Full Program: PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode July 30, 2017

On this edition for Sunday, July 30, tensions rise following last week’s missile test by North Korea, and a deadly assault in the Philippines under the president’s violent crackdown on suspected drug users. In our signature segment, a model of social responsibility gains a foothold in American business. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Segments from Sunday, July 30, 2017

  • PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode July 30, 2017
    On this edition for Sunday, July 30, tensions rise following last week’s missile test by North Korea, and a deadly assault in the Philippines under the president’s violent crackdown on suspected drug users. In our signature segment, a model of social responsibility gains a foothold in American business. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
    Original Air Date: July 30, 2017
    Length: 0
    People watch news report showing North Korea's Hwasong-14 missile launch on electronic screen at Pyongyang station
  • How one reporter uncovered the world of phone scams
    How do phone scams actually work? That’s what Alex Goldman, co-host of Gimlet Media podcast Reply All, wondered recently when he answered a call and found himself the target of an attempted phone scam. He joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the results of his investigation, which was detailed on a recent episode of Reply All.
    Original Air Date: July 30, 2017
    Length: 111
    SIM cards lie on a table in this photo illustration taken in Sarajevo
  • At hacker convention, a spotlight on election security
    Hackers, lawyers, security officials and government employees gather annually in Las Vegas for the Def Con security convention. This year, hackers were able to penetrate a touch screen voting machine used in a 2014 Virginia election in less than two hours. Robert McMillan, who covered the conference for the Wall Street Journal, joins Hari Sreenivasan from San Francisco.
    Original Air Date: July 30, 2017
    Length: 0
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  • Can some corporations become forces for good?
    While publicly-held American corporations are responsible to shareholders to maximize profits, a group of businesses say they’re approaching their enterprises differently, with an eye toward environmental sustainability and workers’ rights. NewsHour Weekend's Christopher Booker reports on a classification of businesses that are attempting to incorporate social responsibility into their practice.
    Original Air Date: July 30, 2017
    Length: 0
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