Vice-President Al Gore's oversees the Boeing 777 jetliners deal with China.
Benji Kirkpatrick is performing Jimi Hendrix songs with no electric guitar in sight.
Bob Geldof, Ronnie Wood and others remember rock 'n' roll music promoter Bill Graham.
NY Yankees manager Billy Martin quits.
Times journalist Valerie Grove nominates the 'Peanuts' cartoonist Charles M Schulz.
Journalist Valerie Grove chooses Charles M Schulz, creator of the Peanuts cartoon strip.
Alistair Cooke commemorates the life of Charles Schultz, the creator of Charlie Brown.
Should Americans celebrate, or be embarrased by, Columbus Day?
George H W Bush chooses Dan Quayle as Vice-Presidential candidate.
Death of Elvis. Carter's move away from liberal promises.
Should we remember Henry Kissinger as America's wise strategist or its ruthless operator?
A look at the daily tasks and problems faced by New York's mayor Ed Koch.
We join choreographer Claire Cunningham as she creates a new work for disabled dancers.
An electrifying performance on NBC TV in December 1968 restored Elvis's reputation.
Former Ulster Unionist leader David Trimble explains his devotion to Elvis Presley.
Paul Morley tells a parallel story of Elvis and America
John Tusa talks to architect Frank Gehry about his work.
The musician Ice-T talks to Front Row about his documentary on the history of rap music.
A look at the life and career of songwriter Irving Berlin at the age of 100.
How 3 months in rural Devon influenced one of the greatest chroniclers of urban New York.
Vishva Samani explores author JD Salinger's enduring relationship with Hindu philosophy.
His former girlfriend Kathy Etchingham shows John Wilson around the central London flat.
Peace-loving veteran's wish is granted with East German funeral.
Northumbrian musician Kathryn Tickell applauding the 'absolute madness' of Percy Grainger
Senator Kennedy bows out of next presidential election.
Kurt Vonnegut on Kurt Vonnegut, with a little help from Josie Long
Lenny Henry explores a transformative moment in the career of late comedian Richard Pryor.
Snow storms threaten to swamp NY Mayor Koch.
Presidential hopeful Mondale gets fighting mad in the campaign.