This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The investigation into what was going on in the cockpit reviewed; animation shown; details given of the pilots’ evasive explanation. [Minneapolis Center air traffic controller Craig BOEHNE- notes the anxiety when the plane passed the airport.] [Former NTSB managing director Peter GOELZ- states there are post-9/11 procedures that help identify that the plane is not being controlled by terrorists.] [Passenger Andrea ALLMON- reacts.] [Flight Safety Foundation William VOSS- says the issue of 2 pilots dozing off is plausible.]
(Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) The shortage of vaccine featured. [Waiting in line, 2 MOTHERS – express frustration.] [CDC director Dr. Thomas FRIEDEN- says we’re nowhere near where we thought we would be.] The uncertainty over how many children have already had the virus noted. How to tell when the illness is serious and the impact of the infection on the lungs discussed.
(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.
(Little Rock: Kelly Cobiella) The condition of 15-year-old high school football player Luke Duvall, who is fighting H1N1 at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock, featured; scenes shown from the hospital; statistics on cases at this hospital cited. [Father Chad DUVALL- says he was fighting for his breath.] [Arkansas Children’s Hospital Dr. Jerril GREEN- says there was concern he could die.]
(Wolcott, Connecticut: Anthony Mason) The boost to the fragile housing market from the stimulus program that offers a tax credit for first-time buyers examined; details given about fraudulent claims; statistics on delinquent mortgages and foreclosures cited. [Buyers Paul MAZUREK, Gloria HENLEY- comment.] [Broker Gene FERCODINI- notes the impact on his business.] [Zillow.com economist Stan HUMPHRIES- compares foreclosures to home sales.] [Mortgage Bankers Assn. Jay BRINKMANN- notes the link between the real estate market and the jobs market.]
(Studio: Jeff Greenfield) The feud between President Obama and Fox News featured; examples of the White House shunning Fox cited; details given about the support for Fox from the mainstream media. [From CNN, White House communications director Anita DUNN- says Fox News operates as the research or communications arm of the Republican Party.] [From “Today,” OBAMA – comments on talk radio format vs. media outlet.] [Voice of ABC News Jake TAPPER- comments on the White House claim that Fox is not a real news organization.]
(New York: Jim Axelrod) Sales’ life and career reviewed; photos and clips from his kids’ TV show shown. [In 1997, SALES – describes how he’d like to be remembered.]
(Atlanta: Byron Pitts) 11-year-old Jonathan McCoy’s mission to abolish the use of the n-word featured; scenes shown of him speaking at the Empowerment Temple in Baltimore and at Morehouse College in Atlanta. [In his speech, McCOY – says it is implausible that 40 years after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King that we still use this word.] [In interview, McCOY – says he is getting to people who are ready for a change; explains why he decided to write about the n-word; says being told to shut up encourages him more.]