ABC News Radio Announces Three 1-Hour Specials Ahead of 4th of July Weekend
Second Tour: Military Vets Making a Difference, Red White & BBQ & Car Crazy: America’s Love Affair With Cars
June 16, 2014 — Second Tour: Military Vets Making a Difference: Now home, American war veterans continue to give back to their communities and to their fellow citizens. Hosted by ABC’s Aaron Katersky, the one-hour special “Second Tour: Military Vets Making a Difference” tells the amazing stories of the continued selflessness and strength from men and women who have returned home from war. From Vietnam veteran Bob Nevins, who helps other veterans combat the effects of PTSD through interactions with horses, to Dale Beatty, a former soldier who lost both legs in battle who now helps construct homes for fellow injured soldiers, these stories will not only amaze, but inspire.
Red White & BBQ: With summer in full swing, it’s time to really turn up the heat! Hosted by ABC’s Scott Goldberg, “Red White & BBQ” has all of the best tips to make your summer BBQ the best on the block. Dishing on everything from marinades and meats to desserts and decorations, you’ll learn quick and easy ideas to impress your friends and family. Oh, and don’t worry vegetarians, we have tips for you, too!
Car Crazy: America’s Love Affair With Cars: “Safety first!” Mom has always been right, and when it comes to cars, this advice has never been more important. Join ABC’s Alex Stone for “Car Crazy: America’s Love Affair With Cars,” a one-hour special that dishes on the latest technology and safety trends influencing the auto industry today. Before you hit the road for vacation, tune in to learn valuable tips and insights to keep you and your family safe this summer.
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