This program is 30 minutes long
(No location given: Chris Jansing) The death from brain cancer of politician Beau Biden, son of Vice President Joe Biden, featured; family photos shown; details given from Twitter, Biden's family tragedies, his brain cancer. [Former governor Ed RENDELL@, Senators Mitch McCONNELL, Harry REID, Joe BIDEN - talk about Beau.]
(Studio: Carl Quintanilla; New York: Natalie Azar) The risk factors for brain cancer that can effect people of all ages & the low survival rates discussed.
(White House: Kristen Welker) The last-minute vote in Washington to extend the Patriot Act examined; details given about the controversial collection of Americans' phone records & the Senate options. [Senators Patrick LEAHY@, John McCAIN, Rand PAUL, CIA director John BRENNAN, Senators Mike LEE, Angus KING - comment on the act.]
(Boston: Ron Mott) The bike accident for Secretary of State John Kerry in the Swiss Alps examined; details given about his medical assessment & his diplomatic work on Iran & other crises. [Rothman Inst. Dr. Carl DEIRMENGIAN@- speculates about the leg repair & his prior hip replacements.]
(New York: Ida Segal) A crane accident in New York City that injured two workers & people on Madison Avenue featured; scenes shown from the site.
(Madera, California: Hallie Jackson) The impact of the California drought on almond farming featured; scenes shown from the fields. [Almond farmer Tom ROGERS - talks about almond crops.] [Dr. Dave GOLDHAMMER - asks where's the water.]
(West Jordan, Utah: Joe Fryer) A Utah all-girls youth tackle football program featured; scenes shown from practice. [Player Sam GORDON - says girls want to play tackle football.] [Player Johnna TUCKER, coach Tesaa MAYARSEE?, USA Football Samantha RAPOPORT@, Tucker's MOTHER - comment on the game.]
(Chicago Heights: Kevin Tibbles) Judge Clarence Murray's unique sentence for Indiana bank robber Dave Ptnchen% examined; scenes shown from Merillville. [POTCHEN - says he hit rock bottom.] [D.A. Sam SCHEELE@- talks about Ponchin.] [Trucking company owner "DUANE"%- comments on hiring Dave.]