This program is 28 minutes long
(Gulf Shores, Alabama: Matt Gutman) A storm approaching the Gulf that could cause the ships to have to leave the area featured; weather maps & oil on the shore shown; details given about the resetting of the containment cap on the spilling well. [Orange Beach Mayor Tony KENNON- expresses concern.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Grand Isle, Louisiana: Sharyn Alfonsi) The stress of the disaster in the Gulf on the people examined; scenes shown from Grand Isle & from a town meeting in Louisiana. [Earlier, ship captain Alle KRUSE- comments.] Kruse's suicide noted. [Mental health counselor Debbie BLANKENSHIP- worries.] [Bayou La Batre Mayor Stan WRIGHT- notes the rise in domestic violence.] [KID, National Center for Disaster Preparedness Dr. Irwin REDLENER, marina manager Fred MARSHALL - comment on the situation.]
(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The change in command of the US military in the war in Afghanistan with US commander in Afghanistan Gen. Stanley McChrystal being replaced examined. [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Adm. Mike MULLEN - says he was stunned by the magazine article.] What it means for the return of US Central Command Gen. David Petraeus to the war zone discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) The prospects for refinancing one's home with these lower mortgage rates examined; statistics cited; details given about threatened actions from Fannie Mae for those walking away from their mortgages. ["Barron's" editor Jonathan LAING- comments on the banks.] [Representative Dennis KUCINICH - asks questions of lenders.] The plight of one Arizona family cited. [Phoenix homeowner Betti HIRSCHI- comments.]
(Chicago: Chris Bury) The trial of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich for trying to sell Barack Obama's Senate seat featured; scenes shown from the courtroom while the audiotape featuring Blagojevich, wife Patti & brother Robert speculating about what they could get job-wise from Obama is played.
(Wimbledon: Jim Sciutto) The end of the 11-hour match at the Wimbledon tennis tournament between John Isner & Nicolas Mahut featured; scenes shown from the match with various statistics cited. [ISNER - says he was delirious.] [US Tennis Assn. team physician Dr. Jennifer SOLOMON, mother Karen ISNER, Isner's coach Craig BOYNTON- comment on the match.]
(Provincetown, Massachusetts: Dan Harris) The uproar over kids & condoms after a Massachusetts school district decided to allow elementary schools kids access to condoms examined; scenes shown from Provincetown. [Four RESIDENTS, school superintendent Dr. Beth SINGER - offer views on kids & condoms.]
(New York: Richard Besser) The race for a lung transplant for Chris Schneer, who has pulmonary fibrosis, featured; scenes shown from the Mass General hospital.
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Further coverage of true medical stories on "Boston Med" noted.