Nation

  • November 19, 2002  

    Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta discusses the changing state of air travel security and the implementation of federal security screeners at all commercial airports in the United States. Continue reading

  • November 19, 2002  

    Experts examine the forces behind recent election victories for Islamist political parties in Turkey and Pakistan and discuss the effects of U.S. foreign policy on voter sentiment in the Islamic world. Continue reading

  • November 18, 2002   BY Admin 

    Peter Jennings, anchor of ABC’s "World News Tonight," signed a new contract to extend his tenure as anchor for the next three years and to allow him to create his own production company. Continue reading

  • November 15, 2002  

    Terence Smith talks with photojournalist Diana Walker about her new book of presidential photographs. Continue reading

  • November 14, 2002   BY Admin 

    The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday gave the green light to Comcast Corp.’s proposed buyout of AT&T Broadband, paving the way for the creation of the largest cable and Internet provider in the country. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002   BY Admin 

    U.S. bishops agreed to revise their sex abuse policy Wednesday, voting overwhelmingly to approve rules saying priests who commit "even one act of sexual abuse of a minor" should be removed from public ministry. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002   BY Admin 

    Mohammed Al-Douri, Iraq’s ambassador to the United Nations, talks with reporters about his country’s decision to accept a U.N. resolution requiring Iraq to disarm and readmit weapons inspectors. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002   BY Admin 

    The upper house of Russia’s parliament on Wednesday passed new media restrictions allowing authorities to exert more control over the reporting of terrorist attacks and major crises like last month’s Moscow theater hostage standoff. Continue reading

  • November 13, 2002  

    U.S. Catholic Bishops approved new rules for dealing with priests who commit sexual abuse. The Bishops say the new rules, which revise a policy approved at a landmark meeting in June, provide a way to remove guilty priests. Continue reading

  • November 12, 2002  

    As Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein weighs his response to a new United Nations resolution, media reports continue to outline possible plans for a military strike. Experts discuss the U.S. military’s preparations for a possible war with Iraq. Continue reading