This program is 28 minutes long
(Boston: Rehema Ellis) The day of defiance & celebration in Boston reviewed; scenes shown of winner Meb Keflezighi, his bib with the names of the people who died, the opening ceremonies, helicopters, law enforcement officers, bomb-sniffing dogs, security checkpoints, cheering crowds, and runners. [Runner Sheila ESLINGER, MR8 team members Bob CLEARY, Molly AKERS, SPECTATOR– comment.] Other winners, including Rita Jeptoo, Tatyana McFadden & Ernst van Dyk, mentioned.
(San Jose, California: Joe Fryer) The story of a teenager who stowed away in the wheel well of a jet to fly from San Jose to Hawaii featured; scenes shown from the airport; map shown; FAA statistics on stowaways cited. [Maui district airport manager Marvin MONIZ- describes the boy’s condition.] [Aviation expert Peter FORMAN- says it’s miraculous he survived.] [San Jose airport Rosemary BARNES, security expert Johnathan TAL- comment on perimeter fence security.]
(Jindo, South Korea: Bill Neely) The recovery operations updated; scenes shown of bodies being brought back from the ship, family members, and President Park condemning the captain & crew, and the captain receiving medical attention; details given about the charges against the crew; video shown of the captain 4 years ago; radio messages quoted.
(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The crisis in Ukraine updated; photos indicating Russian soldiers have crossed into eastern Ukraine shown; scenes shown of Vice President Joe Biden arriving in Kiev; details given about the gun battle in Slavyansk and about the capture of journalist Irma Krat and other reporters. [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY – comments.]
(New York: Stephanie Gosk) The debate over palcohol, a powdered substance that becomes alcohol when mixed with water, featured; email from inventor Mark Phillips and statement from the Palcohol website quoted. [WOMAN – reacts.] [MADD national president Jan WITHERS- raises concerns.]
(Parkland, Florida: Harry Smith) The mission of John D'Eri to employ people with autism at his Rising Tide Car Wash in Parkland, Florida featured; scenes shown. [D’ERI – says we’re setting people up for success.] [Sons Andrew D’ERI, Tom D’ERI – comment.] [Andrew’s mother Donna D’ERI- says this gives Andrew a life and that was John’s vision.]