wkar TV Schedule

Wednesday, September 03
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Program
2:00 AM
The Fidel Castro Tapes
A profile of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro that relies on media reports, rarely seen clips and footage from the Cuban archives to chart his life, including his rise to power in the late 1950s and decision, in 2008, to cede power to his brother Raul.
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3:00 AM
Frontline
“Secret State of North Korea”
Life inside North Korea is documented. Included: footage smuggled from inside the dictatorial state; insights from recent defectors who are now living in South Korea.
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4:00 AM
POV
“After Tiller”
A look at former colleagues of Dr. George Tiller, the late-term abortion provider murdered in 2009 Wichita, who also perform third-term abortions. The documentary, which also shares the stories of their patients, explores the ethical dilemmas they face.
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5:30 AM
PBS Previews: The Roosevelts
A preview of Ken Burns' "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History," a seven-part documentary about Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt that's slated to premiere in September 2014.
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6:00 AM
Caillou
“Blast Off to Space Caillou”
Caillou and Leo argue over a toy space ship; Grandpa coaches the soccer team.
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6:30 AM
Arthur
“The 'A' Team; Emily Swallows a Horse”
Francine and Brain learn a lesson about winning after they're asked to join a traveling soccer team; Emily lies to D.W. about a ball.
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7:00 AM
Wild Kratts
“Race for the Hippo Disc”
Chris and Martin try to find a power disc that they lost on the African savanna before it falls into the hands of Zach Varmitech.
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7:30 AM
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo
“Quack and the Very Big Rock; Shadow Play; Pocoyo---My Pato!”
It's Pato's birthday, but Pocoyo and Elly have forgotten all about it. Meanwhile, Peep, Quack, and Chirp discover their shadows.
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8:00 AM
Curious George
“Hamster Cam; The Great Monkey Detective”
George helps Steve track his pet hamster, who's on the loose in the city with a small video camera tied to his back; George investigates when Chef Pisghetti's cookbook vanishes.
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8:30 AM
Curious George
“Wind Symphony; George & Allie Automated Car Wash”
George helps Mr. Zoobel create a rooftop wind symphony using everyday objects; George and Allie make an automated car wash for toy cars.
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9:00 AM
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
“Daniel Uses His Words; All Aboard”
Daniel learns how to express his feelings; Katerina learns people can't help her if they can't understand why she is upset.
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9:30 AM
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
“You Are Special; Daniel Is Special”
O the Owl wants to be like the others while putting on a show at school; Daniel takes a walk with Dad Tiger, who reminds him why he's special.
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10:00 AM
Sesame Street
“Baby Bear Is Afraid of Bees”
Abby tries to help Baby Bear overcome his fear of bees, but her spell misfires and turns Baby Bear and Chris into bees. The two learn how bees help plants grow, and make wax and honey.
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11:00 AM
Dinosaur Train
“Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus; King Meets Crystal”
The Pteranodons meet a marine reptile named Otto Opthalmosaurus when they take a submarine to visit their pal Elmer Elasmosaurus; Tiny and Buddy help King overcome his nervousness at talking to a singer named Crystal at the Troodon Town Music Festival.
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11:30 AM
Dinosaur Train
“Submarine: Shoshana Shonosaurus; All Kinds of Families”
The family meet a marine reptile named Shoshana Shonisaurus, who helps Tiny overcome her fear of diving; Mom introduces Buddy to another adopted dinosaur.
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12:00 PM
Peg + Cat
“Pirate Puzzle Problem; Scrap of Map Problem”
Peg and Cat help pirates solve a puzzle and fix their sinking ship; and put back together a torn treasure map.
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12:30 PM
Peg + Cat
“Sushi Problem; Highlight Zone Problem”
Peg and Cat use their ninja skills while helping Aki pursue a tricky thief; Peg and Cat are stuck in a black-and-white world.
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1:00 PM
Super WHY!
“The Gingerbread Boy”
After Poppa Pig admonishes Pig for his playground behavior, the Super Readers learn about safety by entering the story of "The Gingerbread Boy."
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1:30 PM
Thomas & Friends
“Just Be Yourself”
Scruff wants to quit collecting rubbish trucks after he's repainted; Winston, Sir Topham Hatt's track inspection vehicle, accidentally goes for a roll on his own.
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2:00 PM
Sesame Street
“Judy & the Beast”
Judy of "Judy and the Beast" fame needs a beast with whom she can share her adventures.
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2:30 PM
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!
“Paper Chase; A Polar Adventure”
Sally and Nick learn how paper is recycled; and learn about polar bears.
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3:00 PM
Curious George
“Hamster Cam; The Great Monkey Detective”
George helps Steve track his pet hamster, who's on the loose in the city with a small video camera tied to his back; George investigates when Chef Pisghetti's cookbook vanishes.
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3:30 PM
Cyberchase
“The Snelfu Snafu”
Part 1 of two. The team bids against Hacker for an encryptor chip that's needed to restore Motherboard to full power.
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4:00 PM
Arthur
“The 'A' Team; Emily Swallows a Horse”
Francine and Brain learn a lesson about winning after they're asked to join a traveling soccer team; Emily lies to D.W. about a ball.
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4:30 PM
Arthur
“D.W. Beats All; Buster the Myth Maker”
D.W. wants a set of drums that's bigger than the set the Tibbles own; Buster tells incredible stories and Arthur tries to help him stop.
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5:00 PM
Wild Kratts
“Race for the Hippo Disc”
Chris and Martin try to find a power disc that they lost on the African savanna before it falls into the hands of Zach Varmitech.
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5:30 PM
Wild Kratts
“Koala Balloon”
Martin and Chris help a koala stranded in the Australian Outback return to its eucalyptus-forest habitat.
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6:00 PM
BBC World News America
News from around the world is presented.
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6:30 PM
Nightly Business Report
A long-running weeknight business-news magazine that includes market reports, company information, CEO interviews and economic commentary. `NBR' began as a local broadcast in Miami in 1979.
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7:00 PM
PBS NewsHour
Covering national and international issues, originating from Washington, D.C.
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8:00 PM
Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation
“Africa”
A bird's-eye tour of Africa features cape gannets arrow-diving among sharks, dolphins, whales and sardines. Other birds accompanied on their travails: fish eagles, flamingos, kelp gulls and vultures.
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9:00 PM
NOVA
“Ghosts of Machu Picchu”
An archaeological investigation of Machu Picchu, the legendary "Lost City of the Incas" that was discovered in 1911 on a remote mountain ridge in Peru. The project studies areas of the site that have gone untouched since the time of the Incas.
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10:00 PM
Operation Maneater
“Polar Bear”
Efforts to stop polar bear attacks in the isolated communities of Canada's Hudson Bay are detailed. Included: a team transports a captured bear by helicopter to a release site outside town; an early warning system that relies on an aerial drone.
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11:00 PM
Charlie Rose
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