Full Program: PBS NewsHour full episode Oct. 9, 2017

Monday on the NewsHour, President Trump lays out his terms for a hardline immigration deal in exchange for protecting "dreamers." Also: The downfall of Harvey Weinstein amid sexual harassment allegations spanning decades, treating chronic pain without opioids, the president's feud with Sen. Bob Corker and the Nobel Prize winner who made economics more human.

Segments from Monday, October 9, 2017

  • Nobel winner Thaler shed light on how real people behave
    University of Chicago scholar Richard Thaler was honored with the 2017 Nobel Prize in economics for his work questioning traditional assumptions that markets act rationally, and for taking human nature into account. Economics correspondent Paul Solman helps explain Thaler's theories, then Judy Woodruff speaks with Thaler about his honored work.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 583
  • Starmaker Harvey Weinstein eclipsed by report of harassment
    Harvey Weinstein, one of the most powerful men in Hollywood, has been fired from the influential film company he founded after The New York Times detailed three decades of sexual harassment allegations against him from scores of women who worked for him. William Brangham reports.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 226
    Producer Harvey Weinstein accepts a W.E.B. Du Bois Medal at the Hutchins Center Honors at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts September 30, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder (UNITED STATES - Tags: EDUCATION SOCIETY ENTERTAINMENT) - GM1EAA10L8C01
  • How these doctors drastically decreased opioid prescriptions
    With addictions and overdoses surging over the past two decades, recent CDC guidelines urge doctors to avoid or dramatically limit the use of legal painkillers. But in Southern California, a group of Kaiser Permanente doctors has been helping chronic pain patients "step down" from high-dose opioids and adopt alternative therapies that work well for many. Special correspondent Cat Wise reports.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 606
  • Trump’s feud with Corker reflects GOP’s shifting direction
    President Trump's social media feud with Republican Sen. Bob Corker over the weekend ended with the senator asserting that Trump’s reckless threats could set the U.S. “on the path to World War III.” Tamara Keith of NPR and Stuart Rothenberg of Inside Elections join Judy Woodruff to discuss the president’s fight with Corker, efforts to undo the Obama legacy and Vice President Pence’s NFL walkout.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 594
  • PBS NewsHour full episode Oct. 9, 2017
    Monday on the NewsHour, President Trump lays out his terms for a hardline immigration deal in exchange for protecting "dreamers." Also: The downfall of Harvey Weinstein amid sexual harassment allegations spanning decades, treating chronic pain without opioids, the president's feud with Sen. Bob Corker and the Nobel Prize winner who made economics more human.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 3228
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  • News Wrap: EPA chief ending Clean Power Plan
    In our news wrap Monday, EPA administrator Scott Pruitt confirmed that he will sign a new order ending President Obama's Clean Power Plan, which limited carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants. Also, more than a dozen wildfires swept across Northern California's wine country. Twenty thousand people were forced to evacuate and an estimated 1,500 homes and buildings were destroyed.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 261
  • Will Trump’s immigration wishlist derail the DACA deal?
    President Trump stunned Republicans when he reached a deal with Democratic leaders to protect DACA recipients known as "dreamers." But that agreement may be in jeopardy now that the White House has issued its demands, including the building of a controversial border wall. John Yang reports then Lisa Desjardins sits down with Judy Woodruff for a closer look at the road ahead on immigration reform.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 383
  • This public art project ponders the meaning behind monuments
    From Benjamin Franklin to Rocky Balboa, Philadelphia is a city rich in public art and monuments. As the nation debates the meaning and fate of Confederate statues, the city is also questioning who should be honored and memorialized. Jeffrey Brown reports on how a city-wide project called Monument Lab is using art to spark discussion on what is an appropriate monument for today’s Philadelphia.
    Original Air Date: October 9, 2017
    Length: 403
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