This program is about 1 hour long
(Colorado: Carol McKinley) The indictment of Colorado man Aaron Thompson in the murder of his daughter Aarone Thompson, who was reported missing 18 months ago, reviewed; courtroom sketches by Jeff Kandyba, family photos, and scenes of search crews shown. [Civic leader Alvertis SIMMONS- expresses his opinion.]
(Pentagon: Jennifer Griffin) The continued search for 3 missing US soldiers reviewed; details given on the stolen dog tags from one of the 4 soldiers who died in the ambush, the investigation into the attack, a similar incident last June; scenes shown of students placing yellow ribbons on trees at missing soldier Pvt. Byron Fouty’s high school in Commerce Township, Michigan. [Missing soldier’s former teacher Deb TERRY-CARLSON, friend Cathy CONGER- talk about Fouty.]
(Los Angeles: Anita Vogel) Video testimony by music producer Phil Spector in which he claims he is innocent of the murder of actress Lana Clarkson reviewed; excerpts of video and scenes from Spector’s home shown. [SPECTOR- explains he is innocent because he is too short.] [“Inside Edition” Jim MORET- says his height is irrelevant because she was in a chair.]
(White House: Bret Baier) British Prime Minister Tony Blair’s visit with President Bush at the White House reviewed; scenes from the joint news conference and photo of their video conference with commanders in Iraq shown; details given on Blair’s resignation. [BLAIR and BUSH – complement each other.]
(Washington: Major Garrett) The bipartisan Senate compromise with President Bush's administration to overhaul the immigration system examined; details given on the creation of temporary visa and guest worker programs, border control steps. [Representative Ed ROYCE, Senator Robert MENENDEZ- criticize the bill.] [BUSH – backs the agreement.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) The impact of the immigration deal on the shortage of labor on farms noted.
(Israel-Gaza border: Reena Ninan) The launching of an Israeli air strike on Hamas militants in Gaza in retaliation for rocket attacks in Israel and the ongoing infighting between Palestinian rivals Hamas and Fatah reviewed.; scenes shown of damage and chaos in the streets, an injured man, Israeli helicopters, and from a school hit by a rocket in Sderot.
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Another Israel air strike noted.
(Washington: Jim Angle) Congressional approval of a temporary fix for the “stealth” alternative minimum tax on middle class Americans examined; details given on the cost of appealing the tax. [Representatives Earl BLUMENAUER, Pete SESSIONS, Charles RANGEL, Jim McCRERY- comment.]
(Fox Weather Center: Janice Dean) The coastal storm in the Northeast featured; national forecast given; weather maps and data shown on screen.
(San Francisco: Claudia Cowan) The debate over a Stanford University study’s findings that trees in colder climates contribute to global warming examined; animated diagram shown; details given on how trees in frozen areas trap heat, the debate over whether to cut down the forests. [Climate scientist Ken CALDEIRA, JunkScience.com Steve MILLOY, Sierra Club California Paul MASON- comment.]