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ABC News Radio Produces Kennedy Special

Diane Sawyer hosts you-are-there look at Kennedy assassination

ABC News Radio has produced a special program for marking the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Pres. John F. Kennedy, for airing on ABC Radio News affiliates.

Called “Three Shots Rang Out: An ABC News Special — The JFK Assassination 50 Years Later,” the program is hosted by Diane Sawyer.

According to a release, the program is designed to “take listeners back to Dealey Plaza in Dallas, Texas on November 22, 1963 and the moment the assassination happened.”

It adds that the program will have: “The first audio reports of the assassination of President Kennedy; real-time ABC News Radio special reports, along with live reports from Dallas, Texas and Washington, D.C.; eyewitness accounts from that day in history and their reflections fifty years later; highlights from key newsmakers of the day, including Secret Service officers, Dallas police, Lee Harvey Oswald’s landlady and a doctor who tried to save the lives of President Kennedy and Lee Harvey Oswald.

A special extended version has been produced for