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KQED World: Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Comcast 190  •  Digital 9.3

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

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
  • 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
    Newsline [#3184] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10467H] Pennsylvania Voter ID Ruling * North Carolina voters * Latino Ads * Libya * Reef Troubles * MacArther Genius Awards duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    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
  • 3:00 am
    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
  • 3:30 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
  • 4:00 am
    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 am
    Democracy Now! [#2047] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    This American Land [#209] Arctic White Geese, Veterans in the Great Outdoors, Tracking a Coral Killer Arctic White Geese: Snow geese and Ross's geese make an almost unimaginable 3,000-mile migration each year. So it's no wonder they enjoy spending a month or so in eastern Oregon, "bulking up" on tender grasses and nutritious bugs. The folks from Oregon Field Guide have captured the beauty of thousands of these birds on their stopover to the Arctic. Dedicated "citizen scientists" spend time during the birds' respite to study them. Some say the sky is so filled with geese that it often looks like a snowstorm!
    Veterans in the Great Outdoors: Some military veterans returning from combat have physical scars. Others have mental stresses that can also impact their families. We join the Sierra Club's Stacy Bare, a U.S. Army veteran, on an adventure down the Colorado River, where veterans deepen their connections with the land, and one another. The camaraderie and the healing power of nature come through in this beautiful and rugged setting.
    Tracking a Coral Killer: It's a detective story that has unfolded in the waters off Key West, Florida. What's been killing the Elkhorn coral? Biologist Kathryn Sutherland has identified human sewage as the source of the coral-killing pathogen that causes white pox disease. Elkhorn coral was listed for protection as an endangered species in 2006, largely due to white pox disease. Sutherland works with water treatment facilities in south Florida to try to make sure water is cleared of this pathogen before it goes back into the Atlantic.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 6:30 am
    QUEST [#608H] Agricultural Pests, Sylvia Earle As winters have become warmer, California is becoming more hospitable to destructive insect pests. QUEST investigates how climate change is impacting the state's massive farming industry. Plus, meet two ocean scientists: Stephen Palumbi, who reflects on his career studying tropical corals; and renowned deep sea explorer Sylvia Earle. duration 26:21   STEREO TVG
  • 7:00 am
    Nixon's The One: How Tricky Dick Stole The Sixties...and Changed America Forever Narrated by Dick Cavett, this program chronicles not only Richard Nixon's stunning victory in the 1968 presidential race, but the ways in which that historic election gave rise to Red State-Blue State America. Combining archival footage and original interviews with, among others, activist Tom Hayden, former Nixon advisor Kevin Phillips, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and historian David Maraniss, and bestselling author Rick Perlstein, it is anything but a nostalgic trip through the "flower power" decade. Rather, it's a sobering, wry look at how the Sixties divided us-and how Nixon stepped into the breach to claim the biggest prize of all. duration 53:25   STEREO TVPG
  • 8:00 am
    Will Rogers and American Politics In the 1930s, with the United States mired in the Great Depression and teetering on the brink of a second World War, millions of Americans turned to a rope-twirling, plain-talking Cherokee cowboy for clarity, comfort and common sense. His plain-spoken musings, always delivered with a shy, sly smile, influenced the political landscape then and still resonate today. This program reveals how Oklahoma native Will Rogers emerged as one of the most powerful political voices in the United States. Bill Kurtis, former CBS news anchor and host of A&E's American Justice and Cold Case Files, narrates. The documentary charts Rogers' impact on American politics through rare archival film footage, photos and documents, and interviews with Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, actor Mickey Rooney, Cherokee Chief Chad Smith, comedian Lewis Black, former Oklahoma Gov. George Nigh, Rogers' grandniece and scholars. duration 56:46   TVG
  • 9:00 am
    This American Land [#209] Arctic White Geese, Veterans in the Great Outdoors, Tracking a Coral Killer Arctic White Geese: Snow geese and Ross's geese make an almost unimaginable 3,000-mile migration each year. So it's no wonder they enjoy spending a month or so in eastern Oregon, "bulking up" on tender grasses and nutritious bugs. The folks from Oregon Field Guide have captured the beauty of thousands of these birds on their stopover to the Arctic. Dedicated "citizen scientists" spend time during the birds' respite to study them. Some say the sky is so filled with geese that it often looks like a snowstorm!
    Veterans in the Great Outdoors: Some military veterans returning from combat have physical scars. Others have mental stresses that can also impact their families. We join the Sierra Club's Stacy Bare, a U.S. Army veteran, on an adventure down the Colorado River, where veterans deepen their connections with the land, and one another. The camaraderie and the healing power of nature come through in this beautiful and rugged setting.
    Tracking a Coral Killer: It's a detective story that has unfolded in the waters off Key West, Florida. What's been killing the Elkhorn coral? Biologist Kathryn Sutherland has identified human sewage as the source of the coral-killing pathogen that causes white pox disease. Elkhorn coral was listed for protection as an endangered species in 2006, largely due to white pox disease. Sutherland works with water treatment facilities in south Florida to try to make sure water is cleared of this pathogen before it goes back into the Atlantic.
    duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:30 am
    QUEST [#608H] Agricultural Pests, Sylvia Earle As winters have become warmer, California is becoming more hospitable to destructive insect pests. QUEST investigates how climate change is impacting the state's massive farming industry. Plus, meet two ocean scientists: Stephen Palumbi, who reflects on his career studying tropical corals; and renowned deep sea explorer Sylvia Earle. duration 26:21   STEREO TVG
  • 10:00 am
    Nixon's The One: How Tricky Dick Stole The Sixties...and Changed America Forever Narrated by Dick Cavett, this program chronicles not only Richard Nixon's stunning victory in the 1968 presidential race, but the ways in which that historic election gave rise to Red State-Blue State America. Combining archival footage and original interviews with, among others, activist Tom Hayden, former Nixon advisor Kevin Phillips, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and historian David Maraniss, and bestselling author Rick Perlstein, it is anything but a nostalgic trip through the "flower power" decade. Rather, it's a sobering, wry look at how the Sixties divided us-and how Nixon stepped into the breach to claim the biggest prize of all. duration 53:25   STEREO TVPG
  • 11:00 am
    Will Rogers and American Politics In the 1930s, with the United States mired in the Great Depression and teetering on the brink of a second World War, millions of Americans turned to a rope-twirling, plain-talking Cherokee cowboy for clarity, comfort and common sense. His plain-spoken musings, always delivered with a shy, sly smile, influenced the political landscape then and still resonate today. This program reveals how Oklahoma native Will Rogers emerged as one of the most powerful political voices in the United States. Bill Kurtis, former CBS news anchor and host of A&E's American Justice and Cold Case Files, narrates. The documentary charts Rogers' impact on American politics through rare archival film footage, photos and documents, and interviews with Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, actor Mickey Rooney, Cherokee Chief Chad Smith, comedian Lewis Black, former Oklahoma Gov. George Nigh, Rogers' grandniece and scholars. duration 56:46   TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2048] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8198] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 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
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#3185] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 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
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31328Z] American companies added more workers than expected in September according to a closely-watched payrolls report. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with one of the economists behind the report. The economy will be front and center at tonight's presidential debate. NBR's Washington Bureau Chief takes a look at the important economic numbers to listen for from the candidates. And, T-Mobile dials up Metro PCS in a deal that will create the nation's fourth largest wireless carrier. NBR's Ruben Ramirez takes a look at what the deal means for the two companies and the customers they're trying to reach. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10468H] Presidential Debate Tonight * American Airlines Labor Issues * Vatican Scandal * Early voting in Iowa * Neonatal Health Research * "Tension City" Book Chat duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17277H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3178] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10468H] Presidential Debate Tonight * American Airlines Labor Issues * Vatican Scandal * Early voting in Iowa * Neonatal Health Research * "Tension City" Book Chat duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3178] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    Newsline [#3185] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3178] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10468H] Presidential Debate Tonight * American Airlines Labor Issues * Vatican Scandal * Early voting in Iowa * Neonatal Health Research * "Tension City" Book Chat duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3178] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18203H] (original broadcast date: 10/03/12)
    Analysis of the Presidential Debate with Norah O'Donnell, Chief White House Correspondent for CBS News and co-anchor on CBS This Morning; Al Hunt, Washington managing editor for Bloomberg News; John Dickerson, Political Director of CBS News and a correspondent for Slate Magazine; Josh Tyrangiel, editor of Bloomberg BusinessWeek; and Mike Murphy, Republican political consultant.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3178] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2703] Tavis talks with Ari Berman, contributing writer for The Nation magazine and author of Herding Donkeys. The political correspondent assesses the impact of Voter ID laws and the new era of politics. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3178] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31328Z] American companies added more workers than expected in September according to a closely-watched payrolls report. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with one of the economists behind the report. The economy will be front and center at tonight's presidential debate. NBR's Washington Bureau Chief takes a look at the important economic numbers to listen for from the candidates. And, T-Mobile dials up Metro PCS in a deal that will create the nation's fourth largest wireless carrier. NBR's Ruben Ramirez takes a look at what the deal means for the two companies and the customers they're trying to reach. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3178] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    Democracy Now! Special [#102] Presidential 3rd Party Candidates Debate Democracy Now! will broadcast from Denver with a special expanded presidential debate. They will air the debate, pausing after questions to include equal time responses from two presidential contenders who were not included in the official debate: Jill Stein of the Green Party and Rocky Anderson of the Justice Party. duration 1:59:30   STEREO
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31328Z] American companies added more workers than expected in September according to a closely-watched payrolls report. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with one of the economists behind the report. The economy will be front and center at tonight's presidential debate. NBR's Washington Bureau Chief takes a look at the important economic numbers to listen for from the candidates. And, T-Mobile dials up Metro PCS in a deal that will create the nation's fourth largest wireless carrier. NBR's Ruben Ramirez takes a look at what the deal means for the two companies and the customers they're trying to reach. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    Newsline [#3185] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
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