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Way Back Wednesday: Baby Jessica rescued

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  • Way Back Wednesday: 25 years since Baby Jessica's rescue from a well
  • It was one of the most memorable moments of the decade
  • Watch it as it happened then

It's been 25 years since the story of Jessica McClure dominated newscasts -- and made CNN a breaking-news juggernaut.

The nation waited and watch to see what would become of Baby Jessica, who got stuck in a well. It took rescuers 58 hours to pull the 18-month-old out of the ground.

See one of the most dramatic and memorable moments in television history for yourself.

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