"The Weekly" is a narrative documentary series focusing on the stories behind The New York Times's headlines. Each half-hour episode features a Times journalist investigating one of the most pressing issues of the day. With more than 1,550 journalists scattered across 160 countries, The Times produces 2,500 stories a week -- investigative reports, political scoops, cultural dispatches. And each week, "The Weekly" tells one of these stories in a visual way. The series is FX's and The New York Times's first major foray into TV news.
Rudy Giuliani becomes a national hero after the events of 9/11, but his back-channel work in Ukraine helps spark an impeachment process that may forever tarnish both him and his client, President Trump.
Johnson & Johnson publicly insists that its baby powder is safe, but asbestos is a concern inside the company for years.
aired 8 days ago
An investigation into an overlooked moment when top U.S. law enforcement officials had an opportunity to take on the drugmaker that was planting the seeds for the opioid crisis, but instead chose a less aggressive path.
aired 15 days ago
The lives of an idealistic American couple bicycling around the world and a group of young men radicalized by ISIS tragically intersect on a remote mountain pass.
aired 22 days ago
The untold story of baby Constantin, who spends most of his first 10 months of life separated from his parents by the U.S. government.
aired 29 days ago
A look at the similarities between Russia's meddling tactics in the 2016 U.S. election and Estonia a decade before.
aired 36 days ago
An investigation into Apple's supply chain uncovers how the gold in iPhones might trace back to violent paramilitary groups that extort, and sometimes kill, Colombian miners.
aired 43 days ago
Investigating who pays the bill and who reaps the profits when the medicine a family needs to survive costs $1.5 million a year.
aired 57 days ago
Examining YouTube's influence over Brazil's election process and the control that the social media outlet could have on other aspects of a country's trajectory.
aired 64 days ago
A circle of young activists pushes the Democratic Party further to the left as its presidential candidates vie to unseat President Trump.
aired 71 days ago
A tragic story about Facebook scammers who pose as American servicemen and prey on vulnerable women; the tech company that does little to stop it.
aired 78 days ago
New York City taxi drivers are pushed to bankruptcy, foreclosure, and even suicide; a yearlong investigation into the collapse of the taxi medallion industry reveals how the system was rigged against the drivers, and who profited from it.
aired 85 days ago
A tiny school in rural Louisiana attracts national attention for sending students to the Ivy League; a New York Times investigation shows that the viral success stories were full of deception, and that the truth was much darker.
aired 92 days ago
As an iconic car company transforms itself into a tech company, thousands of auto workers stand to lose their jobs.
aired 99 days ago
With exclusive documents, photos, interviews and found footage, "The Weekly" and The New York Times' Washington reporters piece together an anatomy of President Trump's inauguration, the most expensive inaugural weekend the country has ever seen.
airs in 13 days
The story of former White House counsel Donald McGahn, one of the most influential people in the Trump administration.
airs in 6 days
Student activists demand change in New York's school system, one of the most segregated in the country; a new schools chancellor hopes to deliver equal opportunities for all.