This program is 29 minutes long
(Coney Island: Michelle Franzen) The hot weather, wildfires and the tropical storm featured; scenes shown from the Indianapolis 500, the fires, the beach surf and wind. [Indy FAN, The Weather Channel's Eric FISHER- comment on the heat.] [Two BEACHGOERS, The Weather Channel's Mike SEIDEL, Jacksonville Mayor Alvin BROWN- comment on the beach weather.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(St. Simons Island, Georgia: Jim Cantore) The potential for the tropical storm and record high temperatures discussed; weather map shown of Beryl's route.
(Cairo: Richard Engel) The massacre of children in the uprising in Houla, Syria, featured; scenes shown of protesters, the dead bodies and protests in Turkey; details given about government claims and the US position of rallying an international anti-Assad movement. A statement from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about Syrian President Bashir al-Assad quoted. [British foreign secretary William HAGUE- reacts to events in Syria.]
(White House: Mike Viqueira) The political strategies for President Obama and Mitt Romney in the presidential race examined; map shown of battleground states. [Newt GINGRICH - praises Romney.] [NBC political editor Mark MURRAY- assesses the race.] [ABC's George WILL - criticizes Romney's plans to appear with "ignoramus" Donald Trump.] [OBAMA - criticizes Romney in the private sector.] [Former New York City Mayor Rudolph GIULIANI - talks about his and Romney's business records.] Where Obama and Romney will appear on Memorial Day outlined.
(San Francisco: Kristen Dahlgren) The 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco featured; scenes shown of the bridge that opened in 1937. [MAN, opening day participant Doris GALLI, bridge historian Mary CURRIE, bridge painter Rocky DELLA ROCCA, bridge WORKER - comment on the bridge.]
(London: Duncan Golestani) The coming Olympic Games in London and the diamond jubilee for Queen Elizabeth featured; scenes shown of the Olympic torch and rehearsals for the queen's pageant. [Queen's granddaughter Zara PHILLIPS- talks about the honor of carrying the torch.] [Jubilee pageant master Adrian EVANS- says the festivities are for the people.] [Two VISITORS - comment.]
(Philadelphia; Robert Bazell) The development of customized prostheses for disabled veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan featured; scenes shown from the high-tech lab in Philadelphia. [Army Sgt. Ramon PADILLA - recalls losing his arm and his recovery.] [Advanced Arm Dynamics prosthetic designer John MIGUELEZ- talks about the mechanical arm's capabilities.]
(No location given: Kerry Sanders) video of an elaborately choreographed wedding proposal of Isaac Lamb to Amy Frankel of Portland, Oregon, shown and described. [FRANKEL, LAMB - comment on the production.] A Tweet from songwriter Bruno Mars quoted.