Longtime PBS Host, Texas Native Jim Lehrer Dies At 85Lehrer, whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, was was born in Kansas but raised in Texas. He began his television career at KERA-TV in Dallas.
Can You Tell Me How To Get To 'Sesame Street' As The Children's Program Turns 50It's a street that millions of kids (young and old) have never actually been on, but during some point in their lives most likely visited everyday.
U.S. Postal Service Releases Mister Rogers Postage StampIt's a beautiful day to honor Mister Rogers. The U.S. Postal Service has released a stamp featuring Fred Rogers, the gentle TV host who entertained and educated generations of preschoolers.
America's Favorite Neighbor Mister Rogers Being Celebrated In 2018It's been 50 years since Fred Rogers first appeared on TV screens, a gentle and avuncular man who warbled "won't you be my neighbor?" as he changed into a cardigan.
Colleges Review Honors Amid Sexual Misconduct AllegationsThe wave of sexual allegations from Hollywood to Washington has left many U.S. colleges weighing whether to revoke honorary degrees and other accolades awarded to prominent men accused of misconduct.
CBS Fires Charlie Rose After Sexual Misconduct ClaimsCBS News fired morning show host Charlie Rose on Tuesday, less than 24 hours after several women who worked with him on his PBS interview show alleged a pattern of sexual misconduct.
Gayle King & Norah O'Donnell Say Co-Host Charlie Rose "Doesn't Get A Pass"Charlie Rose's co-hosts on "CBS This Morning" sharply condemned their suspended colleague early Tuesday after the airing of sexual misconduct allegations.
'CBS This Morning' To Air After Rose Suspension "CBS This Morning" will be without one of its hosts Tuesday after the network suspended Charlie Rose over sexual misconduct allegations leveled against the veteran newsman.
Franken Cut From PBS Letterman Tribute After Sexual Misconduct AllegationsPBS said that Sen. Al Franken will not appear substantially in David Letterman's Mark Twain Prize special airing on Monday night. He will only be visible at the end of the show.
PBS CEO Warns Federal Cuts Will Sink Some StationsThe chief executive for PBS is sounding the alarm about public broadcasting's future if federal funding is axed as called for by President Donald Trump.
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.