On Friday, July 15 at 8pm, KCPT will present AMERICA IN BLACK & BLUE, A PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND SPECIAL, addressing the early July incidents in Baton Rouge, Falcon Heights, Minnesota, and Dallas, and the interaction between police interaction between police and communities of color. AMERICA IN BLACK & BLUE will be hosted by journalist Alison Stewart, with ...Continue Reading
In the wake of the unthinkable tragedy in Orlando, Melissa Etheridge found herself processing her pain with a guitar and pen in hand. And out of darkness, she brought a beautiful song entitled “Pulse” into the world. But “Pulse” isn’t just a song, it’s a message of love, an anthem of understanding and a call ...Continue Reading
The cast and creators explore the influential era of Endeavour Morse. Don’t miss the finale, this Sunday at 8pm on KCPT or online for a limited time. Go behind the scenes, watch full episodes and preview what’s to come this summer and fall at the Masterpiece web site.
PBS NewsHour Weekend VIDEO
Dallas residents try to move past the mass shooting attack on the city’s police force this week. Later, a breakdown of why U.S. presidential conventions rules matter so much. And, see how a British town that voted to leave the European Union may pay a high price after the Brexit referendum. Lisa Desjardins anchors from ...Continue Reading
The documentary The White House: Inside Story takes viewers on an intimate behind-the-scenes historical tour told through the first-person stories of First Family members, former employees, historians, members of the press and a rare informal interview with President Obama inside the Oval Office. Through current-day filming combined with stock footage and still photos of past presidents, their families and staff, viewers will ...Continue Reading
Schools may be out but the new Kansas City, Missouri School Superintendent has just arrived and he’s on the job. Dr. Mark Bedell hasn’t even unpacked from his Baltimore move and he’s already made a big announcement: free pre-K for district kids. He joins us on KCWIR. NEWSMAKER GUEST: Dr. Mark Bedell New KCPS Superintendent Plus ...Continue Reading