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America Rising / Investigation #642439

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 19, 2001
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) The investigation into the terror attacks in the US reported; details given of claims that some of the pilots of the four hijacked planes were murdered before the planes crashed and the discounting of the threat of a September 22 terror threat. [Earlier, President BUSH - says the terrorists slit women's throats.] [Attorney General John ASHCROFT - says the terror networks are supported in several other countries.] Reports of the meeting of hijacker Mohamed Atta with an Iraqi intelligence official and the detention of Zacarias Moussaoui noted.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Bush's White House meeting with reporters presented. [BUSH - says the government is on alert; says the American people are united; says there is no war on religion; says the Muslim faith is peaceful; says the economy has slowed down even further.]

Rather, Dan;
Stewart, Jim

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