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KQED World: Tuesday, October 9, 2012

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, October 9, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31331Z] Congress calls two Chinese companies "national security threats"... warning that their technology equipment could be used for spying. NBR's Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh has more. Earnings season kicks off this week...we'll break down what Wall Street watchers are expecting with Wells Fargo's Scott Wren. And, it's already looking a lot like Christmas for the nation's retailers. NBR's Suzanne Pratt takes a look at why this year could be the best ever for online holiday shopping. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3190] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10471H] Foreign Policy and the Candidates * Meningitis Outbreak * Nobel Prize in Medicine * Campaign Update * Salman Rushdie duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18206H] (original broadcast date: 10/08/12)
    * a discussion about foreign policy with Thomas L. Friedman of The New York Times; David Sanger, White House Correspondent for The New York Times; & Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations
    * Lisa Randall, professor of theoretical physics at Harvard University discusses her book "Knocking on Heaven's Door: How Physics and Scientific Thinking Illuminate the Universe and the Modern World"
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2706] Tavis talks with Salon.com's editor-at-large Joan Walsh, author of What's the Matter with White People?, who weighs in on the presidential campaign; and with award-winning technology writer David Pogue, New York Times tech columnist and new host of NOVA scienceNOW. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31331Z] Congress calls two Chinese companies "national security threats"... warning that their technology equipment could be used for spying. NBR's Washington Bureau Chief Darren Gersh has more. Earnings season kicks off this week...we'll break down what Wall Street watchers are expecting with Wells Fargo's Scott Wren. And, it's already looking a lot like Christmas for the nation's retailers. NBR's Suzanne Pratt takes a look at why this year could be the best ever for online holiday shopping. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10471H] Foreign Policy and the Candidates * Meningitis Outbreak * Nobel Prize in Medicine * Campaign Update * Salman Rushdie duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2051] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One [#402] Bobby Sanabria Musician, conductor, and composer Bobby Sanabria has performed with Mario Bauza, Dizzy Gillespie and Tito Puente, and is one of the most celebrated percussionists in Latin Jazz today. duration 26:16   STEREO TVG
  • 6:30 am
    Need To Know [#256H] In the latest installment of NTK's recurring "Main Street America" series, correspondent John Larson travels to Pueblo, Colorado to assess the mood along Main Street in a once-thriving steel town that now depends on the global economy to make ends meet. Ray Suarez anchors. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 7:00 am
    Into Deepest Space: The Birth of the Alma Observatory This program traces the engineering, construction, and scientific discoveries of the most powerful observatory on Earth - the ALMA telescope in the Chilean Andes. Viewers are taken on a journey both across the globe and throughout our universe to discover how this mammoth radio telescope works and how its observations are revolutionizing astronomy. Through breathtaking footage - including cinematic 3-D animation, dramatic aerials of the ALMA site, and live coverage of the it's first large scale observation - the film reveals the incredible lengths to which humans will go to quench our thirst for knowledge. duration 56:30   STEREO TVG
  • 8:00 am
    Bridge Between Silence and Sound This documentary, narrated by Mario Cuomo, focuses on hearing loss and the Cochlear Implant, a cutting-edge, but controversial technology that gives the deaf and hard of hearing the ability to hear sounds. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 9:00 am
    Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One [#402] Bobby Sanabria Musician, conductor, and composer Bobby Sanabria has performed with Mario Bauza, Dizzy Gillespie and Tito Puente, and is one of the most celebrated percussionists in Latin Jazz today. duration 26:16   STEREO TVG
  • 9:30 am
    Need To Know [#256H] In the latest installment of NTK's recurring "Main Street America" series, correspondent John Larson travels to Pueblo, Colorado to assess the mood along Main Street in a once-thriving steel town that now depends on the global economy to make ends meet. Ray Suarez anchors. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 10:00 am
    Into Deepest Space: The Birth of the Alma Observatory This program traces the engineering, construction, and scientific discoveries of the most powerful observatory on Earth - the ALMA telescope in the Chilean Andes. Viewers are taken on a journey both across the globe and throughout our universe to discover how this mammoth radio telescope works and how its observations are revolutionizing astronomy. Through breathtaking footage - including cinematic 3-D animation, dramatic aerials of the ALMA site, and live coverage of the it's first large scale observation - the film reveals the incredible lengths to which humans will go to quench our thirst for knowledge. duration 56:30   STEREO TVG
  • 11:00 am
    Bridge Between Silence and Sound This documentary, narrated by Mario Cuomo, focuses on hearing loss and the Cochlear Implant, a cutting-edge, but controversial technology that gives the deaf and hard of hearing the ability to hear sounds. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2052] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8202] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2706] Tavis talks with Salon.com's editor-at-large Joan Walsh, author of What's the Matter with White People?, who weighs in on the presidential campaign; and with award-winning technology writer David Pogue, New York Times tech columnist and new host of NOVA scienceNOW. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3191] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18206H] (original broadcast date: 10/08/12)
    * a discussion about foreign policy with Thomas L. Friedman of The New York Times; David Sanger, White House Correspondent for The New York Times; & Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations
    * Lisa Randall, professor of theoretical physics at Harvard University discusses her book "Knocking on Heaven's Door: How Physics and Scientific Thinking Illuminate the Universe and the Modern World"
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31332Z] Alcoa's earnings beat analyst estimates. NBR's Susie Gharib will have more in an exclusive interview with Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld. Stocks tumble on the 5 year anniversary of the DJIA and the S&P's record highs. What will it take for Wall Street to make a comeback. NBR's Suzanne Pratt reports. And, find out what daily deal sites like "Living Social" are doing to lure holiday shoppers as we continue our week-long look at holiday retail. NBR's Sylvia Hall will have details from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10472H] Jerry Sandusky Sentenced * Alleged Chinese Cyber Crimes * Vote 2012 * Heat Islands * Mexican Drug Cartel Lord Killed duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17283H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10472H] Jerry Sandusky Sentenced * Alleged Chinese Cyber Crimes * Vote 2012 * Heat Islands * Mexican Drug Cartel Lord Killed duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3191] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10472H] Jerry Sandusky Sentenced * Alleged Chinese Cyber Crimes * Vote 2012 * Heat Islands * Mexican Drug Cartel Lord Killed duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18207H] (original broadcast date: 10/09/12)
    * Evan Thomas of Princeton University on his book "Ike's Bluff: President Eisenhower's Secret Battle to Save the World"
    * Isadore Sharp, Founder & Chairman of Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2707] Tavis talks with Ava DuVernay, writer-director-producer "Middle of Nowhere". The winner of this year's best director award at the Sundance Film Festival describes her new feature. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31332Z] Alcoa's earnings beat analyst estimates. NBR's Susie Gharib will have more in an exclusive interview with Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld. Stocks tumble on the 5 year anniversary of the DJIA and the S&P's record highs. What will it take for Wall Street to make a comeback. NBR's Suzanne Pratt reports. And, find out what daily deal sites like "Living Social" are doing to lure holiday shoppers as we continue our week-long look at holiday retail. NBR's Sylvia Hall will have details from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10472H] Jerry Sandusky Sentenced * Alleged Chinese Cyber Crimes * Vote 2012 * Heat Islands * Mexican Drug Cartel Lord Killed duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3182] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2052] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31332Z] Alcoa's earnings beat analyst estimates. NBR's Susie Gharib will have more in an exclusive interview with Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld. Stocks tumble on the 5 year anniversary of the DJIA and the S&P's record highs. What will it take for Wall Street to make a comeback. NBR's Suzanne Pratt reports. And, find out what daily deal sites like "Living Social" are doing to lure holiday shoppers as we continue our week-long look at holiday retail. NBR's Sylvia Hall will have details from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3191] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
Tuesday, October 9, 2012

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      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 […]

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XFINITY 192
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XFINITY 189
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Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
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