This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Dr. Drew Pinsky and National Behavioral Intervention Team director Brett Sokolow about Holmes and the university. [SOKOLOW - speculates about the threat assessment; states threat assessment teams are a mechanism at most colleges.] [PINSKY - explains the obligations of a psychiatrist and a threat assessment team.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with national security expert Fran Townsend and former CIA officer Bob Baer about the US role in Syria. [TOWNSEND - explains the role of US intelligence in supporting American policy around the world; states we need to do more to establish a regime transition in Syria; cites the possibility the desperate will turn to Al Qaeda for help.] [BAER - says more money will go to the opposition forces; notes this is a sectarian conflict full of violence like this execution.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Dana Bash and Salon.com reporter Alex Seitz-Wald about Bachmann. [BASH - says Bachmann's campaign raised a million in 25 days while her re-election is not really in trouble; explains her political brilliance in getting in front of the Tea Party movement.] [SEITZ-WALD - explains the politics of fund raising on Capitol Hill.]
(Studio: Isha Sesay) The disastrous consequences of the drought in 12 more states; how a Virginia woman lifted a car off her father after the jack slipped; the death of writer Gore Vidal and the opening of a Cinnabon franchise in Tripoli, Libya, reported.
(Bowie, Arizona: Miguel Marquez) A mysterious death at a Buddhist yoga retreat in the desert in Arizona examined; retreat video from Christie McNally and Ian Thorson and Diamond Mountain spiritual director "geshe" Michael Roach shown; details given of Thorson's death. [Cochise County sheriff's office Sgt. David NOLAND- says Christie was hysterical when Thorson died in a "cave."] [Mother Victoria THORSON- says Ian changed radically in the cult; notes Roach expelled the couple.] What the Thorson family tried to do to get Ian out of the cult discussed
(Studio: Isha Sesay) The Ebola outbreak in Uganda; the plea from Christian Rausing for delaying his wife's burial; the drop in US stock after a Federal Reserve report and the badminton scandal at the Olympic Games reported.