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KQED World: Thursday, October 18, 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.

Thursday, October 18, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31338Z] New home construction is going through the roof as Americans are house-hunting again. NBR's Susie Gharib looks at new evidence that housing is getting back to normal. Turbulence for the airline industry could mean cheaper fares come the holiday season. NBR's Ruben Ramirez looks at what's ahead for the airline sector as they start to report third quarter results. And, how contract workers are changing the field of public relations. NBR's Sylvia Hall has that story as we continue our look at America's "Freelance Nation" duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    Newsline [#3199] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10478H] Campaign 2012: Post-debate * Fact-checking the Debate * US-China Trade * "Agents for Change" * "Listening In" to Kennedy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18213H] (original broadcast date: 10/17/12)
    * John Harris, editor in chief for Politico
    * conductor Leonard Slatkin
    * Michael J. Saylor, co-founder of MicroStrategy Incorporated
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2713] Tavis talks with noted physician and behavioral scientist Dr. Peter Ubel. The Duke University professor explains his groundbreaking work, detailed in the text, Critical Decisions. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31338Z] New home construction is going through the roof as Americans are house-hunting again. NBR's Susie Gharib looks at new evidence that housing is getting back to normal. Turbulence for the airline industry could mean cheaper fares come the holiday season. NBR's Ruben Ramirez looks at what's ahead for the airline sector as they start to report third quarter results. And, how contract workers are changing the field of public relations. NBR's Sylvia Hall has that story as we continue our look at America's "Freelance Nation" duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10478H] Campaign 2012: Post-debate * Fact-checking the Debate * US-China Trade * "Agents for Change" * "Listening In" to Kennedy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2058] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers [#1308] Calls of the Wild Eavesdrop on creatures as diverse as elephants and spiders, warblers and bees, crickets and bats. What are they saying - and why? duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 7:00 am
    Nature [#2804] Wolverine: Chasing The Phantom Its name stirs images of the savage, the untameable. Legend paints it as a solitary, bloodthirsty killer that roams the icy heart of the frozen north, taking down prey as large as moose, crushing bones to powder with its powerful jaws. But there is another image of the wolverine that is just beginning to emerge, one that is far more complex than its reputation suggests. This film takes viewers into the secretive world of the largest and least known member of the weasel family to reveal who this dynamic little devil truly is. Hard-wired to endure en environment of scarcity, the wolverine is one of the most efficient and resourceful carnivores on Earth. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Nova [#3912#] Forensics on Trial There is a startling gap between the glamorous television world of "CSI" and the gritty reality of the forensic crime lab. With few established scientific standards, no central oversight and poor regulation of examiners, forensics in the U.S. is in a state of crisis. In "Forensics on Trial," NOVA investigates how modern forensics, including the analysis of fingerprints, bite marks, ballistics, hair, and tool marks, can send innocent men and women to prison -- and sometimes even to death row. Shockingly, of more than 250 inmates exonerated by DNA testing over the last decade, more than 50% of the wrongful convictions stemmed from invalid or improperly handled forensic science. With the help of vivid recreations of actual trials and cases, NOVA investigated today's shaky state of crime science as well as cutting-edge solutions that could help investigators put the real criminals behind bars. duration 56:46   STEREO TV14
  • 9:00 am
    Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers [#1308] Calls of the Wild Eavesdrop on creatures as diverse as elephants and spiders, warblers and bees, crickets and bats. What are they saying - and why? duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 10:00 am
    Nature [#2804] Wolverine: Chasing The Phantom Its name stirs images of the savage, the untameable. Legend paints it as a solitary, bloodthirsty killer that roams the icy heart of the frozen north, taking down prey as large as moose, crushing bones to powder with its powerful jaws. But there is another image of the wolverine that is just beginning to emerge, one that is far more complex than its reputation suggests. This film takes viewers into the secretive world of the largest and least known member of the weasel family to reveal who this dynamic little devil truly is. Hard-wired to endure en environment of scarcity, the wolverine is one of the most efficient and resourceful carnivores on Earth. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Nova [#3912#] Forensics on Trial There is a startling gap between the glamorous television world of "CSI" and the gritty reality of the forensic crime lab. With few established scientific standards, no central oversight and poor regulation of examiners, forensics in the U.S. is in a state of crisis. In "Forensics on Trial," NOVA investigates how modern forensics, including the analysis of fingerprints, bite marks, ballistics, hair, and tool marks, can send innocent men and women to prison -- and sometimes even to death row. Shockingly, of more than 250 inmates exonerated by DNA testing over the last decade, more than 50% of the wrongful convictions stemmed from invalid or improperly handled forensic science. With the help of vivid recreations of actual trials and cases, NOVA investigated today's shaky state of crime science as well as cutting-edge solutions that could help investigators put the real criminals behind bars. duration 56:46   STEREO TV14
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2059] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8209] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2713] Tavis talks with noted physician and behavioral scientist Dr. Peter Ubel. The Duke University professor explains his groundbreaking work, detailed in the text, Critical Decisions. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#3200] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18213H] (original broadcast date: 10/17/12)
    * John Harris, editor in chief for Politico
    * conductor Leonard Slatkin
    * Michael J. Saylor, co-founder of MicroStrategy Incorporated
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31339Z] Google's earnings surprise hits the market ahead of schedule. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Wedbush's James Dix. Another summit underway in the euro zone aimed at ending the region's debt crisis but squabbling between Germany and France could derail progress. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with JPMorgan's Andres Garcia-Amaya. And, NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look at how one manufacturer is teaming up with a local college to help develop the next generation of workers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10479H] Student Loan Debt Soars * Cyber Attacks on US Banks * Battleground Dispatch: New Hampshire * Daily Download * Listening to Kennedy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17292H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10479H] Student Loan Debt Soars * Cyber Attacks on US Banks * Battleground Dispatch: New Hampshire * Daily Download * Listening to Kennedy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    Newsline [#3200] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10479H] Student Loan Debt Soars * Cyber Attacks on US Banks * Battleground Dispatch: New Hampshire * Daily Download * Listening to Kennedy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18214H] (original broadcast date: 10/18/12)
    * American playwright and actor Tyler Perry
    * Russian conductor and opera company director Valery Gergiev
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2714Z] Tavis talks with comedian-actor D.L. Hughley about his latest projects. The veteran funnyman comments on bringing comedy to social commentary on the world. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31339Z] Google's earnings surprise hits the market ahead of schedule. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Wedbush's James Dix. Another summit underway in the euro zone aimed at ending the region's debt crisis but squabbling between Germany and France could derail progress. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with JPMorgan's Andres Garcia-Amaya. And, NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look at how one manufacturer is teaming up with a local college to help develop the next generation of workers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10479H] Student Loan Debt Soars * Cyber Attacks on US Banks * Battleground Dispatch: New Hampshire * Daily Download * Listening to Kennedy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3189] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2059] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31339Z] Google's earnings surprise hits the market ahead of schedule. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Wedbush's James Dix. Another summit underway in the euro zone aimed at ending the region's debt crisis but squabbling between Germany and France could derail progress. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with JPMorgan's Andres Garcia-Amaya. And, NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look at how one manufacturer is teaming up with a local college to help develop the next generation of workers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    Newsline [#3200] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
Thursday, October 18, 2012

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