This program is about 1 hour long
(American Samoa & studio: Drew Griffin) The failure of the earthquake warning system in American Samoa that was paid for & never built featured; scenes shown from Leone of a funeral Mass for a victim of the tsunami; details given about taxpayer millions spent on disaster preparedness grants went missing with funds going to cronies & extras. [Leone village chief Fidelis LEOTA- says there was no morning.] [Governor Togiolo TULAFONA, homeland security adviser Birdsall ALAILIMA- offer views on the planned warning system.] How the sirens could have sounded the alarm so people could get to higher ground & how more money is being sent to a shaky island government discussed.
(Studio: John King) Live discussion held with Democratic strategist James Carville & Republican strategist Kevin Madden about current politics. [CARVILLE - offers perspective on the significance of these two elections.] [MADDEN - says the Republicans lost because there were not seen as the party of reform, so we need to win independents now; speculates about the two races in Virginia & New Jersey & how we need to look at what is driving voter concerns.]
(Studio: Erica Hill) Breaking news from the "New York Times" that Ahmed Karzai has received pay from the CIA for years; the death of 8 more Americans in roadside attacks; the FAA's revocation of the Northwest Airlines pilots who overshot the airport; the rise of home prices & the closing of McDonald's in Iceland due to the economic situation reported.
(Studio: John King, Erica Hill; Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) How children are more at risk for the swine flu, the red-flag symptoms, the use of tamiflu drugs discussed.
(Richmond, California: Dan Simon) The gang rape at the homecoming dance at Richmond High School in California featured; scenes shown from the school grounds where the crime happened outside while people watched. [School broad member Charles RAMSEY- comments on the lack of surveillance during the event.] [Richmond police department Lt. Mark GAGAN- says many people observed or participated in the rape.] The story discussed.
(Studio: John King) Live discussion held with CNN's Steve Perry & University of Arizona professor Mary Koss about the gang rape. [PERRY - says there were too many police there for something like this to happen; comments on how kids know something is going on but they rationalize things: our children have lost their way.] [KOSS - says this is a "horrible thing" with the "bystander effect" of people just standing around in this day of communication devices; states this needs to be a wake-up call.]
(Minneapolis: Gary Tuchman) An interview held with Neuman's family about their mother's death with no notification from Ray. [Daughter Andrea PUCKETT- says none of Ray's people were there despite a 7-year working relationship with her mother.] The family's anger with Ray's responses discussed. [Son Bryan NEUMAN- calls Ray a heartless coward.]
(Studio: John King; Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) How Liz Neuman died of massive organ failure at the sweat lodge due to overheating & dehydration after fasting & what medical attention could have been given to cool the body down discussed.
(Studio: Erica Hill) Breaking news on gunfire in Kabul, Afghanistan; a confession from former tennis star Andre Agassi in his new autobiography about using crystal meth; arrests in the murder of University of Connecticut football player Jasper Howard & charges from female comedy writer Nell Scovell that she worked in a hostile environment on comedian David Letterman's show reported.