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11:46 pm 
Doctor Who: Confidential  "Open All Hours"  NULL

12:00 am 
Nature  "Magic of the Snowy Owl"  Harry Potter's faithful companion, Hedwig, is one of the "Snowies," known for their magical beauty, intelligence and charm. Filmmakers head deep into the owl's tundra home on the North Slope of Alaska to observe the daily struggles involved in raising a family of helpless owlets until they are able to fly. These Arctic owls exhibit a range of skills greater than those required of magical messengers.G

1:00 am 
Frontline  "Climate of Doubt"  In 2008, climate change was hot. Politicians in both major parties, pressed by an anxious public, seemed poised to act. Today public opinion has cooled and politicians ignore the issue or proclaim their skepticism of scientific evidence that human activity is imperiling the planet. FRONTLINE correspondent John Hockenberry of PRI's "The Takeaway" goes inside organizations that have fought the scientific establishment, environmental groups and lawmakers to shift the direction of debate on climate issues and redefine the politics of global warming.G

2:00 am 
MI-5  "I Spy Apocalypse"  The alarm goes off for a test of an emergency response system to germ warfare in Central London. But as team members see their boss get sick and see victims die through the only link to the outside, they fear they may be facing the real thing.G

3:00 am 
Call The Midwife  "(S1 E4)"  A baby girl, recently delivered by Jenny, is snatched from her baby carriage, causing anguish to her family and uniting the community as they search for the missing child. Meanwhile, Cynthia witnesses another type of loss as she assists in the case of soon-to-be parents David and Margaret. Part 4 of 6G

4:00 am 
Broadway: The American Musical  "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin' (1930-1942)"  Creative growth rises from the Depression: Cole Porter offers glamour; Rogers and Hart star Gene Kelly in Pal Joey; and George Gershwin creates an American opera, Porgy and Bess Part 3 of 6G

5:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Kindness"  NULL

5:30 am 
Curious George  "The Fully Automatic Fun Hat/Creatures of the Night"  George wants to have a hat as fun as the Man with the Yellow Hat's yellow hat. George thought it was odd that all the food was gone from the bird feeder in a single night.G

6:00 am 
Wild Kratts  "A Bat in the Brownies"  When a little brown bat crashlands into a plate of Jimmy Z's famous brownies, Martin and Chris out set out to convince Aviva, Jimmy Z and Koki that bats are nothing to be afraid of. With bat activated Creature Power Suits, the bros follow join their new friend on a nocturnal fly about, and the entire crew must come to the rescue when the bat colony's roost is destroyed by a lightning bolt. In the end the Wild Kratts crew "goes batty," as they gain a new appreciation for bat ecology, predators and insects and echolocation, and learn to love bats. D

6:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo  "Finding Time/Smaller Than A Peep"  Quack thinks he's turning into a duck-fish. Peep discovers a magnifying glass, which leads to more discoveries. Pocoyo: Hush - Pocoyo and his gang want to make friends with a butterfly but every time they say hello, it flies away. D

7:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Aye Aye!/Trick Or Treat"  Aye Aye! - Nick and Sally are making Halloween masks, but they want to make them really scary. Cat takes them to meet Aiya, the Aye Aye, in the forest of Spookywoowoo. Aiya shows them, that even though he may look scary - his big ears, huge eyes and long fingers help him to find food. D

7:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina's Trick-Or-Treat Feat/Angelina and the Laughing Poet"  Angelina's Trick-or-Treat Feat - The mouselings' Halloween costumes don't arrive in time for Trick or Treat. What will Angelina and her friends do? How can they Trick or Treat without costumes? When they decide to use creative ways to express their characters through dance, they realize they didn't need costumes after all! Angelina and the Laughing Poet - Ms. Mimi teaches the students about poetry. She wants them to use dance to convey emotions in a poem. D

8:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "The Big Dino Dig Special (Pt. 1)"  Lofty and the Diggers Three - Lofty is jealous of the camaraderie between the three diggers, Scoop, Muck and Scratch. When he overhears them talking about 'The Diggers Three', he is eager to join their club. Bob announces the team is to build a park full of rides and games for children. D

8:30 am 
Franny's Feet  "Puppet Pals/Sweet Mystery"  A) Franny travels to India, where she meets two squabbling sisters, who are preparing a shadow puppet show for their mother's birthday. Franny helps them learn to collaborate, and together they put on a wonderful show. In Franny's Treasures, Franny and the viewers help Bobby position himself in relation to the light source so he can make shadows. D

9:00 am 
Wishbone  "A Tail In Twain (Pt. 2)"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Joe, Samantha and David are looking for adventure, and find it when they spy a strange man digging around the "No Name Grave. D

9:30 am 
Dialogue  "Naomi Shihab Nye: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  The Palestinian-American poet, essayist, novelist and teacher talks with host Marcia Franklin. In her writing, she is inspired by her experiences as an Arab-American, as well as the richness and diversity of people and places she has encountered in the U.S. and abroad.G

10:00 am 
BBC Newsnight   NULL

10:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "International Investing Opportunities"  Guests: Andrew Foster, Founder, Seafarer Capital Partners; David Nadel, Portfolio Manager, The Royce Funds. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack focuses on international investing with David Nadel, portfolio manager and director of international research at the Royce Funds, and Andrew Foster, founder of Seafarer Capital Partners. Discover how these global investors are finding the best value, growth and income overseas by investing in emerging markets and smaller company stocks. D

11:00 am 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Women? the coveted voting bloc: From waitress moms to the debates about womens health and incendiary comments like GOP Senate Candidate Richard Mourdock's saying pregnancy was something that "God intended" even if produced by rape? we head into the last days before the Presidential election. European Parliament decries "men only" policy: Members of the European Parliament rejected a male candidate for a position at the European Central Bank because he was a man. Is this gender discrimination? Kathleen Turner on Her New Role: Interview with the actress as she dabbles in art and politics in her new play, "Red Hot Patriot. D

11:30 am 
McLaughlin Group  "Homestretch Face-Off (The Third Debate)"  Pat Buchanan, Author & Columnist; Tim Carney, The Washington Examiner; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report. D

12:00 pm 
Closer to Truth  "Solutions to the Mind-Body Problem?"  Are human beings purely physical? Evolved at random and destined to die, extinguished forever? Or are we something more? A spirit or a soul, with existence beyond? What's the relationship between our brains and our consciousness, between the stuff in our skulls and the essence in our minds?. D

12:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Quilts from the House of Tula Pink, Part 2"  Make, use, and love artistic quilts and projects created with large prints and tubular strips. Designer Tula Pink works with Nancy to turn chaos into beauty for the Stacks quilt-stacking pinwheels, blocks, and continuous tube strips. They use squares and rectangles as a base to feature a Shattered Glass design, plus they give you confidence to work with framed large-scale prints, as in the Grand Salon quilt. D

1:00 pm 
Quilting Arts  "Quilts at Play"  Quilting is all about having fun-don't take yourself or your quilting too seriously. We begin with Heather Jones as she stretches her improvisational piecing skills with an easy wall hanging. Then, Deborah Boschert is back to create a sheer silhouette over a dramatic fabric background with free-motion stitching and clever layering of materials. D

1:30 pm 
Hometime  "Timber Shed Roof Framing"  The crew pre-builds timber frame style roof trusses inside and re-assembles them on site as shed construction continues. D

2:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Modular Bookcase"  Join the editors of Woodsmith as they pack a lot of woodworking into this beautiful bookcase. You'll learn the custom design tricks along the way. D

2:30 pm 
This Old House  "Cambridge Project, Part 4 of 15"  The crew starts the ceiling work on the first floor, host Kevin O'Connor learns more about Swedish Style, and general contractor Tom Silva lets some light into the master suite with the help of a new skylight. D

3:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Laying Sod in the Backyard/Installing A Wireless Thermostat"  Landscape contractor Roger Cook helps a homeowner lay sod in his backyard. Then, Roger, along with host Kevin O'Connor, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, and general contractor Tom Silva, asks, "What is it?" Afterward, Tom shares a tip about finding measurements without doing math. And Richard installs a wireless thermostat to control a heating system. D

3:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Garden Coaching (Atlanta, Ga)"  Just as athletes have trainers, we too can have personal garden coaches to help us achieve the landscape of our dreams. In this episode, we tag along with a coach to learn how they can guide, teach and empower us to be better gardeners on any skill level. D

4:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "What Did The Debates Tell Us?"  Four debates have come and gone, and in the aftermath of the pomp, points, and politics, what have we learned? And how has democracy been served? On this week's Moyers & Company (check local listings), two of the country's most astute political media observers -- Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Marty Kaplan -- join Bill to weigh in on the rhetoric and realities of two campaigns now in the home stretch, looking to make their cases by any means affordable. Jamieson is director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania and the driving force behind the acclaimed online watchdog D

5:00 pm 
William and Mary   Rick tries to find the right opportunity to tell Mary about his relationship with Molly. William's mother dies and he is shocked to discover the extent of her wealth. And Mary's ex-partner unexpectedly turns up on her doorstep.G

6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Iceman Murder Mystery"  He's been dead for more than 5,000 years. He's been poked, prodded and probed by scientists for the last 20. And yet today, Otzi the Iceman, the famous mummified corpse pulled from a glacier in the Italian Alps nearly two decades ago, continues to keep many secrets.G

7:00 pm 
Idaho Debates 2012  "2nd Congressional District Candidates"  The candidates for the office of U.S. Representative from Idaho's second district meet to debate the issues.G

8:00 pm 
Call The Midwife  "(S1 E5)"  When Nonnatus House cleaner Peggy's brother Frank is diagnosed with cancer, Jenny and the nuns are called upon to care for him. Jenny comes to know the siblings better, learning of their upbringing in a workhouse. Other residents become involved in helping Fred with his latest money-making venture - a pig named Evie. Part 5 of 6G

9:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2 - All The Things You Are"  Harry, desiring to impress Beryl, and Johnny enter the world of boxing and, as their big fight draws closer, the boys are determined to reign victorious. Upstairs, as Lady Agnes and Sir Hallam drift further apart, she is reacquainted with someone who shows her an exciting world away from 165 Eaton Place. Meanwhile Sir Hallam makes a dangerous decision that will change his life. Part 4 of 6G

10:00 pm 
New Tricks  "Diamond Geezers"  The murder of a police informant reawakens old wounds and threatens reputations of the members of UCOS. Standing in an effort to prove himself, compromises his own safety.G

11:00 pm 
Fake Or Fortune?  "Spoils of War"  The finale focuses on a possible Rembrandt painting that's being sold by a South African auction house. The terms of the sale trigger an investigation into whether the painting may have been stolen by the Nazis during World War II.G

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