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(Studio: Dan Rather) Solidarity leader Lech Walesa reported warning Poland's communist authorities of revolution while riot police surrounded striking V.I. Lenin shipyard empls. Report introduced.
(Gdansk, Poland: Bert Quint) Strikers shown demanding that Solidarity become legal again. Birth of Solidarity in 1980 recalled; Walesa quoted. Govt. reported refusing to talk to strikers. Strikers noted demanding same econ. reforms that Mikhail Gorbachev and other communist leaders wanting. Strikers reported protesting against government's reform methods. [Solidarity spokesperson Janusz ONYSZKIEWICZ - comments on situation.] Strikers noted asserting that reform in Poland not possible unless their voices are heard.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Tel Aviv, Israel: Bob Simon) Israeli officials quoted with regard to raid across Lebanon's border to find Palestinian guerrillas; details given, scenes shown. [For. minister Shimon PERES - says operation necessary.] [Prime Min. Yitzhak SHAMIR - discusses action.] [Defense minister Yitzhak RABIN - says media exaggerated size of operation.] Israeli raid into Lebanon in 1982 recalled. Israeli operation noted enjoying limited success. Israeli ofr.'s funeral shown; details given of murder by Palestinian guerrilla. Israeli search operation noted one of revenge.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(No location given: Bruce Morton) [Jesse JACKSON - urges supporters to vote.] Jackson noted expected to carry DC, but not Ohio. Issues concerning Ohio and IN voters discussed; Michael Dukakis noted favored in these states. CBS News poll results given; scenes shown. [JACKSON - campaigns.] Jackson quoted with regard to offensive upon Dukakis' campaign Jackson campaign aides quoted.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Jackson's 1987 tax return shown on screen; details given.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Vice President George Bush featured. Report introduced.
(DC: Bill Plante) Bush celebration shown. President Reagan noted planning formal endorsement of Bush. Advantages and disadvantages of being vice president and seeking president illustration; Attorney General Edwin Meese and Iran/Contra scandal mentioned. [University of California at Los Angeles professor John PETROCIK - comments on Bush.] Bush noted striving to estimate identity separate from Reagan's personality. [Republican analyst John BUCKLEY - comments on Bush.] [Michael DUKAKIS - criticizes Bush.] [Bush campaign manager Lee ATWATER - comments on Bush.] Last vice president to be elec. president noted Martin Van Buren.
(Studio: Dan Rather) President Reagan reported denying accusations that he has made major policy decisions based upon astrological consultations. Report introduced.
(DC: Terence Smith) Ex-White House chief of staff Don. Regan reported publisher claims with regard to Reagans in new book; details given, scenes shown. [REAGAN - denies rumors.] [Astrologer Joyce JILLSON - says Reagans take astrological charts seriously.] White House spokesperson Marlin Fitzwater reported acknowledging that Nancy Reagan has long been interested in astrology. [Ex-California Governor Pat BROWN - comments on Reagan's inauguration as California Governor] Congress Democrats reported enjoying Reagan's star-crossed dilemma. [Representative James TRAFICANT - comments on situation.] House speaker Jim Wright &Fitzwater quoted.
(Studio: Dan Rather)
(Miami, Florida: Victoria Corderi) Scenes shown of gunman being chased after shooting police ofr. in Miami. [Police OFR. - comments on number of police officers shot in last month] Florida's liberal gun law noted blamed for number of shootings. [Florida state legislature Ron SILVER - describes gun problem.] Movement noted attempting to repeal lenient gun law. Miami's mayor shown urging state legislature to change law. [Lobbyist Marion HAMMER - says police are hysterical.] Law's supporters and critics quoted. [Senator Bob GRAHAM - comments on perceptions of Florida.]
(Studio: Dan Rather) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, grand jury reported criticizing city officials for actions during 1985 siege involving cult called "MOVE." Grand jury noted not recommending criminal charges be brought against officials; details from incident recalled, scenes shown. Jury's statement quoted.
(Studio: Dan Rather) EPA's air pollution report detailed and quoted.
(Studio: Dan Rather) 1987 bridge collapse in New York recalled. Fed. authorities reported calling for immediate action with regard to bridge safety. Report introduced.
(NYC: Richard Roth) Road and bridge problems featured; details given, scenes shown. NYC's Williamsburg bridge reported closing for repairs and causing more traffic congestion for commuters. [COMMUTERS - complain with regard to traffic and bridges.] Federal study quoted with regard to bridge safety in US. Bridge collapses shown. [TRIP spokesperson William WILKINS - describes situation.] Repair and replacement costs given. [Council on Public Works Improvements spokesperson Peter GOLDMARK - comments on situation.] Famous bridge collapse in Tacoma, WA, recalled; scenes shown. Designer quoted with regard to ideal structure.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Justice Department lawyers reported suing against mandatory drug testing of empls. ordered by Attorney General Edwin Meese; lawyers quoted.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Baltimore Orioles' losing streak mentioned. Cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose's pushing umpire recalled; penalty featured. Report introduced.
(Cincinnati, Ohio: Harold Dow) Rose's shoving incident shown. [Representative John PORTER -comments on Rose.] Rose's suspension discussed. Cincinnati radio bdcstrs. quoted on screen with regard to umpire Dave Pallone. [Reds broadcaster Marty BRENNAMAN - comments on situation.] Spectators noted throwing debris at Pallone after he ejected Rose from game. [National League president A. Bartlett GIAMATTI - describes situation.] [ROSE - says umpire threw first blow.] [Detroit Tigers manager Sparky ANDERSON - comments on situation.] [Reds broadcaster Johnny BENCH - describes situation.] [Sports columnist Dave ANDERSON - approves of suspension.] Baseball officials noted attempting to protect game through Rose's punishment.