April 18th, 2012
09:44 PM ET

CNN prime time: Dick Clark's influence, Clinton's words for N. Korean leader

Dick Clark's impact on race and music

Forget color, agenda or social position. "American Bandstand" was all about the music. On CNN's "The Situation Room," Jack Cafferty looks at the impact the late Dick Clark had on the music industry by providing a stage for those who otherwise might have struggled to get such exposure.

Clinton to Kim Jong Un: Reform N. Korea

"Be the kind of leader ... that can move North Korea into the modern world." That's part of what Secretary of State Hillary Clinton would tell Kim Jong Un if she had the chance to speak with the country's young leader. Listen to what else Clinton would have to say as she sits down with CNN's Wolf Blitzer in Brussels.

New Martin judge will 'apply the law'

There's a new judge in the case of the man accused of shooting Trayvon Martin, and he's not one to agonize over decisions. He just applies the law. CNN's Erin Burnett talks to a panel of analysts who give us some insight into the way Judge Kenneth Lester Jr. operates.

soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. aj

    I got some words for our gov't.

    Stop wasting money on foreign aid and oil subsidies. Pay off our national debt please and invest in infrastructure.

    April 18, 2012 at 11:48 pm | Report abuse |
  2. N Tyler

    R.I.P. Dick Clark my prays go out to the family.I grow up on American Band Stand and Soul Train. That was the good old days

    April 19, 2012 at 1:55 am | Report abuse |
  3. billybob

    Seriously? Move N. Korea into a modern world? How about they fix their famine issues before making a space station and a Dear Leader Pad.

    April 19, 2012 at 2:31 am | Report abuse |
  4. norma

    Sorry Big D , your time is up

    April 19, 2012 at 4:21 am | Report abuse |