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6.1 News & Public Affairs Programming

For Sunday morning programming, see here.

MonDAY-THURSDAY at 5:00 p.m.

BBC World News Outside Source

Broadcasting live from the BBC News headquarters in London, BBC World News Outside Source engages audiences through a unique, digital oriented storytelling approach. Lively and fast paced, presenter Ros Atkins stands in the center of the newsroom pulling real time information on-screen through social media, news wires, data feeds, fact checks and much more.

weekdays at 10:00 p.m.

Amanpour and Company

Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and technology to arts, science and sports.

FRIDAYS at 5:00 p.m.

BBC World News Today

Broadcasting live from the BBC News headquarters in London, BBC World News Today gives audiences a detailed look into news stories from around the world. Targeted to an audience looking for more depth to their daily coverage, the program features field reporting with breakdowns from regional correspondents and expert guests covering a broad range of topics from breaking news to the latest in sport.

weekdays at 11:00 p.m.

Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! is an award-winning, independent, noncommercial, nationally-distributed public television news hour.

Weekdays at 5:30 p.m.

BBC World News America

Coverage and analysis of international events and issues with a fresh perspective, connecting the dots between the United States and the world. Katty Kay serves as series anchor.

Tuesdays at 9:00 p.m.


PBS' premier public affairs series. Incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human, social and political experience.

weekdays at 6:00 p.m.

PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour provides in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live studio interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. Amna Nawaz and Geoff Bennett co-anchor.

Sundays at 5:00 p.m.

PBS NewsHour Weekend

A summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis.