This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: David Muir) A look at the businesses that are hiring & why unemployment numbers went up featured; jobs statistics by month & industry cited. [John Hancock Financial Services economist Bill CHENEY- calls it good news.] [Hillsboro, Oregon, SolarWorld Industries Marvin TALBERT; in Carey, North Carolina, HLC Axon IT Services Shad ADAIR; in Boston, at Monster.com Lindsey SHANTZ- talk about jobs.]
(Stock Exchange: Bill Weir) What happened to cause the plunge in the stock market yesterday due to super computers examined; details given about why stocks plummeted: a "fat finger trade" & the fears over European economies. [Georgetown University professor James ANGEL- warns computers are monitored by humans.] [Seaport Securities vice president Jason WEISBERG- talks about errors & the pressure.]
(Studio: Brian Ross) The stories of survivors of the fiery oil rig presented; scenes shown from the Deepwater Horizon rig & the rig fire; details given about blow-out safety devices. [Oil workers Micah SANDELL, Dewayne MARTINEZ - wonder about safety; talk about those who died.] [Senator Bill NELSON - says the blow-out safety system did not work.] The government's plan to re-examine the critical safety devices noted.
(New York: John Berman) A new scientific view in "Science" of the Neanderthal's link to humans examined; details given about the genetic code similarities. [Harvard medical school Dr. David REICH- says they interbred & Neanderthals live on in many of us.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) A thanks to StoryCorps & the book "Mom: A Collection of Family Conversations."