By Gordonskene September 20, 2011 1:04 pm -
News for September 16-17, 1948. Berlin Airlift, Cold War tensions, Soviet Union, Romania ousts U.S. employees on grounds of espionage. Berlin reports. Communist Hearings resume in Washington. 1948 Presidential campaigns begins. Count Folke Bernadotte, UN mediator in Middle East is assassinated - Stern Gang implicated. End of Civil War outbreak in India. Dr. Norbert Wiener introduces Cybernetics and The 20th Century Limited begins its maiden run.