This program is 28 minutes long
(Darrington, Washington: John Blackstone) The search for victims updated; scenes shown of mud and debris; details given about the seismic readings showing there were 2 landslides; photos shown. [Fire department battalion chief Steve MASON- explains the search process.] [Residents Don & Sue MOORE- comment.]
(Perth, Australia: Holly Williams) The search for debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 featured; details given about the impact of the weather; new satellite photos shown of objects in the water.
(Rome: Scott Pelley) The historic meeting at the Vatican between President Obama and Pope Francis reviewed; scenes & photos shown; details given about the contentious issue of the health care law requirement on contraceptives; findings of a poll on Americans’ views of Pope Francis cited. [OBAMA – comments on his meeting.]
(Pentagon: David Martin) Disciplinary action against 10 Air Force officers in charge of nuclear missiles in connection with the cheating scandal at Malmstrom Air Force Base featured. [Air Force Secretary Deborah JAMES, commander of Air Force nuclear weapons Lt. Gen. Stephen WILSON- comment.] The firing of a senior officer at a missile base in Wyoming because of a “loss of confidence” noted.
(Studio: Jeff Glor) A report clearing New Jersey Governor Chris Christie of involvement in a plot to create a traffic jam on the George Washington Bridge last fall examined; details given about the roles of ex-Christie allies Bridget Kelly and David Wildstein. [Chief investigator Randy MASTRO, state senator Loretta WEINBERG, CHRISTIE - comment.]
(Studio: Jim Axelrod) The increase in autism cases examined; statistics cited. [Autism Speaks Michael ROSANOFF, parent Lori TROY, autistic child Kevin TROY – comment.] The difference in cases in boys vs girls discussed.
(Clinton Township, Michigan: Elaine Quijano) The new approach to homework at Clintondale High School in Michigan featured; details given about the flipped classroom model with students watching video lessons at home and solving problems at school; statistics on graduation, failures and college enrollment cited. [Student Larontay WELTON, Principal Greg GREEN, teacher Thomas FIORE- comment.]