This program is 29 minutes long
(London: Elizabeth Palmer) The shutdown of the British tabloid "News of the World" amid the scandal caused by journalists hacking into private voice mails featured; details given about the hacking of Prince William, celebrities, missing teen Milly Dowler and families of soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan. [Owner Rupert MURDOCH – jokes about running away from reporters.] [British Prime Minister David CAMERON – says we’re talking about murder and terrorist victims.] [Actor Hugh GRANT††- says there’s a national sense of revulsion.] [Chief of the Defence Staff Gen. Sir David RICHARDS†, fallen soldier’s father Tony PHILIPPSON††- react.] The announcement that former editor Andy Coulson†† will be arrested noted.
(White House: Chip Reid) The White House meeting between President Obama and Congressional leaders on the debt ceiling reviewed; details given about private discussions between Obama and Speaker of the House John Boehner. [OBAMA – says there is going to be pain involved politically.] [Representative Nancy PELOSI – objects to cutting Social Security to give tax cuts to the wealthy.] [Budget expert David WALKER – uses a basketball analogy to describe cutting services.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.
(Capitol: Nancy Cordes) Expressions of confidence from Congressmembers that a deal can be reached featured; details given about the debt negotiations. [Senator Marco RUBIO- says there is growing consensus.] [Representative Gregg HARPER- objects to raising taxes.] The approach of the deadline discussed.
(Studio: Scott Pelley; White House: Chip Reid) The White House stand on Social Security discussed.
(Studio: Scott Pelley) A near-default by the US during the war of 1812 noted.
(Kennedy Space Center, Florida: Bob Orr) The prospects for tomorrow’s final space shuttle mission featured; scenes shown of the Atlantis on the launch pad; details given about the ominous weather. What this mission is about discussed.
(Studio: Scott Pelley) CBS coverage of the launch noted.
(Manassas, Virginia: Anthony Mason) The challenge for rehired workers to hold onto a job featured; details given about the problems for older workers to find work. [Unemployed David REED- talks about being laid off 3 times and his job search; reacts to help from his neighbors.] [Wife Susan REED – comments on becoming the primary breadwinner.]
(Orlando: Kelly Cobiella) The coming release of Casey Anthony from jail featured; scenes shown of Anthony in court and protests outside; details given about her sentence for lying about the disappearance of her daughter. [Outside, WOMAN – comments on Anthony’s appearance.] [MAN, WOMAN – react.] [Attorney Mark O'MARA- comments on the demand that Anthony reimburse Orange County for investigation expenses.]