CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 21, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Washington: Bob Orr) Increased anxiety and heightened security nationwide following the raising of the terror alert level featured; details given about a mysterious explosion at Yale University; scenes shown from New Haven, Connecticut, and of security measures in major cities. [Massachusetts Governor Mitt ROMNEY- says September 11 was not the last time.] [Charlotte, North Carolina, homeland security director Wynn MABRY- explains the decision to keep Charlotte’s alert status at yellow.] [Homeland security consultant John COHEN- says raising the alert level increases fear.] President Bush’s visit to New London, Connecticut, and the fact that daughter Barbara attends Yale noted.
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