NewsHour Special Edition

NewsHour Special Edition

Wed, 01/12/2011 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm

People light candles at a makeshift memorial in front of University Medical Center in Tucson, Ariz. where Rep. Gabrielle Giffords remains in a critical condition.

Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

A memorial service for the Tucson shooting victims.

WXXI brings you PBS NewsHour's special coverage of the Tucson memorial service on Wednesday, January 12 at  at 10 p.m. on WXXI-WORLD (DT 21.2/cable 524). It will also air at 9 p.m. on City 12 (cable 12 for City residents only). Included in the program will be President Obama's remarks and additional excerpts from the service, and guests commenting on the ceremony and the issues it raises.

NewHour will also share reactions from those across the country, and has invited WXXI's News Director Julie Philipp to take part.

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