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PBS Digital Studios Announces New Collaboration with YouTube Star and Best-Selling Author John Green

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PBS today announced a collaboration with web video pioneer John Green, co-founder of the massively successful Vlogbrothers and Crash Course channels on YouTube and author of New York Times #1 best-seller The Fault in Our Stars.

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PBS Programs Win Three Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards

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Winners of the Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards were given out September 15 by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and PBS programs took home three awards.

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More than 1 Million Teachers Now Have Access to PBS LearningMedia Digital Library

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Today PBS LearningMedia announced that more than 1 million educators now have registered access to the award-winning digital learning service. PBS LearningMedia, a partnership of PBS and WGBH Educational Foundation, connects students and educators with more than 30,000 high-quality digital resources to bring lessons to life.

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PBS Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month September 15-October 15, 2013

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PBS celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month 2013 with a landmark six-part series, LATINO AMERICANS, airing Tuesdays, September 17-October 1, 2013, 8:00-10:00 p.m. ET.

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PBS Member Stations Vote Four Professional Directors to Serve on the PBS Board in National Election

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Today, PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger announced the results of the 2013-2014 voting that elected four station leaders to serve as Professional Directors on the PBS Board of Directors. Throughout the month of August, member stations from across the country cast their ballots for these key positions.

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Charlie Rose Interviews Syrian President Bashar al-Assad Monday, September 9 at 9 p.m. on PBS

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PBS’ Charlie Rose will interview Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday, September 9, at 9 p.m. in a special presentation of CHARLIE ROSE. In this global television exclusive, Assad gives his only television interview since President Barack Obama asked Congress to approve the use of force against the Syrian regime for alleged use of chemical weapons against the Syrian people.

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PBS Announces SUPERHEROES Night on October 15

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PBS announced today that Tuesday, October 15, 2013, is “Superheroes Night,” featuring a three-hour block dedicated to the groundbreaking program SUPERHEROES: A NEVER-ENDING BATTLE.

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PBS Fall Season Offers an Array of New Series, Specials and Returning Favorites

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PBS announces a fall primetime line-up featuring a strong roster of wide-ranging programs.

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PBS KIDS Launches Second DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD App for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch

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PBS KIDS has announced its second app from the popular series DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD – Daniel Tiger’s Day & Night. The app, designed for children ages 2-4, is now available on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

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EXCLUSIVE: President Barack Obama Speaks with PBS NewsHour’s Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff

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President Barack Obama sits down with PBS NEWSHOUR’s Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff at the White House, Wednesday August 28, 2013 for an extended interview.

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PBS KIDS and Whole Foods Market Partner to Support Healthy Eating

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PBS KIDS and Whole Foods Market® have partnered to offer families tools to support healthy eating. Designed to leverage the educational content of PBS KIDS and Whole Foods Market’s commitment to nutrition, the partnership will provide families with free resources in Whole Foods Market locations across the country, as well as online.

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COMING BACK WITH WES MOORE Explores the Personal Stories of Veterans' Return to Life at Home

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Today at the Television Critics Association meeting, PBS announced the premiere of COMING BACK WITH WES MOORE, a three-part special that personalizes the experiences of returning veterans and celebrates the lives of this group of exceptional people. The special, hosted by combat veteran and New York Times best-selling author Wes Moore, is slated to premiere in May 2014 on PBS.

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HOW WE GOT TO NOW With Steven Johnson Celebrates the History and Power of Great Ideas

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Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, PBS announced the premiere of HOW WE GOT TO NOW with Steven Johnson in fall 2014.

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PBS NEWSHOUR Names Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff Co-Anchors and Managing Editors

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Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, it was announced that Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will be co-anchors and managing editors for the PBS NEWSHOUR.

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PBS Pays Tribute to President John F. Kennedy with Week of Special Programming

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PBS announced today the details of a series of primetime special programs to commemorate the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death, that airs November 11-13. The specials will offer new perspectives on the life and death of President John F. Kennedy, as well as provide audiences with a comprehensive examination of timely issues.

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