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The Big Broadcast: Aug. 17, 2014

  • 07:00p Johnny Dollar
    09/25-26/56 Meg's Palace Pts. 2-3 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:18)
  • 07:30p Dragnet
    11/09/52 #177 Big Dive (NBC) (25:28)
  • 08:00p Gunsmoke
    10/30/55 #186 The Choice (CBS) (20:38)
  • 08:30p Fibber McGee & Molly
    11/21/39 Overdue Library Book (Johnson's Wax) (NBC) (29:46)
  • 09:00p MGM Theater
    1949-50 #41 Public Hero Number One (Synd) (55:52)
  • 10:00p Suspense
    05/31/45 August Heat w/Ronald Coleman (Roma Wines) (CBS) (29:36)
  • 10:30p Escape
    03/14/48 Log of the Evening Star w/Jack Web (Sus.) (CBS) (29:24)
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Speed Dating For Seniors Who Aren't Interested In Slowing Down

A new film follows daters ages 70 to 90 looking for love in five-minute intervals. "Speed dating for seniors" may sound funny, but The Age of Love is really about our lifelong need for intimacy.
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Eat Your Veggies! Even The Ones From Fukushima

Foods from Fukushima, Japan, are back to pre-accident levels of radiation but people still aren't eating them. One way to ease concerns: a chemical that blocks radioactive cesium from entering plants.
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'Zionist Union' Party Creates A Stir In Israeli Elections

The opposition to Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud Party in the Israeli elections calls itself the "Zionist Union" as it looks to claim the country's middle-ground voters.
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'Respect The Robot': Giant Robots Oversee Traffic In Kinshasa

Two giant robots have directed traffic in the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo since 2013. This week three others joined them.

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