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Knievel Death #879321

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 30, 2007
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Evil Knievel's motorcycle jump over the Snake River canyon shown. [KNIEVEL - recounts what happened as his vehicle parachuted down.]

(New Hampshire: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The life of the thrill-seeking daredevil Knievel, who just died, reviewed; scenes shown of his motorcycle stunt jumps, including the 1974 canyon jump and his crash in Las Vegas; details given about Evel's background, his deteriorating health and his lawsuit against rapper Kanye West. [KNIEVEL - quoted Teddy Roosevelt about living life.]

(New Hampshire: Anderson Cooper; Studio: Larry King) Knievel's life and how he invented his own tricks discussed; his motorcycle stunts shown.

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi;
King, Larry

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