June 27th, 2008
11:57 PM ET

The Shot: Kiddie pool dive

Watch as Professor Splash dives 35 feet into a kiddie pool with a foot of water.

Filed under: T1 • The Shot
June 27th, 2008
09:30 PM ET

Live Blog from the Anchor Desk 6/27/08

It's Friday night!

Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. Hillary Clinton made a trip together from Washington to New Hampshire – and trip to Unity. They had a lot of alone time together. CNN's Candy Crowley was on the trip too and we'll hear her stories tonight.

We want to hear what you think about tonight's program. We’ll start posting comments to this blog at 10p ET and stop at 11p ET.

And don't forget about our live web camera from the 360° studio. We’ll turn the camera on at 945p ET and turn it off at 11p ET.

Filed under: Live Blog
June 27th, 2008
09:15 PM ET

Evening Buzz: Sharing the Stage

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Maureen Miller
AC360° Writer

Happy Friday! And, what a Friday its been on the campaign trail. By now, I'm betting you've seen the video. The priceless moment. Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton together again in of all places Unity, New Hampshire. Smart location. Give your campaign manager a raise for picking that town. (LOL!!) Tonight on 360, hear what both said to the crowd. Is it truly a united front? And, what about Bill? He was MIA at today's event. Will he EVER endorse Obama? Could there be bad blood between the two? We'd love to hear your thoughts. Blog away.

Sticking with the Unity gathering, Erica Hill is looking at the body language on stage. Did you notice all those smiles and hugs. Was it all just for the Kodak moment?

Also tonight, the worst case scenario comes true for one midwest town.


Filed under: Maureen Miller • The Buzz
June 27th, 2008
06:04 PM ET

"She rocks"

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Candy Crowley
Senior Political Corespondent


Travel Tip: New Hampshire is as hot in the summer as it is cold in the winter.

Best part of the trip to Unity: The Honorary Mayor introduced Obama and Clinton by telling us he's been a Republican all his life and voted for John McCain in the primary.

Readers Digest version:

She said any of her voters who were thinking about voting for McCain need to think again.

He started with an ode to Hillary, all historical and stuff, and then right in the middle he said, "She Rocks. That's what I'm trying to say."

Oh and a Clinton type dropped by as I was madly putting together a report to tell me that Hillary donated the maximum amount allowed to the Obama for President Campaign.

Also–sit down for this–Guess who else ponied up? William Jefferson Clinton

Wheels up back to DC


Filed under: Barack Obama • Candy Crowley • Hillary Clinton • Raw Politics • T1
June 27th, 2008
04:51 PM ET

The Fall…and Rise of the Clinton Empire

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Tom Foreman | BIO
AC360° Correspondent

Just when you thought it was safe to watch political news again, take a look at those pictures of her and Obama standing hand in hand, and brace yourselves, Hillary haters.

All of you out there who are celebrating because her campaign is over, all of you who danced in your living rooms when she made her concession speech, all of you who said “Finally, the era of the Clintons is over.”

And all of you whose hearts were broken by her defeat; raise your eyes.

Because many political watchers here in DC are convinced Hillary Clinton is emerging from this election stronger than she went in, despite her loss... FULL POST

Filed under: Barack Obama • Hillary Clinton • Raw Politics • Tom Foreman
June 27th, 2008
04:07 PM ET

Witness to history: North Korea destroys nuke tower

Today North Korea destroyed a water cooling tower at a facility where officials acknowledge they extracted plutonium to build nuclear weapons, CNN's Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour reported from the scene. Wanted to share two clips with you today:

Here is the footage from the demolition:



...Here's a vlog from CNN's Christiane Amanpour, sharing what it was like to watch history being made in Yongbyon, North Korea.


Filed under: 360° Radar • Christiane Amanpour • North Korea
June 27th, 2008
03:21 PM ET

Beat 360° 06/27/08

David M. Reisner
360° Digital Producer

It appears the captain has illuminated the ‘Beat 360°’ sign...

Everyday we post a picture – and you provide the caption. Our staff will get in on the action too.

Tune in every night at 10p ET to see if you are our favorite! Can you Beat 360°?

Here is the ‘Beat 360°’ pic of the day: Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton talk on board Obama's campaign plane June 27, 2008 en route to Manchester, New Hampshire.

Beat 360°

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Beat 360° Challenge

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Good luck to all!

UPDATE: Check out our Beat360° winners

Filed under: Beat 360° • David M. Reisner • T1
June 27th, 2008
03:06 PM ET

Zimbabwe votes: Refugees react

CNN's David McKenzie speaks with Zimbabweans at a refugee camp in Johannesburg, South Africa; sharing why they fled, why its not safe to vote, and what should be done to fix the country... He filed this vlog:

Filed under: 360° Radar • David McKenzie
June 27th, 2008
12:51 PM ET

There is substance here, somewhere

Candy Crowley
AC360° Correspondent

Touchdown Manchester.

Apparently nothing untoward happened on the plane because now they are riding in an RV together. Yet another lost opprtunity for a hidden tape recorder.

BTW; the campaign says they absolutely positively did not plan to have his tie match her suit.

I have failed you, dear reader–i tried for substance. I asked a top advisor for the substance of the day.

He laughed.

I pressed another for news of any day.


On cell now to see if i can find any..

We are off-a 16 vehicle motorcade not counting the new hampshire state police escort

Hour and a half drive to the Unity for Change rally in Unity, New Hampshire...in accidentally matching outfits.

Methinks they doth try too hard. It's giving me a sugar high.

Filed under: Candy Crowley • Raw Politics
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