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Father Brown is coming up at 8pm with The Hangman's Demise. #klru
Today on @acltv at 7pm: Enjoy intimate performances from singer/songwriters Ryan Adams and Shakey Graves. Adams performs a special acoustic set of hits and deep cuts. Graves showcases his latest effort, And the War Came.
On the Great British Baking Show at 5:30pm: Mary and Paul share favorite recipes for Christmas classics like stollen, mincemeat streusel and a gingerbread house, and some lesser-known bakes. #klru
Join Lidia Bastianich to celebrate our homegrown heroes-veterans who now cultivate the land they fought to defend. Homegrown Heroes is coming up at 4:30pm.
See what the buzz is all about home beekeeping and how to get started. #CentralTexasGardener is coming up at 4pm.
America's Test Kitchen is coming up at 3:30pm with the ultimate Portuguese-style beef stew the secrets to making the best quinoa and vegetable stew. #klru
Test cook Ashley Moore shows Bridget Lancaster how to make the ultimate sausage ragu. Tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Bridget to a tasting of fettuccine. Tune in for that and more on Cook's Country at 3pm. #klru
On Lidia's Kitchen at 2:30pm: When a holiday or special occasion goes around, it's time to go above and beyond with an extra special feast. Today, Lidia shares some of her best recipes to do just that. #klru
Imagine a better-for-you bake sale chockfull of alluring treats. On today's Martha Bakes, four recipes packed with wholesome ingredients that will satisfy parents and kids alike. Next at 2pm.
Coming up at 1:30pm on Simply Ming: Ming is joined this week by Top Chef alum Tiffani Faison, owner of Boston's Tiger Mama and Sweet Cheeks, for two different approaches to a classic - chicken. #klru
Pati's Mexican Table is coming up at 1pm on #klru.
Chef Roberto Solis shows Rick how to make three of his restaurant's favorite dishes: cebollas negras, poc chuc de pulpo and deeply satisfying crispy, seared pork belly with grilled pineapple and tomatillo. On Mexico One Plate at a Time coming up at 12:30pm. #klru
At noon on #CentralTexasGardener: See what the buzz is all about home beekeeping and how to get started. #klru
On Rick Steves' Europe at 11:30am: In the Italian countryside, Rick connects with rustic, traditional culture. He ends in Assisi - the hometown of St. Francis.
The apprentices learn the basics of framing a deck, while around the corner the chimney is demo-ed. The homeowners work with their interior designer to create a custom pattern for the tile floor. The flue for the wood-burning stove is installed. @ThisOldHouse is coming up at 11am
Today at 10:30am on @AskTOH: Richard replaces a small radiator with one that's the correct size; Roger demonstrates the importance of sunscreen on the jobsite; in Milwaukee, mason Mark McCullough makes his first house call to teach a homeowner how to repoint brick. #klru
All the #BakingShowPBS inspo you need to win your holiday feasting festivities. (From @Rewire_dot_org)
Chet heads to the "Pecan Capital of the World" where he learns about the 1000 or so different varieties of this nut. Visit San Saba, TX today on #TheDaytripper at 10am. #klru
Tune in tonight at 11pm for Amanpour on PBS.
Jordan Smith 'tis The Season is coming up at 9pm on #klru.
Get ready for the @PBS holiday special: Christmas with the Mormon tabernacle Choir," premiering TONIGHT at 8pm on KLRU.
Today @DecibelAtx visited Westwood High School (@WWarriorNation) as part of @reportinglabs to talk to student journalists!
California wildfires prompt tougher rules for utilities, via @NewsHour.
RT @TheKrattBros: Snowy owls are amazing creatures! They are the only owls to have fully feathered feet. They can travel at speeds of about…
AP fact check: Do Trump’s numbers on regulation add up?
Monday, Dec 18 on #IndieLensPBS: A truly upLIFTing story. Cheer on #powerlifter Naomi Kutin in @supergirldoc
Ultrasonic levitation, IN YOUR HOME! Learn how an acoustic levitator works and how to make one. Watch this video from @PBSDS:
San Antonio is a festival town and Christmas is a most festive time of year. Tonight at 11:30pm on Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope "A San Antonio Christmas." #klru
Amanpour on PBS is coming up at 11:03pm on #klru.
The Art of Architecture: Houston takes viewers on a journey through the extraordinary history, art and architecture of the stunning skyline—one of the top 10 tallest in the world. Coming up next at 10:36pm.
The late mistress of Manderley, Rebecca, casts her irresistible spell from beyond the grave in this adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's haunting novel. Coming up at 9pm on #klru.
Chet heads to the "Pecan Capital of the World" where he learns about the 1000 or so different varieties. He drives across a historic suspension bridge, stands below the famed "Wedding Oak," and shops at a western store that's 5 buildings wide. Tonight on #TheDaytripper at 8:30pm.
Uptown Houston is often called Houston's "second downtown." But not long ago this stylish neighborhood was home to dusty farms and vegetable stands. "Post Oak Boulevard: A Texas Legacy" examines the transformation of Houston's most glamorous address, tonight at 7:30pm. #klru
3 ways the Disney-Fox megamerger could affect you, via @NewsHour.
#10 takes you on a journey across oceans… and onto our plates. WATCH 👉
is counting down its 10 most-streamed docs of 2017, and #9 presents an inside look at how Donald Trump broke all the rules and won the presidency.
Now through December 22, @frontlinepbs is counting down its 10 most-streamed docs of the year. The best part? You can still watch them all:
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Join us on 12/16 for a screening of Arts In Context's Oh Snap, My Alien Children Are Trying to Kill Me documentary. Interdisciplinary Theater Artist Zell Miller will be in attendance at this free event.
RT @NewsHour: NEWS: The @FCC has voted to undo rules on who controls and polices the flow of content on the web. The so-called #NetNeutral…
Explore the songs from this year's @MormonTabChoir Christmas special:
As net neutrality vote nears, some brace for a long fight, via @NewsHour.
Coming up at midnight is Third Rail with OZY. #klru
Amanpour on PBS is coming up at 11pm on #KLRU.
Up-and-coming country singers Margo Price and Hayes Carll perform on @acltv tonight at 10pm.
In light of this news, we are replacing the midnight slot with Third Rail with Ozy. Will keep you updated on our schedule changes.…
Explore the basic principles of flight to see how animals become airborne in the first place. Supernature - Wild Flyers is coming up at 9pm. #klru
RT @HelenLThorpe: Loved talking with @evanasmith of @klru about latest book, #TheNewcomers, a true story of refugees resettling in US. Fa…
During WWI, the Allies devised a devastating plan, planting 600 tons of explosives in secret tunnels driven under German trenches. Join NOVA tonight at 8pm to uncover traces of the operation and learn why it failed to break the lethal deadlock of trench warfare. #klru
Ironically, every dead elephant with its ivory intact is a reason to celebrate. It means an elephant died of natural causes, not bullets, snares or poison, and a soul was allowed to be celebrated and mourned by its herd. Soul Of The Elephant airs tonight at 7pm. #klru
Plants lack a central nervous system, and yet general anesthetic drugs can still knock them out, via @novapbs.
How Doug Jones won Alabama, via @NewsHour.
Thanks so much to everyone who joined us Monday night for ATX Together: Decoding CodeNEXT. Continue the conversation by joining our ATX Together Facebook group →
Teach students why #Hanukkah is considered a great American holiday that anyone can find meaning in with @PBSLrnMedia's "All About the Holidays!"
Join Stephen Hawking as he challenges three ordinary people to find out what we really are. Self-assembling machines, light-up bacteria and the world’s first physical demonstration of evolution in action conspire to revolutionize their view of life. Tonight at 10pm.
FRONTLINE tells the story of how Russian President Vladimir Putin came to see the United States as an enemy — and why he decided to target an American election. Watch Part One, tonight at 9pm on #KLRU.
Finding Your Roots continues at 8pm with author Ta-Nehisi Coates, filmmaker Ava DuVernay, and author and activist Janet Mock see their basic assumptions about their families challenged, placing their ancestors - of all colors - into the greater context of black history.
Tonight at 7pm on Finding Your Roots: Three guests of disparate Southern backgrounds, DJ and producer Questlove, talk show host Dr. Phil and journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault, find astonishing tales of bondage in their family histories.
‘Tis the season to get your year-end giving in order. One fantastic way to DOUBLE your impact for #YourKLRU is to contribute via your company’s matching gift program. There are hundreds of employers who will match your 2017 gifts to KLRU. Visit
‘Tis the season to get your year-end giving in order. One fantastic way to DOUBLE your impact for #YourKLRU is to contribute via your company’s matching gift program. There are hundreds of employers who will match your 2017 gifts to KLRU. Visit
‘Tis the season to get your year-end giving in order. One fantastic way to DOUBLE your impact for #YourKLRU is to contribute via your company’s matching gift program. There are hundreds of employers who will match your 2017 gifts to KLRU. Visit
Take some incredible pieces of Austin music history home with you at our annual Holiday Sale on Dec. 12! Shop exclusive ACL items and bid in a silent auction, TODAY starting at 5:30pm.
Facial recognition is creeping more and more into our daily lives. Where else can we find it? New video from #AboveTheNoise & @KQEDEdspace
Coming up at 11pm is the first episode of Amanpour on PBS. #klru
Council Member @kathietovo: "We're not going to be able to build ourselves out of an affordability crisis...I hope we can build a code that will not incentivize demolition." #CodeNEXT #ATXTogether
Council Member Delia Garza: "Many of the families that need the most help from the government are those that can't show up...[the public discussions] are inequitable. There are families that want to be here tonight but can't afford to." #ATXTogether #CodeNEXT
Alter: "What's disconcerting and where there's fear in the community is not having questions answered...if we don't have the people in the community who are experts or ourselves getting our questions answered we are not going to know what we're voting on." #ATXTogether #CodeNEXT
Council Member, Alison Alter on citizen input: "One of the things that I found in talking to the community is admitting that this is difficult and complicated to understand. It's 1,300 pages." #ATXTogether #CodeNEXT
Robert Foster, from District 9: Believes there was a lack of accessibility (i.e. lack of interpreters, etc.) at the first meetings about #CodeNEXT and that outreach has been very one sided. #ATXTogether
Pinaki Ghosh: "Most people do not acknowledge that the building laws are different [between West and East Austin]. I do believe we have to create some sort of equity. #ATXTogether #CodeNEXT
Jeff Jack, president of the Austin Neighborhood Council on #CodeNEXT concerns: "We're seeing a lot of displacement and...we don't see anything in the new code that is going to roll displacement back." #ATXTogether
Council member @GregCasar: Number one concern I's that the rent is increasing so rapidly and we have to do everything we can as a city council to address it. #ATXTogether #CodeNEXT
Luke Metzger, Dir. of Environmental Texas: "Unfortunately our current land development code is causing the sprawl...we should not continue to sprawl but spread development inward." #ATXTogether #CodeNEXT
Join the conversation using the hashtag #ATXTogether
LIVE NOW: Tune in to our #ATXTogether: Decoding CodeNEXT.… #atx #CodeNEXT #atxnews
Our #ATXTogether: Decoding CodeNEXT forum is starting shortly. Make sure to tune in to the livestream →…
Zinke, House GOP escalate monuments feud with Patagonia, @NewsHour.
I feel comfortable talking with my council member #ATX
RT @reportinglabs: How do teens break thru the noise of #misinfo? @PflugervilleHS students explore this. @klru http…
Join us for our annual Holiday Sale on Dec. 12! Get there at 5:30 to shop exclusive ACL items, enjoy free drinks from Shiner and Texas Coffee Traders, and hear live music from Cecilia and the Broken Hearts.
Enjoy free Shiner and coffee from Texas Coffee Traders at KLRU's annual Holiday Sale on Dec. 12! Seize the opportunity to purchase limited edition ACL posters and t-shirts from 5:30-8pm.
I’ve lived in Austin... #ATX #CodeNEXT
Al Franken, Trent Franks join long list of lawmakers ousted by scandal, via @NewsHour.
In Jane Austen's gentle parody of gothic fiction, Felicity Jones plays romance addict Catherine Morland. At a medieval country house that fuels her lurid fantasies, she forms a friendship with Henry Tilney, but their budding romance is cut short. Northanger Abbey is next at 9pm.
After a night backpacking to the South Rim, Chet wakes up to head back to the basin. After summiting Emory Peak (the tallest point in the park), Chet and crew head to Terlingua, where they explore the town’s old mining culture, eat at an old theater, and more. Next at 8:30pm.
Chet heads to West Texas to explore one of the most beautiful and most remote national parks in the U.S. From desert hikes to balanced rocks to jaw-dropping mountain hikes with 100-mile views. Tonight on #TheDaytripper at 8pm.
The Highpointers with the Bargo Brothers is about two adventurous brothers from Texas who explore the U.S. by climbing the highest point in each state. Don't miss it! Tonight at 7:30pm on #klru.
Tonight on @overheardpbs at 7pm: sit down for a one-on-one with author Nicole Krauss. #klru
Can artificial intelligence tell the difference between labradoodles and fried chicken? ...probably. But they can also see things that... aren't there. NEW video from @Brain_Craft.
Sip Spiced Hot Chocolate By the Fire, via @PBSFood.
Former South Carolina officer gets 20-year sentence for fatal shooting of Walter Scott, via @NewsHour.
We cut 10 days from our winter drive! In exchange, #YourKLRU needs to raise $50K by Dec 31. Help us finish 2017 strong! Anyone who becomes a Sustainer or increases their Sustaining Membership by 12/31 gets a Fan Kit! You can also grab our new baseball tee!
Thanks to the @WWarriorNation Student Reporting Lab group who stopped by and visited us in the studio today!
Kick off the holiday season with KLRU at our annual Holiday Sale on Dec. 12! Get there between 5:30 and 8pm for free Shiner and music by DJ Santa Smooth and Cecilia and the Broken Hearts.
RT @LisaDNews: FRANKEN - WHAT HAPPENS NOW: - MN's Gov. appoints a temp senator. (Gov. Dayton = Dem.) - The state holds a special election…
#BREAKING: Senator Al Franken has just announced that he will be resigning in the coming weeks.…
RT @NewsHour: WATCH #Periscope: @SenFranken delivers statement from the Senate floor after several Democrats called for his resignation ami…
Join us and the Austin Asian American Film Festival TONIGHT for opening night where we're co-presenting the documentary film The Chinese Exclusion Act at 6:45 pm at AFS Cinema. Event is FREE but an RSVP is required: @AAAFF
For #PearlHarbor Remembrance Day, offers students a glimpse into what it was like to experience the first few moments of the attack, with veteran + historian perspectives. #HistoryLesson
Road to Austin is a legendary concert assembled by musical director, Stephen Bruton. The concert features Bobby Whitlock & CoCo Carmel performing "Layla," Bob Schneider singing "Flowerparts, and more. Tonight at 11pm.
Join us for #ATXTogether: Decoding CodeNEXT, on Monday, Dec. 11 where we’ll talk about this and more. Event RSVP →… FB Livestream reminder →…
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