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September 11 / Port Authority Transcripts #736547

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 28, 2003
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(New York: Byron Pitts) The release by the Port Authority of transcripts of communications in New York City on September 11 featured; details given of concerns about why some people were told not to evacuate; excerpts quoted; tape of phone call from victim Kenneth Van Auken† to his wife played. [Port Authority spokesperson Greg TREVOR†- says they show people performing their duties heroically & professionally.] [Victim’s wife Lorie VAN AUKEN†, victim’s sister Laurie TIETJEN†- comment on the transcripts.]

Roberts, John;
Pitts, Byron

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