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Episode #31325Z

KQED World: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Regulators want to make mutual fund money markets safer. NBR's Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh has more on what the government is trying to do. The third quarter comes to a close and the fourth could be even better for investors. NBR's Suzanne Pratt takes a look. Stillwater Mining's CEO speaks with NBR's Tom Hudson about global demand and why platinum is cheaper than gold.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Channel 9: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Channel 9: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31324Z

KQED World: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

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  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Channel 9: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Channel 9: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31323Z

KQED World: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

New home sales cooled a little this summer but prices jumped to their highest level since the recession. NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look a new home construction in the Midwest. Radio Shack sacks its CEO promising to move in a new direction. But, how does a niche player find its footing between the big box retailers and online competitors. NBR's Ruben Ramirez reports from New York. And, paying for college. The confusing and complex business of figuring out financial aid. NBR's Sylvia Hall has details from Washington on navigating the complex web.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Channel 9: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Channel 9: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31322Z

KQED World: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Housing prices continue rising and consumers are becoming more confident. But, talk on Wall Street is already turning to what investors should watch for when third quarter earnings season kicks-off next month. Was the bank bailout during the financial crisis overdone? NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Former FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair. If American Airlines and its pilots strike a deal tomorrow it could mean fewer delays for customers and the company's bankruptcy. NBR's Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook has details.

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  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Channel 9: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Channel 9: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31321Z

KQED World: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

There are calls for a sustained global economic rebound as world economies slow. NBR's Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh reports the head of the International Monetary Fund is calling on leaders in Europe and the U.S. to change direction. That free checking account may not be so free anymore. NBR's Ruben Ramirez reports on a new report which shows bank fees are climbing. The summer drought scotched hopes for a bumper crop this year, but some farmers in parts of Illinois and Iowa say the harvest isn't as bad as feared. NBR's Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook has details.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Channel 9: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Channel 9: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31320Z

KQED World: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

The iPhone 5 is out and crowds of people around the world stood in line to buy it. But, will trouble with its mapping feature spoil profits for Apple. NBR's New York Correspondent Erika Miller will have details on whether the mapping issues are keeping anyone from buying. Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney releases his 2011 tax returns. NBR's Washington Correspondent Sylvia Hall looks at how much he paid in taxes compared to the rest of Americans. And, the debate over "makers" and "moochers." Who contributes to the U.S. economy and who takes government handouts? NBR's Susie Gharib moderates a debate between two experts on the economy and taxes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Channel 9: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Channel 9: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31319Z

KQED World: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

From China to Japan to Europe there are fresh signs of slowing economies and they are raising new worries about global growth. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with ConvergEx's Nicholas Colas. The American government borrows billions of dollars from China. Is it a threat to small business? NBR's Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh continues our look at the national debt. On Capitol Hill there were new questions about the role of high frequency trading and U.S. markets. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED Channel 9: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31318Z

KQED World: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Existing home sales hit a two-year high. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Wells Fargo economist Richard Dekaser about what that could mean for home prices this fall. The U.S. national debt is a "national security issue" according to Former Senator Sam Nunn. He'll join us in the program. Record low interest rates on bonds are wreaking havoc on people who invest in government issued debt. Should investors be concerned? Loomis Sayles' Kathleen Gaffney gives us tonight's Street Critique.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31317Z

KQED World: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Ford CEO Alan Mulally puts to rest rumors he's prepping for retirement. NBR's Susie Gharib spoke with him as he rolled out the new Ford Fusion. Are you one of the 47% of Americans that do not pay federal income taxes? Well, what does that really mean. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Tax Policy Center Director Donald Marron. Who says U.S. companies aren't investing in their business. Hershey unveils it's $300 million plant upgrade down the street from where it first made chocolate. NBR's Ruben Ramirez reports from Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31316Z

KQED World: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

A war of words between The White House and China over trade. The Obama administration complains about new trade abuses on auto exports and China fires back on unfair trade practices by the U.S. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington. From stocks to oil and gold prices. NBR's Ruben Ramirez takes a look at what to expect between now and the end of the year. A birthday for "Occupy Wall Street." NBR's Susie Gharib takes a look at what the movement has accomplished.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31315Z

KQED World: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31314Z

KQED World: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Stocks soar as Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke launches a new round of stimulus to boost the economy. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Former Federal Reserve Governor Randall Kroszner. Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke described today's move as quote "a main street policy." NBR's Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh looks at what that means. Does the world really need another gaming console? Nintendo launches its latest version of the Wii. NBR"s New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt explains.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31313Z

KQED World: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Faster, slimmer and a larger screen...Apple takes the wraps off the iPhone 5. From mobile carriers to the U.S. economy...will the latest iPhone be a game changer? New York Correspondent Erika Miller reports. Two of Europe's biggest defense players look to join forces as the U. S. defense industry prepares to slim down. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with former Assistant Secretary of Defense Lawrence Korb. The latest census numbers are in and a record 46 million people remain below the poverty line. Washington Correspondent Sylvia Hall has details.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31312Z

KQED World: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Apple is expected to debut its next generation iPhone tomorrow. It may be tech's next big thing, but its influence extends well beyond Apple. New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt takes a look at the "Apple Economy." From freight to fashion to semiconductors...three bellwethers have warned recently about their financial forecasts. New York Correspondent Erika Miller looks at the potential cracks in corporate profit growth. Over the next few days the Federal Reserve will debate the future of short-term interest rates. Once Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's term expires in January 2014...who will inherit the big chair? Darren Gersh looks at who may lead the bank if there's a change in the White House in November.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31311Z

KQED World: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

All eyes on Wall Street are looking 200 miles south to Washington. New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt takes a look at the impact any moves by the Federal Reserve on Thursday could have on the markets. Any action the Federal Reserve takes this week comes against the backdrop of a slowing global economy. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Joe Tanius, Global Markets Strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds. Fashion Week is in full swing in New York City with clothing designers showing off their spring collections. While women's fashions get the headlines there's another sector of the apparel industry that's starting to get more attention. New York Correspondent Ruben Ramirez reports.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 12:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31310Z

KQED World: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

U.S. employers add just 96,000 jobs in August. Will the latest numbers force the Federal Reserve to act when it meets next week? NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian. Intel warns about chip sales and analysts blame it on the move to tablet computing. NBR's Tom Hudson takes a look at what's behind the shift. On Monday, it will be 3 ? years since the stock market hit its recession low and a new bull market began. Tonight's Market Monitor is shifting to a more defensive portfolio. Investech's Jim Stack tells us why he's pulling in his bull horns.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31309Z

KQED World: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

The head of the European Central Bank makes good on his promise to save the euro. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with ConvergEx's Chief Market Strategist Nicholas Colas on the implications of the ECB's comments today. The S&P 500 stock index jumps to pre-crisis levels but how are investors feeling today compared to 4 years ago? New York Correspondent Erika Miller takes a look. Amazon introduces a Kindle update and a new e-reader called "Paperwhite." Forrester Research's James McQuivey looks at how the new models stack up.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31308Z

KQED World: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

A warning from FedEx raises new questions about the health of the global economy as shipping slows around the globe. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Jeff Kleintop, Chief Market Strategist at LPL Financial. Our coverage of Election 2012 continues...we ask small business owners if they're feeling better now than they did four years ago. Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh reports from Roanoke, Virginia. Nokia and Motorola look to up the ante against the iPhone. New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt has more on the smart phone wars.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31307Z

KQED World: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

The Democratic National Convention is underway in North Carolina. We'll speak with Austan Goolsbee, he's the top economist on the president's economic recovery board. September is historically the worst month for stocks...what can investors expect this time around? New York Correspondent Suzanne Pratt takes a look. Gas prices may be up, but consumers were scrambling to buy new cars in August. Midwest Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook takes a look at why auto sales revved up last month.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31306Z

KQED World: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 3:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 6:30 PM

Episode #31305Z

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 1, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

Convincing talk from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke today that the Fed is ready to act to boost the economy. Susie Gharib speaks with the Former Vice-Chairman of the Fed, Alan Blinder. The American economy may be inching along, but a slowdown overseas threatens to drag down the U.S. Tonight's Market Monitor is Alan Lancz, Director of Research at LanczGlobal.com Across the country, millions of Americans are heading out for the Labor Day weekend. Ruben Ramirez takes a look at the travel outlook beyond the unofficial end to summer.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 1, 2012 -- 3:30 AM
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      (this includes all DT9, DT54 and DT25 channels, along with all paid services) We will be doing upgrade and maintenance work in our Master Control area during the overnight hours of late Thurs/early Fri 12/19. Work will begin shortly after midnight early Friday, which may last until 6am, though we hope to finish earlier. This […]

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      (DT54.1 thru 54.5) Assuming that the weather and road conditions permit, we plan to do a bit of maintenance on our KQEH transmitter the morning of Friday 12/05… hopefully 10am-11am-ish, but could be a bit later. Most of the work should not affect the outgoing signal, but there will need to be a cable swap […]

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