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KQED World: Tuesday, October 3, 2017

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 3, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12066] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36196] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4204] Tavis talks with filmmaker Jen Brea and professor Omar Wasow about Jen's latest film Unrest and with rapper Chuck D and guitarist Tom Morello about their latest album Prophets of Rage. Part 1 of 2. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Time Scanners [#102] St. Paul's Cathedral Structural engineer Steve Burrows takes his team of laser-scanning experts to St Paul's Cathedral in the heart of London. They venture inside the majestic dome to explore its groundbreaking three-part structure; determine how the cathedral's architect, Sir Christopher Wren, overcame unstable foundations and immense structural forces to support his dome; and investigate how the cathedral survived a direct hit by a German bomb during the London Blitz. The laser scans produce genuine revelations and give the team new insight into this iconic architectural masterpiece. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Global 3000 [#939] Studying Alzheimer's In Columbia As life expectancy in Europe continues to increase, the number of people suffering from age-related conditions, such as dementia, is also on the rise. How are we dealing with the growing number of sick people? Global 3000 visits Denmark and Colombia. duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    Focus On Europe [#3539] Germany Votes "Germany votes". Germans are electing members of the Bundestag, the country's parliament. Many people are still undecided. duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#548] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#224] DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Daring Journey: from Immigration to Education Narrated by actor Peter Coyote, this documentary details the challenges and risks four individuals - Luis B., Sergio Garcia, Janet Robles and Ruben Robles, Sr. - are willing to take as they cross the border from Mexico to the United States in search of the "American Dream." It shows the human element to the often-debated and polarizing issue of immigration. Using interviews, re-enactments and archival footage, it offers a first-hand account of the struggles each of the four illegal immigrants face as they try to earn a living, seek a higher education for themselves and their children, and attempt to achieve a better way of life. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:30 am
    On Two Fronts: Latinos & Vietnam Examine the Latino experience during a war that placed its heaviest burden on the working class. Framing the documentary are memoirs of two siblings who stood on opposite sides of the Vietnam War, one a POW and the other a protestor at home. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
    Life on the Line [#104] Baby Blue Each year in Egypt alone, 20,000 children are diagnosed with congenital heart disease. Roukaia, a 2-year old girl from Alexandria, Egypt, received her death sentence the day she was born. Watch as doctors from opposite sides of the globe work together to save thousands of cyanotic children who are waiting in a line that is ultimately longer than their lifetimes. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:30 am
    On Story [#202] Comedy That Resonates Curb Your Enthusiasm and Seinfeld writer/producer Alec Berg and Bridesmaids director and Freaks and Geeks creator Paul Feig pull back the curtain to show how they create comedy that resonates with us all. Followed by the hilarious short film Spit by writer/director Benjamin Hayes. Paul will never have his first kiss until he overcomes his fear of saliva. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Time Scanners [#102] St. Paul's Cathedral Structural engineer Steve Burrows takes his team of laser-scanning experts to St Paul's Cathedral in the heart of London. They venture inside the majestic dome to explore its groundbreaking three-part structure; determine how the cathedral's architect, Sir Christopher Wren, overcame unstable foundations and immense structural forces to support his dome; and investigate how the cathedral survived a direct hit by a German bomb during the London Blitz. The laser scans produce genuine revelations and give the team new insight into this iconic architectural masterpiece. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4205] Tavis talks with rapper Chuck D and guitarist Tom Morello about their latest album Prophets of Rage. Part 2 of 2. Part 1 original air date: SEP 28, 2017. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4206] Tavis talks with philanthropist Dr. Charles Mully and director Scott Haze about the documentary Mully, which spotlights Dr. Mully's work rescuing orphaned children. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Global 3000 [#939] Studying Alzheimer's In Columbia As life expectancy in Europe continues to increase, the number of people suffering from age-related conditions, such as dementia, is also on the rise. How are we dealing with the growing number of sick people? Global 3000 visits Denmark and Colombia. duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Focus On Europe [#3539] Germany Votes "Germany votes". Germans are electing members of the Bundestag, the country's parliament. Many people are still undecided. duration 26:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Daring Journey: from Immigration to Education Narrated by actor Peter Coyote, this documentary details the challenges and risks four individuals - Luis B., Sergio Garcia, Janet Robles and Ruben Robles, Sr. - are willing to take as they cross the border from Mexico to the United States in search of the "American Dream." It shows the human element to the often-debated and polarizing issue of immigration. Using interviews, re-enactments and archival footage, it offers a first-hand account of the struggles each of the four illegal immigrants face as they try to earn a living, seek a higher education for themselves and their children, and attempt to achieve a better way of life. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:30 am
    On Two Fronts: Latinos & Vietnam Examine the Latino experience during a war that placed its heaviest burden on the working class. Framing the documentary are memoirs of two siblings who stood on opposite sides of the Vietnam War, one a POW and the other a protestor at home. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 1:00 pm
    Life on the Line [#104] Baby Blue Each year in Egypt alone, 20,000 children are diagnosed with congenital heart disease. Roukaia, a 2-year old girl from Alexandria, Egypt, received her death sentence the day she was born. Watch as doctors from opposite sides of the globe work together to save thousands of cyanotic children who are waiting in a line that is ultimately longer than their lifetimes. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 pm
    On Story [#202] Comedy That Resonates Curb Your Enthusiasm and Seinfeld writer/producer Alec Berg and Bridesmaids director and Freaks and Geeks creator Paul Feig pull back the curtain to show how they create comedy that resonates with us all. Followed by the hilarious short film Spit by writer/director Benjamin Hayes. Paul will never have his first kiss until he overcomes his fear of saliva. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8132] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14197] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4206] Tavis talks with philanthropist Dr. Charles Mully and director Scott Haze about the documentary Mully, which spotlights Dr. Mully's work rescuing orphaned children. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36197] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Tonight, upbeat auto sales help push the major indexes to new highs. Plus, a historic cancer drug approval that comes with a historic price tag. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12067] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8132] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7047] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36197] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Tonight, upbeat auto sales help push the major indexes to new highs. Plus, a historic cancer drug approval that comes with a historic price tag. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4482H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12067] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4482H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23207H] (original air date 10/3/2017) We continue reporting on Sunday's mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas. Charlie is joined by Jon Sopel of the BBC and Paul Viollis, law enforcement analyst for CBS News.
    *We continue with an interview and performance from Ed Sheeran. His latest album is called "Divide."
    *We conclude with an appreciation of musician Tom Petty, who died yesterday.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4482H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36197] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Tonight, upbeat auto sales help push the major indexes to new highs. Plus, a historic cancer drug approval that comes with a historic price tag. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4482H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4207] Tavis remembers Tom Petty. Original air date: June 15, 2010. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4482H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12067] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4482H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7047] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12067] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

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    • Fremont Peak Tower Maintenance

      *UPDATE: The tower crew will work the Fremont peak tower as of 11am, Thursday, Nov 30th. We will need to lower power on KQET, Channel 25, to 25% at 10:30am through 4-5pm. Thank you for your patience!

    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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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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