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FRONTLINE | Secret State of North Korea

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Watch Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 10pm | Explore life under North Korea’s new ruler and scrutinize the dictator as he tries to retain power.

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Secrets of Westminster

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Watch Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 8pm & Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 10pm | Discover the hidden worlds of London’s House of Commons, House of Lords and Westminster Abbey.

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The Fidel Castro Tapes

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Watch Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 9pm | Survey the turbulent career of one of the world’s most contentious leaders.

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POV | After Tiller

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Watch Monday, September 1, 2014 at midnight | Meet the doctors in the U.S. still openly performing third-trimester abortions in the wake of the assassination of Dr. George Tiller — and in the face of intense protestors.

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Secrets of Her Majesty’s Secret Service

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Watch Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 8pm | Lift the veil of secrecy on MI6, the legendary British spy agency.

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Broadway: The American Musical

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Watch Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 2:30pm | This six-part documentary series chronicles the Broadway musical throughout the 20th century.

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Little League: A History

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Watch Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 1:30pm | Trace the 75-year history of the world's largest organized youth sports program.

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American Masters | Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning

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Watch Friday, August 29, 2014 at 9pm | Explore, with Lange’s granddaughter, the influential “Migrant Mother” photographer’s life story.

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POV | Big Men

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Watch Monday, August 25, 2014 at midnight | Get an unprecedented inside look at the global deal-making and dark underside of energy development.

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FRONTLINE | A Death in St. Augustine

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Watch Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 10pm | See what can go wrong when police are faced with domestic violence allegations in their own ranks.

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Learn the story of how Theodore Roosevelt became our nation’s 26th president.

New York NOW: Education & History

Voters will decide education Bond Act this Fall Voters will decide education Bond Act this Fall
Voters in New York will decide in November whether the state should borrow $2 billion dollars for new technology including I-Pads in school classrooms. Teachers and sc...

POV Documentary Blog

The State of Web Video: Awesome But Broken (Part 1) The State of Web Video: Awesome But Broken (Part 1)
Web video technology is advancing rapidly, and it's time for an update on what's possible, what's broken and what's o...
The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.