This program is about 1 hour long
(Los Angeles: Adam Housley) The manhunt for convicted sex offender George Horner, who is accused of kidnapping and molesting a girl in Arizona, featured; picture shown of Horner; details given on the vehicle he was driving and Horner’s previous arrests. [Mother Glenna ALVAREZ- comments.]
(New York City: Erik Liljegren) The winter chill in New England featured; scenes shown of people bundled-up and a traffic accident in Erie, Pennsylvania. [Commuter Vicky SKELTON- comments on the freezing weather.] [In Erie, 2 MEN - describe what happened.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Winter weather forecast previewed.
(Studio: Julie Banderas) Firefighter candidate Isaac Feliciano’s struggle to join the Patterson fire department in New Jersey despite having a prosthetic leg featured; details given on how Feliciano lost his knee and his physical exam rankings; scenes shown of Feliciano competing in the Paralympics. [FELICIANO- comments on his physical capabilities.]
(Washington, DC: James Rosen) Iran’s plans to expand its nuclear program by installing more uranium enrichment devices in defiance of a U.N. resolution featured; details given on the US reaction. [Undersecretary of State Nicholas BURNS- warns of another possible U.N. resolution.] [IAEA director-general Mohamed ELBARADEI- says they have not seen any undeclared facilities capable of producing material for a weapon.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) A report that Iran is testing a satellite launch rocket noted.
(Seattle: Dan Springer) The use of sex appeal to sell coffee at the Sweet Spot Café in Seattle, Washington, featured; scenes shown of the baristas. [Owner Sarah ARAUJO- says she thinks it’s classy.] [Scantily-clad barista Valerie STULTS- comments on the customers’ reactions.] [Feminist Bernadette LOGUE, customer Tom NASKY- give their opinions.]
(Fox Weather Center: Rick Reichmuth) National forecast given; weather maps and data shown on screen.
(White House: Bret Baier) Senate confirmation of Lt. Gen. David Petraeus as the next commander of US troops in Iraq, Baghdad’s Sadr City mayor’s agreement with religious groups to disarm and the crackdown on Iranian forces inside Iraq reviewed. [BUSH – says “I’m the decision maker.”] [Secretary of Defense Robert GATES- says we are trying to uproot networks that are planting IEDs.]
(Fairbank, Iowa: Carl Cameron) The busy weekend for the 2008 presidential campaigns featured; details given on Senator Hillary Clinton, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, former New York Governor George Pataki, former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, and Senator Barack Obama; scenes shown from the campaign trail. [ROMNEY- states his position on renewable fuel and energy sources.] [PATAKI- comments on the number of candidates.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Senator Joe Biden’s and former Arizona Governor Mike Huckabee’s campaign plans noted; estimated property value of former Senator John Edwards’ home cited.
(Denver: Alicia Acuna) The addition of the cell phone to Colorado traffic accident reports in order to generate statistics featured. [Text-messaged while driving Patrick SIMS- describes what happened when he crashed into a cyclist.] [Insurance Information Association Carol WALKER- comments.]
(Los Angeles: Jonathan Hunt) A California company’s plan to use worms in the office to recycle food scraps and produce vermicompost featured; scenes shown of the worms. [L.A. Bureau of Sanitation Steven ISODA- talks about organic waste.] [California EPA Andrew HURST- comments on workers’ reactions.]