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KQED World: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#11743] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36012] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4020] Tavis talks with the guitarist from the iconic band the Sex Pistols, Steve Jones about his memoir Lonely Boy, and with Golden Globe-nominee Ruth Negga about her critically-acclaimed performance in Loving. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Power to the People with Johan Norberg As developing countries escape poverty and march toward prosperity and better lives, more people than ever are using energy--to power their homes, schools, hospitals, and businesses, and connect to the global economy. But how will we provide more energy while still protecting our environment? Hosted by Swedish economist and author Johan Norberg, Power to the People explores how innovation and new technologies are providing answers to our world's growing energy needs. From a solar facility in Morocco to wind farms in England, from a hydraulic fracturing site in Pennsylvania to a trucking company in Florida that is converting its fleet to natural gas, Power to the People examines how innovators from around the world are finding new, creative, and cost-effective solutions to our planet's growing energy challenges. duration 59:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2545] Topics: Confirmation Hearings and #Resist; The Women's March
    Panel: Avis Jones-DeWeever, Exceptional Leadership Institute for Women; Genevieve Wood, The Daily Signal; Rina Sha Bharara, Republican Strategist; Patricia Sosa, Progressive Commentator.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    American Forum [#219] Trump's Foreign Policy and How Traditional Conservatives Are Coping Former national security advisor to VP Dick Cheney, Eric Edelman, on traditional conservatives, President-elect Trump and the world he inherits. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#381] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#124] Mireya Solis, Senior Research Fellow and Japan specialist at the Brookings Institution in Washington DC, talks about the structure of Japan's labor force, the role of women in the economy and the TPP. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    America Reframed [#412] City of Trees A deeply personal story about the fight for good jobs and safe parks in our nation's capital. With unemployment exceeding 25% in DC's Ward 8 during the Great Recession, nonprofit Washington Parks & People receives a $2.7 million stimulus grant to put long-term unemployed residents back to work through a new green job training program. duration 1:26:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:30 am
    Life on the Line [#207] Footsteps of the Unknown As the second poorest country in the world, Ethiopia sits as a crossroads of hope and despair. With overwhelming widespread poverty and disease, it's estimated that one in eight children are orphaned or abandoned. Yet in the western highlands, in a town called Gimbie, lies a hospital where non-profit workers take these lonely children under their wings. Follow the journey of baby Bella whose mother abandoned her at the hospital, and be inspired by the heroes who commit their lives to making the world a brighter place for these children. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:00 am
    Doc World [#107] My Atomic Aunt Japanese filmmaker Kyoko Miyake visits a relative who lived in the area that was devastated by the 2011 tsunami and subsequent disaster at the Fukushima nuclear plant. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Power to the People with Johan Norberg As developing countries escape poverty and march toward prosperity and better lives, more people than ever are using energy--to power their homes, schools, hospitals, and businesses, and connect to the global economy. But how will we provide more energy while still protecting our environment? Hosted by Swedish economist and author Johan Norberg, Power to the People explores how innovation and new technologies are providing answers to our world's growing energy needs. From a solar facility in Morocco to wind farms in England, from a hydraulic fracturing site in Pennsylvania to a trucking company in Florida that is converting its fleet to natural gas, Power to the People examines how innovators from around the world are finding new, creative, and cost-effective solutions to our planet's growing energy challenges. duration 59:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4021] MLK: A Call to Conscience, Part 1 of 2 Tavis celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a look into one of his most powerful yet often overlooked speeches. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4022] MLK: A Call to Conscience, Part 2 of 2 Tavis explores one of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s most profound and controversial speeches, which offers insights into many of the crises faced today. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2545] Topics: Confirmation Hearings and #Resist; The Women's March
    Panel: Avis Jones-DeWeever, Exceptional Leadership Institute for Women; Genevieve Wood, The Daily Signal; Rina Sha Bharara, Republican Strategist; Patricia Sosa, Progressive Commentator.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    American Forum [#219] Trump's Foreign Policy and How Traditional Conservatives Are Coping Former national security advisor to VP Dick Cheney, Eric Edelman, on traditional conservatives, President-elect Trump and the world he inherits. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    America Reframed [#412] City of Trees A deeply personal story about the fight for good jobs and safe parks in our nation's capital. With unemployment exceeding 25% in DC's Ward 8 during the Great Recession, nonprofit Washington Parks & People receives a $2.7 million stimulus grant to put long-term unemployed residents back to work through a new green job training program. duration 1:26:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:30 pm
    Life on the Line [#207] Footsteps of the Unknown As the second poorest country in the world, Ethiopia sits as a crossroads of hope and despair. With overwhelming widespread poverty and disease, it's estimated that one in eight children are orphaned or abandoned. Yet in the western highlands, in a town called Gimbie, lies a hospital where non-profit workers take these lonely children under their wings. Follow the journey of baby Bella whose mother abandoned her at the hospital, and be inspired by the heroes who commit their lives to making the world a brighter place for these children. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 pm
    Doc World [#107] My Atomic Aunt Japanese filmmaker Kyoko Miyake visits a relative who lived in the area that was devastated by the 2011 tsunami and subsequent disaster at the Fukushima nuclear plant. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#7209] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14013] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4022] MLK: A Call to Conscience, Part 2 of 2 Tavis explores one of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s most profound and controversial speeches, which offers insights into many of the crises faced today. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36013] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11744] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    Newsline [#7209] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6128] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36013] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4298H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11744] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4298H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23023] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4298H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36013] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4298H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4023] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4298H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11744] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4298H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6128] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#11744] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

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KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.