Tagged: 60 Minutes

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April 2, 1988 – Corruption, Shuttle Diplomacy, And Condition Alpha

April 2, 1988 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 2, 1988 – A busy news day and not all of it was happening at home. Starting with news from Panama about dictator Manuel Noriega and considerations over stepping up pressure on the Military strongman...

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June 9, 2000 – Martin Luther King: Putting A Conspiracy To Rest . . .Temporarily

June 9, 2000 – CBS World News Roundup: Late Edition – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 9, 2000 – The big news this day were findings of a Justice Department investigation into Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination and concluding that it was not the object of a conspiracy,...

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The Bangles In Concert – The Ritz, New York – 1984 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

The Bangles – in concert from The Ritz, New York – WLIR-FM – September 28, 1984 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Bangles this weekend. Live, in concert from The Ritz in New York and broadcast live over WLIR-FM on September 28, 1984. One of those groups synonymous with...

April 26, 1986 0

April 26, 1986 – The Trouble With Libya

April 26, 1986 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 26, 1986 – 30 years ago today, everyone was pointing fingers at Libya. With a connection to a recent discotheque bombing in Berlin that killed two U.S. servicemen and injured many others, along with allegations...

By Any Other Name: Genocide – 1915 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room 0

By Any Other Name: Genocide – 1915 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Armenian Voices 1915 – BBC World Service Newsday – April 24, 2015 Since recording of events wasn’t as universal as it is now, trying to locate historic sound to illustrate an event, particularly an event with...

Edward R. Murrow And The News – February 12, 1951 0

Edward R. Murrow And The News – February 12, 1951

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Edward R. Murrow And The News – February 12, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Normally I don’t focus the news of a particular day in history on the presenter, but rather the news of that day...

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Jason Robards Has A Word Or Two About Acting And The Theatre – 1974 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Day at Night Program – Jason Robards – July 5, 1974 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Most people think of Jason Robards and his role as Ben Bradlee in All The President’s Men, but his career extended...