On This Day September 15
1963 – Four young black girls are killed in a bombing at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, that investigators determine to be a racially motivated terrorist attack. The bombing, which shocks the nation, is Birmingham’s third in 11 days following a federal order to integrate the Alabama schools.
Own a Piece of This Day
The Very Best Of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
Hits like “Sherry,” “Let’s Hang On,” “Walk Like a Man,” and “Big Girls Don’t Cry” match the Four Seasons’ glorious vocalizing with unstoppable drum-driven rhythm tracks. Valli dives into the material with real sensitivity, connecting with the romantic pathos of “Dawn (Go Away),” “Rag Doll,” and similar tunes, animating each lyric with his trademark falsetto.
All The Best - The Hits / Tina Turner
Undeniably the most dynamic female soul singer in the history of music, Tina Turner has built a musical legacy — and this collection captures most of it, with beloved hits including “Proud Mary,” “What’s Love Got to Do With It,” “Private Dancer,” “We Don’t Need Another Hero,” and many more.
While the World Watched
In a highly personal account, author Carolyn McKinstry — a survivor of the horrific 1963 Ku Klux Klan bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama — offers the rare perspective of both a child and an eyewitness to some of the most jarring aspects of blacks’ fight for civil rights.
Sisters in Law
The author of the celebrated “Victory” tells the fascinating story of the intertwined lives of Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the first and second women to serve as U.S. Supreme Court justices.
Harrison Ford and Tommy Lee Jones race through the breathless manhunt movie based on the classic TV series. Ford is prison escapee Dr. Richard Kimble, a Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife and determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime.
And Then There Were None
From legendary mystery author and playwright Agatha Christie. Ten people, each with something to hide and something to fear, are invited to a isolated mansion on Indian Island by a host who, surprisingly, fails to appear. On the island they are cut off from everything but each other and the inescapable shadows of their own past lives. One by one, the guests share the darkest secrets of their wicked pasts. And one by one, they die…