This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Betsy Stark) The surprising jobs report examined; details given about job drops & hires & the role of the economic stimulus. [President OBAMA, Kabric Securities floor director Alan VALDES, temporary worker Californie JARRETT- react to jobs.] [US Toy Co. CEO Jonathan FREIDEN- expresses optimism.] [In interview, National Economics Council director Lawrence SUMMERS- says problems are abating, but...]
(Studio: Charles Gibson; White House: Jake Tapper) The implications of this job report for the president, his planned speech for Tuesday, some economic plans & the administration view of this one jobs report discussed.
(Perugia, Italy: Elizabeth Vargas) A guilty verdict in the trial in Italy for American Amanda Knox for the murder of Meredith Kercher featured; details given of the controversy over the evidence against Knox & her Italian boyfriend; photos shown. [Former prosecutor John KELLY- says it is impossible not to leave evidence.] [Parents Edda MELLAS, Curt KNOX- support Amanda.] The return of Amanda to the Perugia prison noted & the chance for parole or a deal to send her back to the US to serve her sentence discussed.
(Studio: Charles Gibson) Further coverage of the Knox story on "20/20" noted.
(Now Zad, Afghanistan: Miguel Marquez) A major US Marines offensive against the Taliban in the Now Zad valley in Afghanistan featured; scenes shown of rocket explosions to clear mine fields & from the ghost town of Now Zad. [3rd Battalion; 4th Marines, commander Lt. Col. Martin WETTERAUER- talks about security so we can bring in local nationals.] [Platoon leader Lt. Mark LINDSLEY, L/Cpl. David JACKSON- say the enemy is digging in.]
(Washington: David Wright) A report on the handling of the massacre by Cho Seung-Hui at Virginia Tech by school officials reviewed; scenes shown from the campus while a timeline of events is outlined on screen; details given about why the warning about an attack was delayed. [Victim's mother Lori HAAS- says they were not concerned with student safety.] [Victim's mother Suzanne GRIMES- regrets signing the settlement.]
(Washington: Lisa Stark) The delivery of a baby on a Southwest flight featured; diagram shown. [Flight ATTENDANT, passenger Dr. John SARAN, Denver hospital SPOKESWOMAN - comment on the baby.]