Daily Archive: August 14, 2018

New York Power Blackout - August 14, 2003

August 14, 2003 – The East Coast Goes Dark – The Great Northeast Blackout Of 2003

August 14, 2003 – CBS Special Reports – Network Newscast – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The power went off around 4:10 in the afternoon, that August 14th, fifteen years ago. Coming up on the second anniversary of the 9/11 attack and the destruction of The World Trade Center, it...

Jimmy Carter

August 14, 1978 – Jimmy Carter Talks To The Farmers – The King Assassination Inquiry Starts

August 14, 1978 – CBS Radio – The World Tonight – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 14, 1978 – On this day 40 years ago, President Jimmy Carter addressed a gathering of the Mid-Continent Farmers Association. In what was initially billed as a “Major Foreign Policy Address”, the address...