This program is about 1 hour long
(Irvine, California: Anita Vogel) The status of the battle to contain the Santiago fire reviewed; scenes shown of charred hills in Orange County; details given on the reward for information leading to the arsonist. [Volunteer firefighter Greg MILTKO- talks about the efforts to save structures and houses.]
(Studio: Laurie Dhue) President Bush's pledge to provide help for victims of the fires and the preparations for a football game at Qualcomm Stadium after evacuees left the stadium noted; scenes shown from San Diego. [In radio address, BUSH - speaks.]
(Washington: Julie Kirtz) The discovery of more Iranian-made rockets in Iraq reviewed; video of the seized weapons cache, photos and map shown; number of Iranian-made rockets captured in the past 4 months cited. [US Army Maj. David FIVECOAT- comments.]
(Studio: Laurie Dhue) The State Department’s struggle to fill vacancies for diplomats in Iraq noted.
(Studio: Molly Line) The investigation into the theft of more than 40-thousand-dollars worth of lingerie from Victoria’s Secret stores in Tennessee and other Northeast states reviewed; map shown. [Murfreesboro police department Kyle EVANS- comments.]
(No location given: Laura Ingle) Former Harvard football player Vincent Ferarra’s invention of a new sports helmet to prevent brain injuries among athletes examined; scenes shown of the helmet undergoing impact testing. [NY-Presbyterian neurology Matthew FINK- comments on the cause of a concussion.] [“Xenith” founder and CEO FERARRA and University of Ottawa Thomas BLAINE- comment.]
(Washington: Caroline Shively) The latest developments in the conflict between Turkey and Kurdish PKK rebels reviewed; details given about the failed diplomatic talks between Turkey and the Iraqi government and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice’s pending trip to the region; scenes shown of Turkish nationalists protesting outside the US embassy.
(Cleveland: Jack Shea) The timeline of the shootings at SuccessTech high school in Cleveland, Ohio, by student gunman Asa Coon featured; surveillance video shown. [Shooting victims David KACHADOURIAN and Michael GRASSIE- describe what happened.] [In news conference, Cleveland police Cmdr. Ed TOMBA- speculates about the Coon’s motive.]
(Fox Weather Center: Domenica Davis) National forecast, with emphasis on the California wildfires, given; weather maps and data shown on screen.
(New York: Jill Dobson) The popularity of Halloween costumes inspired by celebrities and movies featured; scenes shown of costumes in a store. [Ricky’s NYC Jennifer THEEPARAJAH- comments.]
(Studio: Laurie Dhue) Hugh Hefner’s haunted house at the Playboy Mansion noted; scenes shown from Los Angeles. [HEFFNER- comments.]