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Tempers Flare In Lines for Gasoline in 1979
June 29, 1979 at 6:00 PM EDT
109478109480Tempers Flare In Lines for Gasoline in 1979This MacNeil/Lehrer Report piece highlights the anguish caused by gas shortages at a station in Queens, New York in 1979.1979-06-29 06:00 pmdisabledG7SnaMphvugtrue145046Will Cleveland’s police reform offer blueprint for others?After recurring instances of excessive force by Cleveland’s police force, the Department of Justice and city officials announced a sweeping legal agreement that rewrites the rules for the police department. Gwen Ifill learns more about the efforts to rebuild relations between police and the city from Ronnie Dunn of Cleveland State University.2015-05-26 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/RTX1E8UQ-320x196.jpg2365497644YUNnDszIasg145029News Wrap: Torrential rain and flooding pummels TexasIn our news wrap Tuesday, parts of Houston were under water after torrential downpours overnight. There were more than 500 water rescues and about 2,500 vehicles were abandoned by people seeking higher ground. Elsewhere, 40 people went missing in a vacation area on the Blanco River. Also, a federal appeals court panel maintained a ruling blocking President Obama’s immigration executive action.2015-05-26 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Screen-Shot-2015-05-26-at-6.17.55-PM-320x196.png2365497548Wt6b5-I0P4c145031PBS NewsHour full episode May 26, 2015Tuesday on the NewsHour, the Cleveland Police Department agreed to strict reform following an investigation into officers using excessive force. Also: A secret trial for a U.S. journalist in Iran, how big donors shape elections, human trafficking victims’ mass graves along the Malaysian border, why some students refuse to take standardized tests and a market for Vietnam’s modern art.2015-05-26 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/RTX1E9AW-320x196.jpg236549768361UEfIZvJyk
This MacNeil/Lehrer Report piece highlights the anguish caused by gas shortages at a station in Queens, New York in 1979.
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