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RT @NewsHour: WATCH: Officials provide an update after a shooting in Aberdeen, Maryland, earlier today. twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1…
RSVP for our @overheardpbs taping with @Lawrence O'Donnell on 9/30. twitter.com/overheardpbs/s…
Join @evanasmith and @klru for an interview with journalist @Lawrence O’Donnell on 9/30. RSVP: overheardwithevansmith.org/tapings/ https://t.co/VYJvW5xyzm
Representatives from @drafthouse stopped by to drop off this huge check from the “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” documentary donations they received when it was showing in Austin. Thanks so much to Alamo Drafthouse and everyone who donated! https://t.co/Hq82tKej9q
Y'all....it's #NationalPepperoniPizzaDay 🍕🍕🍕 Here's a Pepperoni Pizza Frittata from @PBSFood that's perfect for brunch. You can thank us later: to.pbs.org/2No4KRw
Neo-noir films are discussed by Shane Black ("Kiss Kiss Bang Bang") and Brian Helgeland ("L.A. Confidential"). Next at 11 p.m. on On Story. #KLRU
Tonight at 10 p.m. on @acltv: Paul Simon performs songs from throughout his career. Included: Simon & Garfunkel tunes; selections from his 1986 "Graceland" album; and compositions from his 2016 "Stranger to Stranger" album. #KLRU
The finale of #AmazingHumanBodyPBS examines how experiences shape the brain and body together, allowing them to adapt to the outside environment and develop new skills. Next at 9 p.m. on #KLRU.
Discover the miracles the human body goes through every day to stay alive and healthy. From fighting infections to repairing damage, human bodies have remarkable arsenals that allow for survival against all kinds of outside threats. #AmazingHumanBodyPBS continues at 8 p.m.
Discover how new scientific insights have revealed the hidden workings of our bodies in ways never seen before. The #AmazingHumanBodyPBS premieres tonight at 7 p.m. on #KLRU. https://t.co/U6LLKCZQkX
Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate the more than 54 million people of Hispanic descent living in the United States. Learn more about the origins of the month from @PBSTeachers: bit.ly/2PwpN1H #HHM #KLRU
WATCH LIVE: KLRU's @JudyMaggioTV sits down with Travis County Commissioner Margaret Gomez and former AISD board trustee Paul Saldaña to discuss the 50th anniversary of the Economy Furniture Workers Strike. #DecibelATX #ATX #HHM bit.ly/2Dej7mR
Share your completed PBS KIDS READ Bingo card by tagging @PBSKIDS and use the hashtag #PBSKIDSREAD. https://t.co/pWLAOzeEqI
Did you miss the latest episode of #GreatReadPBS? You can stream it now for a limited time! bit.ly/2plkgPR
Ahoy there matey! Thank you for tuning into yer local PBS station, KL-Arrr-U 🏴‍☠️ #TalkLikeAPirate https://t.co/cWw1WnN6hX
Report: 4 out of 5 Americans have less than a year’s income saved for retirement, via @NewsHour. to.pbs.org/2QHOE3f
Sign up for a chance to be a part of our studio audience as we tape @Tromboneshorty! twitter.com/acltv/status/1…
RT @SanAntoGuera: Sharing as a member of the @klru Community Advisory Board - please know your opinions COUNT! We LOVE hearing from our Cen…
Your feedback is essential! Take this year's KLRU Viewer Survey before it's too late. bit.ly/2MHGOn3
The story of the Chicano movement in Austin, Texas, and its struggle for quality education, equal representation and respect for the diverse Mexican-American culture. Next at 10:30 p.m. on KLRU's #AustinRevealed. #atx
Tonight at 9:30 on @frontlinepbs: How Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein allegedly sexually harassed and abused dozens of women over four decades. With allegations dating to Weinstein's early years, the report investigates how he and those around him tried to silence his accusers.
A profile of "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee, whose childhood in Monroeville, Ala., provided the inspiration for the classic 1960 novel. Next at 8 p.m. on American Masters. #KLRU
Explore the ways that America's best-loved novels answer the age-old question, "Who am I?" From life lessons to spiritual journeys, these books help people understand their own identities and find their place in the world. Tonight on #GreatReadPBS at 7 p.m.
The @TexasTribune Festival is coming to downtown Austin! Don’t miss out on all the big names at #TribFest18. View the full program and make sure to use our code KLRU18 when you register: bit.ly/2MI7PYj twitter.com/TexasTribune/s…
RT @PBSKIDS: The Platypus Family has moved to Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood! Parents, ask your child: What are some ways we can make new frie…
Wohoo! Love this shot ❤️ Thanks for sharing @MommasBacon. #WereSoHappyToBeYourNeighbor twitter.com/MommasBacon/st…
Meet this year's Influencers in Aging. These 12 advocates, researchers and thought leaders are changing what it means to grow older in America. #InfluenceAging bit.ly/2xuKQJM (@NextAvenue)
Rhode Island governor Bruce G. Sundlun's experiences during World War II are shared on tonight's Above and Beyond at 10:30 p.m. on #KLRU.
What happens when we empower women to make progress on their own terms? A group of women creates the first all-female volunteer ambulance corps in New York. #93QueenPBS TONIGHT at 9 p.m. on #KLRU. @POVdocs bit.ly/2MH7nJ1 https://t.co/gTIUTucrOp
As @RoadshowPBS' continues to Birmingham, items include hand-colored Andy Warhol lithographs, Southern dolls, and a Frederic Remington portrait with a letter from the artist to the owner's great-grandmother. Tonight at 8 p.m. on #KLRU.
Discover amazing items with connections to Latin American history and culture, including a treasure with an updated appraisal of as much as $2.2 million, now the highest-valued items in the entire "Roadshow" archive. Next at 7 p.m. on #KLRU.
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RT @masterpiecepbs: Jessie Burton, author of The Miniaturist, explains the meanings behind the cryptic messages Nella receives from the elu…
ICYMI: The latest episode of The Miniaturist is streaming online for a limited time. bit.ly/2phKd2t
U.S. border agent in Texas confesses to 4 killings, police say, via @NewsHour. to.pbs.org/2OwkSgv
The Season 4 finale of Downton Abbey finds the Crawleys in London, where Rose's coming out ball is to be staged at the stately Grantham House. Tonight at 11 p.m. on #KLRU.
Next on My Mother and Other Strangers at 9pm: Francis goes poaching, Emma finds a new suitor, and Rose stands up for justice and becomes a local hero. #KLRU
Father Brown must stop a much-loved institution from going off the rails when the local stationmaster is murdered. Tonight at 9:30 p.m. on #KLRU.
Next at 8 p.m. on Downton Abbey: Robert and Thomas return from America, Bates takes a day off, Edith and Rosamund announce their plan to travel abroad, a suitor woos Mary, and Rose makes her move. #KLRU
Tomorrow is the day! We'll be at the CASA Superhero Run with SuperWhy and Alpha Pig handing out KLRU KIDS pencils and erasers. Hope to see you there! bit.ly/2CY2BaG
Father Brown must stop a much-loved institution from going off the rails when the local stationmaster is murdered. Next at 10:42 p.m. on #KLRU.
@ChetTripper explores the hometown of Billy the Kid where he rock climbs in renovated grain silos and a goes to a chocolatier. Visit Hico, TX at 8:30 p.m. on #TheDaytripper.
Samantha travels to Huntsville, Ala., where she gets to float in space like an astronaut, see a full-scale Apollo rocket and meet Alex McCool, a national treasure who helped put man on the moon. Samantha Brown's Places to Love is next at 8 p.m. on #KLRU.
CNN's Jake Tapper is interviewed on tonight's @overheardpbs at 7 p.m. on #KLRU.
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Keenen Ivory Wayans discusses his circular path to Hollywood and how "In Living Color" paved the way for so many artists and subsequent projects, next at 11 p.m. on On Story.
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Tonight at 10 p.m. on @acltv: Jazz keyboardist-composer Herbie Hancock performs.
Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. "Iceman Reborn" is coming up at 9 p.m. on NOVA.
The finale of Ancient Invisible Cities features a journey through ancient Istanbul, the crossroads of Europe and Asia. Professor Darius Arya uses the latest 3D imaging technology to see the city and its often invisible treasures as no human eye ever could. Next at 8 p.m. on #KLRU
The finale of Ancient Invisible Cities features a journey through ancient Istanbul, the crossroads of Europe and Asia. Professor Darius Arya uses the latest 3D imaging technology to see the city and its often invisible treasures as no human eye ever could. Tonight at 8 p.m. #KLRU
Tonight at 7 p.m. on NATURE: An exploration of the flora and fauna in France, including wolves, wild boar and bears. #KLRU
Calling all superheroes! We're going to be at the CASA Superhero Run this weekend where SuperWhy and Alpha Pig will be joining us. Hope you stop by and visit us. INFO + REGISTRATION: casasuperherorun.com
Calling all superheroes! 🦸‍♀️ 🦸‍♂️ We're going to be at the CASA Superhero Run this weekend where SuperWhy and Alpha Pig will be joining us. Hope you stop by and visit us. INFO + REGISTRATION: casasuperherorun.com
Putin says there is ‘nothing criminal’ about suspects in Britain poisoning, via @NewsHour. to.pbs.org/2p2UBLt
RT @NewsHour: Cigarette smoking among youth is at historic lows, but the number of kids using electronic cigarettes has increased. Althoug…
Tonight at 11 p.m. on On Story: Oscar-nominated filmmaker and actress Greta Gerwig talks about her theatrical beginnings, what she learned working with filmmakers Noah Baumbach, Mike Mills, and others and taking the leap to write and direct her own film, "Lady Bird."
Dramatic reunions between people whose lives intersected on 9/11. Patrick searches for the stranger who comforted him after the disaster, and Tim hopes to thank the fellow chaplain who gave him the strength to carry on. Next on We'll Meet Again at 10 p.m. #September11th
10 years after the Great Recession, @frontlinePBS and @ProPublica explore the economic and social forces shaping recovery in Dayton, Ohio. Watch TONIGHT at 9 p.m. to.pbs.org/2QnBg4e https://t.co/n8C0K2mXN1
Next at 8 p.m. on American Masters: A profile of "Gone With the Wind" author Margaret Mitchell (1900-49), who blazed trails as one of Georgia's first female newspaper reporters. #KLRU
The Great American Read is back! Tune in or stream with @PBS and watch now on Facebook. #GreatReadPBS bit.ly/2MneN3Q twitter.com/PBS/status/103…
100 books. 1 winner. Get ready for the fall kickoff of Great American Read PBS TONIGHT at 7 p.m. on KLRU: to.pbs.org/2GG8Hcb #GreatReadPBS
Are you a member of The Great American Read Book Club? Share your favorite novels with fellow #GreatReadPBS fans! bit.ly/2CFuJyV
"It shows there’s not just one way to react or one way to come back to normal. There’s a rich tapestry of emotion.” (via @NewsHour) #September11th to.pbs.org/2QhXh4i
Why are we more anxious now than ever before? In this episode, @Brain_Craft takes a look at some of the genetic and environmental factors that can lead to increased anxiety. bit.ly/2CJQZHU
RT @JudgeEckhardt: After serving in the Navy for 8 years, Sheldon Simmons couldn’t find a decent paying job until he found security in the…
RT @novapbs: On September 11, 2001, an unimaginable horror unfolded that devastated a nation and the world. In remembrance, trace how terro…
The finale of Ancient Invisible Cities features a journey through ancient Istanbul, the crossroads of Europe and Asia. Professor Darius Arya uses the latest 3D imaging technology to see the city and its often invisible treasures as no human eye ever could. Next at 8 p.m. on #KLRU
Though there’s stigma around mental illness and suicidal thoughts, isolating yourself can make your problems feel insurmountable and your thoughts inescapable. (From @Rewire_dot_org) #SuicidePrevention #StigmaFree #BeThe1To #WorldSuicidePreventionDay bit.ly/2QjPYcg
Enter now for a chance to be a part of our studio audience! twitter.com/acltv/status/1…
Texas officer faces manslaughter charge in neighbor Botham Jean’s death, via @NewsHour. to.pbs.org/2MjqTLl
RT @ACL_RADIO: ICYMI: ‘A Song For You: The Austin City Limits Story’ will make its broadcast debut Sept. 29th on @klru! Learn more about th…
Tonight on Downton Abbey at 11 pm: Robert and Thomas return from America, Bates takes a day off, Edith and Rosamund announce their plan to travel abroad, a suitor woos Mary, and Rose makes her move. #KLRU
Father Brown struggles to protect those closest to him when an old foe is unexpectedly released from prison. Tonight at 10:05 p.m. on #KLRU.
In the premiere of My Mother and Other Strangers, Rose meets Capt. Dreyfuss; Emma goes on a date and incites an international incident; and Rose defends an airman. Next at 9 p.m. on #KLRU.
In the premiere, Nella marries to rescue her family from financial ruin. Her rich husband is not all she imagined, plus he gives her a very peculiar wedding gift. #TheMiniaturistPBs premieres next at 8 p.m. on KLRU. https://t.co/QHMJmGToih
Tonight at 7 p.m. on #PoldarkPBS: Morwenna gives birth and plunges into despair, George triumphs as the ground collapses under his relationship with Elizabeth, and Ross and Demelza bare their souls.
Today at 5 p.m. on Nature's Perfect Partners: A look at partnerships forged by unrelated species. For instance, lions + lizards: the big cats enjoy uninterrupted naps thanks to the reptiles, which feast on flies and, in return, lions generally don't snack on the lizards.
Blacksmith Ric Furrer and master armorer Jeff Wasson recreate parts of an elite armor originally manufactured in the Royal Workshop founded by King Henry VIII, next at 4 p.m. on NOVA. #KLRU
A production "Cendrillon," Massenet's operatic take on the classic fairy tale "Cinderella." Joyce DiDonato stars as the titular heroine with Alice Coote as Prince Charming, Kathleen Kim as the Fairy Godmother and Stephanie Blythe as Madame de la Haltière. Next at 1:30 p.m.
Samantha visits Brooklyn and meets a "jerk" at a local soda fountain. She also visits the Brooklyn Navy Yard, samples whiskey at NYC's oldest distillery, and tastes unique foods at the largest weekly open-air food market in the U.S. Samantha Brown's Places to Love is next @ 11am.
Discover dinosaur footprints in the Paluxy River bed and venture into a world of giraffes and rhinos as #TheDaytripper visits Glen Rose, TX this morning at 10:30 a.m. on #KLRU.
Teachers! Have you visited PBS LearningMedia from @PBSTeachers yet? Free, standards-aligned resources for all of your lessons this school year! pbslearningmedia.org
The Ferrari 812 Superfast and Jaguar E-Pace are featured this morning on MotorWeek at 9:30 a.m. #KLRU
Today at 9 a.m. on #CentralTexasGardener: Get tips for healthy soil. Also, see how ethnic tastes prompted a career change to urban farmer.
A tour of the Westminster section of London features the House of Commons; House of Lords; and Westminster Abbey, including the coronation site of every English monarch since 1066. Next at 11:30 p.m. on #KLRU.
Tonight at 9:50 p.m. on Midsomer Murders: The grandfather of a feuding family is found murdered, and suspicion falls on their enemy clan, with whom they've been at odds since World War I. #KLRU
Father Brown struggles to protect those closest to him when an old foe is unexpectedly released from prison. Tonight at 9 p.m. on #KLRU.
Robert and Thomas leave on an unexpected trip; Mary and Blake bond over pigs; and Green returns to Downton with Gillingham. Next on Downton Abbey at 8 p.m. #KLRU
Jazz keyboardist-composer Herbie Hancock performs tonight on @acltv at 7 p.m. on #KLRU.
Moveable Feast With Fine Cooking features the Mexican city of Merrida and its unique blend of European and indigenous Mayan flavors, next at 6 p.m. on #KLRU.
Next at 5:30 p.m. on Steven Raichlen's Project Fire: Honey and coriander smoke-roasted duck, So-Cal paella, and pork loin Reuben.
On Sara's Weeknight Meals at 5 pm: Discover Chianti wines from the Tuscany vineyard and homemade chianti red pasta, filled with local goat cheese and spring asparagus. #KLRU
Today on Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television at 4:30 p.m. discover the classic flavors and ingredients of Taiwanese cooking from Chuang Pao-hua of the Chung-hua Culinary Teaching Center, how to make Taiwanese beef noodle soup and more!
Coming up next at 4 p.m. on #CentralTexasGardener: Tips for healthy soil. Also, how ethnic tastes prompted a career change to urban farmer.
On America's Test Kitchen at 3:30pm: Bridget and Julia make tagliatelle with bolognese sauce. Jack Bishop challenges Bridget to a tasting of crushed tomatoes, Dan Souza explains why you cannot overcook mushrooms, and then Becky Hays makes the ultimate meatless "meat" sauce. #KLRU
Coming up on Cook's Country at 3 pm: Sausage and peppers, whole wheat sandwich bread, disposable plates, and the best ballpark pretzels.
Learn how to make risotto with mushrooms, parsley, cheese and butter, plus a ziti with pork rib guazzetto on Lidia's Kitchen at 2:30 p.m. #KLRU
Learn to make this magical dough that's the foundation for three spectacular filled desserts: pâte à choux swans swimming in a pond of chocolate, custardy coconut eclairs, and a towering pink croquembouche. Next on Martha Bakes at 2 p.m.!
 
 
 
 
 
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