KQED Public Radio Highlights
Today at 1:00pm
Real-life people try to pin down, and make peace with, mysterious figures that haunt them, prod them and fade out of existence.
Living on Earth
Today at 4:00pm
Several fiery crude oil train accidents and a deadly Amtrak passenger train derailment have sparked demands for national railway upgrades and regulations.
A Prairie Home Companion
Today at 6:00pm
The show rolls into Detroit, Michigan, for a broadcast from a grand old picture palace, the Fox Theatre. The National Arab Orchestra Takht Ensemble joins the show, directed by Michael Ibrahim and featuring singers Usama Baalbaki and Ghada Derbas.
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