Arkansas-native and poet Maya Angelou read her poem entitled "The Rock Cries Out To Us Today" at the 1993 inauguration of Bill Clinton.
By PBS NewsHour
In 1961, poet Robert Frost read his poem "The Gift Outright" at the inauguration of John Kennedy.
Bill Clinton reads his favorite poem: "Concord Hymn" by Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Gwen Ifill talks with former President Jimmy Carter about his new book.
The NewsHour's essayists review the year 2000.
Former poet laureate Robert Pinsky reads a poem marking the end of the 20th century.
Syndicated radio and television host "Dr. Laura" Schlessinger apologized with a full-page newspaper ad today for her "poorly chosen" words about homosexuals.
Paramount has suspended production of radio host "Dr. Laura" Schlessinger's television program, just two weeks after its debut.
"Dr. Laura" Schlessinger's syndicated television show debuted across the country this week, amid protests from gay rights activists and the departure of another sponsor.
A federal court ruled Thursday that 6-year-old Elian Gonzalez is too young to be entitled to an asylum hearing, handing an apparent victory to the boy's father, who wants to take him back to Cuba.
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