This program is 29 minutes long
(Dallas: Mark Potter) A CDC report on a Dallas hospital nurse who has contracted the Ebola virus after caring for Ebola patient Thomas Duncan featured; scenes shown from Dallas; details given about those being monitored. [Nurse's NEIGHBOR - reacts.] [Texas health resources Dr. Daniel VARGA@- comments.] [CDC director Dr. Tom FRIEDEN@- talks about a "breach" in protocol.] [Harvard School of Public health Dr. Ashish JHA@- outlines what could happen in contamination.] [Dallas County Judge Clay JENKINS@- comments on the news.] The health of infected NBA cameraman Ashoka Mukpo updated. New safety procedures discussed.
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(New York: Kristen Dahlgren) The questions of whether health care facilities & workers are prepared to deal with Ebola examined; details given from a national Nurses United poll & airport screening procedures. [Hospital nurse Kelly FIELDS - outlines limited procedures for Ebola.] [Dr. Linda GERGES - worries about a system.] [CDC's Abbigail TUMPEY@, East Meadow fire dept. Commissioner Scott FARBER@- talk about preparations.]
(St. Louis: Ron Allen) The demonstrations in St. Louis following the police shooting featured; scenes shown from the protests following the Ferguson shooting of Michael Brown. [PROTESTER - recounts being sprayed.] [Marcher Flood Christian Church Pastor Carlton LEE@- comments.] [Former Feruson Mayor Brian FLETCHER@- backs diversity.]
(Hong Kong: Ian Williams) The third week of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong featured; scenes shown from the streets at night. [Three PROTESTERS - comment.]
(Washington: Kristen Welker) The mid-term elections in which the president will stay away from the campaigns examined. ["Washington Post" Chris CILLIZZA@- says President Obama is not wanted by Democrats, but is a great fundraiser.] [Kentucky Senate candidate Alison GRIMES%- evades whether she voted for Obama.] [New Hampshire Senator Jeanne% SHAHEEN - comments.]
(Washington: Pete Williams) A look at the trend of putting cops on camera via cell phone video examined; video scenes shown from Hammond, Indiana, Tallahassee, Florida, New York City etc; details given about police body cameras with statistics cited. [El Grito of Sunset Park Dennis FLORES@- says the technology shows police violence.] [John Jay College of Criminal Justice professor Maria HABERFELD@- denies there is an increase in excessive force.] [Police Executive Research Forum Chuck WEXLER@- says better training is needed for officers.]
(Dana Point, California: Joe Fryer) The sperm whales off the coast of California featured; scenes shown of a lot of whales. [Capt. Dave Anderson's wife Giselle ANDERSON@, whale watcher Marti SCHAAFSON?, KID, American Cetacean Society Alisa SCHULMAN-JANIGER@- comment on the whales.]