Famous personalities explore their ancestry on 'Finding Your Roots'

Today's most compelling personalities discover the surprising stories buried within their own families in the sixth season of the critically acclaimed PBS series "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr." The series airs Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

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Arizona PBS celebrates Indigenous Peoples Day

Indigenous Peoples' Day is observed on the second Monday in October, honoring Native American peoples and celebrating their histories and cultures.

Oct. 14, 2019

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PBS NewsHour West begins broadcasts from ASU’s Cronkite School

In addition to producing news stories based in the western U.S., the Phoenix-based team will update PBS NewsHour’s 6 p.m. Eastern time zone broadcast for West Coast audiences.

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'Frontline' examines controversial newsmakers

Investigate news and newsmakers Tuesday nights on Arizona PBS. Tonight: The story of President Duterte’s campaign against drug dealers and addicts in the Philippines.

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Journalists at Arizona Republic unionize

Oct. 14, 2019

Journalists at The Arizona Republic recently voted in favor of unionizing the newsroom. The vote came as the Republic's parent company, Gannett, prepares to be acquired by Gatehouse Media.

'POV' highlights unique stories and perspectives Mondays at 9 p.m.

The award-winning series "POV," which takes its name from a cinema term for “point of view,” is the longest-running showcase on television to feature the work of America's best contemporary-issue independent filmmakers.

Phoenix Chorale artistic director Chris Gabbitas

Oct. 2, 2019

Hear from Chris Gabbitas, the new artistic director for the Phoenix Chorale, about his new role and the chorale’s 2019-2020 season.

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'American Masters: Rothko' paints intimate portrait of legendary artist

One of the most influential artists of the 20th century, Mark Rothko’s signature style helped define Abstract Expressionism, the movement that shifted the center of the art world from Paris to New York. "American Masters — Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous" premieres Friday, Oct. 25 at 8 p.m. on Arizona PBS.

Famous personalities explore their ancestry on 'Finding Your Roots'

Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. with journalist Terry Gross at the New York Genealogy society.

Today's most compelling personalities discover the surprising stories buried within their own families in the sixth season of the critically acclaimed PBS series "Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr." The series airs Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

PBS NewsHour West begins broadcasts from ASU’s Cronkite School

Stephanie Sy at the anchor desk of PBS NewsHour West

In addition to producing news stories based in the western U.S., the Phoenix-based team will update PBS NewsHour’s 6 p.m. Eastern time zone broadcast for West Coast audiences.