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CBS News Briefing #852541

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 12, 2006
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Reports introduced.

(No location given: Wyatt Andrews) The federal raid on Swift and Co. meat plants targeting an identity theft racket involving illegal immigrants noted. [Immigration and Customs Enforcement Gail MONTENEGRO†- says they may be charged with criminal violations.]

(Los Angeles: Bill Whittaker) A breach of computer security by hackers who cracked UCLA’s database of students, faculty and staff reported. [Identity Theft Resource Center Linda GOLDMAN-FOLEY†- notes colleges have not embraced the technology of how to protect information.]

(Washington: Bob Orr) Pressure on automakers to strengthen vehicle roofs noted; Center for Injury Research crash test video shown. [Center for Auto Safety Clarence DITLOW†- cites the advantages of stronger roofs.]

(Studio: Katie Couric) The last updating of safety standards for car roofs noted.

Couric, Katie;
Andrews, Wyatt;
Whittaker, Bill;
Orr, Bob

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