RT @PBS: Get an inside look at Princess Margaret’s early married life when continues Sun at 10/9c.


We are so appreciative of the 1,500+ of you who donated over $100,000 during yesterday's challenge. You locked in the $25,000 match from a WHYY board member, which is an amazing feat! Many thanks from all of us here at WHYY.

RT @WHYYNews: How the ‘worst alphabet book ever’ brings levity to kids learning how to read


Sometime after 10a the President will be in the Rose Garden declaring a national emergency and signing the government funding bill.

We will be switching from our regularly scheduled programming to NPR live coverage when this begins.

‘Sexting’ has become a normal part of many relationships, including probably yours. Still, there is something of a social stigma around the practice and if it shared, it can lead to scandal.

The plan is to put up at least 150 billboards across the U.K. quoting some of the promises and rosy predictions politicians made about Brexit in recent years so people can reconsider them amid the political chaos that has followed.

This week on You Oughta Know, prep for Valentine's Day at @loreschocolates, visit host Shirley Min's mom and learn a favorite family recipe, and go swing dancing at @SwingKatEnt.

Watch Thursdays at 7:30 on WHYY-TV!

These days, flowers mostly say "I love you" or "I'm sorry." In the Victorian era, their language was boundless. Watch Articulate Thursdays at 9:30p on WHYY-TV.

RT @WHYYNews: Do you know any of the priests accused of sexual assault in NJ? We want to hear from you. https://t.c…

Where's your happy place? @andrewerace takes you to spaces both physical and emotional that bring joy to those who visit on the next Movers & Makers. Share your personal happy place in the comments and maybe we'll visit!

Watch Movers & Makers Thursdays at 9p on WHYY-TV.

This Valentine's Day, WHYY is giving you something to about! When you enter today, you will be automatically entered to win a dinner for you and 7 of your closest friends at Talula's Table.

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@RoadshowPBS doesn’t clown around when it comes to capturing show-stopping appraisals at the Ringling’s Sarasota mansion! Stream the latest episode via WHYY Passport.

Marvel at a new era of space exploration and accessibility on the next @novapbs. Between NASA, SpaceX, and Virgin Galactic, rockets are cheaper and more powerful than ever.

Watch Wednesdays at 9p on WHYY-TV.

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