This program is about 1 hour long
(California: Drew Griffin) Past & recent coverage of the cheating by charity Help Hospitalized Veterans that has been taking in contributions for 40 years examined; spending statistics cited; scenes shown of former HHV CEO Michael Lynch reading a statement but refusing to answer questions; details given about how the charity survived by Diane Hartmann taking over as CEO after she misused the V.A. system leading to her retirement. [Columbia University fund-raising director Doug WHITE@- comments on Hartmann's background.] The refusal of Hartmann to talk to CNN about the V.A. hospital ban explained; scenes shown of Griffin talking to another guy named Chip.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Drew Griffin) The refusal of the HHV charity to answer media questions & how it is hard to shut down such charities discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Rachel Nichols & Jeffrey Toobin about the football news. [NICHOLS, TOOBIN - comment on the Dwyer & the Peterson & the Hardy cases & how the NFL is panicking with no clear policy.] [TOOBIN - comments on the dumb comments from NFL head coaches.] Other material: [Panthers coach Ron RIVERA - comments on the Hardy case.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with [White House press secretary Josh about the US policy for Iraq statements. [EARNEST - explains Dempsey's explanations of military scenarios for US military advisers; states there is now a new government in Iraq that reflects the nation's diversity.]
(Blooming Grove, Pennsylvania: Jason Carroll) The massive manhunt in Pennsylvania for Eric Frein@, the killer who ambushed state trooper Cpl. Bryon Dickson% on Friday, featured; photos & scenes shown; details given about Frein's background & weapons. [Pennsylvania state police commissioner Frank NOONAN@- describes Frein's appearance, dress & motive.] [Frein family friend "ELAINE" - describes his behavior; reacts to what happened.] The issue of Frein's run-ins with the law discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former FBI official Tom Fuentes about Frein & the shooting. [FUENTES - talks about Frein, his high-powered weapons.]
(New York: Susan Candiotti) The calls for the Yorkville Endoscopy clinic to cease/suspend operations in the wake of Rivers' death examined; details given about the clinic's accreditation issues. [Medical malpractice attorney Andrew SMILEY@- explains licensing & why the clinic is still operating.] A statement from the clinic defending its procedures quoted.