This program is 29 minutes long
(Parkland, Florida: Adrienne Bankert) The death penalty showdown in Florida for Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz examined; scenes shown of Cruz in court with a statement from Broward County state attorney Michael Satz about considering the death penalty quoted. [Voice of Cruz attorney Howard FINKELSTEIN- calls for life in prison.] Cruz's troubled background that included depression, ADHD & autism & warning signs missed by the FBI detailed. [STUDENT, victim's widow Debbie HIXON - comment.] How background gun checks also missed Cruz's troubles discussed
(Studio: Tom Llamas) Report introduced.
(Parkland, Florida: Victor Oquendo) The demand for change led by surviving students examined; scenes shown from a student rally & a visiting President Trump. [Two STUDENTS, Emma GONZALEZ, Sophia VILLERS-FURZE- speak out.] Trump tweet quoted. [Senators Marco RUBIO, Bill NELSON - offer views on the issues.] The discussion of tearing down the building & replacing it with a memorial for the victims discussed.
(Studio: Tom Llamas) Coverage of the story on "This Week" noted.
(West Palm Beach: Kenneth Moton) The charges from special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller against 13 Russians for meddling in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump reviewed; President Trump's tweet on "no collusion" quoted; details given about the Russian operation. [White House deputy press secretary Hogan GIDLEY- blames Democrats & the media.] [Deputy attorney general Rod ROSENSTEIN - talks about the Russian operation: "information warfare."] [National security advisor H.R. McMASTER- comments on the evidence.] The response from Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov quoted. The scope of the wider Mueller probe outlined. [Senator Richard BLUMENTHAL- comments on the indictments.] Trump tweets on when the meddling started discussed.
(Los Angeles: Marcus Moore) The crash in Mexico of a military helicopter surveying the earthquake damage into a bus featured; scenes shown from the crash site; details given about an earthquake last September.
(Washington: Stephanie Ramos) The pressure on V.A. Secretary David Shulkin for his travel expenses examined; details given about his trip to Europe with a lot of sightseeing with his wife. [At hearings, SHULKIN - comments on the optics.] [Senator Joe MANCHIN- speaks out.] The travel issues for EPA administrator Scott Pruitt detailed. [PRUITT - explains.]
(Studio: Erielle Reshef) Questions about the quick flu test examined; details given of the case of victim Kyra Molina & Michael Messenger; statistics cited. [Michael's mother Jessica DECENT-DOLL- reacts.] [Baylor University Medical Center Dr. John GARRETT- comments on diagnosing flu.]