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Kennedy Death #176030

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 02, 1998
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Hyannisport: Morton Dean) The private wake at the home of Ethel Kennedy for her son Michael Kennedy, who was killed in a skiing accident, featured; scenes shown from Hyannisport, Massachusetts, of the family gathering. [Representative Joe KENNEDY, sister Kathleen Kennedy TOWNSEND - comment on the tragedy.] The scandals plaguing Michael in 1997 reviewed. [RFK Memorial former executive director Philip JOHNSTON - comments.]

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Aspen, Colorado: Tom Foreman) The dangerous sport of skiing and playing "football" examined; scenes shown from the ski slopes of Aspen, Colorado. [Witness Ted WYDEN, ski instructor Kimberlee MATHEWS- talk about skiing in control.] [Parent Melanie STEVENS - offers views on helmets.]

Dean, Morton;
Foreman, Tom;
Sawyer, Forrest

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