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Gary David Goldberg, Manager Extraordinaire
April 4, 1988 at 12:00 AM EDT
5524636173The Late Gary David Goldberg, Manager ExtraordinairePaul Solman tracks down college chum Gary Goldberg, the producer of the hit TV series "Family Ties" in this 1998 NewsHour segment.1988-04-04 18:00:00disabledwVF5ur9SCfktrue115878How Detroit has streamlined its fight against blightFacing the largest municipal bankruptcy in American history, Detroit has adopted diverse solutions to give itself a facelift. The city is tackling blight and dilapidated homes with help from technology like smartphone apps and online crowdsourcing, and offering incentives to attract new residents. Special correspondent Christy McDonald of Detroit Public Television investigates Detroit’s progress.2014-09-29 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/detroit_house-320x196.jpg23653352585XidqdZR9Bw115224What’s the financial case for divesting from fossil fuels?Sixty-seven foundations with $50 billion in assets have so far pledged to divest their investments in fossil fuels over the next five years. Gwen Ifill sits down with Jenna Nicholas of Divest-Invest Philanthropy, who advised the foundations, to discuss the financial and social ramifications of this environmental campaign.2014-09-22 06:00 pmhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/455926450-320x196.jpgd4324jzQnuU115048Alibaba’s American IPO signals confidence in Chinese economyWith 10 minutes of its rollout on the New York Stock Exchange, Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba sold 100 million shares and earned $25 billion. Though not a household name in the U.S., it’s extremely popular in China and enjoys close ties to the Chinese government. David Kirkpatrick of Techonomy joins Hari Sreenivasan to analyze what shareholders invested in today.2014-09-19 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/455708380-320x196.jpg2365329026aWeiXcRSshE
Paul Solman tracks down his college chum, Gary Goldberg, producer of the hit television series "Family Ties" in this 1988 segment of the MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour.
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