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Name Drury, John

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 01-19-1987

Segments: -- Alton Coleman convicted in murder of WI child -- Bomb found under car in Morton Grove parking lot -- Murder of William Popp possibly motivated by argument with wife -- Voter registration drive closes -- Harold Washington appears at Martin Luther King celebration -- Jane Byrne sees herself as an alternative to "council wars" -- Terry Waite meets with hostage holders in Beirut -- Winter cold wave in Europe breaks leaving 300 dead -- Snow storm hits OK, KS, MO -- Snow storm misses Chicago, IN hit hard -- White Sox stadium legislation enacted, some residents picket -- Martin Luther King, Jr. remembered across nation on holiday -- Smoking ban implemented

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 01-20-1987

Segments: -- AIDS victims allowed to attend Wilmette public schools -- USG Corporation smoking ban angers some employees -- Jane Byrne blasts Harold Washington's hiring practices -- Harold Washington refutes Jane Byrne's allegations on hiring -- Harold Washington focuses on accomplishments and future plans -- Republican National Convention site set for New Orleans in 1988 -- Greylord trial: Raymond Sodini pleads guilty -- Alton Coleman death penalty hearing set for tomorrow -- Hijacker leaves Cuba after 20 year exile -- Airplane crash in MO kills 5, more feared dead -- Drug abuse: "Just Say No" parade slated for Chicago -- Peter Allen performs with Rockettes at Chi

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 01-21-1987

Segments: -- Elizabeth Dole urges drug testing for transportation workers -- AIDS victim well received at Wilmette school -- Harold Washington fundraiser nets $1mil for campaign -- Jane Byrne fundraiser nets $22,000 for campaign -- Female hiring in city government becomes campaign issue -- Harold Washington to receive US Conference of Mayors award -- Bribery conviction results in prision term for Carmen Aiello -- Murder conviction for 2 Chicagoans overturned -- Gary Dotson sentenced for hit-and-run accident -- Calcium supplements offer little benefit for aging bones -- Daily Herald newspaper changes look to lure readers -- Rescue of 2 children from Canadian lake su

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 01-22-1987

Segments: -- Philippine protestors fired upon, 12 killed -- Suicide committed by PA treasurer at news conference -- Jewel stores innocent of negligence in 1985 salmonella outbreak -- Jane Byrne charges Washington derilict in building development -- Gay rights bill supported by Harold Washington -- AIDS threat at school raises parental concern in Wilmette -- Snow storm paralyzes the east -- Jerry Cosention pulls state funds from banks with high rates -- Father and Son Pizza reviewed (Ward)

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 01-23-1987

Segments: -- Jane Byrne leads Harold Washington in Eyewitness news poll -- Harold Washington trails Jane Byrne in Eyewitness news poll -- Mayoral election margins narrow, close race expected -- Republicans denied more independent observers for voter canvass -- Drug testing plan introduced by fire department -- Terry Waite attends secret hostage negotiations -- Kidnapping in Beirut, two West Germans abducted -- Protest by students in Spain turns violent -- George Halas heirs battle over inheritance -- Snow storm forces east coast to dig out -- Cold temperatures grip Chicago -- House music hits big in Britain

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 02-20-1987

Segments: -- Harold Washington blankets city searching for votes -- Jane Byrne blankets city searching for votes -- Donald Haider sees democrats as sabotaging his campaign -- Tower commission claims coverup in Iran-Contra affair -- Iran-Contra report claims coverup by White House -- Cardinal Joseph Bernardin protests condom TV ads -- Condom ads postponed by Chicago network affiliates -- Drug bust nets stolen goods -- Fire bombing on southwest side deemed "racially motivated" -- "The Good Wife" reviewed (Ebert)

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 02-16-1987

Segments: -- Harold Washington rally jams Chicago Auditorium -- Freedom Riders arrival in Chicago cricized by Jane Byrne -- Election judges rally for better pay -- John Demjanjuk, accused Nazi war criminal, goes to trial -- Terry Waite receives pledge of help from Lebanese president -- Fighting breaks out between Shiite and Palestinian forces -- Arson suspected in fatal fire at 3301 S Morgan -- Edward Stefanich relieved of church duties -- Jerry Hall goes to trial on drug charges -- Infant inner ear damage caused by loud noises -- Cancer linked to lunchmeat, eggs and gravy -- Cancer patient Crystal Shannon improving

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 02-17-1987

Segments: -- Harold Washington pushes hard in mayoral campaign -- Freedom Riders cause controversy for Harold Washington -- Jane Byrne tones down television ads -- Election judges: Special judges nixed in purged voter restoration -- Parking ticket crackdown forces some violators to pay up -- Greylord trial nets three convictions -- Train wreck in Brazil kills 51 -- Robert Gates testifies at CIA confirmation hearing -- Stock market enjoys record one day gain -- General Motors loses to Ford in 1986 profits race -- Royal family skis in Switzerland -- Poland sanctions lifted by Reagan -- USSR frees dissident -- USSR opens classrooms to American students

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 02-18-1987

Segments: -- Chicagofest woes continue to haunt Jane Byrne -- Jane Byrne steps up campaign for mayor -- Harold Washington speaks to large cross section of voters -- Tower commission to question Robert McFarlane -- Frank Masic found murdered in apartment -- AIDS awareness increases in IL -- Avalanche buries 6 skiers in Breckenridge, CO -- Ring returned to owner after spending 27 years lodged in toilet -- "Over the Top" reviewed (Ebert)

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 02-19-1987

Segments: -- Harold Washington makes 9 campaign stops in one day -- Jane Byrne cheered and jeered at various campaign stops -- Vrdolyak remains in mayoral race; continues campaigning -- Vote fraud charged: Registration rolls possibly padded -- Mario Cuomo decides not to seek presidency -- Avalanche victim still missing in CO -- Robbery suspect nabbed with help of alert Miami radio audience -- Fire guts apartment at 4934 N Kedzie -- AIDS school test draws controversy in Oak Park -- Drug testing increases for federal workers -- Emily Haddad, 5 year old jazz singer, makes Chicago debut -- Harold's Chicken Shack restaurant reviewed (Ward)

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MBC Highlights - TV Academy Salutes Fahey Flynn and Frank Reynolds

Posthumous tributes are paid to veteran TV newsmen Fahey Flynn and Frank Reynolds by friends and colleagues at Chicago's Marriott Hotel.

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 04-13-1987

Segments: -- Perry Hutchinson indicted for insurance fraud -- Aldermanic votes recounted in 25th Ward -- Niles Sherman sues for new 21st Ward election -- Edward Burke vows fight to keep finance post -- Vrdolyak comments on his failed mayoral bid -- Dead newborn left at garbage dump by mother -- Jeanine Nicarico parents charge improprieties in murder probe -- Gary Hart announces presidential bid -- Arms and spy talks begin for George Schultz in Moscow -- Cat rescued after falling into fiberglass dinosaur -- Passover begins with Seder -- Income tax deadline puts pressure on preparers

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 04-17-1987

Segments: -- Murder victim at 4178 N. Clarendon was senior widow -- Salem Children's Home workers convicted of manslaughter -- Jesse Jackson meets with Dallas Green on minority hiring -- Tariffs on some Japanese products introduced by Reagan -- Genetic patenting of animals concerns some -- Icon owned by Rogers Park family "weeps" -- Good Friday marked by Christians worldwide -- "Evil Dead 2" reviewed (Ebert)

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 04-12-1987

Segments: -- Edward Burke may lose finance chair -- UAW pushes for jobs and income security at convention -- Murder of high school counselor probed -- Murder victim is Yellow Cab driver -- Jack Farmer manhunt continues -- Parking ticket amnesty program extended -- Texaco files bankruptcy -- Chemical leak forces evacuations in Pittsburg, PA -- Summit talks may be last chance for US/USSR arms agreement -- Abandonded baby identified by parents, police doubt story -- Tower in Cicero demolished by dynamite -- Pope celebrates Palm Sunday in Argentina -- Palm Sunday church protest recalled

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 04-15-1987

Segments: -- Income tax procrastinators rush to beat deadline -- Bears west side stadium proposal met with residents' protests -- Chemical firm may face criminal charges in Gary, IN leak -- Bombing of Kokomo, IN courthouse blamed on convict -- Bridge on Kinzie St. crushes taxicab, bridge tender suspended -- John Hinckley visitation rights for Easter revoked -- Amy Carter & Abbie Hoffman dismissed in disorderly conduct case -- Abused child, Natashia Gibbs, becomes ward of IL -- "The Secret of My Success" reviewed (Ebert)

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 04-16-1987

Segments: -- Harold Washington gains control of City Council -- City Council reorganization benefits Harold Washington -- Edward Burke stripped of City Council finance chair -- Tim Evans wins City Council finance chair -- Morton Thiokol, Inc. used NASA money for slush fund, says ex-worker -- Gary Hart campaign funds seized -- Bridge tender sued by Yellow Cab Co., alcohol was a factor -- Taxicab driver crushed by Kinzie St. bridge mourned -- Auto emissions loophole threatens EPA pollution program -- Shooting fells 3 on west side -- Ann Landers successor search narrows to lucky 7 -- Easter dinner ideas reviewed (Ward) -- Lotto 7 ticket sales start today

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 05-13-1987

Segments: -- Dogs attack senior handyman at 9441 S. Indiana -- Nancy Clay killed in fire at 111 E. Wacker -- Drinking wine coolers cause deaths of 2 Hammond, IN teens -- Edwin "Bill" Berry dies at age 77 -- CHA appointees nominated by Harold Washington -- Operation Incubator indictments expected tomorrow -- Robert McFarlane loses temper during Iran/Contra questioning -- Cocaine trafficking examined (Cocaine, Inc., Levine, Part 3) -- Field Museum receives Paloma Picasso gem

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 05-11-1987

Segments: -- Storms bring lightning, hail, flooding and power outages to area -- Sandra Fabiano supporters rally in Palos Hills -- Kidnap victim Rosemary Williams found, abductor arrested -- Harold Washington addresses IL Democratic Unity Fundraiser -- Marian Humes indictment expected in Operation Incubator probe -- Perry Hutchinson indictment expected in Incubator probe -- Robert McFarlane chose hostage for Iran/Contra release plan -- Trial of Klaus Barbie: Opening arguments heard -- Airplane crash in Poland: Memorial service held in Chicago -- Cocaine trafficking examined (Cocaine, Inc., Levine, Part 1) -- Metro Magazine profiled

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 05-14-1987

Segments: -- Operation Incubator: Second wave of indictments handed down -- Morgan Finley indicted in Operation Incubator probe -- Michael Lambesis indicted in Operation Incubator probe -- Clarence McClain indicted in Operation Incubator probe -- Perry Hutchinson indicted in Operation Incubator probe -- Marian Humes indicted in Operation Incubator probe -- John Adams indicted in Operation Incubator probe -- Melvin DuBrock indicted in Operation Incubator probe -- Clarence McClain role in Operatin Incubator examined -- CHA scattered site receivership ordered by judge -- Trial of Brzeczek: Defendant found not guilty -- Auto strikes and kills pedestrian at Nelson & Cal

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Chicago Local News (ABC7) - 05-15-1987

Segments: -- Sandra Fabiano sued by allegedly molested child's parents -- Harold Lewis 1979 bribery involvement may hurt CHA nomination -- Perry Hutchinson comments on his Operation Incubator indictment -- Reagan's memory fails on Iran/Contra ransom/rescue plan approval -- Fawn Hall accused of smuggling documents in her underwear -- Robbery attempt at 69th and Winchester leaves 1 dead -- Mobster John Fecurrata died for botching Spilatro hit, say police -- PTL Club reports $92mil missing from its coffers -- Rita Hayworth dies at age 68 -- Frank Sinatra blasts critics of his 1981 Sun City performance -- Clayton Lonetree faces court-martial hearing -- Abduction by ext

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Men of Fire -

A look at the early methods of firefighting in Chicago and how modern technology and techniques have developed.

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Storm Over Lake Michigan -

The growing pollution problem in Lake Michigan is documented.

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Funeral -

A special live broadcast of the funeral of Chicago's John Cardinal Cody. This program also includes a history of Cody's life and career.

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Dwight D. Eisenhower - General, President, Statesman

A look at the life and career of Dwight D. Eisenhower following his death.

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MBC Presents - An Afternoon with John Drury

Chicago news anchor John Drury reviews his personal life and career at WTMJ-TV, WBBM-TV, WGN-TV and WLS-TV. Mr. Drury candidly discusses scandals during the Jane Byrne administration, investigative reporting, his association with Fahey Flynn, "Happy Talk" news and the rivalry between broadcast and newspaper journalism. Includes highlight reel of Mr. Drury's career as a television journalist.