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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 pmdisabledG7SnaMphvug188696News Wrap: Baton Rouge holds vigil for 3 slain copsIn our news wrap Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch attend a vigil in Baton Rouge for the three cops fatally shot last month in an ambush. Also, the Syrian government and its Russian allies offered to open humanitarian corridors leading out of the Syrian city of Aleppo, where an estimated 300,000 people are trapped in the eastern section held by rebels.2016-07-28 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RTSK4OP-320x196.jpg2365812961uDR-EkWn1vM188531Why prosecutors dropped charges against Freddie Gray copsProsecutors dropped the charges against the three remaining officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray and former Baltimore prosecutor Debbie Hines says that, with three others already acquitted, Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby likely expected the same result. The cops still may face suspension, firing or other actions in administrative proceedings, Hines tells Hari Sreenivasan.2016-07-27 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RTSJYLH-320x196.jpg2365812116-zmsiN4Kteg188519News Wrap: John Hinckley, who shot Ronald Reagan, goes freeA federal judge has found Ronald Reagan’s would-be assassin no longer a threat to society and ordered his release from a mental hospital. John Hinckley Jr., who shot Reagan outside the Washington Hilton on March 30, 1981, will live with his mother. Also, the Islamic State claimed another mass murder, this time a truck bomb that killed 48 in a Kurdish-held city in Syria, near the Turkish border.2016-07-27 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RTR7868-1-320x196.jpg23658120920nX21aRbvrE
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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