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Tempers Flare In Lines for Gasoline in 1979
June 29, 1979 at 6:00 PM EST
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 pmdisabledG7SnaMphvugtrue127890One family moves on from a sharecropping pastIn the second installment of "Flying Coach," special correspondent John Larson's series on people he encounters while traveling to report on other stories, we meet Donna, whose family were sharecroppers in Arkansas until they were driving out by the Ku Klux Klan.2014-12-27 14:51:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Screen-Shot-2014-12-27-at-8.15.20-PM-320x196.png2365393630G7-6zM4pIR8127879How will US and private sector combat cyberextortion?The recent hacking of Sony, which was widely blamed on North Korea, has caused the Obama administration to consider new steps to protect against cyber attacks. Carol Lee of the Wall Street Journal joins Hari Sreenivasan from Hawaii, where the president is vacationing, for more on that.2014-12-27 11:56:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/HACKED-SONY-PICTURES-MONITOR-320x196.jpg2365393705hKkCp6frao0127829PBS NewsHour full episode Dec. 26, 2014Friday on the NewsHour, we look back at the banner year in corporate mergers and the effect on the economy. Also: Deteriorating conditions for people living in Islamic State territory, the Affordable Care Act’s impact on hospitals, restoring a Rothko mural with digital technology, Mark Shields and Michael Gerson on the week’s news and a cartoonist makes fun of caring for aging parents.2014-12-26 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/fullshowimage2-320x196.jpg2365393550rrpeh8iF5Zc
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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