This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Jan Crawford Greenburg) The government's use of waterboarding to question suspects like 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed examined; details given about how Justice Department official Daniel Levin underwent the waterboarding procedure in 2004 and what he later said about its use; demonstration shown. [Former judge advocate general of the Navy retired R/Adm. John HUTSON- explains this torture technique.]
(Studio: Charles Gibson, Brian Ross) The decision by CIA director Michael Hayden to ban the use of waterboarding, the question of why the administration won't state it is no longer using the procedure and how the CIA believes it is an effective option discussed.
(Studio: Charles Gibson) The status of the nomination of Michael Mukasey to the post of attorney general updated.
(Islamabad: Martha Raddatz) The possible declaration by President Pervez Musharraf of a state of emergency in Pakistan, which is spiralling into violence, examined; scenes shown of captured Pakistani forces held by militants; details given about suicide bombings happening more frequently in big cities and of the political instability. [PAKISTANI - says America is the enemy of the Muslim.] [Retired Lt. Gen. Talat MASOOD- says there could be civil war....]
(Manchester, New Hampshire: Kate Snow) The reaction of presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton to the criticism she has been taken from the male opponents featured; scenes shown from the campaign trail in New Hampshire; details given about whether she is using the gender card in her campaign. [CLINTON - jokes about taking the heat in the kitchen.] [Yesterday, at Wellesley College, CLINTON - says was prepared here to compete in the all-boys club.] [On the radio, Fred THOMPSON; Senator Barack OBAMA - criticize the Clinton campaign.] [Clinton supporter Kate ENGLAND- responds to the men.]
(New York: Ned Potter) The dangerous mission for the crew of the space shuttle Discovery to repair the solar panel on the International Space Station featured; scenes shown from on board the station and a spacewalk. [September 14, astronaut Scott PARAZYNSKI- comments on the spacewalk experience.] [Flight director Derek HASSMANN- comments on the spacewalk mission.] [Astronaut David WOLF- calls this a test.]
(New York: Jim Avila) The question of the prosecution of a child for starting the Buckweed fire in California examined; scenes shown of the huge fire; details given about the law for underage juveniles. [San Diego County deputy district attorney Cyndi Jo MEANS- outlines the law for children.] [Fire starter's father John PHILLIPS- comments.] [San Diego Burn Inst. Aida FLORES- offers suggestions for parents.]