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  1. From the pannoni4 channel, a June 30, 1981 edition of the CBS Evening News. To my knowledge, this is the first time I've run across a CBS newscast from the period where they were transitioning from the Walter Cronkite era graphics to use Handel Gothic as the font before switching early in 1982 to the Serifa typeface used until late November 1987. https://youtu.be/AQVZ9Otul7o
  2. 1990 WRC special report on the cocaine trial of Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry https://youtu.be/01am066Og5c
  3. If there were any few remaining doubts about WWOR being a New Jersey station in name only, the beginning of 9 Broadcast Plaza's (sold late last year) date with the wrecking ball should put it to rest. https://www.nj.com/hudson/2019/06/bye-bye-channel-9-demolition-begins-at-secaucus-based-tv-station.html
  4. One other note regarding Deck Shuffling number 248 or so at CBS News, and that is the newscast moving to Washington in the fall on a permanent basis. https://www.cbsnews.com/news/cbs-news-announces-anchor-changes-at-cbs-this-morning-and-cbs-evening-news/ Going off what I remember reading about, the last time a Big 3 newscast was based at least in part in the nation's capital was during Frank Reynolds' tenure as part of the original 3-man crew for ABC World News Tonight (feel free to correct me if I'm wrong)
  5. So it looks like meteorologists returning to the Hampton Roads region after leaving elsewhere looks like a trend so far (coupling the following with Jeff Edmondson returning to WAVY) Craig Moeller, newly dropped from KSDK in St. Louis, heading back to WVEC to return for a "great opportunity" (WVEC already has 5 meteorologists and per a tweet by Jeff Lawson he's going to be meteorologist number 6) https://www.ftvlive.com/sqsp-test/2019/4/29/gone-in-st-louis
  6. Short (partial?) ABC Evening News broadcast covering Richard Nixon going to China, with Sam Donaldson (probably one of the earliest clips where it was obvious Sam had some cheap Astroturf on his head) anchoring. https://youtu.be/-CDu_xfEk_s
  7. Nicole Livas officially started as WVEC 5:30 & 11:00 anchor on yesterday https://pilotonline.com/entertainment/tv/larry-bonko/article_076fea82-4695-11e9-bb0d-67f7ffaad68c.html
  8. If we're including production music that was used later for news, 615 Music commissioned a production track called "This Just In" (basically a store-brand knockoff of Move Closer to Your World) that got used for a fictional newscast on some episodes of Disney Channel's "Lizzie McGuire". Interestingly, around the time that show wound down in 2004, Springfield, IL PBS station WEIU used it for theirnewscasts for a few years and it has also been used by a couple of stations in Puerto Rico.
  9. From the pannoni4 channel, the March 13, 1989 CBS Evening News https://youtu.be/pcNQYwFIkEE
  10. Sports videos from my birthday batch celebrating my 32nd birthday (all from a 1998 Sunday Night Football game between the Minnesota Vikings and Jacksonville Jaguars on ESPN) Intro Halftime Report Promo for the following week
  11. From my apparent tradition of uploading the number of videos matching the birthday I'm celebrating, here are two news-related videos from this birthday batch. 1990 WTKR Promo (Sports: Bob Rathbun) December 7, 1992 WAVY News 10 Tease (Alveta Ewell)
  12. From eyeontv, a series of WDVM "The One to Watch" promos from 1983. https://youtu.be/N9XeihqSLx0
  13. NBA on NBC doubleheader promo from February 3, 1996 https://youtu.be/I48I3sX4ziw
  14. February 19, 2001 WBTV coverage of the aftermath following the death of Dale Earnhardt https://youtu.be/wj01RakiXP4 And some from my first upload batch of 2019, all from February 3, 1996 1996 WAVY Promo (Super Bowl Giveaway) 1996 WAVY News 10 Promo (Shades of Grey) (report on interracial marriages by longtime morning anchor Don Roberts) 1996 NBC News Promo (Dateline NBC)
  15. If you ever wondered what a newscast for WGPR (now CBS O&O WWJ) looked like before CBS took control, here's a sample (courtesy of the FuzzyMemories channel) from 1981. 1981 WGPR "Big City News" Morning Report (partial)
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