This program is 28 minutes long
(White House: Jim Avila) A personal, unscripted appeal from President Obama about race and bias after the trial over the death of Trayvon Martin presented; photos shown; details given of his suggestions. [OBAMA - says Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago; explains the black community is looking at this through experience; speaks about a sense that if a white male teen was involved in that scenario...; calls for soul-searching.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Washington: Pierre Thomas) A reality check on racial bias in America presented; details given about the black view of being racially profiled. [OBAMA - comments on the experience of being followed when shopping.] [Mother Racine TUCKER-HAMILTON- talks about Trayvon Martin's mom and how her own sons should act.] [Son Adam HAMILTON- reacts.]
(New York; Ginger Zee) The hottest day and tips for surviving reviewed; scenes shown of firefighters, power outages, collapsing roofers. [Several PEOPLE; voice of Death Valley National Park ranger Alan van VALKENBURG- comment on aspects of the heat.] Temperature maps for the weekend shown.
(Mountain Center, California; Linzie Janis) The wildfire in California featured; scenes shown of firefighters' gear, smoke, flames.
(Boston: Ron Claiborne) The duelling photos of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev featured; photos shown of the wounded Tsarnaev the night he was captured taken by police photographer Sean Murphy versus the oft-criticized "Rolling Stone" magazine cover. [MAN - comments.] A statement from suspended photographer Murphy quoted.
(New York: Linsey Davis) The response from SeaWorld to the documentary film "Blackfish" about the killer whale in captivity that killed trainer Dawn Brancheau examined; scenes shown from SeaWorld. ["Blackfish" director Gabriela COWPERTHWAITE- talks about the killer whale.]
(Studio: Paula Faris) Viewer response to the tips offered in this week's four segments on how to save money on energy, dental bills, car repair costs and bank fees presented; more energy-saving suggestions quoted.