This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A discussion held with National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Dr. Sharon Cooper & NYU child studies center Marylene Cloitre about those abducted & recovered like Missouri boy Shawn Hornbeck. [COOPER - says the biggest issue is helping him reintegrate; states we have to find out what plane he is on academically with the help of his school.] [In studio, CLOITRE - says the goal is to help them make sense of the experience they had so they can see who they can be in the future; suggests what his parents can do via family counseling.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Excerpt shown from Shawn's interview on Oprah Winfrey; details given about what he told about his four years in captivity & what his parents said. [HORNBECK - explains how he survived.] [Parents Craig & Pamela AKERS - believe he was abused sexually.] [CLOITRE - says Shawn will have to determine what will be said about what happened.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The arraignment of Michael Devlin for the abduction of Ben Ownby noted.
(Lincoln County, Missouri: Jonathan Freed) The possible connection of Devlin to missing boy Scott Kleeschulte, who disappeared in a St. Louis suburb 19 years ago, examined; scenes shown from St. Charles & from the road in Lincoln County where Arlin Henderson was last seen riding his bike. [Scott's parents Richard KLEESCHULTE- comment.] [At press conference, PROSECUTOR; police OFFICER - comment on Devlin's case.] [Lincoln County sheriff's department Lt. Rick HARRELL- talks about the 1991 case.] Young picture & age-progression image of Kleeschulte shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The raw data on child abductions outlined on screen.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Taped interview held with Arlin Henderson's mother & uncle James McWilliams about Arlin's disappearance in 1991 in light of the recovery of the two missing Missouri boys; photos shown of Arlin & Shawn Hornbeck. [Debra HENDERSON-GRIFFITH- talks about her hope there is a link between Arlin & child abductor Michael Devlin; recounts Arlin's disappearance while on a bike ride; recalls a man's confession that he killed Arlin.] [McWILLIAMS- talks about the similarities of the disappearances of Arlin & Shawn.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The arraignment of Michael Devlin for the kidnapping of Ben Ownby shown.
(New York: Randi Kaye) The double lives of criminals like Devlin examined; details given about the case of Kansas murderer Dennis Rader, the BTK killer, who tortured his victims; photos & video shown. [Served in military with Rader, Gerald TREMMEL, attended church with Rader, Paul CARSTEDT- describe Rader.] [In court, RADER - describes his crimes.] [Criminologist James FOX - says they blend in well.] [Former FBI profiler Candice LONG- says these criminals are cunning & you won't know what they do behind close doors.] The cases of evangelical minister Ted Haggard, who admitted he bought drugs from a male prostitute, & school teacher Mary Kay Letourneau, who had sex with a student, reviewed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The passage by the House of a bill to end tax breaks for the oil industry in the Democrats' push in the first 100 hours of Congress reported; digital time clock shown. Keeping Them Honest segment about oil introduced.
(Washington: Joe Johns) The Congressional swipe at big oil featured; details given about what happened with leases for deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico that resulted in taxpayers getting hammered. [Representative John LEWIS- cites the oil companies' profits.] [Representative John SULLIVAN - says the government made a mistaken contract.] [Interior Department inspector general Earl DEVANEY- calls it a cavalier management approach.] [Project on Government Oversight Beth DALEY- says the agency does the oil industry's bidding.]
Animal Planet footage shown of Steve Irwin with a crocodile.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Irwin's last documentary previewed; scenes shown from off the coast of the eastern Australia of Steve with a fish snake & from the memorial service. [Irwin's business manager John STAINTON- describes what happened with the stingray.] [At memorial, daughter Bindi IRWIN- remembers her father.] [On "Larry King Live," wife Terri IRWIN- says Steve's concern was for the zoo.]
Footage shown of Steve Irwin handling a snake.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Taped in-studio interview held with Animal Planet's Philippe Cousteau about Irwin; wildlife footage shown. [COUSTEAU - recounts meeting Irwin, a genuine jokester of a guy; talks about working with great white sharks & a saltwater crocodile; describes what happened with the fatal stingray strike; talks about the message of the documentary about the animals & their environment.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Upcoming item noted.
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The prediction of another round of snow & ice in Oklahoma; Harvard University study on the increase in nicotine in cigarettes; Stock Market Report & the retraction by "Consumer Reports" of its story on its test of infant car seats reported.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The helicopter rescue of a deer stranded in a lake in Norman, Oklahoma, shown.