This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: Kerry Sanders) The search off Australia for debris seen in a Chinese satellite image featured; scenes shown of the satellite images, of victims' families in Beijing and of a sample flight recorder. [New Zealand air force Capt. Brett McKINZIE, NBC aviation analyst John COX, Royal Canadian Air Force Lt. Michael McSWEEN, Australian deputy prime minister Warren TRUSS- comment on the search operation and debris.] [Malaysian transportation minister Hishamuddin HUSSEIN- comments on the image.]
(Studio: David Gregory) Report introduced.
(Perth, Australia: Billy Neely) The fourth day of searching off Australia featured; scenes shown of the search aircraft.
(Studio: David Gregory, Robert Hager) The possibilities for the new debris and the need to locate the black boxes discussed.
(Donetsk, Ukraine: Richard Engel) A Russian raid on two Crimean military bases as part of the takeover featured; scenes shown of special forces troops firing, a submarine taken over by the Russians and pro-Russian demonstrations in Ukraine.
(White House: Kristen Welker) First Lady Michelle Obama's speech about the issue of access to the Internet in China featured; scenes shown from the family's good will tour. [OBAMA - talks about the universal rights of media access; comments on the search for the missing plane.] ["Washington Post" David NAKAMURA, American University Anita McBRIDE- offer perspective on her visit.] A report that the NSA hacked into Chinese telecommunications systems noted.
(Atlanta: Gabe Gutierrez) The story of 12-year-old Alexis Shapiro, whose brain tumor surgery caused her hypokalemic obesity, presented; scenes and photos shown of the girl; details given about the worldwide support for her plight after her insurance company originally banned a gastric bypass surgery. [Mother Jenny SHAPIRO- talks about Alexis's health issues.] [Cincinnati Children's Medical Center Dr. Tom iNGE - explains a "sleeve gastrectomy."]
(Studio: David Gregory) Tomorrow's "Meet the Press" debate on whether college athletes should be paid to play noted.
(New York: Kristen Dahlgren) A Colorado controlled fire that turned into a "dust devil" burning tumbleweeds featured; scenes shown. [Firefighter Thomas ROGERS, The Weather Channel's Alex WILSON- talk about the fire/weather phenomenon.]
(Lancaster, California: Joe Fryer) The return to the air of the Navy's Blue Angels air show featured; scenes shown of the planes at a Los Angeles air show; details given about why the peroformances had been grounded. [Four SPECTATORS, pilot Lt. Cmdr. David TICKLE, air shows' Dennis DUNBAR- comment on the Blue Angels.]