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( Ken Burns (PBS)' THE ROOSEVELTS: An Intimate History premieres Sept. 14 on PBS.)
Roosevelts on the Map Add to the map What is this? Facebook Twitter Email Share Contribute to the Roosevelts Map The Roosevelts are one of the most influential families in history. Their legacy and impact on our nation can still be felt through the generations. If you would like to share your connec…
September 02, 2014 at 11:00 pm
The part-time worker's conundrum (from PBS NewsHour)
As employers seek more control over labor costs, the number of part-time jobs has soared in the post-great recession period. But increasingly erratic work schedules -- an attempt to squeeze maximum efficiency from every part-timer -- has taken a toll on the workers. Economics correspondent Paul Solm…
September 02, 2014 at 10:00 pm
New study of 20 years of data says autism is no more prevalent today than in 1990 (from NOVA Next)
Global epidemiological study shows no increase in autism spectrum disorders in the last 30 years.
September 02, 2014 at 9:00 pm
Journalist Steven Sotloff purportedly killed in Internet video (from PBS NewsHour)
American journalist Steven Sotloff purportedly was killed by Islamic militants in an Internet video posted Tuesday. Continue reading →
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NEW Downton Abbey, Season 5 behind-the-scenes photo: The table is perfectly set…
Season 5 returns Sunday, January 4, 2015 to MASTERPIECE | PBS (Masterpiece Theatre) on PBS.
September 02, 2014 at 2:56 pm
The last word on news.
Did you know John Oliver and Cookie Monster co-anchor a nightly news broadcast about words? Just kidding, that's not a thing. But you would TOTALLY watch tha...
September 02, 2014 at 1:32 pm
12 double self-portrait photos — how this London photographer discovered herself thru the past (from Next Avenue)
London photographer Chino Otsuka finds a way to make sense of the past and reconcile it with the present
September 02, 2014 at 12:00 pm
This week in 1939, without a formal declaration of war, Germany invaded Poland setting off World War II. Revisit the world’s reaction through the lens of every day Americans with clips from Ken Burns (PBS)’ The War. #ServiceStoriesPBS
“I don’t think there is such a thing as a good war. There are sometimes necessary wars. And I think one might say just wars. And that never, I never questioned the necessity of that war. And I still do not question it. It was something that had to be done." - SAM HYNES
September 02, 2014 at 10:00 am
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