This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Robert Bazell) A medical study finding that breast cancer is more aggressive in younger women examined. [Patient Lalania HALL- comments.] [Duke University Medical Center Dr. Kimberly BLACKWELL- explains the findings.]
(Big Sur: George Lewis) The ongoing battle against the wildfires in California featured; scenes shown of a burning home in Concow, ruins in Big Sur, a condor; map shown; statistics on firefighters and equipment cited. [Cal Fire Mike MOHLER- notes the impact of the weather.] [Butte County sheriff’s department Sgt. Steve COLLINS- comments on people refusing to evacuate.] [Big Sur homeowner Abraham NEWELL- wonders about his house.] [Ventana Wildlife Society Kelly SORENSON- reacts to the survival of the condors.]
(New York: Anne Thompson) The deal reached at the G-8 summit on greenhouse gases reviewed; scenes shown from Japan of President Bush and the G-8 leaders planting trees. [July 6, BUSH – says if China and India don’t share our inspiration we won’t solve the problem.] [Pew Environmental Group Philip CLAPP- says many G-8 promises are not fulfilled.] [Sierra Club John COEQUYT- calls for increasing fuel efficiency and using renewable electricity.]
(No location given: Maria Menounos) The “Access Hollywood” interview with Senator Barack Obama, wife Michelle and daughters Malia and Sasha previewed. [OBAMAS – talk about their family life and the possibility of living in the White House.]
(Studio: Brian Williams, Chuck Todd) The Obama family interview and Senator John McCain’s campaign ad contrasting the 1968 “Summer of Love” with his captivity as a POW in Vietnam discussed; ad shown.
(New York: Mike Taibbi) Hard times for newspapers due to the Internet featured; details given about cutbacks at several papers. [3 PEOPLE, San Francisco resident David MISKIE– comment.] [“Palm Beach Post” publisher Doug FRANKLIN, managing editor Bill ROSE- comment on job cuts.] [“Palm Beach Post” vice president of digital media Tim BURKE, crime reporter Rochelle GILKEN- comment on becoming Web-based.] [“New York Daily News” owner Mort ZUCKERMAN- comments on getting new color presses.]
(Arlington, Virginia: Savannah Guthrie) The health benefits of bicycling featured; statistics on risk reduction and fat burning cited. [82-year-old Jacksonville, Florida, resident Willie ADKINS- supports biking.] [Cyclist Jamie JENSON- comments on weight management.] [Boulder Center for Sports Medicine clinical director Andy PRUITT- explains how it’s easier on the body than running.]