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Cheney Health #1068479

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 18, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(No location given: Sanjay Gupta) New revelations about former Vice President Dick Cheney’s heart problems reviewed; details given about cardiologist Jonathan Reiner††’s order for the wireless feature in Cheney’s implanted defibrillator to be disabled out of fear of a terrorist assassination attempt. [REINER – says he worried about the vice president having a device that someone could hack into.] [For "60 Minutes," CHENEY – reacts to the episode in the TV show “Homeland” in which the vice president is killed; says he did not worry about his physical health impacting his judgment & cognition.]

Pelley, Scott;
Gupta, Sanjay

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