PBS looks at Nixon's resignation through prism of 'The Dick Cavett Show'

NEW YORK - PBS is marking the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon's resignation...Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, former Nixon aide John Dean and Cavett. PBS announced it would air Aug. 8 at 9 p.m. ? 40 years to the hour after...

Bradbery to sing on PBS Sunday, in Augusta on Thursday

...Augusta, the country singer from Texas will be seen by millions of PBS viewers on the annual Memorial Day weekend concert broadcast...by the National Symphony Orchestra. The concert airs live on PBS stations at 8 p.m. Sunday, May 25.Brad bery, the 2013...

Discordant discourse

...with George Stephanopoulos, conservative Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol debated the Veterans Affairs scandal with liberal PBS host Tavis Smiley. Kristol made the case for health-care vouchers for veterans, so they can seek care in the private sector...

U.S. fans caught by lure of soccer during World Cup

...much different landscape from the one three decades ago, when the only regular soccer programming in America was the reliable PBS stalwart, Soccer Made In Germany."For decades, there was this wariness about soccer within U.S. culture and wariness...

Supreme Court rules against Internet startup Aereo in copyright fight with broadcasters

...But he said the court has distorted federal copyright law to forbid it.Broadcasters including ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and PBS sued Aereo for copyright infringement, saying Aereo should pay for redistributing the programming in the same way cable and...

Stars come together for new PBS documentary

...by oppression.Half the Sky, a moving PBS documentary series airing Monday and Tuesday...his wife, Sheryl WuDunn), inspired the PBS series. That's what Ryan, who visited...WuDunn before she was approached for the PBS documentary. She found their work to be...

PBS hires conservative commentator Tucker Carlson for weekly talk show

NEW YORK -- PBS, frequently in the crossfire for a perception...Washington, is expected to launch next June. PBS also announced Monday that it would air David...depends to a large extent on public funding, PBS has long been a target of groups concerned...

Digital format PBS Kids Channel to debut

PASADENA, Calif. -- PBS plans to boost spending on children's...with some money devoted to a 24-hour PBS Kids Channel. The channel scheduled to...Barney & Friends" and "Teletubbies," PBS President Ervin Duggan told the Television...

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Bill Moyers is leaving PBS to write LBJ book

...Moyers, whose weekly magazine "Now" on PBS has capped a 30-year career in TV journalism...its premiere in January 2002. Like most PBS programming, "Now" is funded on an annual...Friday nights at 8:30 p.m. EST on most PBS stations, "Now" is a diverse mix of reports...

PBS debuts high-definition TV with week of specials

...It's not ABC, CBS, NBC, or Fox. Rather PBS, and you'll be able to witness the week-long...experience, industry experts promise. PBS Digital Week begins with "Chihuly Over...executive. Pioneering technology is not new to PBS. The checklist of innovation includes stereo...

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