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KQED World: Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

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Tuesday, August 14, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31291Z] We look at what Choosing Congressman Paul Ryan does for Mitt Romney's presidential chances. We'll speak with Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow at The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow at The Cato Institute. We'll get an update on the 2012 drought and take a look at what the federal government is doing to help farmers. Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook will have details. Nearly all S&P 500 firms have reported results for the second quarter but profits are up only fractionally compared to last year. New York Correspondent Erika Miller takes a look ahead to what the third quarter will look like for corporate profits. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3134] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10431H] Romney Selects Ryan As Running Mate * A Closer Look At Paul Ryan * How The Selection Of Ryan Affects The Presidential Race * Moderators For 2012 Presidential Debates Are Announced * Art Inspired By A Financial Crisis And The Backlash * Egyptian President Shakes Up Military Leadership duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18166H] (broadcast date: 8/13/12)
    A repeat of Brain Series 2: Episode 1 Neurological, Psychiatric and Addictive disorders
    with Eric Kandel of Columbia University, Gerald Fischbach of the Simons Foundation, Cornelia Bargmann of Rockefeller University, Nora Volokow of the National Institute for Drug Abuse and Thomas Insel Institute of Mental Health
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2666Z] (repeat) Tavis talks with actor Jeff Daniels. The Tony-nominee discusses HBO's The Newsroom, the necessity of being informed on current events and leaving the family business to become an actor. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31291Z] We look at what Choosing Congressman Paul Ryan does for Mitt Romney's presidential chances. We'll speak with Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow at The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow at The Cato Institute. We'll get an update on the 2012 drought and take a look at what the federal government is doing to help farmers. Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook will have details. Nearly all S&P 500 firms have reported results for the second quarter but profits are up only fractionally compared to last year. New York Correspondent Erika Miller takes a look ahead to what the third quarter will look like for corporate profits. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10431H] Romney Selects Ryan As Running Mate * A Closer Look At Paul Ryan * How The Selection Of Ryan Affects The Presidential Race * Moderators For 2012 Presidential Debates Are Announced * Art Inspired By A Financial Crisis And The Backlash * Egyptian President Shakes Up Military Leadership duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2011] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One [#517H] Robert Cox Award-winning journalist Robert Cox reflects about Argentina's Dirty War of the 1970s and 80s, his work as journalist during that period, and reconciliation in Argentina. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 6:30 am
    Need To Know [#248H] PALAU: NTK reports from the Pacific Island nation of Palau on the island country's efforts to hold the world's leading industrial powers legally responsible for the environmental damage their greenhouse gas emissions are causing. Our report features a candid conversation with the Johnson Toribiong, President of Palau, about the threat climate change poses to the island nation's very existence.
    INTERVIEW: Anchor Maria Hinojosa interviews Matthew Pawa, an attorney who has litigated similar cases to the one facing Palau.
    FOLLOW UP: This week's episode will also follow up on NTK's latest investigation, Crossing the Line, into alleged abuses by US Border Patrol agents.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:00 am
    Natural Heroes [#410] The Sea and Me Once Upon a Tide: A storyteller, played by Academy Award-winner Linda Hunt, speaks to us of a spell that has been cast causing everyone to forget about the importance of the ocean. One little girl, however, helps us realize how we can all break the spell to save the ocean, and ourselves. Coral Connections: Millions of people visit the Mexican Riviera Maya every year to enjoy the white beaches, the sun, and the natural beauty. Few realize the importance of the reef, and how personal choices impact the water system, reef, and the entire region. Coral Connections encourages you to become a force for positive change. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 7:30 am
    Natural Heroes [#411] Ray Bandar, A Life with Skulls He's been called "Dr. Bones" and "Reptile Ray." Usually dressed in tattered field-trip clothes, Ray Bandar has been a fixture at the California Academy of Sciences and the beaches around the Bay Area for more than 50 years. A Life with Skulls is an inspiring look at the life of a man who has a special tie to the natural world. You will be motivated to go out and explore it for yourself. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 8:00 am
    Forever Wild: Celebrating America's Wilderness This film celebrates America's commitment to wilderness preservation. It captures the glory of undeveloped, wild places through stunning images and the passionate tales of America's modern wilderness heroes - volunteers who have spent countless hours and immeasurable energy working to ensure that the public lands they love remain forever wild. These are tales of vision and dedication by Americans who work to preserve a legacy of wilderness for all to enjoy. The program is hosted by Robert Redford and features the prose of Terry Tempest Williams read by the author as well as original music. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 am
    Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One [#517H] Robert Cox Award-winning journalist Robert Cox reflects about Argentina's Dirty War of the 1970s and 80s, his work as journalist during that period, and reconciliation in Argentina. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:30 am
    Need To Know [#248H] PALAU: NTK reports from the Pacific Island nation of Palau on the island country's efforts to hold the world's leading industrial powers legally responsible for the environmental damage their greenhouse gas emissions are causing. Our report features a candid conversation with the Johnson Toribiong, President of Palau, about the threat climate change poses to the island nation's very existence.
    INTERVIEW: Anchor Maria Hinojosa interviews Matthew Pawa, an attorney who has litigated similar cases to the one facing Palau.
    FOLLOW UP: This week's episode will also follow up on NTK's latest investigation, Crossing the Line, into alleged abuses by US Border Patrol agents.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:00 am
    Natural Heroes [#410] The Sea and Me Once Upon a Tide: A storyteller, played by Academy Award-winner Linda Hunt, speaks to us of a spell that has been cast causing everyone to forget about the importance of the ocean. One little girl, however, helps us realize how we can all break the spell to save the ocean, and ourselves. Coral Connections: Millions of people visit the Mexican Riviera Maya every year to enjoy the white beaches, the sun, and the natural beauty. Few realize the importance of the reef, and how personal choices impact the water system, reef, and the entire region. Coral Connections encourages you to become a force for positive change. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 10:30 am
    Natural Heroes [#411] Ray Bandar, A Life with Skulls He's been called "Dr. Bones" and "Reptile Ray." Usually dressed in tattered field-trip clothes, Ray Bandar has been a fixture at the California Academy of Sciences and the beaches around the Bay Area for more than 50 years. A Life with Skulls is an inspiring look at the life of a man who has a special tie to the natural world. You will be motivated to go out and explore it for yourself. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 11:00 am
    Forever Wild: Celebrating America's Wilderness This film celebrates America's commitment to wilderness preservation. It captures the glory of undeveloped, wild places through stunning images and the passionate tales of America's modern wilderness heroes - volunteers who have spent countless hours and immeasurable energy working to ensure that the public lands they love remain forever wild. These are tales of vision and dedication by Americans who work to preserve a legacy of wilderness for all to enjoy. The program is hosted by Robert Redford and features the prose of Terry Tempest Williams read by the author as well as original music. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2012] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8162] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2666Z] (repeat) Tavis talks with actor Jeff Daniels. The Tony-nominee discusses HBO's The Newsroom, the necessity of being informed on current events and leaving the family business to become an actor. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3135] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18166H] (broadcast date: 8/13/12)
    A repeat of Brain Series 2: Episode 1 Neurological, Psychiatric and Addictive disorders
    with Eric Kandel of Columbia University, Gerald Fischbach of the Simons Foundation, Cornelia Bargmann of Rockefeller University, Nora Volokow of the National Institute for Drug Abuse and Thomas Insel Institute of Mental Health
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31292Z] A rebound for retailers as they post their first monthly sales gain since March. New York Correspondent Erika Miller has details. "Hope and despair" is how one of our guests tonight describes what's happening in the markets. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Stuart Schweitzer, Vice-Chairman of JPMorgan Private Bank. The drought is frying corn and stunting the size of other crops. As Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook reports you don't have to drive out to a farm to see the damage. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10432H] Candidates, In Swing States, Focus On Energy * Looking At How People Behave Online * Coordinated Attacks Strike Afghanistan * An Interview With Gregg Allman * Dealing With Childhood Diabetes * Remembering Helen Gurley Brown duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17227H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10432H] Candidates, In Swing States, Focus On Energy * Looking At How People Behave Online * Coordinated Attacks Strike Afghanistan * An Interview With Gregg Allman * Dealing With Childhood Diabetes * Remembering Helen Gurley Brown duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3135] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10432H] Candidates, In Swing States, Focus On Energy * Looking At How People Behave Online * Coordinated Attacks Strike Afghanistan * An Interview With Gregg Allman * Dealing With Childhood Diabetes * Remembering Helen Gurley Brown duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18167H] (broadcast date: 8/14/12)
    a rebroadcast of Charlie Rose Brain Series 2: Consciousness
    with Eric Kandel of Columbia University, Patricia Churchland of University of California, San Diego, Stanislas Dehaene of College De France, Nicholas Schiff of Weill Cornell Medical College and Timothy Wilson of the University of Virginia.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2667Z] (repeat) Tavis talks with activist Erin Brockovich about environmental issues, including the world water crisis. Brockovich describes the water crisis in the US, her issues with the EPA and why she feels Americans live in a third world country - all of which are detailed in the documentary, Last Call at the Oasis. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31292Z] A rebound for retailers as they post their first monthly sales gain since March. New York Correspondent Erika Miller has details. "Hope and despair" is how one of our guests tonight describes what's happening in the markets. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Stuart Schweitzer, Vice-Chairman of JPMorgan Private Bank. The drought is frying corn and stunting the size of other crops. As Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook reports you don't have to drive out to a farm to see the damage. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10432H] Candidates, In Swing States, Focus On Energy * Looking At How People Behave Online * Coordinated Attacks Strike Afghanistan * An Interview With Gregg Allman * Dealing With Childhood Diabetes * Remembering Helen Gurley Brown duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3142] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2012] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31292Z] A rebound for retailers as they post their first monthly sales gain since March. New York Correspondent Erika Miller has details. "Hope and despair" is how one of our guests tonight describes what's happening in the markets. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Stuart Schweitzer, Vice-Chairman of JPMorgan Private Bank. The drought is frying corn and stunting the size of other crops. As Chicago Bureau Chief Diane Eastabrook reports you don't have to drive out to a farm to see the damage. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3135] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
Tuesday, August 14, 2012

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