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October 24, 2013
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4:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Foodborne Illness"  E. Coli is one of several dangerous foodborne pathogens that can cause severe illness and even death. Learn from experts how to protect yourself from foodborne illness, which is often referred to as food poisoning. D

5:00 am 
Living Courageously: The Spirit of Women   This celebration of courage profiles three women whose lives are transformed by challenging circumstances - a mountain climber, a lawyer/self-esteem coach and a photographer working with at-risk teens. Actress Jane Seymour provides insights as their stories unfold.G

5:30 am 
Independent Lens  "The Waiting Room/Let Me Down Easy"  Highland Hospital, a vital part of the city of Oakland, California and the surrounding county, is stretched to the breaking point. It is the primary care facility for 250,000 patients of nearly every nationality, race, and religion, with 250 patients crowding its emergency room every day. This remarkably diverse population -- and the hospital staff charged with caring for them -- is battling its way through seismic shifts in the nation's healthcare system, while weathering the storm of a national recession. D

7:00 am 
Frontline  "Hunting The Nightmare Bacteria"  Reporter David Hoffman investigates the rise of untreatable infections and profiles several cases. He looks at an uncontrollable outbreak at a prestigious hospital, where 18 patients were mysteriously infected and six died despite frantic efforts to contain the killer bacteria.G

8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

9:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   Herb Alpert (musician). D

9:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Dr. Patrick McCarthy (Annie E. Casey Foundation)/Greg Kaufmann (The Nation). D

10:00 am 

10:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Foodborne Illness"  E. Coli is one of several dangerous foodborne pathogens that can cause severe illness and even death. Learn from experts how to protect yourself from foodborne illness, which is often referred to as food poisoning. D

11:00 am 
Living Courageously: The Spirit of Women   This celebration of courage profiles three women whose lives are transformed by challenging circumstances - a mountain climber, a lawyer/self-esteem coach and a photographer working with at-risk teens. Actress Jane Seymour provides insights as their stories unfold.G

11:30 am 
Independent Lens  "The Waiting Room/Let Me Down Easy"  Highland Hospital, a vital part of the city of Oakland, California and the surrounding county, is stretched to the breaking point. It is the primary care facility for 250,000 patients of nearly every nationality, race, and religion, with 250 patients crowding its emergency room every day. This remarkably diverse population -- and the hospital staff charged with caring for them -- is battling its way through seismic shifts in the nation's healthcare system, while weathering the storm of a national recession. D

1:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Home on the Range"  The real heyday of the American cowboy has come and gone; but in Idaho, the hard-scrabble hero of so many of our nation's legends can still be found, riding the range on the West's public lands. It seems there will always be a place for cowboys, wherever there are cattle to be rounded up and wild horses to be tamed, and wherever there are people who love the cowboy lifestyle. As cowboy poet Rudy Gonzales reminds us, "People want to be cowboys!"G

1:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Historian Nathaniel Philbrick"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the author about his book Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution. They also discuss his earlier book In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, which tells the true story behind Herman Melville's Moby-Dick.G

2:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

3:00 pm 

3:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

4:00 pm 
NOVA  "Making Stuff Wilder"  In this mini-series, New York Times' technology correspondent and best-selling author David Pogue takes a wild ride through the cutting-edge science that is powering a next wave of technological innovation. With his humor and zest for discovery, Pogue meets the scientists and engineers who are plunging to the bottom of the temperature scale, finding design inspiration in nature, and breaking every speed limit to make tomorrow's "stuff" colder, faster, wilder and safer. What happens when engineers open up nature's toolbox? David Pogue explores bold innovations inspired by the Earth's greatest inventor, life itself. D

5:00 pm 
Raw to Ready  "Bentley"  It's a century-old obsession to find the right raw materials to build a car that is fit for both king and race car driver - perfectly luxurious and perfectly fast. The Bentley Motor Company has built common raw ingredients into their signature Mulsanne, an engineering achievement made possible by aluminum, leather, iron, wood and pigment. D

6:00 pm 
Life On Fire  "Phoenix Temple"  Around the Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua, life has struggled for thousands of years to re-emerge from the ashes. Underground, vampire and other bat species have colonized the miles of tunnels created by hot flowing magma. In the crater, parakeets and vultures have made nests on cliffs exposed to toxic gases. D

7:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

8:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, who's really at fault for the botched rollout of the new health exchanges? Developers pointed fingers on Capitol Hill and tonight NBR will ask a former White House Health Care Advisor if he thinks the problems can be fixed. And, NBR will meet Wall Street's new sheriff, responsible for numerous new bank fines and find out how he's changing the way some big institutions do business. D

8:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

9:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

10:00 pm 
Raw to Ready  "Bentley"  It's a century-old obsession to find the right raw materials to build a car that is fit for both king and race car driver - perfectly luxurious and perfectly fast. The Bentley Motor Company has built common raw ingredients into their signature Mulsanne, an engineering achievement made possible by aluminum, leather, iron, wood and pigment. D

11:00 pm 
Life On Fire  "Phoenix Temple"  Around the Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua, life has struggled for thousands of years to re-emerge from the ashes. Underground, vampire and other bat species have colonized the miles of tunnels created by hot flowing magma. In the crater, parakeets and vultures have made nests on cliffs exposed to toxic gases. D

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October 24, 2013
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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