This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with actor Sean Penn, who has been in Haiti, about the situation there. [From Washington, PENN - comments on the stranglehold on the donated aid money; explains the impact of the rainy season.]
(Drew Griffin) The Revolution Muslim group that supports LaRose featured; details given about the Ft. Hood shooting by Maj. Nidal Hasan. [Revolution Muslim leader Younes Abdullah MOHAMMAD- says terrorism is a command from Allah.] [Terrorism expert Paul CRUICKSHANK- talks about the role of these groups.] The role of these virtual Websites in the plotting of terror within the US discussed.
(Studio: Stephanie Elam) The death of actor Corey Haim; a hint from Secretary of Defense Robert Gates that US troops could leave Afghanistan earlier than planned; a House vote on ending the mission in Afghanistan; Senate approval of a bill extending jobless benefits; the surprise baby delivery to a Kentucky woman reported. [Representative Patrick KENNEDY - decries the lack of a press presence on the war in Afghanistan.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with boxer Oscar de la Hoya about gangland violence. [De la HOYA - recalls being stopped at gunpoint by a gang when he was 14; states the kids now do not have choices; comments on his decision to take the right path with his life & how he has funded a charter school in east L.A; states it is fear in Hollenbeck.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Tomorrow's segment on Hollenbeck previewed.
(New York: Randi Kaye) The story of 7-year-old Norwalk, California, boy Carlos who called 911 when his family home was invaded by robbers presented; 911 call between Carlos & dispatcher Monique Patino played. [PATINO - comments on what happened.] [CARLOS - says we practice calling 911.]
(Studio: Stephanie Elam) An FDA report on a salmonella investigation; the biggest marijuana bust in New Jersey; new nationwide guidelines for teaching math & English & French first lady Carla Bruni's view on monogamy reported. [For Sky News, BRUNI - speaks about marriage.]