Jul
28

PBS Previews: The Roosevelts

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Watch Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 3pm | Sample the upcoming Ken Burns documentary about Theodore, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt.

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Jul
28

The Buddha

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Watch Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 1pm | Review the life of the Buddha, an Indian sage who gained enlightenment. Richard Gere narrates.

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Jul
24

Historic Views of the Spa City

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Watch Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 10pm | See the unique charms and timeless appeal of 'The Queen of Spas.'

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Jul
24

Saratoga WarHorse

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Watch Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 9:30pm | A touching program that connects former soldiers to retired thoroughbreds for emotional healing.

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Jul
24

The Track at Saratoga: America’s Grandest Race Course

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Watch Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 8pm | Explore the history of America's grandest race course in Saratoga, New York.

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Jul
15

Mark Twain

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Watch Tuesdays, July 29 & August 5, 2014 at 8pm | View Ken Burns’s illuminating portrait of one of the greatest writers in American history.

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Jul
15

Al Capone: Icon

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Watch Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 8pm | Try to decide why Americans are fascinated by celebrity gangster Al Capone.

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Jul
07

Prohibition

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Watch Mondays at 9pm July 14 - 28, 2014 | This Ken Burns and Lynn Novick film explores the rise and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment.

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Jul
02

Have Steam Engine Will Travel

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Watch Thursdays, July 10 & 17, 2014 at 10pm | Father-and-son team Barney and John Gramling have a uniquely odd passion: the duo restore derelict locomotive steam engines.

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Jul
02

Secrets of the Dead | The Mona Lisa Mystery

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Watch Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 10pm | Analyze an earlier version of Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, uncovered in 2012.

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Jun
30

The Civil War

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Watch Sundays at 1pm July 6, 2014 - July 27, 2014 | Ken Burns's epic documentary brings to life America's most destructive and defining conflict.

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Jun
27

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

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Watch Monday July 14, 2014 at 7pm on WORLD | Peter Sagal takes viewers on a fast-paced, surprising journey across the nation to examine the 4,418 words — and 27 amendments — that made America.

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Jun
26

The Statue of Liberty

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Watch Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 10pm | Revisit Ken Burns's history of the Statue of Liberty and what she represents to all Americans.

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Jun
25

Secrets of the Dead | Bones of the Buddha

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Watch Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 10pm | Join historian Charles Allen to solve the mystery of bones reputed to be those of the Buddha.

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Jun
24

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

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Coming September 2014 | Ken Burns’s stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics.

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The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.

New York NOW: Education & History

Teachers union not ready to reverse no confidence vote in Ed Comm

The President of the state’s teachers’ union says members aren’t yet ready to rescind a vote of no confidence in state Education Commissioner John King, despite improved relations in recent months.

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POV Documentary Blog

Spread the Word in the Final Hours! ‘Fallen City’ Premieres Tonight!

Fallen City premieres tonight on PBS. Check out our Storify round-up to see how people are using Tweets and Facebook posts to let their community know about the films. Use our partner toolkit for e...

American Masters

Three Emmy Nominations for American Masters

Watch the complete 27th Season of American Masters: Billie Jean King, Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin', Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love, Salinger, Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth, Plimpton!...