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Memorial Service for Muhammad Ali

Written by Fred Vigeant, Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio | Jun 9, 2016 5:41 PM

Friday June 10 at 2:00pm WITF 89-5 and 93-3 will present an NPR News Special featuring live coverage of the memorial for boxing champion Muhammad Ali.

Join Melissa Block as mourners gather in Louisville, Kentucky, to pay tribute to the boxer and civil rights activist. You'll also hear remembrances from former President Bill Clinton, journalist Bryant Gumbel and King Abdullah of Jordan.

The NPR News Special, remembering Muhammad Ali begins Friday at 2:00pm and tenatively planned to run to about 4:00pm.  This will preempt Science Friday and Fresh Air. 

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