It’s estimated that half of all Americans take a health supplement every day, from fish oil to multivitamins to diet pills.
The booming 30-billion-dollar-plus vitamins and supplements industry says these products can make consumers healthier — but a new FRONTLINE investigation with The New York Times and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation raises troubling questions.
Based on real events, the new six-part original PBS series, Mercy Street, takes viewers beyond the battlefield and into the lives of Americans on the Civil War home front as they face the unprecedented challenges of one of the most turbulent times in our nation’s history.
President Barack Obama delivers his seventh and final State of the Union Address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, January 12. KUED airs the address at 7:00 p.m. that evening. The annual presidential update, which is required by the Constitution, covers a broad range of domestic issues and those abroad. Obama's final address takes place just before early primaries get underway in the campaign to succeed him.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is one of the most polarizing political leaders on the world stage. His hardline politics on Iran and Israeli-Palestinian affairs have won him both intense support and bitter criticism at home and abroad — all the more so after his dramatic attempt in March to derail President Barack Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran in front of the U.S. Congress.
Just in time to usher in the new year in style, everyone’s favorite detective returns to KUED. Sherlock on Masterpiece: The Abominable Bride, a 90-minute special, premieres Friday, January 1 at 8:00 p.m. and streams online at 7:00 p.m. at pbs.org/masterpiece.
The special will encore on Sunday, January 10 at 9:00 p.m. as well as Saturday, January 16 at 9:00 p.m.
The top-rated PBS drama of all time approaches its climactic chapter as Downton Abbey enters its sixth and final season on MASTERPIECE, bringing closure to a remarkable series. Where will fate, passion, ambition, and duty lead television’s most beloved characters? Find out at KUED’s special New Years Eve Downton Abbey Gala, a night of drinks, jazz, and Downton-worthy dining, culminating in an exclusive premiere of the first episode of the Final Season.