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KQED World: Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

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Tuesday, October 2, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31326Z] American factories were going all out in September...a hopeful sign that the U.S. economy may be picking up. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with LPL Financials Chief Market Strategist Jeff Kleintop. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke defends his strategy at the Federal Reserve to do more to help the economy. NBR's Darren Gersh takes a look at the impact of the Fed's actions. And, a look at how technology is making it possible for doctors to go paperless and make some cash while doing so. NBR's Ruben Ramirez has more from New York. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3183] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10466H] Supreme Court's New Session * Vote 2012 * Medicaid * Voter IDs * Half the Sky duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18201H] (original broadcast date: 10/01/12)
    * Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Secretary General of NATO
    * a discussion about the Barclays Center in Brooklyn with Mikhail Prokhorov, owner of the Brooklyn Nets; Irina Prokhorov, head of the Cultural Initiatives Foundation; Bruce Ratner, real estate developer; and Karen Brooks Hopkins, President of BAM
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2701] Tavis talks with Sheila Bair, former chair of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, who talks about her role on the Systemic Risk Council and her assessment of the US financial crisis, as detailed in her book Bull by the Horns. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31326Z] American factories were going all out in September...a hopeful sign that the U.S. economy may be picking up. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with LPL Financials Chief Market Strategist Jeff Kleintop. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke defends his strategy at the Federal Reserve to do more to help the economy. NBR's Darren Gersh takes a look at the impact of the Fed's actions. And, a look at how technology is making it possible for doctors to go paperless and make some cash while doing so. NBR's Ruben Ramirez has more from New York. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10466H] Supreme Court's New Session * Vote 2012 * Medicaid * Voter IDs * Half the Sky duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2046] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One [#401Z] Neil Degrasse Tyson Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, author of The Pluto Files: The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet and host of the WGBH-produced TV series Nova ScienceNow, talks about his passion for science, his efforts to make astronomy accessible, and why he doesn't think the sky is the limit. duration 26:16   STEREO TVG
  • 6:30 am
    Need To Know [#255H] * NTK's Mona Iskander travels to Virginia, a vital swing state in the 2012 election, to examine how the state's Republican-controlled general assembly's efforts to curb access to abortion providers could affect the presidential contest.
    * Anchor Jeff Greenfield interviews Elaine Kamarck of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
    * In this week's essay, Greenfield offers an analysis of how the abortion debate has had an impact on previous presidential elections.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:00 am
    Naturally Obsessed: The Making of a Scientist Mixing humor and heartbreak, this program delves into the lab of charismatic professor Dr. Lawrence Shapiro, and follows 3 irrepressible graduate students as they pursue a Ph.D. degree and race to publish their scientific findings. Their challenge: to decipher the structure and mechanism of a tiny protein that controls the burning and storage of fat. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 8:00 am
    Singing Revolution Most people don't think about singing when they think about revolution. But song was the weapon of choice when Estonians sought to free themselves from decades of Soviet occupation. The Singing Revolution is an inspiring account of one nation's dramatic rebirth. It is the story of humankind's irrepressible drive for freedom and self-determination. It is the story of David defeating Goliath without even a slingshot. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 am
    Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One [#401Z] Neil Degrasse Tyson Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, author of The Pluto Files: The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet and host of the WGBH-produced TV series Nova ScienceNow, talks about his passion for science, his efforts to make astronomy accessible, and why he doesn't think the sky is the limit. duration 26:16   STEREO TVG
  • 9:30 am
    Need To Know [#255H] * NTK's Mona Iskander travels to Virginia, a vital swing state in the 2012 election, to examine how the state's Republican-controlled general assembly's efforts to curb access to abortion providers could affect the presidential contest.
    * Anchor Jeff Greenfield interviews Elaine Kamarck of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
    * In this week's essay, Greenfield offers an analysis of how the abortion debate has had an impact on previous presidential elections.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:00 am
    Naturally Obsessed: The Making of a Scientist Mixing humor and heartbreak, this program delves into the lab of charismatic professor Dr. Lawrence Shapiro, and follows 3 irrepressible graduate students as they pursue a Ph.D. degree and race to publish their scientific findings. Their challenge: to decipher the structure and mechanism of a tiny protein that controls the burning and storage of fat. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 11:00 am
    Singing Revolution Most people don't think about singing when they think about revolution. But song was the weapon of choice when Estonians sought to free themselves from decades of Soviet occupation. The Singing Revolution is an inspiring account of one nation's dramatic rebirth. It is the story of humankind's irrepressible drive for freedom and self-determination. It is the story of David defeating Goliath without even a slingshot. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2047] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8197] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2701] Tavis talks with Sheila Bair, former chair of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, who talks about her role on the Systemic Risk Council and her assessment of the US financial crisis, as detailed in her book Bull by the Horns. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3184] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18201H] (original broadcast date: 10/01/12)
    * Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Secretary General of NATO
    * a discussion about the Barclays Center in Brooklyn with Mikhail Prokhorov, owner of the Brooklyn Nets; Irina Prokhorov, head of the Cultural Initiatives Foundation; Bruce Ratner, real estate developer; and Karen Brooks Hopkins, President of BAM
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31327Z] Retail and auto sales hold steady, but that's not adding much clarity for the holiday shopping season to come. NBR's Erika Miller and Ruben Ramirez break down the numbers. Four years after the credit crunch JPMorgan gets hit with a fraud lawsuit over behavior in its Bear Stearns unit. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with the man behind the lawsuit. And, could a manufacturing slowdown be in store for the U.S.? NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10467H] Pennsylvania Voter ID Ruling * North Carolina voters * Latino Ads * Libya * Reef Troubles * MacArther Genius Awards duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17276H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10467H] Pennsylvania Voter ID Ruling * North Carolina voters * Latino Ads * Libya * Reef Troubles * MacArther Genius Awards duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3184] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10467H] Pennsylvania Voter ID Ruling * North Carolina voters * Latino Ads * Libya * Reef Troubles * MacArther Genius Awards duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18202H] (original broadcast date: 10/02/12)
    * Riccardo Muti, Music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra discusses the upcoming performance of Orff's Carmina Burana at Carnegie Hall's opening night gala
    * David Miliband, Former Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2702] Tavis talks with economist and director of Columbia University's Earth Institute Jeffrey Sachs. The co-founder of the nonprofit Millennium Promise Alliance explains his work on economic development and the fight against poverty. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31327Z] Retail and auto sales hold steady, but that's not adding much clarity for the holiday shopping season to come. NBR's Erika Miller and Ruben Ramirez break down the numbers. Four years after the credit crunch JPMorgan gets hit with a fraud lawsuit over behavior in its Bear Stearns unit. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with the man behind the lawsuit. And, could a manufacturing slowdown be in store for the U.S.? NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10467H] Pennsylvania Voter ID Ruling * North Carolina voters * Latino Ads * Libya * Reef Troubles * MacArther Genius Awards duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3177] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2047] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31327Z] Retail and auto sales hold steady, but that's not adding much clarity for the holiday shopping season to come. NBR's Erika Miller and Ruben Ramirez break down the numbers. Four years after the credit crunch JPMorgan gets hit with a fraud lawsuit over behavior in its Bear Stearns unit. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with the man behind the lawsuit. And, could a manufacturing slowdown be in store for the U.S.? NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3184] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
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