This program is about 1 hour long
(Houston: Rosa Flores) Breaking news on the floods in Texas & Oklahoma featured; scenes shown from Houston, Wimberley, the Blanco River; details given about the drowning of Alyssa Ramirez & the missing. [Two WOMEN, Hays County emergency management coordinator Kharley SMITH@- comment.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with San Marcos fire department Capt. Jay Horden about first responders' rescue efforts. [In Wimberley, HORDEN - describes what happened in a rescue in the deep river water; explains how swift water rescue works & what equipment to use.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The fatality figures in Texas & Oklahoma noted; photos shown of Ramirez. [In interview, aunt Roberta RAMIREZ - talks about Alyssa.]
(Wimberley, Texas: Gary Tuchman) What happened in the flooding in Wimberley, Texas, with people swept into the Blanco River featured; scenes shown from the river; details given about the missing Laura McComb & her two children. [Hays County commissioner Will CONLEY - comments on the tsunami of water.] [Father Joe McCOMB - describes what happened as the house floated away.] The current level of the river discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier interview held with Laura McComb's sister Julie Shields. [SHIELDS - recounts her conversation with Laura in the floating cabin, the grief for Laura's husband, who survived.]
(Washington: Pamela Brown) The police search for more suspects in the murders at the Savvas Savopoulos mansion in Washington, DC, examined; details given about Wint's actions. [Retired NYPD detective Harry HOUCK@- talks about why police released possible suspects, the money dropoff.]
(Studio: Amara Walker) The operation launched by Iraqi military forces against ISIS; the North Dakota Walmart shooting by US airman Marcel Willis; the family claims blues musician B.B. King was murdered & a volcano eruption on a Galapagos island reported.
(New York: Alexandrea Field) The story of TLC TV's the conservative Christian Duggar family & Josh's activities reviewed; Josh Duggar's apology quoted; details given about the show's loss of sponsors. ["Washington Post" columnist Alyssa ROSENBERG@- talks about the future of the TV show.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with DR. Drew Pinsky about Josh Duggar & the family. [PINSKY - says Josh's mental condition has never been assessed; asks "what about the victims."]
(New York: Randi Kate) The recovery of the body of Vincent Viafore% who died while kayaking last April in the Hudson Rover with the prosecution building a murder case against his fiance, Angelika GrAswald@, reviewed; photos & the river shown; details given about motive. [GRASWALD - tells her story.] [Angelika GrAswald's attorney Richard PORTALE@- says she could not have saved him.] [Graswald's ex-boyfriend Mike COLVIN - comments on her actions.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Randi Kaye) Graswald's actions, the kayak plug that may have been tampered with discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Wolf Blitzer) The amazing stories covered by CNN that started with the first Persian Gulf war discussed.