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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0022824668
File Number:
0000037158
Submit Date:
01/03/2018
Call Sign:
WJW
Facility ID:
73150
City:
CLEVELAND
State:
OH
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/03/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2017

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

WJW LICENSE, LLC

Doing Business As: WJW LICENSE, LLC

Brian Dick

5800 SOUTH MARGINAL ROAD

CLEVELAND, OH 44103

United States

+1 (312) 222-3894

brian.dick@fox8.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Brian Dick

VP Technology

WJW LICENSE, LLC

Brian Dick

5800 SOUTH MARGINAL ROAD

CLEVELAND, OH 44103

United States

+1 (216) 432-4284

brian.dick@fox8.com

Technical Representative

Jason Roberts

Senior Counsel

Tribune Media Company

Jason Roberts

435 North Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

+1 (312) 222-3894

jroberts@tribunemedia.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX
Nielsen DMA Cleveland-Akron (Canton)
Web Home Page Address www.fox8.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 3.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(22)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 22) Response
Program Title Wild World
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12:30-1p thru 8/19, Sat 9:30-10a starting 8/26 on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wild World is a weekly half-hour reality series showcasing all types of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. The program also informs teen viewers about the living environments and key facts about each wild animal. Episodes also include stories on zoo enrichment programs that help animals initiate natural behavior. Whether it be following the life cycles of rhinoceros or understanding the eating habits of grizzly bears, Wild World is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 22) Response
Program Title XPLORATION EARTH 2050
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 1:00 THEN SATURDAY 5:00PM ON 8.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 18
Number of Preemptions 5
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 5
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 5
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. PROGRAM EXPLORES WHAT THE EARTH MIGHT LOOK LIKE IN 2050; WHERE WILL ADVANCEMENTS IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATHEMATICS LEAD US? PROGRAM STRIVES TO ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS AND MORE WITH SCIENTISTS, INVENTORS, DOCTORS, SCIENCE FICTION WRITERS, AND CREATIVE THINKERS. YOUNG VIEWERS WILL BE TAKEN ON AN EDUCATIONAL ADVENTURE AS THE SHOW TACKLES FUTURE CHALLENGES IN EVERYTHING FROM TRANSPORTATION TO HEALTH CARE TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 12/09/2017 10:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode # 110
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 03:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode # 109
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 05:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-09
Episode # 114
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 10/15/2017 01:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-07
Episode # 105
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 10/28/2017 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-14
Episode # 106
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (3 of 22) Response
Program Title XPLORATION AWESOME PLANET
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 12:00PM ON 8.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 16
Number of Preemptions 3
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 3
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 3
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE HOST, PHILLIPE COUSTEAU, GRANDSON OF LEGENDARY JACQUES COUSTEAU, BRINGS BOUNDLESS ENERGY TO EVERY LOCATION PROGRAM VISITS; MAGNIFICENT MOUNTAINS TO VIOLENT VOLCANOES, PROGRAM TAKES AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE UNIQUE AND DISTINCT FEATURES ON PLANET EARTH. PROGRAM VISITS GIGANTIC GLACIERS TO BEHOLD THEIR BEAUTY AND ALSO DISCOVER WHY THEY FORMED AND HOW THEY SHAPED OUR LANDSCAPE. GEOLOGICAL EXPERTS SHARE THEIR WISDOM WITH PHILLIPE AS PROGRAM STRIVES TO UNDERSTAND PLACES ON, INSIDE, AND ABOVE THE EARTH.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Awesome Planet
List date and time rescheduled 12/09/2017 01:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode # 110
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Awesome Planet
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-09
Episode # 114
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Awesome Planet
List date and time rescheduled 12/23/2017 04:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode # 109
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (4 of 22) Response
Program Title Xploration Animal Science
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9:30AM on 8.3
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Produced specifically for the 13 to 16 demographic, this is an animal series with a uniquely scientific approach. While most animal shows look at the behavior of animals, Xploration Animal Science goes one step further to look at how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. This series uses animation, graphics, and scientific analysis from animal experts to give viewers more understanding than ever before of these amazing creatures. A series that all animal lovers will watch and learn from.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 22) Response
Program Title Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8:30A on 8.3
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. WILD WORLD AT THE SAN DIEGO ZOO serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content. The series provides an in depth look at the behavior and life cycles of various rare and exotic animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 22) Response
Program Title XPLORATION OUTER SPACE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 12:30PM, THEN SUNDAY 1:30PM ON 8.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 19
Number of Preemptions 6
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 6
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 6
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. HOSTED BY EMILY CALANDRELLI, PROGRAM TAKES YOUNG VIEWERS ON INCREDIBILE JOURNEYS THROUGH SPACE TO WONDER WHAT IT WOULD BE LIKE TO LIVE IN SPACE OR ON A DIFFERENT PLANET. WATCH THE HOST TRY TO PERFORM EVERYDAY RESPONSIBILITIES WHILE FLOATING IN ZERO GRAVITY OR LIVES LIKE AN ASTRONAUT IN A MARS-LIKE HABITAT. EPISODES WILL HIGHLIGHT SPACE ROBOTICS, COMMERCIAL SPACE TOURISM, ASTEROIDS, AND THE SEARCH FOR LIFE.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 04:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode # 109
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 12/09/2017 12:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode # 110
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 10/15/2017 02:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-07
Episode # 105
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 12/23/2017 10:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-25
Episode # 112
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 12/23/2017 03:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-16
Episode # 115
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 10/28/2017 10:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-14
Episode # 106
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (7 of 22) Response
Program Title Food for Thought with Claire Thomas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12-12:30p on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Young enthusiastic and passionate about food Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens viewers eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in Food for Thought Each weekly half hour produced for ages 13 to 16 informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places meeting new people and learning about different cultures Claire serves as a role model for 13 to 16 year old viewers by showing her passion for her family life and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen Creative inspiration can come from any place at any time sometimes from family sometimes from friends or even from bloggers needing her help No matter how exotic or local the location shes always in search of new tastes and places to explore Based on her unique perspective gathered throughout each episode Claire will teach the audience how to prepare the inspired dish while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and life
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 22) Response
Program Title Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:30A on 8.4
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Get Wild serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including the importance of understanding animals and their habitats.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 22) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11-11:30a on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Brady Barr Experience is a weekly half hour series that is designed to inform and educate viewers 13 to 16 years of age In this action packed series viewers will go behind the scenes with Dr Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation As a seasoned herpetologist Dr Brady Barr has traveled to five continents worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet Brady Barr has made it his lifes work to study and protect some of the worlds most dangerous and endangered land animals and in this series he will share is knowledge and passion for the earths wildlife with the audience
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 22) Response
Program Title Xploration Awesome Planet
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 8:30A on 8.3
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Xploration Awesome Planet will inspire and educate anyone interested in earth sciences. Our host, Philippe Cousteau, the grandson of legendary Jacques Cousteau, brings boundless energy to every location we visit. From magnificent mountains to violent volcanoes, this program takes an in depth look at the unique and distinct features on planet Earth.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 22) Response
Program Title GET WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9A ON 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Get Wild is a weekly half hour reality series featuring wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors. For example, in one episode viewers learn how experts studying adult orangutans learn the ways they raise their young. Another episode highlights the Panda bear and explains the animals living patterns. Get Wild is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 22) Response
Program Title Xploration Outer Space
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 8A on 8.3
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This half hour weekly series produced for the 13 to 16 target audience will certainly attract viewers of all ages. Each week our host Emily Calandrelli will take viewers on incredible journeys through space that will both entertain and educate. Ever wonder what it would be like to live in space or on a different planet? Watch our host try to perform every day responsibilities while floating in zero gravity. Explore the challenges that come along with living on a different planet as our host lives like an astronaut in a Mars like habitat. We will have episodes on space robotics, commercial space tourism, asteroids, and our search for life, among many others.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 22) Response
Program Title Xploration Nature Knows Best
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:30AM on 8.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 16
Number of Preemptions 3
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 3
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 3
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Nature Knows Best is a fascinating STEM series that looks at the fun and clever ways scientists and innovators are copying nature to create some of the worlds most amazing advancements
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Nature Knows Best
List date and time rescheduled 12/23/2017 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode # 109
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Nature Knows Best
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 10:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-09
Episode # 114
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Nature Knows Best
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 02:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-02
Episode # 113
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (14 of 22) Response
Program Title Xploration Earth 2050
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9A on 8.3
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. What will the world look like in 2050? Where will advancements in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics lead us? Xploration Earth 2050 strives to answer these questions and more with scientists, inventors, doctors, science fiction writers, and creative thinkers. This half hour weekly series, produced primarily for the 13 to 16 year old target audience will appeal to the whole family. Viewers will be taken on an educational adventure as the show tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to health care to the environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 22) Response
Program Title Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11A on 8.4
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. WILD WORLD AT THE SAN DIEGO ZOO serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content. The series provides an in depth look at the behavior and life cycles of various rare and exotic animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 22) Response
Program Title Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8A on 8.3
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired 3
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Get Wild at the San Diego Zoo serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including the importance of understanding animals and their habitats. The series is based at the world famous San Diego Zoo, and features notable animal experts.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 22) Response
Program Title WILD WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9:30A ON 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wild World is a weekly half hour reality series showcasing all types of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. The program also informs teen viewers about the living environments and key facts about each wild animal. Episodes also include stories on zoo enrichment programs that help animals initiate natural behavior. Whether it be following the life cycles of rhinoceros or understanding the eating habits of grizzly bears, Wild World is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 22) Response
Program Title Xploration DIY SCI
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:00AM on 8.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 18
Number of Preemptions 5
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 5
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 5
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Host Steve Spangler Ellen Show regular shows viewers how to conduct amazing science experiments in their own homes Steve explores a different science concept each episode using everyday items for his fun experiments proving that anyone can be a scientist.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY SCI
List date and time rescheduled 12/09/2017 12:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode # 110
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY SCI
List date and time rescheduled 10/14/2017 10:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-07
Episode # 105
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY SCI
List date and time rescheduled 11/04/2017 10:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-14
Episode # 106
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY SCI
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 04:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode # 109
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY SCI
List date and time rescheduled 12/23/2017 03:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-16
Episode # 115
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (19 of 22) Response
Program Title XPLORATION WEIRD BUT TRUE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 5:30PM ON 8.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 19
Number of Preemptions 6
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 6
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 6
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. PROGRAM INSPIRES AND EDUCATES AUDIENCES OF ALL AGES. THIS SERIES, PRODUCED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS, IS HOSTED BY THE BROTHER-SISTER TEAM OF CHARLIE AND KIRBY ENGLEMAN. CHARLIE IS AN ECOLOGIST AND KIRBY IS AN ARTIST, AND THEY ARE BOTH NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC JUNIOR EXPLORERS. TOGETHER, THEY SHARE A COMMON CURIOSITY TO EXPLORE AND UNDERSTAND THE SCIENCE BEHIND THE WORLD AND ITS WILDLIFE.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 12/16/2017 05:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-09
Episode # 114
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 12/09/2017 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-25
Episode # 112
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 12/09/2017 11:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode # 110
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 12/23/2017 02:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-02
Episode # 113
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 12/30/2017 03:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode # 109
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 10/15/2017 01:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-07
Episode # 105
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (20 of 22) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10-10:30a & 10:30 on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The half hour weekly series, The Wildlife Docs , produced for ages 13 to 16 follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, x rays to surgery, preventative care to emergencies, this educational and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our Veterinary Team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety, and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 22) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:30AM on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Expedition Wild is hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson and showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action packed odyssey through North Americas wild places revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the nature world
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 22) Response
Program Title Culture Click
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12:30-1p on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Culture Click is a weekly half hour series that explores the genesis of and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives Developed and produced for viewers aged 13 to 16 host Nzinga Blake opens each episode from her virtual reality set with a list of whats trending on search engines that week These topics will serve as a jumping off point for a deep dive into the culture viewers 13 to 16 will embrace Each week Nzinga will analyze and answer the questions that shape our society using the power and speed of the internet and user generated questions and content Experts in pop culture will join her to add insight and historical perspective And most importantly viewers will come away with a weeks worth of aha moments to share with their friends and family Six degrees of separation takes on a whole new meaning and theres no limit to what viewers will learn when they experience Culture Click
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Suzy Gigante
Address 5800 South Marginal Road
City Cleveland
State OH
Zip 44103
Telephone Number (216) 432-4040
Email Address suzy.gigante@fox8.com
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3. Sub Channels 8.3 and 8.4 launched on December 11, 2017 therefore only had 3 weekends of children's programming to declare for 4th quarter of 2017

Other Matters (7)

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Other Matters (1 of 7) Response
Program Title GET WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9A ON 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. PROGRAM IS A WEEKLY REALITY SERIES FEATURING WILD ANIMALS AT THE WORLD FAMOUS SAN DIEGO ZOO. THE SERIES PROVIDES KEY INFORMATION ABOUT EACH CREATURE AND TEEN VIEWERS LEARN ABOUT THEIR LIVING HABITATS AND UNIQUE BEHAVIORS. FOR EXAMPLE, IN ONE EPISODE VIEWERS LEARN HOW EXPERTS STUDYING ADULT ORANGUTANS LEARN THE WAYS THEY RAISE THEIR YOUNG. ANOTHER EPISODE HIGHLIGHTS THE PANDA BEAR AND EXPLAINS THE ANIMALS LIVING PATTERNS. PROGRAM IS INTENDED TO EDUCATE AND INFORM VIEWERS ALL ABOUT LIFE IN THE ANIMAL KINGDOM.
Other Matters (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Food for Thought with Claire Thomas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12PM on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Young enthusiastic and passionate about food Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens viewers eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in Food for Thought Each weekly half hour produced for ages 13 to 16 informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places meeting new people and learning about different cultures Claire serves as a role model for 13 to 16 year old viewers by showing her passion for her family life and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen Creative inspiration can come from any place at any time sometimes from family sometimes from friends or even from bloggers needing her help No matter how exotic or local the location shes always in search of new tastes and places to explore Based on her unique perspective gathered throughout each episode Claire will teach the audience how to prepare the inspired dish while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and life
Other Matters (3 of 7) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10 & 10:30 on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The half hour weekly series The Wildlife Docs produced for ages 13 to 16 follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2000 animals From nutrition to treatments x rays to surgery preventative care to emergencies this educational and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our Veterinary Team Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity variety and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.
Other Matters (4 of 7) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11AM on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Brady Barr Experience is a weekly half hour series that is designed to inform and educate viewers 13 to 16 years of age In this action packed series viewers will go behind the scenes with Dr Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation As a seasoned herpetologist Dr Brady Barr has traveled to five continents worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet Brady Barr has made it his lifes work to study and protect some of the worlds most dangerous and endangered land animals and in this series he will share is knowledge and passion for the earths wildlife with the audience
Other Matters (5 of 7) Response
Program Title WILD WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9:30A ON 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. PROGRAM IS A WEEKLY HALF-HOUR REALITY SERIES SHOWCASING ALL TYPES OF WILD ANIMALS AT THE WORLD FAMOUS SAN DIEGO ZOO. THE SERIES FOCUSES ON THE DEDICATED PEOPLE WHO CARE FOR THESE UNIQUE CRITTERS. THE PROGRAM ALSO INFORMS TEEN VIEWERS ABOUT THE LIVING ENVIRONMENTS AND KEY FACTS ABOUT EACH WILD ANIMAL. EPISODES ALSO INCLUDE STORIES ON ZOO ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS THAT HELP ANIMALS INITIATE NATURAL BEHAVIOR. WHETHER IT BE FOLLOWING THE LIFE CYCLES OF RHINOCEROS OR UNDERSTANDING THE EATING HABITS OF GRIZZLY BEARS, PROGRAM IS INTENDED TO EDUCATE AND INFORM VIEWERS ALL ABOUT LIFE IN THE ANIMAL KINGDOM.
Other Matters (6 of 7) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:30a on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Expedition Wild is hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson and showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action packed odyssey through North Americas wild places revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world Viewers will follow Casey on a series of breathtakingly wild adventures he ll paddle the Grand Canyon ski with Wolverines in British Columbia observe Mountain Lions in Montana stake out the scavengers of Yellowstone investigate a ravens nest observe Polar Bears on Alaskas northern slope and climb to rugged extremes in pursuit of Northern Maines Black Bears bringing audiences a rare and personal experience with endangered species some deadly others dashing in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home
Other Matters (7 of 7) Response
Program Title Culture Click
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12:30 on 8.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Culture Click is a weekly half-hour series that explores the genesis of and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives Developed and produced for viewers aged 13 to 16 host Nzinga Blake opens each episode from her virtual reality set with a list of whats trending on search engines that week These topics will serve as a jumping off point for a deep dive into the culture viewers 13 to 16 will embrace

Certification

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The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Suzy Gigante

Program Coordinator/Executive Assistant


01/03/2018

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