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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.

(New York: Anne Thompson) The renewed debate over global warming examined in light of the recent spate of severely cold weather; diagrams shown; details given about the heat waves in Brazil & Australia; scenes shown of animals eating popsicles at the zoo in Rio de Janeiro. [MAN – says he does not believe in global warming.] [Weather Underground Jeff MASTERS†- says you can’t look at a single event.] [National Center for Atmospheric Research Kevin TRENBERTH†- comments on the drought in California.] [Comedian Jon STEWART – jokes about the doubters.]

Williams, Brian;
Thompson, Anne

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