In this Nov. 14, 2014 file photo, Ben Affleck poses in the press room with the Hollywood film award for "Gone Girl" at the Hollywood Film Awards in Los Angeles. PBS says it's postponing the third season of "Finding Your Roots" after an internal investigation of an episode about Ben Affleck's ancestors. In a statement Wednesday, June 24, 2015, PBS said it's also delaying a commitment to a fourth season until it's satisfied with improvement in the show's editorial standards. The public TV service launched a review after it was reported that Affleck asked the program to avoid revealing he had a slave-owning ancestor. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — PBS put its “Finding Your Roots” series on hold Wednesday after determining an episode that omitted references to Ben Affleck’s ancestor as a slave owner violated its standards.

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