Television news has given us the chance to witness history as it happened. As part of TV Guide Magazine's 60th anniversary, we look back at the breaking stories and interviews that viewers will never forget.
1. John F. Kennedy assassination (1963) TV anchors (particularly Walter Cronkite) provide solace and real-time reporting when the nation needs it most. After four days of continuous coverage from Dallas, where JFK was killed, and Arlington, where he was laid to rest, TV Guide Magazine declares, "The medium gained a new sense of what it could do."read more
DCI Vera Stanhope is obsessive about her work and driven by her own demons; and her most trusted and long-suffering colleague is DS Joe Ashworth - her right-hand man and surrogate son. watch
DCI Vera Stanhope investigates after two young people are killed in the same way: placed in water and surrounded by flowers. watch