MacNeil returns to PBS to tell story of autism

In this January 2011 still photo taken from video, PBS newsman Robert MacNeil, right, interacts with Nick, his 6-year-old grandson, at Nick's family's home in Cambridge, Mass. After a decade off the air, MacNeil returns Monday, April 18, 2011, with a six-part series he reported on autism, inspired by Nick, who is featured in the series. (AP Photo/PBS NewsHour)

April 16, 2011 8:16:45 AM PDT
Half of PBS's famous MacNeil/Lehrer news team is returning to the air after a decade to tell a personal story about autism.