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McWilliams brought Hawaii news of RFK's assassination

By A.J. McWhorter

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 08, 2014

~~<p>At 9:15 p.m. Hawaii Standard Time on June 4, 1968, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Kennedy had just given his victory speech after winning the California Democratic primary.</p>
<p>KHON reporter and anchor Tom McWilliams was in the newsroom that Tuesday night preparing for the 10 o'clock news. This month we look back at McWilliams' recollection of covering the assassination of RFK and his decade of broadcasting in Hawaii.</p>
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At 9:15 p.m. Hawaii Standard Time on June 4, 1968, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Kennedy had just given his victory speech after winning the California Democratic primary.

KHON reporter and anchor Tom McWilliams was in the newsroom that Tuesday night preparing for the 10 o'clock news. This month we look back at McWilliams' recollection of covering the assassination of RFK and his decade of broadcasting in Hawaii. Login for more...



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