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

FRN:
0024008567
File Number:
0000014606
Submit Date:
10/05/2016
Call Sign:
WHBQ-TV
Facility ID:
12521
City:
MEMPHIS
State:
TN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/05/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2016

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

COX MEDIA GROUP NORTHEAST, LLC

Doing Business As: COX MEDIA GROUP NORTHEAST, LLC

Chief Engineer

485 S. HIGHLAND

MEMPHIS, TN 38111

United States

+1 (901) 320-1340

randy.mccune@coxinc.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Randy McCune

Chief Engineer

WHBQ-TV

Randy McCune

485 S Highland

Memphis, TN 38111

United States

+1 (901) 320-1340

Randy.McCune@coxinc.com

Technical Representative

Henry Wendel

Legal Representative

Cooley LLP

Henry Wendel

1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Suite 700

Washington, DC 20004

United States

+1 (202) 776-2943

hwendel@cooley.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX (13.1), ESCAPE (13.2) & DECADES (13.3)
Nielsen DMA Memphis
Web Home Page Address http://www.fox13memphis.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 336.0
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: 6.0
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(19)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 19) Response
Program Title TEEN KID NEWS I (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30AM - 11:00AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Teen Kids News is an award winning television news show for kids. Highlighting positive stories about kids doing amazing things and helping to make the world a better place. Additionally, the KTN reporters examine everything that is fun or interesting or important about our world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 19) Response
Program Title MISSING: COLD CASES I (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00AM-11:30AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Missing: Cold Cases is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States. The program includes tips and information to keep children safe. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 19) Response
Program Title WONDERFUL WORLD I (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00AM-10:30AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. "WONDERFUL WORLD" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including exploring the world of various wild animals and the importance of understanding these wild critters in the animal kingdom. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and their habitats.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 19) Response
Program Title EXPLORATION AWESOME PLANET (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:00AM-8:30AM (7/2/16 -9/24/26)
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. Xploration Awesome Planet is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding the targeted audience's interest in the field of STEM education. It is produced primarily for the 13-16 target audience. It will inspire and educate anyone interested in the earth sciences. The host, Philippe Cousteau, the grandson of legendary Jacques Cousteau, brings boundless energy to every location that's visited. From magnificent mountains to violent volcanoes, this program takes an in-depth look at the unique and distinct features on planet Earth. Geological experts share their wisdom with Philippe, as they try to strive to understand places on the earth, inside the earth and above the earth.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 19) Response
Program Title LIVE, LIFE & WIN (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00AM-10:30AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Live, Life & Win is a weekly, curriculum-blended, E/I, nationally syndicated magazine series highlighting inspirational teen success stories. Segments feature extraordinary teens breaking barriers, giving back, nutrition and exercise with a focus on the arts, school sports, community and teen entrepreneurship, while promoting social responsibility, perseverance, leadership, academic achievement and volunteerism. The goal of the show is to encourage the teen audience to discover and learn strategies to achieve personal dreams, explore volunteerism, build character and uncover personal passions.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 19) Response
Program Title XPLORATION EARTH 2050 (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00AM-9:30AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Xploration Earth 2050 is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding the targeted audience's interest in the field of STEM education. Xploration Earth 2050 strives to answers "What will the world look like in 2050 and where will advancements in science, technology, engineering and mathematics lead us?" The program 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 13-16 year old target audience will appeal to the whole family. Viewers are taken on an educational adventure as the show tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to healthcare to the environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 19) Response
Program Title MISSING: COLD CASES II (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30AM-12:00PM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Missing: Cold Cases is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States. The program includes tips and information to keep children safe. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 19) Response
Program Title WORD TRAVELS I (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00AM - 11:30AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. While traveling to exotic locations and writing about enlightening experiences may sound like an adventurous occupation, the life of a travel writer is not always as glamorous as it seems. Filmed in 36 countries across six continents, each half hour episode reveals he real story of professional travel journalism, the truth behind the byline, and reinvents the way travel shows are currently presented.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 19) Response
Program Title TEEN KID NEWS II (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30AM - 12:00PM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Teen Kids News is an award winning television news show for kids. Highlighting positive stories about kids doing amazing things and helping to make the world a better place. Additionally, TKN reporters examine everything that is fun or interesting or important about our world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 19) Response
Program Title MISSING I (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:00AM - 11:00AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Missing educates the under-16 viewer as to what potential dangers arise, and how, specifically, these dangers can be successfully dealt with (i.e. your safety tips). In addition to helping find missing persons, Missing meets and exceeds the informational and educational needs of children under 16 (not to mention their parents).
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 19) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30AM-11:00AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Animal Rescue showcases spactacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 19) Response
Program Title XPLORATION WEIRD BUT TRUE (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30AM-10:00AM (9/10/16-9/24/16)
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 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Join hosts Charlie and Kirby Engleman as these siblings and science-lovers explore the fun and curious ways our world work in... Weird But True. From searching for space rocks in Arizona, to diving with sharks in the Keys, to meeting some seriously cool dogs in Alaska - no topic is off limits for this adventurous pair.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 19) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE CLASSICS II (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30AM-10:00AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Animal Rescue Classics showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 19) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE CLASSICS I (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00AM-9:30AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Animal Rescue Classics showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 19) Response
Program Title XPLORATION OUTER SPACE (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30AM-9:00AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Xploration Outer Space is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding the targeted audience's interest in the field of STEM education. It is produced for the 13-16 target audience, but certainly attract viewers of all ages. Each week host Emily Calandrelli takes viewers on incredible journeys through space that will both entertain and educate. The host will try to perform every day responsibilities while floating in zero gravity. Explore the challenges that come along with living on a different planet as the host lives like an astronaut in a Mars-like habitat. Episodes will be on space robotics, commercial space tourism, asteroids, and search for life among many others. When appropriate, the host will highlight NASA related programs and internships for young students that are relevant to the content.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 19) Response
Program Title XPLORATION FABLAB (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30AM-10:00AM (7/2/16-9/3/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
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 FabLab is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding our target audience' interest in the field of STEM education. Produced specifically for the 13-16 demographic. All episodes will focus on relevant global issues and what's being done to solve it. Each episode will introduce a relevant celebrity with a science and tech background. Using real-live examples, FabLab will illustrate how all the STEM disciplines work together to improve our lives and make the world better.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 19) Response
Program Title WORD TRAVELS II (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 12:00PM - 12:30PM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. While traveling to exotic locations and writing about enlightening experiences may sound like an adventurous occupation, the life of a travel writer is not always as glamorous as it seems. Filmed in 36 countries across six continents, each half hour episode reveals the real story of professional travel journalism, the truth behind the byline, and reinvents the way travel shows are currently presented.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 19) Response
Program Title MISSING II (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 12:30PM - 1:00PM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
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. Missing educates the under-16 viewer as to what potential dangers arise, and how, specifically, these dangers can be successfully dealt with (i.e. your safety tips). In addition to helping find missing persons, Missing meets and exceeds the informational and educational needs of children under 16 (not to mention their parents).
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 19) Response
Program Title WONDERFUL WORLD II (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30AM-11:00AM (7/2/16-9/24/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. "WONDERFUL WORLD" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including exploring the world of various wild animals and the importance of understanding these wild critters in the animal kingdom. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and their habitats.
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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Sponsored Core 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 Eric Casella
Address 485 South Highland
City Memphis
State TN
Zip 38111
Telephone Number (781) 467-1488
Email Address eric.casella@coxinc.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. After due review of internal station records and documentation provided to us by program suppliers, the licensee hereby certifies that it fully complied with the commercial limits, as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670, with respect to all program specifically intended for children ages twelve and under.

Other Matters (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title XPLORATION WEIRD BUT TRUE (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30AM-10:00AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Xploration FabLab is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding our target audience' interest in the field of STEM education. Produced specifically for the 13-16 demographic. All episodes will focus on relevant global issues and what's being done to solve it. Each episode will introduce a relevant celebrity with a science and tech background. Using real-live examples, FabLab will illustrate how all the STEM disciplines work together to improve our lives and make the world better.
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title UNCAGED II (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00AM-11:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 series explores all types of wild animals in their own environment and how they survive - from whales to orangutans, to turtles, penguins and many more animals. Teenage viewers learn about the living habits of these various critters and why some may be on their way to extinction. Each episode provides detailed explanations of the different animal species and helps viewers understand their daily lives. Uncaged is educational, informative, and entertaining, while providing unique up-close televised visits of wild and exotic creatures and teaching viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE CLASSICS I (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00AM-9:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Animal Rescue Classics showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING I (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:00AM-9:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Missing educates the under-16 viewer as to what potential dangers arise, and how, specifically, these dangers can be successfully dealt with (i.e. your safety tips). In addition to helping find missing persons, Missing meets and exceeds the informational and educational needs of children under 16 (not to mention their parents).
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title LIVING GREENER I (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30AM-10:00AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Living Greener serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including the importance of understanding out environment and showcasing the latest innovations to help make the planet more eco-friendly. The series travels around the world to show how people and nations are addressing today's environmental problems and how they are seeking solutions.
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title WONDERFUL WORLD I (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00AM-10:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. "WONDERFUL WORLD" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including exploring the world of various wild animals and the importance of understanding these wild critters in the animal kingdom. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and their habitats.
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING II (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30AM-12:00PM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Missing educates the under-16 viewer as to what potential dangers arise, and how, specifically, these dangers can be successfully dealt with (i.e. your safety tips). In addition to helping find missing persons, Missing meets and exceeds the informational and educational needs of children under 16 (not to mention their parents).
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title LIVING GREENER II (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00AM-10:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Living Greener serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including the importance of understanding out environment and showcasing the latest innovations to help make the planet more eco-friendly. The series travels around the world to show how people and nations are addressing today's environmental problems and how they are seeking solutions.
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING: COLD CASES (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30AM-12:00PM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Missing: Cold Cases is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States. The program includes tips and information to keep children safe. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title UNCAGED I (13.2 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - ESCAPE)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30AM-11:00AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 series explores all types of wild animals in their own environment and how they survive - from whales to orangutans, to turtles, penguins and many more animals. Teenage viewers learn about the living habits of these various critters and why some may be on their way to extinction. Each episode provides detailed explanations of the different animal species and helps viewers understand their daily lives. Uncaged is educational, informative, and entertaining, while providing unique up-close televised visits of wild and exotic creatures and teaching viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title WONDERFUL WORLD II (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30AM-11:00AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. "WONDERFUL WORLD" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including exploring the world of various wild animals and the importance of understanding these wild critters in the animal kingdom. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and their habitats.
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title XPLORATION EARTH 2050 (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00AM-9:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Xploration Earth 2050 is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding the targeted audience's interest in the field of STEM education. Xploration Earth 2050 strives to answers "What will the world look like in 2050 and where will advancements in science, technology, engineering and mathematics lead us?" The program 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 13-16 year old target audience will appeal to the whole family. Viewers are taken on an educational adventure as the show tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to healthcare to the environment.
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title XPLORATION OUTER SPACE (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30AM-9:00AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Xploration Outer Space is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding the targeted audience's interest in the field of STEM education. It is produced for the 13-16 target audience, but certainly attract viewers of all ages. Each week host Emily Calandrelli takes viewers on incredible journeys through space that will both entertain and educate. The host will try to perform every day responsibilities while floating in zero gravity. Explore the challenges that come along with living on a different planet as the host lives like an astronaut in a Mars-like habitat. Episodes will be on space robotics, commercial space tourism, asteroids, and search for life among many others. When appropriate, the host will highlight NASA related programs and internships for young students that are relevant to the content.
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE CLASSICS II (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30AM-10:00AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Animal Rescue Classics showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title LIVE, LIFE & WIN (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00AM-10:30AM (1/10/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Live, Life & Win is a weekly, curriculum-blended, E/I, nationally syndicated magazine series highlighting inspirational teen success stories. Segments feature extraordinary teens breaking barriers, giving back, nutrition and exercise with a focus on the arts, school sports, community and teen entrepreneurship, while promoting social responsibility, perseverance, leadership, academic achievement and volunteerism. The goal of the show is to encourage the teen audience to discover and learn strategies to achieve personal dreams, explore volunteerism, build character and uncover personal passions.
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30AM-11:00AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Animal Rescue is an award-winning, Emmy nominated reality series showcasing spectacular rescues of all types of animals. The program educates and informs young viewers about a wide variety of animals, emphasizes team work and problem solving demonstrated by rescuers. Every episode includes pet safety tips and promoting educational activities.
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING: COLD CASES (13.3 DIGITAL MULTICAST ONLY - DECADES)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00AM-11:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Missing: Cold Cases is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States. The program includes tips and information to keep children safe. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title EXPLORATION AWESOME PLANET (13.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:00AM-8:30AM (10/1/16-12/31/16)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Xploration Awesome Planet is a half-hour weekly E/I series produced with the intention of increasing and expanding the targeted audience's interest in the field of STEM education. It is produced primarily for the 13-16 target audience. It will inspire and educate anyone interested in the earth sciences. The host, Philippe Cousteau, the grandson of legendary Jacques Cousteau, brings boundless energy to every location that's visited. From magnificent mountains to violent volcanoes, this program takes an in-depth look at the unique and distinct features on planet Earth. Geological experts share their wisdom with Philippe, as they try to strive to understand places on the earth, inside the earth and above the earth.

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Eric Casella

Program Director


10/05/2016

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