This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Presidential candidate Gary Hart reported accepting ethically questionable campaign funds from California video producer. Report introduced.
(DC: Bob Kur) "Miami Herald" story regarding Gary Hart's acceptance of funds from producer Stuart Karl featured. [HART - says doesn't know details.] Karl noted producing Jane Fonda's aerobics video. Karl's ethical problems detailed; "Wall Street Journal" quoted. Cancelled checks from Karl to Hart shown. Karl mentioned providing private jets during 1984 Hart campaign [FEC chairperson Thomas JOSEFIAK - comments on donation limits.] Hart campaign worker Dennis Walto mentioned on Karl's payroll while working for Hart; details given, scenes shown. Walto's denial of wrongdoing noted. [HART - comments on situation.] [JOSEFIAK - comments on contributions.] "Miami Herald" noted also disclosing Donna Rice story.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Hart spokesperson quoted. Cand. Jack Kemp reported escalating attacks upon Vice President George Bush and Robert Dole regarding Social Security Kemp TV commercials discussed. Report introduced.
(Des Moines, Iowa: Lisa Myers) Robert Dole's retaliation against Jack Kemp's attacks quoted. [DOLE - defends position and says Kemp voted against Social Security rescue package] Kemp's tactics reported angering Dole; scenes shown. Vice President George Bush quoted. [BUSH - denies promoting abortion while United Nations ambassador] [KEMP - comments on stance.] Kemp's strategy discussed.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Durango, Colorado: Roger O'Neil) Commuter plane crash near Durango, Colorado, reported; details given, scenes shown. Some survivors noted able to walk from crash. [Survivor Peter SCHAUER - comments on crash.] Schauer mentioned organizing hike to safety. [SCHAUER - comments on hike.] Survivors' trek and rescue effort detailed. Continental Express plane noted giving no warning of trouble before crash. [SCHAUER - tells of being refused ride by motorist.] [Thelma TATE - tells of Schauer appearing at home.] Rescue of survivors described. [SCHAUER - says doesn't think will fly again.] Survivors' conds. given.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Inflation rate for 1987 discussed; figs. shown.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Palestinian question addressed. 1967 six-day war reviewed; details given, scenes shown. Gaza Strip population illustration Israel's capture of West Bank detailed. West Bank population illustration Impact of expanding Arab pop. in occupied territories discussed. Reports introduced
(Gaza Strip, Israel: Martin Fletcher) Israeli's occupation dilemma featured; scenes shown. [Israeli army Lieutenant Niel TOLEDANO - wants peace.] Young Palestinians' anger noted stunning Israeli troops. [Palestinian student Sami RANTISSI - says future hopeless.] Israelis shown protesting uprisings. [MAN - comments on situation.] Prime minister Yitzhak Shamir reported accused of mishandling protests. [SHAMIR - says only negotiations will rectify situation.] Palestinian and Israeli demands discussed. PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) and Shamir's inflexibility noted. [Israeli political activist Meron BENVENISTI - says is pessimistic.] Projected Arab population mentioned. Palestinians' reported convinced occupation ineluctable.
(Amman, Jordan: Rick Davis) Palestinians living in Jordan featured; details given, scenes shown. Jordan's King Hussein I reported desiring international conference with PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) president Yasir Arafat. [Info. minister Dr. Hani KHASAWNEH - comments on possible international conf.] [CHILDREN - want to live in Palestine.] Children reported approving of Palestinians' uprising in occupied Israel. [Archbishop Elvia KHOURY - approves of stone throwing.] Palestinians noted discouraged in Amman by Arab summit in Amman; details given, scenes shown. Palestinian issue noted not easily dismissed. Scenes shown from battle between troops and Palestinians at Jerusalem's mosque. Violent scenes shown from Cairo, Egypt, after Anwar Sadat's assassination. [Sociologist Saad Eddin IBRAHIM - comments on Egyptian response to Israeli situation.] Palestinian messages being relayed to Israel and Arab ntns. discussed.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Anglican envoy Terry Waite's disappearance in Beirut, Lebanon, reviewed. Prayer service reported held in Great Britain; scenes shown. Waite's wife Frances and brother David shown. Archbishop Robert Runcie quoted.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President Reagan quoted regarding aid to Contras issue. Reagan administration noted criticizing Democrat opponents. Senator Christopher Dodd quoted.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Studio: John Chancellor) President Reagan's good fortune through years discussed. USSR general secretary Mikhail Gorbachev mentioned. China (PR)'s capitalistic endeavors noted. World events emphasized working in Reagan's favor.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Researchers reported announcing alcoholism blood test; details given.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) State Department reported announcing North Korea being added to US terrorist list; details given. North Korea noted linked to bombing of South Korean airliner in effort to disrupt Summer Olympics.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) '88 Olympics opening ceremonies announced in Seoul, South Korea; details given, scenes shown. Report introduced.
(Inuvik, Canada: George Lewis) Olympic torch featured in Canada. [WOMAN - describes feelings inspired by torch.] Torch's symbolism and important discussed. Canada's torch relay illustration Torch shown being transferred. Torch mentioned reaching Inuvik, Canada; details given, scenes shown. [Torch bearer Janice NICHOL - tells of being released from hospital to carry torch.]