This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Candy Crowley, Gloria Borger and John King about the presidential race two days before the Iowa caucuses. [In Des Moines, CROWLEY - says Senator Hillary Clinton is running a king of incumbent race; comments on the support for the Mike Huckabee campaign and on his slipups.] [In studio, BORGER - explains why Representative Dennis Kucinich's support for Senator Barack Obama is important in the caucus system; suggests Pakistan hurt Huckabee; calls Mitt Romney the establishment candidate.] [In Concord, New Hampshire, KING - analyzes the race in both parties and the question of turnout; comments on Senator John McCain's strategy.] Campaign material: [CLINTON - campaigns.] CNN poll figures for the Republicans outlined on screen.
(Des Moines: Tom Foreman) The Republican attack ads analyzed; scenes shown from Mitt Romney's ad against opponents Senator John McCain and Mike Huckabee; details given about McCain's position on immigration and what Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said about Huckabee's views on the Bush foreign policy. [HUCKABEE - talks about his TV ad ordered pulled.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The raw data on the impact of the Iowa caucuses outlined on screen.
(Des Moines, Iowa: Candy Crowley) What makes the underdog presidential candidates run examined; scenes shown from the campaign trail of the also-runnings. [Senator Chris DODD, New Mexico Governor Bill RICHARDSON, Senator Joe BIDEN - campaign.]
(Studio: Gary Tuchman) The violence in Kenya following the presidential elections; the shooting of US diplomat John Glanville in Sudan and charges that an Arizona beauty queen, Kumari Fulbright, kidnapped and tortured an ex-boyfriend reported.
(San Francisco: David Mattingly) "New York Post" claims that the San Francisco Zoo tiger may have been taunted before attacks three young men examined; scenes shown from the zoo; details given the victims. [Victim's father Carlos SOUSA, Sr. - raises questions.] The evidence outside the tiger enclosure and the unanswered questions about the case that is under investigation discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier interview held with Columbus Zoo and Aquarium director emeritus Jack Hanna about the tiger story. [HANNA - raises questions about the tiger's territory and possible taunting by the three boys; suggests changes may be made at the nation's zoos.]
(Islamabad: Matthew Chance) The assassination of Pakistan's Benazir Bhutto updated; video shown of Bhutto in her car, the gunman and the bomb explosion; details given of clues about the attackers and of charges of a government coverup at times of mounting pressure on the government due to this political killing. [Voice of close Bhutto aide Sherry REHMAN- says it was a bullet injury to the head.] [Pakistan interior ministry spokesman Javed Iqbal CHEEMA- describes what happened in the car.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Karachi: Peter Bergen) The difficulties in determining the cause of death due to the absence of an autopsy, how her death has made Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf even more unpopular, her report about corruption in Pakistan, her popularity before the elections, which will now be put off, discussed; inset video of the assassination shown.
(Studio: Gary Tuchman) A suicide bombing at a funeral in Baghdad, Iraq; a deadly condo fire in south Boston and the record snow of New Year's Day in Michigan reported; scenes shown of members of New York's Polar Bear Club at the beach.