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KQED World: Tuesday, September 12, 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.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12051] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36181] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the S&P 500 closes at a record all because Hurricane Irma wasn't as bad as feared. Plus, sports stars and celebrities are traders for a day to raise money in honor of those who lost their lives in the 9/11 attacks. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4189] Tavis talks with author Zinzi Clemmons about her debut novel What We Lose and with actor Joshua Henry about his breakout role as Aaron Burr in the touring company of Hamilton: An American Musical. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Time Scanners [#103] Petra Structural engineer Steve Burrows leads his team of laser-scanning experts to Jordan to scan the ancient desert city of Petra. Using 3D laser-scanning technology, he wants to uncover its construction secrets and shed new light on this architectural wonderland lost to the West for more than 1000 years. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Global 3000 [#936] Fearing Your Husband duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    Focus On Europe [#3536] Italy's Forgotten Earthquake Victims duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#534] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#214] DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    W.S. Merwin: to Plant A Tree Examine the life and work of the poet laureate, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and environmental activist who has dedicated himself to preserving and regenerating native plants at his home on Maui. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Robert Bly: A Thousand Years of Joy ROBERT BLY: A THOUSAND YEARS OF JOY presents a moving portrait of one of America's most celebrated and revolutionary poets of the last half-century. The film showcases Bly's development as a writer with an unswerving belief in the importance of poetry both to his own life and to American culture in general. A THOUSAND YEARS OF JOY charts Bly's singular path from a mid-western farmer's son to radical anti-Vietnam War activist to "wild man" of the 1990s men's movement and author of The New York Timesbest-seller Iron John: A Book About Men. duration 58:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:00 am
    Life on the Line [#101] Heart to Heart For the Escarcega family, their worst nightmare becomes a harrowing reality. Their newborn baby is slowly dying from congenital heart disease. Doctors tell them it's the beginning of the end...unless a heart becomes available for transplant surgery. Will Baby David receive a heart in time? "Heart to Heart" follows Baby David's journey ad reflects on the pioneering efforts of infant heart transplantation with Baby Fae. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:30 am
    On Story [#307] James Franco: A Look Inside 127 Hours James Franco reveals his unique experience working on 127 Hours, including his faith in director Danny Boyle's vision, and the collaborative approach from cast and crew to fulfill the tension needed to capture this true and tantalizing story. Followed by the allegorical short film, Voice Over, directed by Martin Rosete, about a few extreme situations that literally take your breath away. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Time Scanners [#103] Petra Structural engineer Steve Burrows leads his team of laser-scanning experts to Jordan to scan the ancient desert city of Petra. Using 3D laser-scanning technology, he wants to uncover its construction secrets and shed new light on this architectural wonderland lost to the West for more than 1000 years. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4190] Tavis talks with heralded actor Martin Sheen about the current political climate and his latest roles in Grace and Frankie and Anne of Green Gables. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4191] Tavis talks with former Senator Russ Feingold about voting against the Patriot Act and his organization "Legit Action" and with blues quintet Southern Avenue's Ori Naftaly and Tierinii Jackson about their critically acclaimed self-titled debut album, including the band's national debut performance of "Don't Give Up". duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Global 3000 [#936] Fearing Your Husband duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Focus On Europe [#3536] Italy's Forgotten Earthquake Victims duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    W.S. Merwin: to Plant A Tree Examine the life and work of the poet laureate, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and environmental activist who has dedicated himself to preserving and regenerating native plants at his home on Maui. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Robert Bly: A Thousand Years of Joy ROBERT BLY: A THOUSAND YEARS OF JOY presents a moving portrait of one of America's most celebrated and revolutionary poets of the last half-century. The film showcases Bly's development as a writer with an unswerving belief in the importance of poetry both to his own life and to American culture in general. A THOUSAND YEARS OF JOY charts Bly's singular path from a mid-western farmer's son to radical anti-Vietnam War activist to "wild man" of the 1990s men's movement and author of The New York Timesbest-seller Iron John: A Book About Men. duration 58:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 pm
    Life on the Line [#101] Heart to Heart For the Escarcega family, their worst nightmare becomes a harrowing reality. Their newborn baby is slowly dying from congenital heart disease. Doctors tell them it's the beginning of the end...unless a heart becomes available for transplant surgery. Will Baby David receive a heart in time? "Heart to Heart" follows Baby David's journey ad reflects on the pioneering efforts of infant heart transplantation with Baby Fae. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 pm
    On Story [#307] James Franco: A Look Inside 127 Hours James Franco reveals his unique experience working on 127 Hours, including his faith in director Danny Boyle's vision, and the collaborative approach from cast and crew to fulfill the tension needed to capture this true and tantalizing story. Followed by the allegorical short film, Voice Over, directed by Martin Rosete, about a few extreme situations that literally take your breath away. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8117] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14182] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4191] Tavis talks with former Senator Russ Feingold about voting against the Patriot Act and his organization "Legit Action" and with blues quintet Southern Avenue's Ori Naftaly and Tierinii Jackson about their critically acclaimed self-titled debut album, including the band's national debut performance of "Don't Give Up". duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36182] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12052] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8117] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7032] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36182] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4467H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12052] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4467H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23192H] (original air date 9/12/2017) We look at North Korea. Evan Osnos, who recently traveled to Pyongyang on assignment for The New Yorker, shares his reporting on Kim Jong-un.
    *We continue with a report on Apple's new products launch with Henry Blodget, C.E.O. of Business Insider, Steven Levy, editor-in-chief of Backchannel, and Emily Chang, host of Bloomberg Technology.
    *We conclude with part two of Charlie's conversation with Steve Bannon,former chief strategist to President Trump.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4467H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36182] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4467H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4192] Tavis talks with labor leader Dolores Huerta about DACA and the new documentary about her life titled Dolores. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4467H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12052] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4467H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7032] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12052] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you’re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit kqed.org/54move to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/5/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 5, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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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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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

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.