This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Major Garrett) More controversial remarks from presidential candidate Donald Trump and the deepening division within the Republican Party featured; details given about Trump’s refusal to endorse Speaker of the House Paul Ryan or Senator John McCain; Trump’s remarks to “The Washington Post” and statement from Military Order of the Purple Heart spokesman John Bircher quoted. [TRUMP – says he always wanted to get the Purple Heart; says he regretted not serving; comments on the crying baby.] [Trump supporter Betsy WILSON – defends Trump’s feud with the Muslim Khan family.]
(Studio: Charlie Rose) Trump’s response to a question about sexual harassment accusations against Fox News head Roger Ailes quoted. [Son Eric TRUMP – defends his dad’s answer regarding daughter/sister Ivanka.] Responses from former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson, who is suing Ailes, and from current Fox anchor Megyn Kelly quoted.
(White House: Margaret Brennan) President Obama’s criticism of Trump and Republican leaders, including Senators Mitch McConnell and John McCain and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, for not withdrawing their endorsement from Trump featured; Republican Representative Richard Hanna’s remarks on his decision to back Hillary Clinton quoted. [OBAMA – says Trump is woefully unprepared; wonders why McConnell, McCain & Ryan are still endorsing Trump despite his feud with the Muslim American Khan family.] [TRUMP – says Obama has been a very very weak president.]
(Studio: Charlie Rose) The fallout from the leak of Democratic National Committee emails updated.
(Miami: David Begnaud) Efforts to protect pregnant women from Zika featured; map shown; details given about the recommendation that people use mosquito repellant with DEET. [Expectant mother Jessica ARDENTE- says women are scared to death.] [OBGYN Dr. Christine CURRY- says it’s changing the reproductive narrative for women all over the world.] [Mosquito geneticist Dr. Matthew DeGENNARO- says it will spread by the movement of infected people.]
(Studio: Charlie Rose, Jon LaPook) The significance of the new Zika case outside the “Zika zone” and the failure of Congress to fund the Zika fight discussed.
(Rio de Janeiro: Ben Tracy) Security preparations for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro featured; scenes shown of a training exercise, armed soldiers at the airport, mid-day thefts, the opening of Rio’s joint security operation center. [Security expert Robert MUGGAH- notes millions were shaved off the public security budget.] [Spectator Julianna DOHERTY- says she is not worried.]
(Studio: Vinita Nair) The agreement from the parent company of Terminix to pay a settlement to the Esmond family, who were poisoned by a pesticide during a vacation, examined; details given about the methyl bromide used at the Virgin Islands resort. [Beyond Pesticides Jay FELDMAN- says we need more control over how these chemicals are allowed into the environment.]
(Chicago: Vladimir Duthiers) The competition among cities to build the best Ferris Wheel featured; scenes shown of Chicago’s Centennial Wheel, the London Eye and the High Roller in Las Vegas; details given about plans to build the world’s largest wheel in New York’s Staten Island and in Dubai. [Chicago Navy Pier COO Brian MURPHY- says it’s a wheel war.] [New York Wheel CEO Rich MARIN- says it’s about having a grandness of place.]