacre at a Norwegian summer camp by a right-wing extremist.

Duration:00:54:38

Saudi government reportedly grappling with Khashoggi explanation to save face

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On Monday, media reports suggested that the Saudi government plans to admit that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed during an interrogation gone wrong at the consulate in Istanbul. President Donald Trump meanwhile said that “rogue killers” might have been responsible. Nick Schifrin and Judy Woodruff discuss the latest developments.

Duration:00:03:29

October 14, 2018 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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On this edition for Sunday, October 14, Democrats eye two tight House races in New Jersey to help flip the House in their favor, and the fashion industry takes steps to design accessible and stylish clothing for people with disabilities. Also, a community uses yoga and meditation to improve ties with the NYPD. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Duration:00:24:59

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode Oct. 13, 2018

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On this edition for Saturday, October 13, the death toll rises and hundreds still unaccounted for after Hurricane Michael, and how a New Jersey lab is growing a leather substitute. Also, Florida may restore voting rights to 1 million felony offenders in November. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Duration:00:25:01

October 12, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Friday on the NewsHour, on the ground on the Florida Panhandle as the scope of Hurricane Michael's destructive comes into focus. Also: One-on-one with Al Gore to discuss the urgent new climate change report, Turkey releases an American pastor, Pope Francis accepts the resignation of the Archbishop of Washington, Shields and Brooks and race and policing in "The Hate U Give."

Duration:00:54:13

October 11, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Thursday on the NewsHour, Hurricane Michael wallops the Florida Panhandle, leaving towns stranded and thousands without power. Also: Kanye West visits the White House, warnings of Chinese and Russian interference in the midterm elections, Saudi Arabia under scrutiny for the disappearance of a journalist, what to do with recyclable materials and a Brief but Spectacular take on writing about people.

Duration:00:55:11

October 10, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Wednesday on the NewsHour, Hurricane Michael lashes the Gulf Coast with Category 4 winds and dangerous storm surge. Also: A financial storm on Wall Street, questions mount in the disappearance of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi, President Trump announces a major change in ethanol gasoline rules, Rohingya women bear babies born from rape and the risks associated with a controversial pesticide.

Duration:00:55:13

October 9, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, U.N. ambassador Nikki Haley announces her resignation. Also, Hurricane Michael approaches the Florida Panhandle, we analyze the new Supreme Court, North Dakota’s close Senate race, Maine courts younger workers with student loan credits, Afghanistan’s ongoing battle with the Taliban, Doris Kearns Goodwin on presidential leadership and learning the value of "showing up."

Duration:00:55:42

October 8, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Monday on the NewsHour, a new international climate report paints a dire picture of the damage climate change will cause without drastic actions. Also: The disappearance of a Washington Post journalist, next steps with North Korea to secure a nuclear deal, Politics Monday on the race for controlling Congress, author Michael Lewis on the critical mission of government and a tiny island at risk.

Duration:00:54:54

Michael Lewis traces the ‘gutting of the civil service’ under Trump

10/8/2018
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Bestselling author Michael Lewis says the idea that civil servants are “lazy or stupid or dead weight on the society is...the most sinister idea alive in this country right now." In his new book, “The Fifth Risk,” Lewis examines how the Trump administration has been staffing the federal government, and its “ignorance of the mission.” Lewis sits down with William Brangham for a conversation.

Duration:00:07:18

October 7, 2018 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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On this edition for Sunday, October 7, two women face-off in a tight race for Sen. Jeff Flake’s seat in Arizona, and Brazil’s presidential elections sees the rise of far-right populism. Also, filmmaker John Waters on the art of shocking audiences. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Duration:00:25:04

October 6, 2018 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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On this edition for Saturday, Oct. 6, the Senate votes to confirm U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, and the death toll rises in Indonesia in the wake of last week's tsunami. Also, worries over an ISIS resurgence on the Libyan coast. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Duration:00:25:11

October 5, 2018 – PBS NewsHour full episode

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Friday on the NewsHour, Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court is now all but assured. Also: A police officer is convicted in the shooting death of a Chicago teen, the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to activists against rape as a weapon of war, where the #MeToo movement stands one year later, the analysis of Shields and Brooks and Easter Island tackles the plastic problem.

Duration:00:54:39