Ken Burns Making Documentary On Muhammad AliAcclaimed PBS documentarian Ken Burns announced on Tuesday that he will make a two-part, four-hour film about former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, who died last June.
Viral Video Imagines Elmo Getting Fired Over PBS Budget CutsA viral online video imagines lovable "Sesame Street" character Elmo getting fired due to budget cuts to PBS.
A Muppet With Autism To Be Welcomed On 'Sesame Street'Folks on Sesame Street have a way of making everyone feel accepted. That certainly goes for Julia, a Muppet youngster with blazing red hair, bright green eyes — and autism.
PBS' 'Nova' Seeking Periodic-Table Fans To Fund TV SpecialGeeks of America, PBS' "Nova" wants you to open up your minds and wallets for a sequel to its sleeper 2012 hit film on the periodic table.
Thousands Gather To Mourn, Celebrate Journalist Gwen IfillThousands of mourners — including first lady Michelle Obama — remembered and celebrated veteran Washington journalist Gwen Ifill on Saturday, recalling her as a standard bearer, cherished friend, devoted mentor and woman of abiding faith.
PBS Journalist Gwen Ifill Dies Of Cancer At 61Gwen Ifill, the veteran journalist and co-anchor of "NewsHour" with Judy Woodruff on PBS, died on Monday of cancer. She was 61 years old. She took a leave from her nightly show for health reasons earlier this year.
"Arthur" TV Network Disappointed By Explicit MemesThe network behind the animated series "Arthur" is disappointed that social media users are combining images from the long-running children's show with explicit situations and language.
PBS Tweets 24/7 Channel For Kids AnnouncementPBS is setting up a 24/7 television channel and live web stream for its kids shows.
Supreme Court Rules Against AereoThe Supreme Court has ruled against Aereo, the company that delivers television programs via a small antenna to subscribers.
Sesame Workshop Debuts Child Literacy ProgramThe nonprofit organization behind public television's "Sesame Street" is to launch a new early-childhood literacy program in Dallas.
Charlie Rose Adds 4th TV Show To WorkloadThe 71-year-old talk show host will oversee "Charlie Rose: The Week," a weekly program looking back at events in politics, business, sports, culture and the arts.
Viral Video: James Gandolfini On "Sesame Street"As the world mourns the loss of actor James Gandolfini, check out this video of his appearance on "Sesame Street," where he talks to Zoe about being scared.