This program is about 1 hour long
(New York: Rebecca Gomez) The aftermath of yesterday’s plunge reviewed; details given on former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan’s warning of a possible recession, Bernanke’s remarks about the year’s economic growth, the housing market; statistics cited.
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Dow Jones’ investigation into the technical glitch and the drop in new home sales noted; 2006 gross domestic product cited.
(Washington: Molly Henneberg) House Democratic leaders’ work toward an anti-war plan for Iraq examined; details given on war funding. [Representative James CLYBURN- says we’re searching for a way to limit funding without affecting the troops.] [Representative John BOEHNER- comments.] The decision to give soldiers desert training while in Iraq noted. [White House spokesman Tony SNOW- responds to reporters.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Preparations for a conference between Iraq, Iran and Syria to discuss the security crisis in Iraq and the military assessment of the decrease in violence following the Baghdad security crackdown noted.
(West Palm Beach, Florida: Phil Keating) The ongoing battle for custody of Smith’s body featured; details given on Howard K. Stern’s reaction; scenes shown from the courtroom. [Virgie Arthur’s attorney Roberta MANDEL- makes her argument.] Affidavit filed by the nanny of Smith’s daughter Dannielynn quoted on screen; details given on former boyfriend Larry Birkhead’s paternity case in the Bahamas. [Birkhead’s attorney Debra OPRI- comments on the DNA samples.] Funeral plans for Smith noted.
(Fox Weather Center: Rick Reichmuth) The storm system featured; national forecast given; weather maps and data shown on screen.
(Washington: Steve Centanni) The rebound from yesterday’s freefall in the stock market featured; details given on Federal Reserve Board chairman Ben Bernanke’s response and the meeting of President Bush’s economic advisors; statistics cited. [BERNANKE- says the markets seem to be working well.] [White House Council of Economic Advisers chairman Edward LAXEAR- says we still have a strong economy.]
(Washington: James Rosen) Next week’s meeting between US and North Korea representatives in New York to discuss normal relations examined; details given on the terms of North Korea’s agreement to dismantle its nuclear program. [Assistant Secretary of State Christopher HILL- speaks about what needs to be done about their enriched uranium.] [State Department spokesman Sean McCORMACK- comments on the upcoming meeting.]
(New York: Julie Banderas) The New Jersey Supreme Court ruling in the Lewis White case against his school for not protecting him from bullies examined; details given on the schools’ responsibility for prolonged bullying and criticism of the ruling; statistics cited. [WHITE- comments.]
(Los Angeles: Jonathan Hunt) The use of a video game to treat Iraq war veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder examined; PTSD statistics cited; scenes shown of a demonstration of virtual program. [USC psychologist Dr. Albert “Skip” RIZZO- talks about the program.]