This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Catherine Herridge) The US Homeland Security response to the international threat reviewed; details given on the extremists’ process of recruiting young Muslims.
(Washington: Steve Centanni) The release of an unverified new audio tape from Al Qaeda in Iraq leader Abu Ayyub al-Masri examined; details given on the threats against the White House and Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden’s strategic silence during midterm elections; excerpt of the tape played and quoted on screen.
(White House: Bret Baier) The meeting reviewed; details given on the possible compromises on the minimum wage and immigration issues; photo shown from the meeting in which Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney are wearing blue ties. [BUSH – says we can work together.] [DURBIN- says we talked about an agenda.] [White House spokesman Tony SNOW- comments on the minimum wage.] [Representative Nancy PELOSI- says we can find common ground with Bush on immigration.]
(Fox Weather Center: Rick Reichmuth) National forecast given; weather maps and data shown on screen.
(Randolph County, North Carolina: Erik Liljegren) The Junior ROTC members honoring fallen soldiers for Veterans Day profiled; scenes shown the kids planting flags in a graveyard. [JROTC Brandon SWANEY- remembers his grandfather; talks about his brother’s army service.] [2 JROTC MEMBERS and Dakota ABERNATHY- comment.]
(Washington: Major Garrett) The Democrats’ debate over what to do about the war in Iraq examined; details given on former Senator George McGovern’s exit strategy. [On the phone, McGOVERN- says we need to get the troops out; says we’re turning Iraq into a terrorist breeding ground.] [Senator Patrick LEAHY, Senator Harry REID- comment.]
(Seattle: Dan Springer) The Patriot Guard group of motorcycle riders, who formed to protect fallen soldiers’ families from war protesters during funerals, profiled; scenes shown of a procession and the men acting as pallbearers for S/Sgt Joseph Kane in Belfair, Washington. [Patriot Guard rider WINGS- comments.] [Husband killed in Iraq Michelle KANE- thanks the group.]
(Dallas: Kim McIntyre) The release from a Texas mental hospital of Lisa Diaz, who drowned her 2 daughters in 2003 and was found not guilty due to insanity, examined; details given on the case and the prosecutors’ call for a reformed insanity defense; pictures shown of Diaz, 3 other women with similar cases: Andrea Yates, Dena Schlosser, Deanna Laney. [Diaz’s attorney Robert UDASHEN- comments on her mental state; says her treatment was successful.] [Collin County district attorney’s office Greg DAVIS- comments on her recovery; says the law should be changed.]
(Washington: James Rosen) The world reactions to the Democratic power shift in the US following midterm elections reported; details given on the responses from: Al Qaeda in Iraq leader Abu Ayyub al-Masri, Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Cuba’s foreign minister, a Syrian newspaper, and numerous Iraqis. [White House spokesman Tony SNOW- rejects the view that the democratic system makes us weak.]