This program is 29 minutes long
(Pentagon: David Martin) The investigation into the background of Maj. Nidal Hasan, the shooter at the Army base at Ft. Hood, Texas, reviewed; details given about his Army pay, his computer communications, e-mail exchanges with a radical imam in Yemen, his peers' views of him as a psychiatrist; scenes shown of his belongings. What was found today in Hasan's apartment discussed.
(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.
(Ft. Hood: Don Teague) The first homecoming at Ft. Hood for troops from war after the shooting featured; scenes shown of the 1st Cavalry Div. returning from a year in Iraq. [Spc. Sean Goetz's wife Jennifer GOETZ- calls this bittersweet.] [On Oprah, from Killeen, police Sgt. Kim MUNLEY, Sgt. Mark TODD- recount what happened in the shooting.] [Wounded Spc. Logan BURNETTE- describes being rescued.] [Ft. Hood Army deputy commander Col. John ROSS- comments.]
(Washington: Sharyl Attkisson) CBS News investigation of a the Frontier Foundation, a non-profit founded in 2003 by Representative Steve Buyer to raise money for college scholarships, presented; details given about how much the fund has collected without spending any money on scholarships, about which industries were foundation donors, how Buyer sponsored bills for donors & his support for smokeless tobacco. [BUYER - says he cannot recall where the first money came from & he has not focused on "appearances."] A note that the first foundation donation came from PhRMA, the pharmaceutical lobby, noted.
(Washington: Nancy Cordes) The arrest of United Airlines pilot Erwin Washington for drunkenness before a flight out of London featured; details given about the series of embarrassing incidents for the profession, including the two Northwest pilot who overshot the Minneapolis airport & a Delta pilot's landing on the wrong runway. [United Flight 949 passenger Ramey BECKER- says she was surprised & relieved about the pilot.] [US Airways Capt. James RAY- says pilot contracts have been gutted in this financial crisis.] Airline statistics on runway incursions & pilot alcohol violations for 2000 & 2009 cited & compared. [Aviation analyst Steven COWELL- speaks about Washington's case.]
(New York: Jeff Glor) The issue of employees going to work with a contagious illness because of the lack of sick leave featured; scenes shown from a Brooklyn restaurant where handwashing procedures are carried out; details given of the challenges for small businesses in giving paid leave. [Barrio Foods restaurant owner Spencer ROTHSCHILD- talks about the challenge of sick workers.] [Waitress Kara KNOCHE- says missing work would be bad.] [St. Francis Prep nurse Mary PAPPAS- talks about flu at the school.]
(Studio: Katie Couric) The use by Catholic churches in Italy of modern technology reported; scenes shown from Caprino, where holy water is dispensed electronically.
(Pentagon: David Martin) The story of the miraculous recovery of Lt. Brian Brennan, who lost both legs to a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, presented; scenes shown of Brennan on a morning run with US Central Command Gen. David Petraeus. [BRENNAN - talks about conversing with a general.] [PETRAEUS - describes what happened after he shouted "currahee" to Brennan, who was in a coma; comments on his extraordinary journey.]