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Atlanta, Georgia / Olympic Games / Park Bombing #613711

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 28, 1996
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(Atlanta: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Fred Francis) The investigation of Saturday's bombing at Atlanta's Olympic Park featured; scenes shown of FBI agents gathering evidence; the FBI's checklist for the search and various sources of evidence detailed. [Deputy attorney general Jamie GORELICK, FBI's David TUBBS - comment.] Today's series of threats reviewed.

(Atlanta: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Kenley Jones) Nervous times in Atlanta in the aftermath of the pipe bombing in the park featured. [Two VISITORS - comment.] [Former FBI director William SESSIONS - talks about pipe bombs and how they could be traced by "tags."] [White House Chief of Staff Leon PANETTA - says taggings were dropped from the anti-terrorist legislation due to political pressure.]

(Atlanta: Tom Brokaw) Interview held with Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell. [CAMPBELL - talks about the course of the investigation; says the city cannot be held hostage to terrorism; points out that he visited the family of bomb victim Alice Hawthorne.]

(Atlanta: Tom Brokaw) The FBI's ruling that the Turkish cameraman, who died of a heart attack while rushing to cover the bombing, is a victim of the bomber as well reported.

(Atlanta: Bob Dotson) The story of the late Alice Hawthorne presented. [Husband John STUBBS - complains that the Olympic committee has not contacted him; talks about the bomber.] [In Albany, Georgia, NEIGHBOR - reacts.]

(Atlanta: Tom Brokaw) The Hawthorne story further clarified.

Brokaw, Tom;
Dotson, Bob;
Francis, Fred;
Jones, Kenley

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