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Dark Angel

Masterpiece

Dark Angel

Joanne Froggatt stars as the notorious Victorian poisoner Mary Ann Cotton, Britain's first female serial killer.

Call the Midwife Season Finale

Call the Midwife Season Finale

An unexpected turn of events leads to a wedding being hastily arranged; Shelagh finally goes into labor; and the arrival of the pill leads to unforeseen consequences.

Covington’s Devou Park, the Big South Fork, and More!

Kentucky Life

Covington’s Devou Park, the Big South Fork, and More!

It's all about communities in this episode! Devou Park is a green space at the very heart of Covington; the famous racehorse Lexington is the reason Central Kentucky is the thoroughbred breeding capital of the United States and arguably the world; Doug explores Stearns in the heart of the Big South Fork; and our state's 225th anniversary continues at Old Fort Harrod.

Burgers in the Bluegrass

The Local Traveler

Burgers in the Bluegrass

´╗┐Burgers abound in this episode, including Bluegrass Burgers, Game, Napa Prime, The Thirsty Heifer, Boone Tavern, Kentucky Fudge Company, Dovie's, Herb n Thelma's Tavern, Bard's Burgers & Chili, Mammy's Kitchen, Heirloom Restaurant, Cliffside Diner, Parkette Drive In, The Gastro Gnomes Food Truck and Mobile Catering, and Bad Wolf Burgers.

News of the Week: May 19, 2017

Comment on Kentucky

News of the Week: May 19, 2017

Journalists from around the state discuss news of the week with host Bill Bryant. Scheduled guests: Lisa Gillespie from WFPL in Louisville; Tom Loftus from the Louisville Courier-Journal; and Kevin Wheatley from Spectrum News.

Cokie Roberts on Current Politics and a Storied Career

Connections with Renee Shaw

Cokie Roberts on Current Politics and a Storied Career

Renee's guest is NPR and ABC political commentator Cokie Roberts, whose more than 40-year career in broadcasting has earned her countless awards, including induction into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame. She's also an author of a growing list of books highlighting the contributions of women behind the men in power. Roberts discusses her storied career, the state of civic engagement, the conversation about real and fake news, inspiring women to pursue journalism, and more.

Three Months Until the Big One

Star Gazers

Three Months Until the Big One

Here's what you need to know to get ready for the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. It will be the first total solar eclipse in the mainland United States since 1979.

Food on the Brain

Food--Delicious Science

Food on the Brain

Discover how the chemistry in our food affects our brains and creates our deepest cravings. This is delicious science.

Children in Wait: Foster Care & Adoption in Kentucky

Children in Wait: Foster Care & Adoption in Kentucky

Gov. Matt Bevin and first lady Glenna Bevin share their personal experience of adoption as well as their vision for improving Kentucky's adoption and foster care system. Parent Robin Leigh details her personal journey as a foster care provider and eventual adoptive parent. Adria Johnson, commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Community Based Services, addresses factors that complicate the adoption process, and legislative leaders discuss reform.