Several asylum seekers, joined by two members of the U.S. Congress, waited on a small patch of U.S. soil for hours demanding that their claims be processed immediately, challenging a U.S. policy to make people wait in Mexico if there are capacity constraints.
- Dec. 18
- Carson Frame/American Homefront
For thousands of elderly veterans, long term care means living in a nursing home or institutional care setting. But some have found a much homier option.
- Dec. 18
- Quil Lawrence / NPR
Congress told the VA to expand its caregiver program to include pre-Sept. 11 vets, but the VA has failed to meet a deadline in the law.
Arts & Living
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Watch New Titles: NOVA "Last B-24"; Native America "From Caves to Cosmos" (episode 1of 4); Nature "Super Cats"; Great Performances "An American In Paris The Musical"; The Great American Read (8 episodes); Neanderthal (2 episodes); Great Performances "The Sound Of Music"; Masterpiece "Poldark" Season 4 and "The Durrells in Corfu" Season 3
Catch-Up Viewing: Masterpiece: "The Miniaturist"; The Woman in White (episodes 1 -5); Ken Burns' Mark Twain (2 episodes available for 6 months) and "Brooklyn Bridge"; The Vietnam War (it's back for 6 months only); The French Chef With Julia Child; Frankie Drake Mysteries; The Great British Baking Show Seasons 1-5 plus Masterclasses; Masterpiece Victoria Seasons 1-2 (Season 3 premieres Jan. 13, 2019)
Coming Soon: Native America (3 of 4 episodes beginning Dec. 12); We'll Meet Again Season 2 (beginning Dec. 12); Nature "A Squirrel’s Guide to Success" (beginning Dec. 12); NOVA "Thai Cave Rescue" (Dec. 13); "K.D. Lang - Landmarks Live In Concert: A Great Performances Special" (Dec. 15); Julia Louis-Dreyfus: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize (Dec. 18); Bluegrass Underground "Brandi Carlile" (Dec. 20); Great Performances "Harold Prince: The Director’s Life" (Dec. 22)
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