This program is 29 minutes long
(Erbil, Iraq: Holly Williams) The continuing threat from the ISIS terrorist group featured; details given about a new video purportedly showing the beheading of British aid worker Alan Henning and threatening the life of American hostage Peter Kassig; video clip shown. [Wife Barbara HENNING – pleads for Alan’s life.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) The ISIS executions of Americans James Foley & Steven Sotloff and British aid worker David Haines noted. Interview held with FBI director James Comey about the work to hunt down the masked ISIS killer. [For “60 Minutes,” COMEY – says we know who he is; says he wants to see our country and our allies bring justice to him.]
(Dallas: Manuel Bojorquez) The situation in Dallas with the arrival of Ebola patient Thomas Duncan updated; scenes shown of a hazmat crew and police at Duncan’s apartment; details given about the flaw in the system at Texas Health Presbyterian. [Fire marshal Robert DE LOS SANTOS- comments on the cleanup.] [Texas Governor Rick PERRY – says our system is working as it should.] [CDC’s Dave DAIGLE- says he is confident we will stop the outbreak in Dallas.] [Contact tracer Stephanie SCHRAG- says the community is scared.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) The infection of NBC News cameraman Ashoka Mukpo with Ebola and the testing of 2 patients in Washington, DC for Ebola reported.
(Study: Jon LaPook) How hospitals in the US are preparing for Ebola featured. [NYU Langone Medical Center infection control team Dr. Jennifer LIGHTER-FISHER- explains how they use “fake patients” to test the staff and other measures being taken.] Fauci’s assurance that there will not be an outbreak in the US discussed.
(Frankfurt, Germany: Mark Phillips) The resurgence of anti-Semitism in Germany featured; scenes shown of demonstrations. [Central Council of Jews in Germany president Dieter GRAUMANN- says events in Gaza are a reason to let it out.] [Technical University Berlin Monika SCHWARZ-FRIESEL- says writers of anti-Semitic e-mails come from the middle of society and many are highly educated.]
(Studio: Anthony Mason) The growing threat of cyber attacks examined; statement from Chase about the hacking quoted; Norse Corp. map of daily attacks directed at the US shown. [Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg WHITMAN- says the bad guys get better, we gotta get better…] [CreditCards.com Matt SCHULZ- explains how fraudsters test cards to see if they’re valid.]
(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Steve Hartman) The story of how Tricia Somers asked Tricia Seaman, a nurse at Pinnacle Health Hospital in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to raise her son Wesley if she died from her cancer presented; details given about how Seaman invited Somers and Wesley to live with her family. [SOMERS, SEAMAN – recount what happened.] [Seaman’s KIDS – say they love Tricia & Wesley.]