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October 07, 2010

Winning The Nobel Peace Prize

WINNING THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

Tomorrow, the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize will be announced. Thirteen years ago, American Jody Williams received an early morning phone call telling her she had just received the Nobel Peace Prize. In 1997 it was awarded to her and the organization she worked for - the International Campaign to Ban Landmines.

Much More Than Parking Cars

Hagan Myers works at a parking garage. One night, he was just about to clock out for the week when he was delayed. A pregnant woman and her husband, who had parked their car in the lot near the maternity ward at University of Iowa Hospital, realized they weren’t going to make it into the hospital before giving birth. While the mother worked through rapid contractions and the stunned father looked on, Hagan leapt into action. Hagan joins Dick to tell the story of what happened - and the unexpected reward he got after the baby was born.

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