This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Jeanne Meserve) Reports introduced.
(Des Moines: Judy Woodruff; Bob Franken) Campaigning and speculation on the day before the Iowa caucuses featured; scenes shown of the Christian Coalition handing out voter advice. [Candidate Bob DOLE - jokes with the media.] [Pat BUCHANAN - denies making telephone calls.] [Steve FORBES, DOLE, Phil GRAMM, Lamar ALEXANDER - politick.] President Clinton's campaign in Iowa featured.
(Des Moines: Jonathan Karl) Citizen fear of United States government's mismanagement of social security funds featured. [SENIORS, YOUTHS, AARP Rose NASH, FORBES - say they don't like the government monkeying around with social security.]
(Studio: Jeanne Meserve) Upcoming political related shows announced.
(Studio: Miles O'Brien) The arrival of Assistant Secretary of State Richard Holbrooke in Bosnia to try to settle the dispute over the holding of two Bosnian Serb military officers as possible war criminals by the Bosnian government shown.
(Studio: Jeanne Meserve) Collapse of a mountain tunnel in northern Japan updated; scenes shown of rescue attempts.
(Studio: Miles O'Brien) Report introduced.
(Tualatin: Rusty Dornin) The aftermath of the flooding in the Pacific Northwest updated; scenes shown. [Flood victim Kenneth ULRICH - comments.] President Clinton said planning to visit the region this week.
(Studio: Ted Textor) The weather forecast for the US, Europe and Asia given.
(Studio: Jeanne Meserve) The search for the black boxes of the plane that crashed off the Dominican Republic reported; scenes shown from the crash site.
(Studio: Jeanne Meserve) Statement from Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres that he will call elections in May or June reported.
(Studio: Jeanne Meserve; Miles O'Brien) A look back at the allied war in Iraq, five years ago featured; scenes shown of the bombing. [Lieutenant Sheila HURRY, Lauren LONG, Bob Simon's wife Francoise SIMON, various JOURNALISTS - comment.]
(Studio: Miles O'Brien) An "Los Angeles Times" report of a former CIA agent helping terrorists enter the United States in exchange for information noted.
(Studio: Jeanne Meserve?) The chess match between champion Gary Kasparov and the IBM computer named Deep Blue updated.
(Studio: Nick Charles) Various games shown and scores updated.