April 4, 1960 - Ike Heaps Praise - Cuba Heaps Disdain.

April 4, 1960 - Republicans kick off Presidential race. Violence escalates in South Africa. Cause of crash of National Airlines Plane in North Carolina ruled to be a bomb. Largest Communist Youth Rally staged in Havana. Oscars coming up this evening.

July 12, 1960- The Convention Going On.

News of the day for July 12, 1960. All about the Democratic Convention being held in Los Angeles and speculation over who front-runner Senator John F. Kennedy would pick as a running mate.