CBS Barely Covers Bomb Threat on Trump Project; ABC, NBC Censor

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<p><em>CBS Evening News</em> was the sole Big Three evening newscast on&nbsp;9 December 2016 to cover the bomb theat on a Trump construction project in the South American country of Uruguay. Scott Pelley devoted ten seconds to the threat, which forced the evacuation of the planned high rise. ABC&#39;s <em>World News Tonight</em> and <em>NBC Nightly News</em> didn&#39;t cover the evacuation on their Friday broadcasts. However, both programs devoted news briefs to actor Kirk Douglas&#39;s 100th birthday.</p>

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