This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Molly Henneberg) The day’s ceremonies at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the 25th anniversary of its dedication reviewed; scenes shown; number of remaining World War I veterans cited. [Former Secretary of State Colin POWELL- thanks the veterans.] [Vietnam veteran Marty CANNATA- comments.]
(Studio: Laurie Dhue) Scenes of President Bush at the American Legion memorial in Waco, Texas, shown. [BUSH - speaks.]
(Islamabad: Greg Palkot) Musharraf’s news conference reviewed; details given on Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice’s response and former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto’s plans for a motorcade protest on Tuesday; scenes shown. [MUSHARRAF – answers a question about the emergency’s effect on the war on terror and when the emergency may be lifted.]
(Bolingbrook, Illinois: Jeff Goldblatt) The day’s developments in the search for Illinois police Sgt. Drew Peterson’s missing wife Stacy Peterson reviewed; family photos and scenes of a man passing out awareness flyers and search crews shown. [S.Peterson’s stepsister Kerry SIMMONS- expresses her frustration.]
(Studio: Laurie Dhue) The investigation into and the death of D.Peterson’s third wife Kathleen Savio noted. [On “Geraldo at Large,” Savio’s nephew Charlie DOMAN and neighbor Steve CARCERANO- comment on the argument over who found Savio’s body and Savio’s mysterious death.]
(Des Moines, Iowa: Major Garrett) The Democratic candidates’ campaign battles in Iowa reviewed; scenes shown from the Jefferson-Jackson dinner in Des Moines. [Candidate John EDWARDS – comments on the staged question controversy.] [Last night, CLINTON, Senator Barack OBAMA - speak.]
(San Antonio: Jonathan Martinez) The story of the 13-year-old Isaiah Beltran and his 2-year-old brother, who were held at gunpoint during a home invasion in Texas, featured; scenes shown from their house. [BELTRAN- describes what happened.] [Neighbor Rosina CASTRO- reacts.]
(Washington: Caroline Shively) Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki’s claim that attacks and violence in Baghdad are declining reviewed; statistics cited; scenes shown from Maliki’s news conference; details given on the deadly roadside bombings this weekend. [Presidential candidate New Mexico Governor Bill RICHARDSON – says there is no military solution.]
(Studio: Laurie Dhue) A “Newsweek” magazine report that Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr’s loyalists have met with top US commander in Iraq Gen. David Petraeus cited.
(New York City: Rick Leventhal) The shutdown of plays and musicals over the dispute between stagehands and theater owners and producers reviewed. [Actor David Hyde PIERCE- states his opinion.] [Stagehands union president James CLAFFEY- comments on the negotiations.]
(Jerusalem: Mike Tobin) The accusations that Olmert made “sweetheart” deals for friends and the political impact of the investigation reviewed.
(Los Angeles: William La Jeunesse) A decline in the number of arrests in the fight against illegal immigration along the US border examined; statistics cited; scenes from a jail and map of the fence on the US-Mexico border shown. [Homeland Security Secretary Michael CHERTOFF – comments on a change in migration; talks about the options.] [Center for Immigration Studies Mark KRIKORIAN- suggests the party is over for illegal immigration; comments on President Bush's administration’s commitment to enforcement.]
(Boston: Molly Line) New Englanders’ preparations for the winter with the surging price of home heating oil examined; scenes shown from a neighborhood. [Homeowner Lucinda DORAN- comments on purchasing oil.] [Energy researcher Jim BURKHARD- comments on heating bills and global demand and supply.] [MacFarlane Oil Scott MacFARLANE- says he fears people will be unable to pay bills.] [Restaurant owner Vinny MARINO- comments.]