THURSDAY 10/21 (from 05/12/20) Today on HERE & THERE: The plan for mercenary guerrillas to overthrow the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro— pressed and led by former US Special Forces fighters— seemed to have little chance of success even before it was penetrated by Venezuelan intelligence. AP's Latin America Bureau Chief Joshua Goodman broke the story back in May and tells it here, in depth, on HERE & THERE, right after the 4 o’clock news.
Trinity At 75: A Series By Dennis Carroll
This year is the 75th anniversary of the Trinity Test in southern New Mexico. It was the first detonation of a nuclear device—the unleashing of the unholy might of the tiny atom. To mark the occasion, reporter Dennis Carroll, in an ongoing series of reports, examines what we have learned about the changing attitudes, the shroud of secrecy, claims of bad science and the apparent utter disregard for Trinity’s neighbors that now surround the test and its aftermath decades later.