This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: Charlie D’Agata) Increasing violence against Westerners in Afghanistan examined; details given about specific incidents. [Umanos’ wife Jan SCHUITEMA- comments.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley, Charlie D’Agata) The changes in Afghanistan in recent months discussed.
(Donetsk, Ukraine: Holly Williams) The attack on pro-Russian separatists in Slavyansk by Ukrainian troops reviewed; scenes shown of the checkpoint that was taken back by the separatists.
(Studio: Scott Pelley) President Obama’s threat to punish Russia with new sanctions noted; scenes shown from Tokyo.
(Washington: Chip Reid) The crackdown on electronic cigarettes featured; details given about the FDA’s proposed rules. [D.C. Vape Joint manager Ryan BIXBY- comments.] [FDA Commissioner Margaret HAMBURG- says they contain nicotine, which is addictive.]
(Capitol: Nancy Cordes) The fallout from comments made by Nevada cattle rancher Cliven Bundy, who gained support from conservatives after he refused to pay federal grazing fees, about African Americans featured; scenes shown of the standoff between Bundy’s supporters and federal agents 2 weeks ago; reactions from Senators Rand Paul and Dean Heller quoted. [BUNDY – wonders if African Americans were better off as slaves.]
(Dallas: Anna Werner) The radiation leak last February at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, a nuclear storage facility in Carlsbad, New Mexico, reviewed; details given about problems with the ventilation system; accident investigation report and statement from the Nuclear Waste Partnership quoted. [New Mexico State University Russell HARDY, plant field office manager Joe FRANCO- comment.]
(New York: Mark Strassmann) The suspension of New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda for cheating by using pine tar in a baseball game featured; scenes shown from the game. [Boston Red Sox manager John FARRELL, former pitcher Dan PLESAC- comment.]
(Sanderson, Texas: Barry Petersen) The race that is open to anyone over 18 and in which some cars have no speed limit reviewed; scenes shown of the cars and drivers. [Racers Jonathan SUCKLING, Etta VALDES, John FOWLER – comment.]