This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Lisa Myers) The sexual harassment charges against Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain updated; scenes shown of the welcome for Cain from a conservative group; details given of the claims from one woman about inappropriate behavior while he headed the National Restaurant Assn.; statement from Cain’s campaign quoted; poll findings on support for Cain cited. [CAIN – jokes about attracting attention.] [Accuser’s attorney Joel BENNETT - says his client filed a complaint in 1999.] [On the radio with Sean Hannity, CAIN – denies the allegations.]
(Studio: Brian Williams; Washington: David Gregory) The reaction of Republicans and the White House to the state of the Republican race discussed.
(Los Angeles: Jeff Rossen) The wait for the verdict in the trial of Dr. Conrad Murray for his role in the death of Michael Jackson featured; scenes shown of the protest and the media outside the courthouse.
(Athens: Richard Engel) The political crisis in Greece with uncertainty over the European bailout plan and the stability of the government updated.
(Cannes, France: Chuck Todd) President Obama’s news conference on the economy at the G20 summit in Cannes, France on the economy in Europe and the US reviewed; details given about the successes for the US at the summit. [OBAMA –says the most important thing for global growth is to get our own economy growing faster.]
(Washington: Kelly O’Donnell) Revelations from the book "Gabby" by Representative Gabrielle Giffords’ astronaut husband Mark Kelly about her January shooting in Tucson and her struggle to recover previewed; excerpt written by Giffords quoted. [Giffords’ friend Senator Kirsten GILLIBRAND- comments on Giffords’ progress.]
(Washington: Pete Williams) The release from an Illinois prison of Robert Taylor and James Harden and the pending release of Jonathan Barr 19 years after being arrested for rape and murder featured; details given about the retesting of crime scene DNA. [TAYLOR – says his family refused to allow him to give up.] [Taylor’s FATHER – comments.] [HARDEN – says he wants to do some travelling.] [The Innocence Project Peter NEUFELD- notes they lose the best years of their lives while the real perpetrator was committing more crimes.]