MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Mon, 27 Sep 2021 07:51:46 +0000 Today in History for June 17th http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/b1038b335c75479d901aefdc6c0aa4f2 Highlights of this day in history: The Watergate scandal begins to unfold; The Battle of Bunker Hill during the American Revolution; O.J. Simpson arrested in the slayings of his ex-wife Nicole and Ronald Goldman; Singer Kate Smith dies. (June 17) b1038b335c75479d901aefdc6c0aa4f2 Thu, 17 Jun 2021 00:13:20 +0000 RESTRICTION SUMMARY: AP CLIENTS ONLY SHOTLIST:SOURCE - RESTRICTIONLocation - Date1. See Script STORYLINE: June 17th, 1972:  (AP Photos / AP Archive Video)One of America's greatest political scandals begins to unfold in Washington, D.C.Five burglars are arrested inside the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate complex.Lawrence O'Brien --- at the time, the chairman of the DNC --- later says this was no ordinary burglary.(SOT of O'Brien)The Watergate scandal forces Richard Nixon to become the first President to resign, more than two years later.1775:  (AP Photos)During the American Revolution, Colonial forces and British troops fight the Battle of Bunker Hill, near Boston.The battle, which actually happens on Breed's Hill, is a costly victory for the British, who suffer heavy losses.1994:  (AP Photos)(SOT of Cowlings with 911)O.J. Simpson is arrested, after leading police on a low-speed chase in Southern California.The ex-football player is charged with murder in the slaying of his ex-wife Nicole and Ronald Goldman.Simpson is acquitted at his criminal trial, but he's ordered to pay millions to the victims' families in his civil trial.And, 1986:(AP Photos)(NAT of "God Bless America")Singer Kate Smith --- best known for her rendition of "God Bless America" --- dies in Raleigh, North Carolina.She was 79.Today in History, June 17th --- ___ ___, The Associated Press.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Highlights of this day in history: The Watergate scandal begins to unfold; The Battle of Bunker Hill during the American Revolution; O.J. Simpson arrested in the slayings of his ex-wife Nicole and Ronald Goldman; Singer Kate Smith dies. (June 17) Today in History for June 17th