This program is 29 minutes long
(Colorado Springs: Miguel Almaguer) The epic firestorm in Colorado updated; scenes shown of burning homes near Colorado Springs, evacuating traffic, aircraft dropping retardant. [Incident commander Rich HARVEY, Colorado Springs Mayor Steve BACH, Governor John HICKENLOOPER, Air Force pilot Robert FAIRBANKS - comment.] [Residents Scott LEISTER, Sara SAFFERNICK, Jean CUCHIARO- react.] President Obama’s plan to tour the destruction zone noted.
(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(No location given: Kristen Dahlgren) The stories from the evacuees presented; scenes shown of families and pets, the traffic. [Evacuees Bobby ROMERO, Dede ROHRER, Kessi NEWMAN, PEOPLE – comment.]
(Live Oak, Florida: Jim Cantore) The aftermath of Tropical Storm Debby reviewed; scenes shown of floodwaters, people in boats; statistics on deaths, power outages and evacuations cited. The extreme heat across the country noted.
(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The options for the Court depending on how it rules on the individual mandate provision described.
(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The awarding of the Congressional Gold Medal to the first African Americans to join the Marines featured; historical footage/photos shown; scenes shown of the ceremony with Speaker of the House John Boehner. [Montford Point Marines Oscar CULP- describes the conditions at Montford Point, North Carolina; states bullets don’t have color; recalls returning to a segregated America.] [Montford Point Marines George MITCHELL- recalls being beaten by white Marines.]
(New York: Robert Bazell) The FDA’s approval of a new drug, Belviq, to help obese people featured; trial results cited; details given of concerns about side effects. [Cleveland Clinic Dr. Derrick CETIN- says it is a tool for chronic weight loss management.] [Public Citizen Dr. Sidney WOLFE- states the idea is delusional.]
(London: Michelle Kosinski) The historic handshake in Northern Ireland between Britain's Queen Elizabeth and former Irish Republican Army leader Martin McGuinness featured; footage shown from the years of bloody conflict over British rule; scenes shown of the handshake, the Queen in Enniskillen, where Marie Wilson was killed in a 1987 bombing. [Wilson’s father Gordon WILSON- recalls Marie’s death.] [Victim’s father Colin PARRY- says the political process is here to stay.] [McGUINNESS – says he’s still a Republican.]
(New York: Anne Thompson) Ephron’s life and career reviewed; photos and clips from her films, including “When Harry Met Sally” and “Heartburn,” shown. [In several appearances, EPHRON – comments.] [On the street, WOMAN – reacts.] [Friend Tom BROKAW – says she went out on her own terms.]