- Newsmaker: Moscow Theater Hostages
In the Moscow theater where Chechen rebels are holding hundreds of people hostage, at least one person has been shot and killed, and loud explosions have been heard outside the building. Konstantin Eggert, editor and presenter for the BBC Russian Service, has more on the escape of two teens, and the rebel who are prepared to die in their gamble to force a Russian pullout of Chechnya.
- Reporter-s Notebook: Jiang Zemin to Visit with President Bush
When a US surveillance plane crash-landed off mainland China last year, relations between the two countries plummeted. Now, President Jiang Zemin is all smiles as he crosses America on his way to tomorrow-s meeting with President Bush. Henry Chu, Beijing bureau chief for the Los Angeles Times, reports that it will be a sentimental journey.
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