This program is 29 minutes long
(Tel Aviv: Richard Engel) The response of the international community to last week’s massacre in Houla, Syria examined; scenes shown of a demonstration in Damascus, U.N. peace envoy Kofi Annan with Syrian President Bashir al-Assad, fighting, bodies; details given about the expulsion of Syrian diplomats. [ANNAN – says the Syrian people do not want bloodshed and division.] [U.N. spokesperson Rupert COLVILLE- comments on the house-to-house executions in Houla.] [State Department spokesperson Victoria NULAND, Australian Foreign Minister Bob CARR- comment on the expulsions.] The accusation that Iran is aiding the pro-Assad shabiha militia noted.
(Cavezzo, Italy: Jim Maceda) The impact of this second quake reviewed; scenes shown of damage in Cavezzo, rescuers searching for the missing, refugees’ tents.
(Washington: Peter Alexander) Potential problems for Romney with backer Donald Trump raising questions about President Obama’s birthplace examined; Trump’s Tweet quoted; scenes shown of Romney arriving in Las Vegas; Obama campaign ad with former rival Senator John McCain shown. [ROMNEY - campaigns against Obama on the economy.] [Voice of TRUMP – says there are major questions and the press doesn’t want to cover it.] [On the plane, ROMNEY – says he’s appreciative to have the help of good people.]
(Chicago: Kevin Tibbles) The increase in murders and violence in Chicago with the onset of warmer weather featured; map shown of crime scenes; photo shown of victim Malcolm Dowdy. [Mother Michele DOWDY- comments.] [Police superintendent Garry McCARTHY- comments on the police response.] [Mayor Rahm EMANUEL- comments on providing opportunities for young people.] [Pastor Corey BROOKS- says young black men are dying and it seems as if no one cares.]
(San Pedro, California: Miguel Almaguer) Concern about radioactivity in bluefin tuna caught off California stemming from the tsunami and nuclear accident in Japan examined; map shown of the migration from the Daiichi nuclear plant in Fukushima; FDA statement quoted. [San Pedro Fish Market Don KADOTA- says the word radiation creates fear.] [Marine scientist Nicholas FISHER- says every fish was significantly contaminated.] [WOMEN – react.]
(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) The loss of height in aging women examined; details given about the risk factors. [60-year-old Carmela HEARD-comments on the benefits of strength training.] [Tufts University Dr. Miriam NELSON- says most height loss is preventable if we start early.] [WOMAN, 74-year-old Loretta KELSINSKY- comment.] A study finding that aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs decrease certain cancers discussed.