After a background report, Margaret Warner discusses the new dynamic between the U.S. and Russia with former Defense Secretary James Schlesinger and former National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski.
Reporters from Independent Television News describe the scene on the ground in Afghanistan.
Opposition forces reportedly take the cities of Jalalabad and the airport outside the southern city of Kandahar, as Afghanistan's Taliban regime continues to crumble.
Four reports on the battles in Afghanistan:…
Investigators say they believe flight 587 crashed into Queens, New York yesterday because of mechanical failure, not an act of terrorism.
Filling the void left by fleeing Taliban forces, the opposition Northern Alliance took Kabul early this morning, forcing the United Nations to speed creation of a post-Taliban government.
Two reports from Independent Television News: Kevin Dunn reports on the rapid advance of the Northern Alliance, and Julian Manyon reports on the Alliance forces moving towards Kabul.
Leaders in the anti-Taliban Northern Alliance today said opposition forces have captured the western city of Herat and advanced to within a few miles of the Afghan capital of Kabul.
An American Airlines flight bound for the Dominican Republic has crashed on takeoff from John F. Kennedy Airport. The plane, with 255 people on board, went down in a residential area of Queens about five miles from the airport.
Three journalists were killed by Taliban fire in northeast Afghanistan Sunday while traveling with the rebel Northern Alliance.
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