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PBS ARTS FALL FESTIVAL 2014 Kicks Off September 26

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Announced today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, the 2014 PBS Arts Fall Festival returns in September with 11 weekly programs featuring classic Broadway hits, music from around the country and a theater performance by award-winning actor Nathan Lane.

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PBS Station Sites to Stream Ken Burns’s THE ROOSEVELTS in its Entirety Starting Day after Broadcast Premiere

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Ken Burns’s upcoming film, THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY, marks the first time the Roosevelts’ individual stories have been woven into a single narrative, following the family’s story for more than a century, from Theodore’s birth in 1858 to Eleanor’s death in 1962.

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PBS Nominated for 43 News & Documentary Emmys®

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PBS programs received 43 nominations for the 35th Annual News & Documentary Emmy® Awards, the most earned by any organization. The nominees were announced July 15, 2014 by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). The awards honor programming distributed during the 2013 calendar year.

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PBS Names Scott Nourse Vice President, Product Development, PBS Digital

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PBS today announced that veteran digital production executive Scott Nourse has been named Vice President, Product Development, PBS Digital.

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PBS Programs Receive 34 Primetime Emmy® Award Nominations

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On July 10, 2014 the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced nominations for the 66th Primetime Emmy® Awards. PBS programs received 34 nominations for their work over the past year.

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Season Two of DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD Kicks off with a One-hour Special – Monday, August 18, on PBS KIDS

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DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD, a top-rated PBS KIDS animated television series from The Fred Rogers Company, has been winning the hearts of little “tigers” and their families nationwide since its premiere – and soon there will be even more to love!

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PBS KIDS Launches on Apple TV

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PBS KIDS announced today that full-length episodes and clips from PBS KIDS programs are now available to users in the United States directly on Apple TV, offering the number-one children’s media brand’s curriculum-based content to more families.

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PBS KIDS Video App Launches on Android and Chromecast

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PBS KIDS announced today that its popular video app is now available on Android and compatible with Chromecast; the app is the first children’s offering available on Chromecast. The PBS KIDS Video App gives families free, streaming access to thousands of videos, including clips and full episodes from their favorite PBS KIDS series.

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PBS Programs Win 12 Daytime Emmy Awards

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Winners of the Daytime Emmy Awards were announced June 20 and June 22, and PBS programs took 12 awards, including six for SESAME STREET and three for PEG + CAT.

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PBS KIDS to Add New Half-hour SESAME STREET Program on Air and on Digital Platforms This Fall

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Furthering a commitment to using the power of media to educate and entertain America’s children, PBS KIDS and SESAME STREET will introduce a bonus half-hour program this fall on-air and on digital platforms.

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Fred Berens and Wendy Dayton Begin Service on PBS Foundation Board of Directors

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Two new members of the PBS Foundation Board of Directors were seated at their first meeting today, announced PBS President & CEO and PBS Foundation President Paula Kerger.

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Association of Public Television Stations, Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS Statement Regarding FCC's Report & Order Governing Spectrum Auction Process

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The national leadership of public television commends the Federal Communications Commission for its timely release of the Report and Order governing the forthcoming spectrum incentive auction process.

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PBS KIDS Offers Free, Fun and Educational Content and Tools for Families This Summer

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This summer, PBS KIDS provides free resources on-air, on digital platforms and in communities to help bridge the summer learning gap.

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PBS Online Film Festival to Feature 25 Independent Films for Online Streaming

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Today, PBS announced that 25 short films will be part of the third annual PBS Online Film Festival, June 16 - July 31, 2014.

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PBS Programs Receive Five Critics’ Choice Television Award Nominations

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On May 29, 2014, the Broadcast Television Journalists Association announced nominees for the fourth Annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards, recognizing the finest achievements on television networks and channels big and small.

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