This week in Los Angeles federal court, a jury began hearing evidence and testimony on whether rock band Led Zeppelin may have lifted part of their iconic song, “Stairway to Heaven.” At stake is the band’s reputation and millions of dollars. NewsHour Weekend’s Phil Hirschkorn reports. PBS NewsHour VIDEO
Joel Beckerman is a composer and producer who specializes in sonic branding. He’s responsible for some of the most iconic sounds used by today’s brands. FORBES VIDEO
Democrats fight for expanded background checks to prohibit people on the federal no-fly list from buying guns, drawing support from both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
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There is still a debate about how many U.S. troops should remain in Afghanistan 15 years after 9/11. President Barack Obama plans to cut the number of troops by almost half. Reuters reporter Phil Stewart joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss what to expect as Obama’s term comes to an end. PBS NewsHour VIDEO