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PBS KIDS and SESAME STREET Collaborate on Their First App Together: Cookie Monster’s Challenge for iPad

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PBS KIDS and Sesame Workshop today announced the launch of Cookie Monster’s Challenge for iPad, a new SESAME STREET app and the first app that the two children’s media organizations have created together.

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Sherlock, Season 3 on MASTERPIECE: The Game is Online!

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Following its impressive showing at the 2014 Emmy Awards, seven-time winner "Sherlock, Season 3" on MASTERPIECE will be re-released online for 30 days beginning Wednesday evening, August 27. The three-part series will be available on the MASTERPIECE website, PBS.org, PBS stations’ video sites and PBS station branded digital platforms, including ROKU and Apple TV.

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PBS Receives Second-Most Emmy® Awards of Any Network

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PBS programs were honored with the second-most Emmy® Awards of any network, tied with CBS. On Monday, August 25, PBS received three Primetime Emmy® Awards, for MASTERPIECE “Sherlock: His Last Vow.”

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PBS Programs Win Eight Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards

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Winners of the Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards were given out September 16 by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and PBS programs took home eight awards.

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PBS KIDS Survey Finds Parents Consider Media and Technology Vital Resources for Elementary School Readiness

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As children prepare to begin elementary school this fall, parents look to media and technology as an essential part of the preparation process, according to a recently released study by PBS KIDS.

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New PBS KIDS “Daniel Tiger’s Grr-ific Feelings” App Helps Children Build School Readiness Skills

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PBS KIDS today announced the launch of its third app from the popular series DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD – Daniel Tiger’s Grr-ific Feelings for iPad.

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“My Dear Americans” from the National Black Programming Consortium Wins PBS Online Film Festival’s “People’s Choice” Award for 2014

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Two winners were announced today in the third-annual PBS Online Film Festival. The film that took the “People’s Choice” top honors was “My Dear Americans,” a film presented by the National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) with support from the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM), centering on an Indian-American husband and wife adjusting to immigrant life in an American suburb.

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William Weber Named PBS Vice President, Government Affairs and Associate General Counsel

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Katherine Lauderdale, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, announced today that William Weber has been appointed PBS’ Vice President, Government Affairs and Associate General Counsel.

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In Exclusive Interview with Charlie Rose, Hamas Leader Khaled Meshaal Reveals What it Will Take to Return Peace to the Region

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In a U.S. broadcast exclusive, Charlie Rose’s interview with Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal will be broadcast on Monday, July 28, at 11:00 PM ET/PT (check local listings) in a special presentation of CHARLIE ROSE on PBS.

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PBS Digital Studios to Premiere First Scripted Series, "Frankenstein, M.D.," on Tuesday, August 19

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Today at the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour, PBS Digital Studios in collaboration with Pemberley Digital announced that “Frankenstein, M.D.,” a multiplatform adaptation of the classic novel Frankenstein, will premiere with three episodes on the PBS Digital Studios YouTube channel Tuesday, August 19.

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PBS KIDS Writers Contest Announces National Winners

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Twelve children in grades K-3 were selected as winners by an acclaimed panel of judges in the PBS KIDS Writers Contest this year. The winning entries in the Contest were chosen from thousands of submissions from 62 participating PBS stations across the country.

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PBS and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE Announce “Walt Disney” to Premiere Fall 2015

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At the semi-annual Television Critics Association conference today, PBS and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE announced that “Walt Disney,” a new four-hour, two-night film that explores the life and legacy of one of America’s most enduring and influential storytellers, will premiere in fall 2015.

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PBS and BBC Worldwide North America Sign Deal to Bring Fourth Season of CALL THE MIDWIFE to U.S.

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BBC Worldwide North America Sales & Co-productions, PBS and Neal Street Productions announced today at the PBS portion of the Television Critics Association Press Tour that the hit British drama CALL THE MIDWIFE will return to PBS for a fourth season.

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PBS Announces New Programming During Summer TCA Session

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Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, PBS announced updates to its fall schedule and new programs for 2015. A brief synopsis of each program is listed below, along with links to the full press releases.

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PBS Announces New Series: THE BRAIN WITH DR. DAVID EAGLEMAN

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Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, PBS announced the production of its newest science series, THE BRAIN WITH DR.

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