Bring out your era-inspired rags for a “Downton Club: Roaring 20s” cocktail event beginning at 6pm on Dec. 10, as KCPT and the National World War I Museum and Memorial host this not-so-secret speakeasy and special screening of the Season 6 premiere of Downton Abbey. The cocktail party will offer refreshments, music, and fine-frocked fun leading to the 7:30pm screening in ...Continue Reading
PBS NewsHour takes an in-depth look at the situation in Paris, including reports and reactions on the ground. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. Read more: Everything we know about the multiple attacks in Paris More from PBS:
FRONTLINE investigates the miscalculations and mistakes behind the brutal rise of ISIS. Correspondent Martin Smith, who made “Truth, War & Consequences,” “Beyond Baghdad,” “Private Warriors” and “Gangs of Iraq,” reports from Iraq on how the country began coming undone after the American withdrawal and what it means for the U.S. to be fighting there again.
The main city hospital in Independence, KS shuts its doors in October and the failure of the state to expand Medicaid is cited as a primary reason. In 2014, Missouri lost $2 billion in federal Medicaid funds that could have supported working families. The failure to expand Medicaid has cost Kansas more than $750 million ...Continue Reading
The place we know as Kansas used to be covered by a sprawling inland sea. Millions of years ago, countless oysters lived and died there. And it was these oysters that helped shape perhaps the most dramatic feature of the Kansas landscape today. How did massive volcanic eruptions, inland seas, and land bridges pave the ...Continue Reading
The holiday season is fast approaching and along with it, KC Ballet’s reimagined holiday classic. KCPT continues to look behind the scenes with three new videos. As Costume Designer Holly Hynes shares some thoughts on how she got into the business, and what she likes best about it. Ravenswood Studio, Inc. in suburban Chicago is ...Continue Reading