This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Joe Johns) The apology from Jesse Jackson for his crude remarks about Senator Barack Obama featured. [On Fox, JACKSON - says Obama talks down to black people and "I wanna cut his n-ts off."] [At news conference, JACKSON - comments on his hot mike statement.] Statement from Obama spokesman Bill Burton about personal responsibility and a statement from son Representative Jesse Jackson, Jr., quoted. [In June, OBAMA - says too many black fathers are MIA and AWOL.]
(Studio: Campbell Brown) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen and Amy Holmes and Rev. Al Sharpton about what Jackson said about Obama. [SHARPTON - says the remarks were unfortunate; agrees with Obama about challenging.] [GERGEN - says the comments could benefit Obama and the remarks reflect more on Jackson than Obama.] [HOLMES - says this helps put the focus on Obama's views on personal responsibility in the black community; notes the rock-solid support for Obama within the black community and there is a generational shift.]
(Studio: Campbell Brown) Live "strategy session" with CNN's James Carville and national radio talk show host Bill Bennett about the possible troubled relationship between Obama and Clinton. [CARVILLE - says Obama's people leaked today's "New York Times" story and it was not helpful to the Obama campaign and is dangerous and stupid.] [BENNETT - says these rifts will heal.]
(Studio: Randi Kaye) A welcome back to the Senate for Senator Edward Kennedy after his first appearance since his brain tumor surgery; CDC figures on salmonella cases and the wildfires in California reported.
(Washington: Dana Bash) The response of the two presidential candidates to the Iranian missile test featured; details given about their divergent views. [Senators John McCAIN, Barack OBAMA - comment on dealing with Iran.]
(Studio: Campbell Brown) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen and Middle East analyst Reza Islan about the presidential election campaign and Iran. [From Boston, GERGEN - says the big question is whether Israel or the US will attack Iran before a new president comes in; outlines the views of the Jewish community and most Americans.] [ISLAN - says Iran wants to make a statement that any attack will be met with devastation; comments on the potential for military confrontation with Iran.]
(Studio: Campbell Brown) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen about what Obama is saying about the interview on "Access Hollywood." [GERGEN - says once is enough; states it is better for politicians not to exploit their children.]
(Las Vegas: Gary Tuchman) The health scare for imprisoned polygamist leader Warren Jeffs examined; scenes shown from outside the Las Vegas Sunrise Hospital where Jeffs was treated. [Mohave County, Arizona, Sheriff Tom SHEAHAN- describes Jeffs' symptoms and his prison cell in solitary confinement.] The recent raid on a sect compound in Eldorado, Texas, recalled. [In jail, JEFFS - denies he is the prophet.] The behavior by Jeffs while in jail in Arizona discussed.
(Studio and New York: Randi Kaye) Who killed JonBenet reviewed; photos shown/information gievn of the suspects over the years, including the family and Jon Carr, Bill McReynolds and Michael Helgoff; details given about the new DNA testing. [In 1997, mother Patsy RAMSEY- cries.] [CARR - confesses.] [Forensic scientist Lawrence KOBILINSKY- talks about the validity of DNA evidence.]
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The Justice Department motion in the lawsuit by an atheist soldier accusing the Defense Department of religious discrimination; the day's tanking of the stock market and the sale of the Chrysler building to an Abu Dhabi group reported.