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Daily Mail
Man who took bullet for Reagan unsure about John Hinckley Jr's releasefreedom for John Hinckley. In 1982 when the verdict came down — not guilty by r
Man who took bullet for Reagan unsure about John Hinckley Jr's release
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
freedom for John Hinckley. In 1982 when the verdict came down — not guilty by reason of insanity — the nation was shocked. Dan Rather said on his nightly broadcast, 'If John Hinckley has the will (and he’s shown he is willful) and the way (and his... Read more
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Variety
CBS News’ Scott Pelley on ‘Transformative Development’ of Abandoning Sky Box for DNC Coveragenews reports from sky boxes high above the floor of the Wells Fargo Arena here,
CBS News’ Scott Pelley on ‘Transformative Development’ of Abandoning Sky Box for DNC Coverage
Variety / Posted yesterday
news reports from sky boxes high above the floor of the Wells Fargo Arena here, CBS has gone old school. The network of Dan Rather and Walter Cronkite and its current evening news anchor, Scott Pelley, is delivering the news from a booth right... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Dan Rather Breaks Down Donald Trump's Election Chances: 'This Is Gut Check Time'Info July 26, 2016 6:22 PM PDT Dan Rather told Access Hollywood in 2015 that D
Dan Rather Breaks Down Donald Trump's Election Chances: 'This Is Gut Check Time'
Access Hollywood / Posted 2 days ago
Info July 26, 2016 6:22 PM PDT Dan Rather told Access Hollywood in 2015 that Donald Trump... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Ken Foote's Radio/TV Files: Remembering The DNC From 1968commentator with analysis of the events. Supporting Cronkite in the field were
Ken Foote's Radio/TV Files: Remembering The DNC From 1968
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
commentator with analysis of the events. Supporting Cronkite in the field were an all-star cast of experienced journalists: Dan Rather, Mike Wallace, John Hart, Roger Mudd, Harry Reasoner (who I got to meet and interview in 1972 for my high school... Read more
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CBS News
History of the convention balloon dropthe moment, the one getting the most attention, is the fact that they cannot ge
History of the convention balloon drop
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
the moment, the one getting the most attention, is the fact that they cannot get the balloons down from the ceiling," said Dan Rather. And when they did fall, they poured on some unlucky delegates. A similar snafu occurred at the 2004 convention,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Roger Ailes, Republican power playerthe next presidential campaign, too, as he worked on behalf of George H.W. Bush
Roger Ailes, Republican power player
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
the next presidential campaign, too, as he worked on behalf of George H.W. Bush. When Bush sat down for an interview with Dan Rather in 1988, it was Ailes who pushed the then-vice president to attack the CBS News anchor over questions regarding... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Roger Ailes, Republican power playerthe next presidential campaign, too, as he worked on behalf of George H.W. Bush
Roger Ailes, Republican power player
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 7 days ago
the next presidential campaign, too, as he worked on behalf of George H.W. Bush. When Bush sat down for an interview with Dan Rather in 1988, it was Ailes who pushed the then-vice president to attack the CBS News anchor over questions regarding... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Roger Ailes' Unparalled Impact On The Public Spherein George H.W. Bush's White House bid. A climactic moment arrived early that ye
Roger Ailes' Unparalled Impact On The Public Sphere
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
in George H.W. Bush's White House bid. A climactic moment arrived early that year. Ailes warned Bush that CBS News anchor Dan Rather was primed to go after him on the Iran-Contra scandal during a live interview. The conversation turned... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Roger Ailes' Unparalleled Impact On The Public Spherein George H.W. Bush's White House bid. A climactic moment arrived early that ye
Roger Ailes' Unparalleled Impact On The Public Sphere
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
in George H.W. Bush's White House bid. A climactic moment arrived early that year. Ailes warned Bush that CBS News anchor Dan Rather was primed to go after him on the Iran-Contra scandal during a live interview. The conversation turned... Read more
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Roll Call
Connecticut's Linda McMahon Thinks Trump Can Do What She Couldn't: Winjust being in Cleveland. She ran into Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker over dinner at
Connecticut's Linda McMahon Thinks Trump Can Do What She Couldn't: Win
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
just being in Cleveland. She ran into Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker over dinner at the Ritz Carlton, and she was smitten when Dan Rather held the door open for her scooter. And although she didn't start out backing Trump — she hosted two fundraisers... Read more
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Irish Examiner
BBC Breakfast's Naga Munchetty condemns 'idiots' behind racist and sexist tweetsover who takes the most senior position on the sofa. Producers came under fire
BBC Breakfast's Naga Munchetty condemns 'idiots' behind racist and sexist tweets
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
over who takes the most senior position on the sofa. Producers came under fire for seating the less-experienced Dan rather than Louise on the viewer’s left when he joined the show in February, which is considered the prime spot. But she... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
How 2016's tumultuous political climate mirrors the dramatic...better scripted to support Nixon's message of being the "law and order candidat
How 2016's tumultuous political climate mirrors the dramatic...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
better scripted to support Nixon's message of being the "law and order candidate" -- the same mantle Trump has invoked. Dan Rather, the CBS News alum who has covered every presidential nominating convention since 1960, notes that 1968 marked the... Read more
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Variety
How 2016’s Tumultuous Political Climate Mirrors the Dramatic Scene of 1968better scripted to support Nixon’s message of being the “law and order candidat
How 2016’s Tumultuous Political Climate Mirrors the Dramatic Scene of 1968
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
better scripted to support Nixon’s message of being the “law and order candidate” — the same mantle Trump has invoked. Dan Rather, the CBS News alum who has covered every presidential nominating convention since 1960, notes that 1968 marked the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christiespeech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a ph
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christie
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted 9 days ago
speech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a photo on Radio Row, tweeted it. Said hi to Dan Rather in the elevator. Literally bumped into Jeff Greenfield walking with Dave Barry on 4th Street. Entered private... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bronxville
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christiespeech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a ph
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christie
The Daily Voice - Bronxville / Posted 9 days ago
speech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a photo on Radio Row, tweeted it. Said hi to Dan Rather in the elevator. Literally bumped into Jeff Greenfield walking with Dave Barry on 4th Street. Entered private... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bedford
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christiespeech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a ph
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christie
The Daily Voice - Bedford / Posted 9 days ago
speech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a photo on Radio Row, tweeted it. Said hi to Dan Rather in the elevator. Literally bumped into Jeff Greenfield walking with Dave Barry on 4th Street. Entered private... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Chappaqua
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christiespeech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a ph
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christie
The Daily Voice - Chappaqua / Posted 9 days ago
speech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a photo on Radio Row, tweeted it. Said hi to Dan Rather in the elevator. Literally bumped into Jeff Greenfield walking with Dave Barry on 4th Street. Entered private... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christiespeech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a ph
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christie
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 9 days ago
speech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a photo on Radio Row, tweeted it. Said hi to Dan Rather in the elevator. Literally bumped into Jeff Greenfield walking with Dave Barry on 4th Street. Entered private... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Armonk
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christiespeech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a ph
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christie
The Daily Voice - Armonk / Posted 9 days ago
speech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a photo on Radio Row, tweeted it. Said hi to Dan Rather in the elevator. Literally bumped into Jeff Greenfield walking with Dave Barry on 4th Street. Entered private... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Briarcliff
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christiespeech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a ph
Busy GOP Convention Day 2 Features Speeches By Donald Trump Jr., Christie
The Daily Voice - Briarcliff / Posted 9 days ago
speech of the night. Made Ted Koppel and Carl Bernstein pose together for a photo on Radio Row, tweeted it. Said hi to Dan Rather in the elevator. Literally bumped into Jeff Greenfield walking with Dave Barry on 4th Street. Entered private... Read more
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CBS News
Trump in the '80s and '90s: Less brash, more humblethat too seriously," he said. About 15 years later, in December 1999, Trump sa
Trump in the '80s and '90s: Less brash, more humble
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
that too seriously," he said. About 15 years later, in December 1999, Trump sat down with "60 Minutes II" correspondent Dan Rather for a wide-ranging interview that touched on a possible run for the White House. In a theme that's familiar to... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Dan Rather sits down with Fox 8 NewsCLEVELAND - Dan Rather stopped by the Fox 8 suite at Quicken Loans Arena on the
Dan Rather sits down with Fox 8 News
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 9 days ago
CLEVELAND - Dan Rather stopped by the Fox 8 suite at Quicken Loans Arena on the second day of the Republican National Convention. Rather said that Trump stands out for several reasons. He said that Trump would be a 'social media' president and has... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
WATCH | Dan Rather discusses Cleveland through a global lensCLEVELAND - He's seen and reported it all. Legendary journalist Dan Rather joi
WATCH | Dan Rather discusses Cleveland through a global lens
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
CLEVELAND - He's seen and reported it all. Legendary journalist Dan Rather joined WKYC on Day 1 of the Republican National Convention to discuss his thoughts on the city of Cleveland and its perception through a global lens. Rather anchored CBS... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
WATCH | Dan Rather discusses Cleveland through a global lensCLEVELAND - He's seen and reported it all. Legendary journalist Dan Rather joi
WATCH | Dan Rather discusses Cleveland through a global lens
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
CLEVELAND - He's seen and reported it all. Legendary journalist Dan Rather joined WKYC on Day 1 of the Republican National Convention to discuss his thoughts on the city of Cleveland and its perception through a global lens. Rather anchored CBS... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
5 key moments from RNC Day 1going to win so big," the moment he reached the podium following a flashy entra
5 key moments from RNC Day 1
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
going to win so big," the moment he reached the podium following a flashy entrance. Section of Melania Trump speech raises plagiarism charge WATCH | Dan Rather discusses Cleveland, RNC through a global lens 'Never Trump' through a delegate's... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Dan Rather discusses Cleveland through a global lensCLEVELAND - He's seen and reported it all. Legendary journalist Dan Rather joi
Dan Rather discusses Cleveland through a global lens
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
CLEVELAND - He's seen and reported it all. Legendary journalist Dan Rather joined WKYC on Day 1 of the Republican National Convention to discuss his thoughts on the city of Cleveland and its perception through a global lens. Rather anchored CBS... Read more
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CBS News
Trump in 1999: In politics, "it could be a minus" to have a beautiful wifebeautiful woman by your side. Watch the video above. In December of 1999, Trum
Trump in 1999: In politics, "it could be a minus" to have a beautiful wife
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
beautiful woman by your side. Watch the video above. In December of 1999, Trump sat down with then-CBS News correspondent Dan Rather for an interview that would air in January on "60 Minutes II" and discussed his then-girlfriend. "Let's talk... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Dan Rather speaks on Cleveland through global lens- The eyes of the world are on Cleveland this week during the Republican Nation
Dan Rather speaks on Cleveland through global lens
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
- The eyes of the world are on Cleveland this week during the Republican National Convention. So how has the region been faring in the eyes of the world? Veteran journalist Dan Rather joins WK... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Bob Beatty: Political analyst to provide reports from Republican, Democratic conventionsin front of me while Ronald Reagan was in negotiations with former President Ge
Bob Beatty: Political analyst to provide reports from Republican, Democratic conventions
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
in front of me while Ronald Reagan was in negotiations with former President Gerald Ford to be his vice-president. Dan Rather was breathless, and even David Brinkley seemed about as excited as David Brinkley could be as reporters rushed... Read more
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The Columbian
Larry still King of the one-on-one interviewpeople to talk to. Visitors in his fourth season — the fifth begins this month,
Larry still King of the one-on-one interview
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
people to talk to. Visitors in his fourth season — the fifth begins this month, with no break to speak of — have included Dan Rather, 50 Cent, Tim Tebow, Eve, Stephen Hawking, Wendy Williams, Robert Redford, Marcia Clark, Joanna Newsom, Tracee... Read more
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Raw Story
Dan Rather: Divisive 1968 election is ‘closest parallel’ to this year’s campaignIn analyzing this year’s election season, former CBS News anchor Dan Rather rea
Dan Rather: Divisive 1968 election is ‘closest parallel’ to this year’s campaign
Raw Story / Posted 17 days ago
In analyzing this year’s election season, former CBS News anchor Dan Rather reached back 41 years. “1968 is the year closest to what we’re experiencing here in 2016,” he told MSNBC’s Chris Hayes. “The country really felt wrecked at times. Anti-war... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Larry King: Still King of the interviewpeople to talk to. Visitors in his fourth season _ the fifth begins this month,
Larry King: Still King of the interview
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
people to talk to. Visitors in his fourth season _ the fifth begins this month, with no break to speak of _ have included Dan Rather, 50 Cent, Tim Tebow, Eve, Stephen Hawking, Wendy Williams, Robert Redford, Marcia Clark, Joanna Newsom, Tracee... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Elie Wiesel's death spurs social media remembrancessocial media Saturday afternoon, where writers, entertainers and others vowed n
Elie Wiesel's death spurs social media remembrances
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
social media Saturday afternoon, where writers, entertainers and others vowed not to forget him. On his Facebook page, Dan Rather called Wiesel “a hero” and “a friend,” adding that “our global moral conscience has lost some of its strength... Read more
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New Kerala
Istanbul attack: Turkey, US, Russia learn lesson the hard way ( - newkerala.com #84566to, say, Tikrit last year? Is a resumption of US-Russia cooperation over Syria
Istanbul attack: Turkey, US, Russia learn lesson the hard way ( - newkerala.com #84566
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
to, say, Tikrit last year? Is a resumption of US-Russia cooperation over Syria causing anxiety among abandoned militants? Dan Rather, former CBS News anchor, described the air strikes on columns of ISIS vehicles on the highway outside Fallujah... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Former TV anchor just keeps on sinkingDan Rather was once important. Influential. Respected. Granted, there was that
Former TV anchor just keeps on sinking
Standard Democrat / Posted 29 days ago
Dan Rather was once important. Influential. Respected. Granted, there was that mysterious episode when Rather claimed to be mugged by some strange assailant. But it was Dan Rather and we gave him a pass. Then came along a juicy story about George... Read more
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examiner.com
The Monkees to kick off brand new live concert series on AXS TVand mixed martial arts promotions. Some of the programming includes “The X Fact
The Monkees to kick off brand new live concert series on AXS TV
examiner.com / Posted 29 days ago
and mixed martial arts promotions. Some of the programming includes “The X Factor UK,” “Nashville,” “The Big Interview With Dan Rather,” “Rock & Roll Road Trip With Sammy Hagar,” “Inside MMA” and “The World's Greatest Tribute Bands.”Suggested... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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11 News Houston
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
11 News Houston / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Cameras needed for police: Your Saysecurity detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he brok
Cameras needed for police: Your Say
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 30 days ago
security detail, including during the 1968 Democratic Convention, where he broke up a "scrum" involving many — including Dan Rather, then the on-the-floor reporter for Walter Cronkite and CBS. Thank goodness there was video available, as it... Read more
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