This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) A study suggesting that women who have the BRCA1 gene mutation can reduce their risk of ovarian cancer and death if they have their ovaries & fallopian tubes removed by age 35 reviewed. [Breast cancer victim’s sister Nicole ARMSTRONG, MD Anderson Cancer Center Dr. Shannon WESTIN- comment.]
(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) Proposed cuts to the military examined. [ROTC cadet Sean ANDERSON, Secretary of Defense Chuck HAGEL, former Defense Secretary Bill COHEN, Representative Buck McKEON, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Martin DEMPSEY - comment.]
(Miami: Mark Potter) The arrest in Mexico of crime kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, who had been on the run for 13 years, reviewed; scenes shown of his escape tunnel and the hotel where he was staying; details given about how cell phones were used to track him and about indictments in American cities, including Chicago. [NBC News military analyst retired Gen. Barry McCAFFREY, former DEA chief of international operations Mike VIGIL- comment.]
(Kiev: Richard Engel) The situation in Ukraine after President Viktor Yanukovych fled from Kiev featured; security camera video shown of Yanukovych fleeing; details given about the warrant for his arrest for the mass murder of protestors; scenes shown of the fighting between protestors and riot police, and a shrine to the fallen in Independence Square.
(Washington: Tom Costello) The hike in food prices due to the historic drought in California featured; price increase examples cited; details given about the rise in coffee prices due to a drought in Brazil. [Shopper Jasmine FORTE, Fresno-Kings Cattlemen’s Assn. Mark THOMPSON, economist Sharon STARK- comment.]
(Hamilton, Missouri: Harry Smith) The story of Jenny Doan, who figured out how to streamline the process of quilt making, presented; scenes shown from the Missouri Star Quilt Co. in Hamilton, Missouri; details given about how she built her business after her family was hit hard by the recession and about how the company is helping the town. [DOAN, 2 WOMEN, son Al DOAN – comment.]