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KQED World: Friday, December 14, 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.

Friday, December 14, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32007Z] With the January 1st deadline to avoid the fiscal cliff about two weeks away...neither side appears to be giving any ground. NBR's Darren Gersh has the latest from Washington. The U.S. stock market is expected to be the world's best performer in 2013...at least that's the prediction of The CFA Institute's John Rogers. He'll speak with NBR's Susie Gharib. And, new rules for health care are around the corner. NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look at how small businesses are preparing for the changes. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    Newsline [#3256] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10519H] Syria Update * Fiscal Cliff * Medicare Eligibility * Addiction * Afghanistan/Pakistan Envoy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18254H] (original broadcast date: 12/13/12)
    an hour with actor Jessica Chastain about her film "Zero Dark Thirty"
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2754] Tavis talks with singer-songwriter Jakob Dylan about the return of the Grammy-winning band, The Wallflowers, with the new disc, "Glad All Over" - the group's first album in 7 years. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32007Z] With the January 1st deadline to avoid the fiscal cliff about two weeks away...neither side appears to be giving any ground. NBR's Darren Gersh has the latest from Washington. The U.S. stock market is expected to be the world's best performer in 2013...at least that's the prediction of The CFA Institute's John Rogers. He'll speak with NBR's Susie Gharib. And, new rules for health care are around the corner. NBR's Diane Eastabrook takes a look at how small businesses are preparing for the changes. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10519H] Syria Update * Fiscal Cliff * Medicare Eligibility * Addiction * Afghanistan/Pakistan Envoy duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2099] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    History Detectives [#212] Body in the Basement/Newport U-Boat/Shippen Golf Club * Body in the Basement - While on a dig, "The Lost Towns of Anne Arundel County" Project unearthed a rather surprising discovery. Since 1991, this group of anthropologists has been studying a 17th-century settlement in Maryland that became the modern capital of Annapolis. While at work excavating a dwelling, the team uncovered a grizzly mystery: a skeleton in the basement. Was this an executed POW from an English Civil War battle deposited in the cellar of the house? Or maybe the body of a young man, murdered for his inheritance? Corey Seznec grew up on the land where the body was found and wants to know who this person was who preceded him by 350 years. With the expertise of the Lost Towns Team and a Smithsonian forensic anthropologist, the History Detectives set out to determine the identity of the skeleton and find out why it was buried in the basement.
    * Newport U-Boat - Two Boston brothers have heard a rumor that two large propellers on the grounds of a hotel in Newport originally came from a German submarine that sank off the coast of Rhode Island at the end of WWII. The brothers are especially interested in the story because their father, who served in the Navy during the war, was killed when a U-boat sank his ship off the coast of Maine in 1945. The brothers want to know if the Newport propellers come from a submarine, and if so, whether or not they belong to the submarine that killed their father. HD travels to Rhode Island to investigate this case and discovers a remarkable story of cover-ups and conspiracies that could have changed the course of WWII.
    * Shippen Golf Club - A Scotch Plains, New Jersey, children's golf foundation recently received a surprising donation, an antique golf club. More significant than its age was the rumor that the original owner was John Shippen Jr., who competed in the 1896 U.S. Open at Long Island's Shinnecock Hills Golf Club. The match - the second ever in America - was almost canceled due to the inclusion of Shippen, an African American. Hanno Shippen Smith would like to know if it is possible that this club belonged to his grandfather and if it is indeed a rare relic from that pivotal day in the career of this remarkable man. History Detectives Elyse Luray and Gwen Wright take on the case and discover a story of racial prejudice and the determination of one man to ignore the obstacle of color in the sport that he loved.
    duration 55:45   STEREO TVG
  • 7:00 am
    Kalb Report [#502] Lara Logan: Covering Crisis and Conflict duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 8:00 am
    Miller Center Forums [#1607] Teresa A. Sullivan - The Way Forward University of Virginia President Teresa A, Sullivan became the eighth and first female president of U.Va. in 2010. The author or co-author of six books and more than 50 scholarly articles, Sullivan has focused her most recent research on who files for bankruptcy and why. Before coming to U.Va., she served as provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Michigan. Sullivan was also on the faculty of the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Chicago. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 9:00 am
    History Detectives [#212] Body in the Basement/Newport U-Boat/Shippen Golf Club * Body in the Basement - While on a dig, "The Lost Towns of Anne Arundel County" Project unearthed a rather surprising discovery. Since 1991, this group of anthropologists has been studying a 17th-century settlement in Maryland that became the modern capital of Annapolis. While at work excavating a dwelling, the team uncovered a grizzly mystery: a skeleton in the basement. Was this an executed POW from an English Civil War battle deposited in the cellar of the house? Or maybe the body of a young man, murdered for his inheritance? Corey Seznec grew up on the land where the body was found and wants to know who this person was who preceded him by 350 years. With the expertise of the Lost Towns Team and a Smithsonian forensic anthropologist, the History Detectives set out to determine the identity of the skeleton and find out why it was buried in the basement.
    * Newport U-Boat - Two Boston brothers have heard a rumor that two large propellers on the grounds of a hotel in Newport originally came from a German submarine that sank off the coast of Rhode Island at the end of WWII. The brothers are especially interested in the story because their father, who served in the Navy during the war, was killed when a U-boat sank his ship off the coast of Maine in 1945. The brothers want to know if the Newport propellers come from a submarine, and if so, whether or not they belong to the submarine that killed their father. HD travels to Rhode Island to investigate this case and discovers a remarkable story of cover-ups and conspiracies that could have changed the course of WWII.
    * Shippen Golf Club - A Scotch Plains, New Jersey, children's golf foundation recently received a surprising donation, an antique golf club. More significant than its age was the rumor that the original owner was John Shippen Jr., who competed in the 1896 U.S. Open at Long Island's Shinnecock Hills Golf Club. The match - the second ever in America - was almost canceled due to the inclusion of Shippen, an African American. Hanno Shippen Smith would like to know if it is possible that this club belonged to his grandfather and if it is indeed a rare relic from that pivotal day in the career of this remarkable man. History Detectives Elyse Luray and Gwen Wright take on the case and discover a story of racial prejudice and the determination of one man to ignore the obstacle of color in the sport that he loved.
    duration 55:45   STEREO TVG
  • 10:00 am
    Kalb Report [#502] Lara Logan: Covering Crisis and Conflict duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • 11:00 am
    Miller Center Forums [#1607] Teresa A. Sullivan - The Way Forward University of Virginia President Teresa A, Sullivan became the eighth and first female president of U.Va. in 2010. The author or co-author of six books and more than 50 scholarly articles, Sullivan has focused her most recent research on who files for bankruptcy and why. Before coming to U.Va., she served as provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Michigan. Sullivan was also on the faculty of the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Chicago. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2100] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8250] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2754] Tavis talks with singer-songwriter Jakob Dylan about the return of the Grammy-winning band, The Wallflowers, with the new disc, "Glad All Over" - the group's first album in 7 years. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 2:00 pm
    LinkAsia [#119] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18254H] (original broadcast date: 12/13/12)
    an hour with actor Jessica Chastain about her film "Zero Dark Thirty"
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32008Z] This is the eve of a critical weekend for retailers. Will stores be filled with buyers? Or, just browsers? The answer could decide how this holiday season turns out. NBR's Suzanne Pratt reports from New York. Just in time for the holidays...cheap gasoline...and the prices could keep falling. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Again Capital's John Kilduff. And, why a new program to help student loan borrowers cold mean a big win for high earners with graduate degrees. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10520H] Connecticut School Shooting * Egypt Update * Shields and Brooks * Dreamers duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17349H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10520H] Connecticut School Shooting * Egypt Update * Shields and Brooks * Dreamers duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    BBC Newsnight [#17349Z] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10520H] Connecticut School Shooting * Egypt Update * Shields and Brooks * Dreamers duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18255H] (original broadcast date: 12/14/12)
    Charlie Rose Brain Series 2 Episode 12: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
    with Eric Kandel of Columbia University; Retired Lieutenant Colonel John O'Brien; Murray Stein from the University of California, San Diego; Lisa Shin, from Tufts University; Kerry Ressler from Emory University and JoAnn Difede from Cornell University.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2755] Tavis talks with Mary Wilson, co-founder of one of the most successful acts in music history, the Supremes, who reflects on the 50th anniversary of the legendary group's first album on the then up-and-coming label called Motown. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#32008Z] This is the eve of a critical weekend for retailers. Will stores be filled with buyers? Or, just browsers? The answer could decide how this holiday season turns out. NBR's Suzanne Pratt reports from New York. Just in time for the holidays...cheap gasoline...and the prices could keep falling. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Again Capital's John Kilduff. And, why a new program to help student loan borrowers cold mean a big win for high earners with graduate degrees. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10520H] Connecticut School Shooting * Egypt Update * Shields and Brooks * Dreamers duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3230] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2100] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#32008Z] This is the eve of a critical weekend for retailers. Will stores be filled with buyers? Or, just browsers? The answer could decide how this holiday season turns out. NBR's Suzanne Pratt reports from New York. Just in time for the holidays...cheap gasoline...and the prices could keep falling. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with Again Capital's John Kilduff. And, why a new program to help student loan borrowers cold mean a big win for high earners with graduate degrees. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    BBC Newsnight [#17349Z] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
Friday, December 14, 2012

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