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On the Washington Week Webcast Extra: two Florida Republicans battling for their party's presidential nomination, how the U.S. government plans to compensate families of victims of drone strikes, and the next debate in Congress over mammogram funding.
April 25, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Human rights activist Sabeen Mahmud shot dead in Karachi (from PBS NewsHour)
Sabeen Mahmud was a human rights activist owner of a coffee shop and performance space in Karachi, Pakistan, designed to bring people together. On Friday, Mahmud, 40, was fatally gunned down as she left T2F (The Second Floor) following an event in a shooting that also left her mother critically inju…
April 25, 2015 at 10:16 am
Photos: Auto sketches from Detroit’s golden era you were never meant to see (from PBS NewsHour)
Detroit inspired the nation with its innovative auto designs of the 1950s and 60s. But most of those designs were never released by the automakers. Like most of the early-stage artwork created by Detroit's design studios, they’ve been destroyed. The car companies routinely shredded early sketches fo…
April 25, 2015 at 2:00 am
Witness the 1970 burning of Kent State's ROTC building in this clip from THE DAY THE '60S DIED.
Premiering Tuesday, April 28 at 8/7c, THE DAY THE '60S DIED is part of a special programming block commemorating the Vietnam War. #VietnamPBS
Learn more: http://to.pbs.org/1IItxmK
April 24, 2015 at 11:03 pm
AMERICA’S BALLROOM CHALLENGE kicks off tonight with the American Smooth and American Rhythm divisions. Finalists in each style compete as expert judges gauge their mastery of such dances as waltz, tango, cha cha and mambo. The new season begins on tonight @ 9/8c on PBS.
April 24, 2015 at 10:00 pm
Squash Blossom Flowers create a simple, yet deeply comforting Corn Chowder recipe. Watch Kitchen Vignettes travel to Mexico to learn how to make it. (from PBS Food)
This Squash Blossom and Corn Chowder recipe is simple - made with broth, light cream, onions, and butter. Get the recipe at PBS Food.
April 24, 2015 at 8:00 pm
With dementia, reality sometimes hurts more than it helps (from PBS NewsHour)
Both of Paul Solman’s parents lived into their 90s, and they both experienced bouts of confusion and dementia. He talked to dementia coach Kerry Mills for helpful advice for caretakers.
April 24, 2015 at 6:00 pm
During WWI, President Woodrow Wilson refused to use the word ‘draft,’ and instead rebranded it with the Selective Service Act. Learn why in this clip from THE DRAFT.
Premieres Monday, 4/27 at 9/8c on PBS, as part of a special programming block commemorating the Vietnam War.
Learn more: http://to.pbs.org/1HogvMq #VietnamPBS
April 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm
Are you interested in the glamorous costumes, sparkling jewelry and fancy footwear worn by the dancers on AMERICA’S BALLROOM CHALLENGE? Check out a behind-the-scenes clip from Episode 1 airing tonight at 9/8c on PBS.
pbs.org/americas-ballroom-challenge/ AMERICA'S BALLROOM CHALLENGE premieres Fridays, April 24-May 8, 2015, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET. Take a behind-the-scenes look ...
April 24, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Test your news smarts with this week's Charlie Rose quiz. Answer these 5 questions to see if you've been paying attention to the news.
How well do you know your news? Test your knowledge with a weekly quiz from Charlie Rose The Week. Check back at the end of every week for a new quiz.
April 24, 2015 at 2:00 pm
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