This program is 29 minutes long
(Venice, Louisiana: Anne Thompson) The operation to replace the cap on the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico examined; underwater scenes & diagrams of the cap being removed to be replaced, of the ships at sea to capture the oil & of oil at sea. [Voice of BP vice president Kent WELLS†- comments on the activity & the containment capacity.] [Charter boat captain James PETERS - comments.] [HHS Secretary Kathleen SEBELIUS - talks about the safety for the cleanup workers.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(St. Bernard Parish/Black Bay, Louisiana: Thanh Truong) A look at shrimpers & fishermen back on the coastal areas waters since the fishing ban has been lowered featured; scenes shown from the fishing boat. [Shrimper Nicky ALFONSO†- comments on the ocean life & how we will be back fishing once we beat the oil.]
(Kabul: Jim Maceda) The death of six US troops in the war in Afghanistan following the deadly month of June as the coalition forces take the fight to the Taliban & Al Qaeda reviewed; scenes shown of Afghan protests against the unintentional death of Afghan security guards.
(White House: Mike Viqueira) Obama's recognition of which veterans have PTSD in the wars in Iraq & Afghanistan examined; details given about diagnosis & benefits.
(Port-au-Prince: Robert Bazell) The situation in Haiti six months after the earthquake featured; scenes shown of the living accommodations, the children in tent camps; details given about problems with the lack of coordination of the help for the refugee crisis.
(Washington: Norah O'Donnell) Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's new Internet ad directed at women featured; clip shown of Palin speaking about the mama grizzly bears: a mom awakening; details given about whether Palin will run in 2012 & her low approval ratings. ["Game Change" co-author Mark HALPERIN- praises Palin, the performer.]
(St. Petersburg, Florida: Mike Taibbi) How American homeowners are living in their homes while no longer paying their mortgages examined; scenes shown from Florida; details given about this "strategic default" approach to the home mortgage; statistics on default & eviction cited. [Floridians Susan & Alex PEMBERTON, Alexander GRAY - outline their plan.] [Lawyer Mark STOFFA- says he utilizes the system.] [Judge Thomas McGRADY- says they are taking advantage of the system.]
(Los Angeles: George Lewis) The police capture in Los Angeles of serial murderer Lonnie Franklin, who is the "Grim Sleeper" killer, featured; scenes shown from outside his house; details given about the evidence using familial DNA technology that nabbed Franklin. [WOMAN, victim's brother Donnell ALEXANDER, Los Angeles D.A. Steve COOLEY, Det. Dennis KILCOYNE, LAPD Chief Charlie BECK- talk about the murder case.]
(New York: Chris Jansing) A story of underwater intrigue in which a sea turtle turned on a camera & shot film featured; scenes & photos shown; details given about the hunt for who owned the camera originally lost off Aruba. [Coast Guard investigator Paul SCHULTZ- says he found a camera floating in the water.] [Royal Dutch Navy Sgt. Dick De BRUEN- reacts to finding his camera.]