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Trump's Road to the White House (Episode #3507H)

KQED World: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

An investigation of how Donald Trump defied expectations to win the presidency. Through interviews with key players, the film shows how Trump rallied millions of supporters, defeated adversaries, and who he's bringing into the White House with him.

Terror In Europe (Episode #3503H)

KQED World: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Inside Europe's fight against the rise of Islamist terrorism. As Europe reels from a terror onslaught, top counter-terror officials describe their struggle to contain the unprecedented threat revealed by attacks in France and Belgium.

My Brother's Bomber, Part 3 (Episode #3315H)

KQED World: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Follow Dornstein's continued search for his brother's killers, the terrorists who blew up Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie. The filmmaker uncovers new information about a suspected Lockerbie bomb-maker and attempts to make contact.

The Fantasy Sports Gamble (Episode #3405H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

See an investigation with the New York Times into fantasy sports and online sports betting. With law enforcement cracking down, the film traces the growth of these booming businesses and goes inside their operations at home and abroad.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

My Brother's Bomber, Part 2 (Episode #3314H)

KQED World: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Track Ken Dornstein's continued search for the terrorists who blew up Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie. In this second episode, the filmmaker follows the evidence to Zurich and Malta in search of the truth.

My Brother's Bomber, Part 1 (Episode #3313H)

KQED World: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Follow a brother's gripping search for the terrorists who blew up Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland. Filmmaker Ken Dornstein sets off to war-torn Libya in search of the men who killed 189 Americans, including his brother, in 1988.

Inside Assad's Syria (Episode #3402H)

KQED World: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Correspondent Martin Smith goes inside Syria to report from government-controlled areas as war rages. With on-the-ground reporting and firsthand accounts from Syrians caught in the crisis, the film shines new light on the ongoing conflict.

Secrets, Politics and Torture (Episode #3309H)

KQED World: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

This is the dramatic story of the fight over the CIA's controversial interrogation methods, widely criticized as torture. Based on recently declassified documents and interviews with key political leaders and CIA insiders, the film investigates what the CIA did and whether it worked.

Saudi Arabia Uncovered (Episode #3407H)

KQED World: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Get an inside account of efforts to bring about change in the Saudi kingdom. With on-the-ground reporting, the film examines Saudi Arabia today.

Supplements and Safety (Episode #3403H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Follow an investigation of the hidden dangers of vitamins and supplements, a multibillion-dollar industry with only limited FDA oversight. Explore the risks of taking mega-doses of vitamins and examine how they are marketed and regulated.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Iraq Uncovered (Episode #3416H)

KQED World: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Venture inside Iraq, as militias and the military fight for the future of the country. Examine the power of the militias, the impact on civilians and the places where ISIS has been pushed out.

Obama at War (Episode #3310H)

KQED World: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Go inside the Obama administration's struggle to deal with ISIS and the deadly civil war in Syria. With interviews from key military and diplomatic leaders, this film examines the hard choices facing the president as he tries to defeat the Islamic State without dragging America into a prolonged regional conflict.

A Subprime Education (Episode #3413H)

KQED World: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Examine reports of predatory behavior and fraud in the troubled for-profit college industry and the implosion of Corinthian Colleges; also "Omarina's Story," how a program to stem the high school drop-out crisis has affected one girl's journey.

Outbreak (Episode #3308H)

KQED World: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

This is the inside story of how the Ebola outbreak began and why it wasn't stopped before it was too late. With exclusive access to key global decision-makers and health responders, and accounts of victims from the slums of Monrovia to the jungles of Guinea, this film exposes tragic missteps in the response to the epidemic.

The Fight for Yemen (Episode #3219H)

KQED World: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

With Yemen in chaos, a gripping report from the heart of the escalating conflict. The film exposes the violent feuds tearing the country apart, the rival anti-American and Al Qaeda aligned forces fighting for control and the dangerous consequences for the region.

American Patriot (Episode #3510H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

How one family's fight against the government invigorated armed militias and "Patriot" groups. Inside the Bundy family's standoffs over land in the West, and the groups aligned with them that have grown to levels not seen in decades.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis, Part 2 (Episode #3203H)

KQED World: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

(see description in part 1)

League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis (Episode #3202H)

KQED World: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

With the NFL back in the news, Frontline investigates how the league denied and worked to refute scientific evidence that violent collisions at the heart of the game are linked to long-term brain injuries. Drawn from a book by ESPN journalists Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada, the film tells the hidden story of the NFL's concussion crisis.

Bannon's War (Episode #3513H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Examine Trump advisor Stephen Bannon's war - with radical Islam, Washington, and White House rivals. Learn about his fight to deliver on Trump's promises, with a confrontational style based on his personal crusade to dramatically transform America.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Saudi Arabia Uncovered (Episode #3407H)

KQED 9: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 12:00 AM

Get an inside account of efforts to bring about change in the Saudi kingdom. With on-the-ground reporting, the film examines Saudi Arabia today.

Iraq Uncovered (Episode #3416H)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 12:00 AM

Venture inside Iraq, as militias and the military fight for the future of the country. Examine the power of the militias, the impact on civilians and the places where ISIS has been pushed out.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
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