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  • 1978
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A durable newsmagazine mixing investigative pieces with human-interest and celebrity features that's ABC's oldest prime-time series despite its notoriously rocky premiere. (Hosts Robert Hughes and Harold Hayes lasted only that one show.)

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1992 April 17

First Aired: April 17, 1992

Barbara Walters interviews former hostage Terry Waite, who recounts his 1987 kidnapping in Beirut; the "primitive" conditions he lived under for nearly five years; and how he gave up a possible opportunity to escape.

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  • Premiered: June 6, 1978
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A durable newsmagazine mixing investigative pieces with human-interest and celebrity features that's ABC's oldest prime-time series despite its notoriously rocky premiere. (Hosts Robert Hughes and Harold Hayes lasted only that one show.) (more)

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