Saturday on NewsHour Weekend: Secretary of State John Kerry makes a surprise visit to Afghanistan to ease political tension there. Also, new laws are blocking anti-discrimination measures for gay, lesbian and transgender people. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. PBS News video 2016 New York.
Stephen Wolfram was a young prodigy who grew tired of academia. So he started a company that allowed him to pursue his scientific passions, and build some revolutionary mathematical software in the process. Video CNBC news New York.
• The City’s comprehensive homeless outreach program, HOME-STAT, is now fully staffed
• The City is taking steps to simplify court summons procedures for low-level offenders
• The Mayor and City Officials join House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to push for federal support for early childhood educational funding
NYC Mayor’s Office Bill de Blasio, Video New York news.