This program is about 1 hour long
(Capitol Hill: Kate Bolduan) Senate passage of a bill to fund the government for the next fiscal year that gives FEMA money to make it through the end of the week with this short-term extension reviewed and what comes next with a House vote next week discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's James Carville and David Frum about the politics of decision making. [CARVILLE - comments on the strategy of appropriating funds for FEMA; States Congress is out of control.] [FRUM - outlines the Democratic strategy of trying to make the Republicans look as bad as possible by making them say "no"; comments on Representative Eric Cantor's view on the deficit
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Fran Townsend about US relations with Bahrain; inset video shown. [Via phone, TOWNSEND - says the US government makes large-scale conditions-based arms sales to countries cited for human rights violations.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Perugia: Matthew Chance) The prosecution's characterization of Knox as a "she devil," their use of insults instead of evidence, tomorrow's defense presentation in the trial of events and when a decision can be expected discussed; inset scenes shown from the courtroom.
(Studio: Isha Sesay) A deadly shooting at the US embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan; President Obama's LinkedIn town hall meeting; Stock Market Report; the end of Diana Nyad's Cuba-Florida swim due to jellyfish reported. [NYAD - speaks about her feat.]
(No location given: Randi Kaye) The background to Jackson's death in 2009 reviewed; scenes shown of the Jackson house in California with the 911 call, including Murray's voice, played and of media coverage of the Jackson death story; details given about the investigation of the role of Murray and drugs in the death and the criminal charges against him. [Brother Jermaine JACKSON - announces the death.] [Former Jackson nurse Cherilynn LEE- comments on the drug Propofol/Dipravan.] [In a hospital, Dr. Sanjay GUPTA- talks about the use of the drug.] [Dr. Drew PINSKY - calls the administering of the drug "outrageous."] [In August 2009, video, MURRAY - says he told the truth.] [Murray attorney Ed CHERNOFF- denies Murray caused Jackson's death.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with criminal attorney Ed Mesereau about the Jackson death trial. [MESEREAU - outlines what the prosecution has to do: explain the dangers of the use of the powerful drug Propofol; notes how the defense will try to devalue Jackson as a drug addict; notes the evidence against Murray.]
(Studio: Isha Sesay) Former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn's request for the civil lawsuit brought by a hotel maid be dismissed; what happened in the Washington Monument during the East coast earthquake; the veto by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie of a tax credit for "The Jersey Shore" reported; monument video shown.