PBS Newshour Anchor, Presidential Debate Moderator Jim Lehrer Dead At 85Former PBS News anchor Jim Lehrer, who co-founded the groundbreaking news show the "MacNeil/Lehrer Report" in 1975 and went on to moderate more presidential debates than anyone in history, has died.
Christiane Amanpour Named As Charlie Rose's Official ReplacementChristiane Amanpour will officially replace Charlie Rose on PBS stations across the country.
PBS Journalist Gwen Ifill Dies Of CancerGwen Ifill, the veteran journalist and co-anchor of PBS' "NewsHour" with Judy Woodruff, died on Monday of cancer, the network said.
After Social Media 'Bashing', PBS Says It Should Have Told Viewers About Firework Reruns It turns out the bombs bursting in air over Washington for PBS' presentation of "A Capitol Fourth" were, at least in part, reruns.
HBO To Carry 'Sesame Street'; PBS To Continue Airing ShowThe Muppets, longtime residents of PBS, are getting a second home at HBO.
Money Expert, TV Personality Adam Smith Dies At 83"Adam Smith's Money World" was a multiple Emmy winner that aired on PBS stations from 1984-1996.
Billie Jean King Discusses Coming Out On PBS ShowBillie Jean King says she couldn't have revealed herself as being gay in the 1970s because it would have damaged the fledgling women's professional tennis tour.
'Reading Rainbow' Celebrates 30th Anniversary At The GrovePBS Friday will celebrate the 30th anniversary of “Reading Rainbow” at The Grove in Los Angeles.
'California's Gold' Host Huell Howser Dies At 67KCET icon Huell Howser has died at the age of 67, according to his assistant, Ryan Morris.
Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack AdThe Obama campaign’s thinking – or non-thinking – that America will be distracted by Big Bird when there are so many other really important issues involving real people is nothing more than an insult to every Americans’ intelligence.
PBS Releases Statement In Response To Gov. Romney's 'Big Bird' CommentPBS released a statement Thursday saying the company is “very disappointed” it became a target during Wednesday’s presidential debate when Gov. Mitt Romney said he would cut funding to the station.
Hackers Post Phony Tupac Story On PBS WebsitePBS officials say hackers have cracked the network's website. The hackers apparently posted a phony story claiming dead rapper Tupac Shakur was alive in New Zealand.
KCET Sells Production Studios To Church Of Scientology KCET, which severed its long-standing ties with PBS at the beginning of the year, announced Monday that it has sold its Sunset Boulevard production studios to the Church of Scientology.
Documentarian Ken Burns Will Tackle Vietnam FilmHaving already done the Civil War and World War II, Ken Burns is working on a documentary about the Vietnam War.