Show rundown for 2/6/2004

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Unemployment Rate Falls, Still Higher Than Expected

The unemployment rate falls by one-tenth of one percent. Business payrolls have increased by 112,000 jobs. Although the unemployment rate is at its lowest level in two years, the number of jobs falls short of analysts' expectations.

Child Safety Concerns Mount

The body of the 11-year-old girl whose abduction was recorded by a surveillance camera has been found, prompting an outcry of concern over child safety.

Republicans Take Aim at Candidate Kerry

As the frontrunner among Democrats, John Kerry's resume and record are being scrutinized by Republicans.

Attackers Attempt Life of Iraqi Spiritual Leader

Attackers tried to kill the Iraqi spiritual leader, the Grand Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani.

Editorial Roundtable 02/06/04

The FCC is going to investigate the half time show at the Super Bowl.

Dean Supporters Speak

The candidate says he's got to win Wisconsin or else. We go to a Dean meet-up and talk with supporters.

Touching the Void

We speak to climber Joe Simpson, one half of the duo whose story is told in the new film, "Touching the Void."

This program aired on February 6, 2004.

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