This program is 29 minutes long
(New York: Anthony Mason) The discouraging jobs report examined; statistics on jobs added and lost cited; graphs shown. [Moody’s Analytics Mark ZANDI – says business has stopped hiring.] [Economist Lakshman ACHUTHAN- denies the jobs problem was caused by the recession.] [Economist Heidi SHIERHOLZ- says we have faced 11 years of weak jobs growth.] The underemployment rate mentioned.
(Kennedy Space Center: Scott Pelley) The layoffs in Florida with the ending of the space shuttle program noted; unemployment rate for Brevard County cited. A discussion held with space workers facing unemployment; scenes shown from the Brevard Work Force job center. [Liz VAZQUEZ, Greg CECIL, MAN - talk about their bleak prospects, being over age 45, moving to Afghanistan, spending their retirement savings.]
(Kennedy Space Center, Florida: Bob Orr) The ending of the space shuttle program with the launch of Atlantis for its mission to the International Space Station featured; scenes shown; radio transmission between shuttle director Mike Leinbach and Atlantis commander Chris Ferguson played. [Voice of FERGUSON – says let’s witness this great nation at its best.] The future of the US space program discussed.
(Kennedy Space Center: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.
(Titusville, Florida: Kelly Cobiella) The reaction of the crowds watching the launch featured. [Spectators Chris BELL, WOMAN, BOY - react.]
(Kennedy Space Center: Scott Pelley) The lineup for “Face the Nation” announced.
(London: Elizabeth Palmer) The spread of the hacking scandal that toppled the tabloid "News of the World" featured; details given about the arrests of former employees Andy Coulson, who was hired by British Prime Minister David Cameron as an advisor, and Clive Goodman; scenes shown of a demonstration against newspaper owner Rupert Murdoch. [CAMERON – calls for an investigation; says he decided to give Coulson a second chance.] [In 2003, editor Rebekah BROOKS- says we have paid the police for information.] [“Guardian” columnist Simon HOGGART- says there is loathing for Murdoch.] The arrest of a 3rd person in this scandal noted.
(Arlington, Texas: Don Teague) The death of Texas Rangers fan Shannon Stone, a firefighter from Brownwood, Texas, after he fell from the stands as he was reaching for a ball with his young son watching featured; photos shown from the stands and of player Josh Hamilton, who tossed the foul ball to Stone; statement from Major League Baseball quoted. [Witness Brittany HARRIS- describes the son’s reaction.] [HAMILTON – reacts.] [Texas Rangers president/CEO Nolan RYAN- says we hope we don’t have that situation again.]