This program is 30 minutes long
(Beverly Hills, California: Kristen Dahlgren) The investigation into Houston's death featured; details given about her drug history; scenes shown of her last performance. [Beverly Hills police Lt. Mark ROSEN- describes what happened.] [Reputation.com Howard BRAGMAN, L.A. County coroner's spokesman Ed WINTER, singers Kelly PRICE, Gladys KNIGHT, music producer Clive DAVIS- comment on Whitney.] The hospitalization of her daughter noted.
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles: Mike Taibbi) Houston's musical and film career reviewed; many scenes and photos of Whitney, including her rendition of the national anthem and other songs, shown; details given about her marital and drug problems. [With Diane Sawyer, HOUSTON - denies using crack.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Live interview held with MSNBC's Toure about the death the night of the Grammys pre-shows. [From Los Angeles, TOURE - talks about the Houston legacy.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Tonight's special "Dateline" on Whitney noted.
(Athens: Julia Chatterley) The vote in Greece on an austerity program to prevent a default featured; scenes shown of the demonstrations in Athens against the demands that turned violent.
(New York: Ron Allen) What the three other Republican presidential candidates are saying about Mitt Romney the day after the Maine vote reviewed; details given about charges Romney rigged the CPAC straw poll. [ROMNEY - says he has lived conservatism.] [Representative Ron PAUL - comments on his close loss in Maine.] [Rick SANTORUM - comments.] [Former Alaska Governor Sarah PALIN - comments on the support for Romney.]
(Studio: Kelly Cass) The cold temperatures across the nation reviewed; weather maps shown.
(Chicago: Kevin Tibbles) The high gasoline prices featured; prices by cities cited; details given about reasons for the hike and the impact on businesses. [Two MOTORISTS - complain.] [GasBuddy.com Patrick DeHAAN, Dr. Soda Co.'s Stuart ROSEN- comment on the prices.]
(Studio: Luke Russert) A 10-year NBC News "Dateline" investigation into the murder conviction of John Velasquez examined; details given about the eyewitness identifications that convicted him of the 1998 murder of Albert Ward. [His lawyers Celia GORDON and Bob GOTTLIEB, VELASQUEZ - talk about the Ward murder, the suspects and the evidence.]