7:15 Sport: United States of America

LA Times sports journalist Helene Elliott with a penchant for fast games with pucks and sticks on ice. Finally, it's the end of the Ice Hockey players lockout, and disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong admits he's guilty.

7:30 Insight

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Thinkers: NZ History

Key turning points that helped to shape New Zealand, with Te Ara editor & historian Jock Phillips. Continuing with the 1950s, the golden decade.

9 pm News and weather

9:10 With our thoughts we make the world

Peter Hershock, director of Asian Studies Development Programme at the East-West Centre applies both Buddhist and ecological insights to envisage an outlook for a more fairly functioning world. His recently released publication is 'Valuing Diversity: Buddhist Reflection on Realising a More Equitable Global Future'.

10 pm Late Edition

A review of the news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11 pm News and weather

11:06 Beale Street Caravan

Live performances drawn from concerts recorded in the US for The Blues Foundation who are based in Memphis Tennessee.