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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 06, 2008
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The deadly outbreak of tornadoes in five Southern states reported; statistics cited; map shown.

(Atkins, Arkansas: Nancy Cordes) The devastating damage from the barrage of tornadoes examined; scenes shown from Arkansas, Tennessee, a fire at a natural gas station, a wrecked dorm at Union University in Jackson and Alabama. [Tennessee WOMAN, Arkansas woman Seavia DIXON†- describe what happened.] [President BUSH - says the government will help.] The lack of warning systems in some rural areas discussed.

(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Hartsville, Tennessee: Kelly Cobiella) The winter tornadoes featured; scenes shown from Hartsville, Tennessee; statistics on tornado sightings and deaths this year cited. {Tornado victim Frank BRAWNER†- describes what happened.] ["The Early Show" weatherman Dave PRICE†- describes the weather conditions.]

Couric, Katie;
Cordes, Nancy;
Cobiella, Kelly

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