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PBS Announces Mid-Season Schedule

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Lineup Showcases New Drama, Arts, History and Nature Programs in 2017

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Statement from Paula Kerger, President & CEO, PBS on Gwen Ifill

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Statement from Paula Kerger, President & CEO, PBS on the passing of Gwen Ifill

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PBS Offers A Bounty Of Family-Friendly Holiday Fare

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As family and friends gather around to celebrate the holidays, PBS offers a variety of special programming to create even more lasting memories.

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Dive Into a Deep-Sea Adventure with a New WILD KRATTS Movie Premiering November 23 on PBS KIDS

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This Thanksgiving week, PBS KIDS is diving into the deep sea with the premiere of a new movie from everyone’s favorite adventure-seeking brothers, the Wild Kratts. WILD KRATTS: CREATURES OF THE DEEP SEA will premiere on Wednesday, November 23, on PBS member stations (check local listings), followed by the world premiere of PBS KIDS’ newest series, SPLASH AND BUBBLES.

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INDEPENDENT LENS “Tower” Receives Critics' Choice Documentary Award

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At the inaugural Critics' Choice Documentary Awards, upcoming INDEPENDENT LENS film "Tower" was honored with the win for Most Innovative Documentary.

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