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Ben Domenech, Publisher, The Federalist (Episode #804)

KQED World: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Benjamin Domenech is the publisher of The Federalist, host of The Federalist Radio Hour, and writes The Transom, a daily subscription newsletter for political insiders. He co-founded Redstate and co-hosted Coffee & Markets, an award-winning economic podcast. His writing has been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Daily Beast, Politico, Commentary, Reason, and GQ, and he appears regularly on Fox News, MSNBC, CNN, and CBS's Face The Nation.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Katy Tur, Nbc Correspondent (Episode #803)

KQED World: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Katy Tur is a correspondent for NBC News and an anchor for MSNBC Live. Tur is the recipient of a 2017 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism. Her latest book, Unbelievable, reflects on her coverage of Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. She currently lives in New York City.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Shawn Colvin, Singer/Songwriter (Episode #704H)

KQED 9: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 6:00 PM

Shawn Colvin is a singer-songwriter based in Austin, Texas. She has won three Grammy awards, including Song of the Year for her hit "Sunny Came Home." Colvin's new album titled "Colvin & Earle" was released this summer. Colvin joined forces with long-time friend and creative partner Steve Earle to create the debut collaborative album.

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  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 6:00 PM

Al Franken, U.S. Senator/Comedian/Author (Episode #802)

KQED World: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Al Franken is the U.S. Senator of Minnesota. Before running for the Senate, Sen. Franken spent 37 years as a comedy writer, author and radio talk show host. He is best known for his stint on Saturday Night Live during the 1970s and 1980s. Franken was first elected to the US Senate in 2008, and re-elected in 2014. His latest book, Al Franken, Giant of the Senate, was a New York Times Best Seller.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Lyle Lovett, Singer/Actor (Episode #801)

KQED World: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Lyle Lovett is a singer, composer and actor. Since his self-titled debut in 1986, Lovett has released 14 albums that fuse elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues. He has won four Grammy Awards, including Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Album. Lovett was also named Texas State Musician.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Gary Kelly, CEO, Southwest Airlines (Episode #726)

KQED World: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Gary Kelly serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Southwest Airlines. In Kelly's 30 years at Southwest he has worked as a controller, Chief Financial Officer, VP of Finance, Executive VP and CFO before being promoted to CEO in 2004. In 2017 Kelly was recognized as one of the top five underrated CEOs by Fortune magazine.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
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    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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