This program is 29 minutes long
(Sanford, Florida: Kerry Sanders) The evidence in the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman reviewed; crime scene photos shown; details given from reports about the fight between Martin and Zimmerman.
(Greensboro, North Carolina: Lisa Myers) The closing arguments in former Senator John Edwards’ corruption trial reviewed; scenes shown of Edwards with daughter Cate; remarks from prosecutor Robert Higdon and defense attorney Abbe Lowell quoted; courtroom sketches shown. [Legal analyst Hampton DELLINGER- notes Higdon’s point was that Edwards knew that the cover-up of Rielle Hunter was a crime.]
(Washington: Peter Alexander) The debate over how super PACS can help or hurt a campaign featured; details given about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s rejection of a proposed ad campaign from a conservative super PAC funded by Joe Ricketts aimed at renewing attention on President Obama’s ties to controversial pastor Jeremiah Wright; video of Wright shown; statement from the Ending Spending PAC quoted. [In Florida, ROMNEY – denounces the effort.] [Brookings Institution Darrell WEST- notes candidates may be held accountable for bad things the super PACs do.]
(Menlo Park, California: John Fortt) Tomorrow’s launch of Facebook’s IPO and whether this is a good investment featured.
(Athens: Stephanie Gosk) The impact of the economic meltdown in Greece examined; scenes shown of the Olympic torch being handed to the organizers of the 2012 Olympics in London, women at a donation center, protests over budget cuts; details given about the split government and concern that the country will return to the drachma currency. [WOMAN – says she and her country are scared.] [American Jennifer PATRONIS- comments on withdrawing her savings from the bank.] [Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Uri DADUSH- explains why America should care.] [Greek woman Ninette IVELLY- criticizes politicians.]
(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) The "New England Journal of Medicine" warning about azithromycin Z-pak antibiotics examined; details given about problems for patients with heart disease, diabetes and other risk factors; statement from drug maker Pfizer quoted. [Maimonides Medical Center Dr. John MARSHALL- says azithromycin has generally been a safe drug.] [Vanderbilt University Wayne RAY- comments on the study.]
(Brooklyn, New York: Anne Thompson) The new face of America with census data showing minorities make up the majority of the population under age 1 examined; map shown of minority-majority states; details given about the growth of the Hispanic population; statistics cited; scenes shown from Maimonides Medical Center. [Fordham University Aimee COX- expresses concern with issues of equity.]
(New York: Rehema Ellis) Summer’s life and career reviewed; performance scenes, photos and film clips shown. [“Rolling Stone” associate editor Simon VOZICK-LEVINSON- notes Summer took disco out of the underground clubs.] [In 1992, SUMMER – recalls discovering her voice.] [TheGrio.com Christopher WITHERSPOON- says her anthems were of empowerment for everyone.]