Raising the Future “The Childcare Crisis”


Airing Tuesday, Oct. 12 at 9 p.m.

In this hourlong special, the PBS NewsHour explores the burden costly child care places on families, takes viewers to cities and states experimenting with new ways of providing childcare for working parents, and delves into the political battle over federally funded, universal childcare.

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Secrets of the Dead “Magellan’s Crossing”

Five hundred years ago, Ferdinand Magellan and his crew set sail to gain control of the global spice trade. What resulted was the first circumnavigation of the earth, laying the groundwork for colonization and globalization still felt today.

American Veteran “The Crossing”

Veterans reflect on and share their personal experiences in the military, from boot camp to service in war and peacetime to return to civilian life.

“Check, Please! Arizona” returns to Arizona PBS

Three guests sit at the Check, Please! Arizona table on set with host Mark Tarbell.

Arizona PBS is issuing a call for nominations of local and independently owned Arizona restaurants to be featured on new episodes of returning fan-favorite series “Check, Please! Arizona.”