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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 08, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local school closing information on screen.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) Another visit to North Korea by former pro basketball player Dennis Rodman reviewed; scenes shown of him singing “Happy Birthday” to Korean leader Kim Jong Un and playing basketball with other former NBA players against a North Korean team; details given about his criticism of American hostage Kenneth Bae. [RODMAN – comments on Bae.] [Bae's sister Terry CHUNG†- says this is not a game.] [Former U.N. Ambassador Bill RICHARDSON†- says Rodman may have given North Korea cover for keeping Bae longer.]

Williams, Brian;
Mitchell, Andrea

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