This program is 30 minutes long
(Venice, Louisiana: Anne Thompson) The work to re-cap the spewing well featured; underwater video of the operation & the ships at sea burning off the oil shown. [Voice of BP vice president Kent WELLS- comments on the activity being undertaken & capturing the oil flow.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Gulf Shores, Alabama: Jeff Corwin) A first hand look at efforts to save a population of sea turtles presented; scenes shown from the Gulf of Mexico & the treatment of the surviving endangered turtles. [Louisiana Wildlife & Fisheries Mandy TUMLIN- comments on saving the turtles.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) An interview held with claims compensation administrator Ken Feinberg about the claims process. [FEINBERG - outlines what people should do.]
(White House: Mike Viqueira) The possibility the Democrats could lose control of the House of Representatives in the fall elections examined; details given about the political toll of the economy; scenes shown of President Obama on the campaign trail. [On "Meet the Press," White House press secretary Robert GIBBS- says enough seats are at play.] [Representative John BOEHNER - comments on the administration.] [OBAMA - says Republicans drove the economy into the ditch.] [NBC political analyst Charlie COOK- assesses the Democrats.]
(Port-au-Prince: Robert Bazell) The situation in Haiti six months after the earthquake featured; scenes shown of the bleak camps for the homeless & a volunteer clinic; details given about the cash for work program sponsored by international organizations. [Radio station owner Carl Henri DuMONT- criticizes the Haitian government.] [DOCTOR - comments.]
(London: Tazeen Ahmad) The victory by Spain in the World Cup soccer final over Netherlands featured; scenes shown of the winning goal, former South African President Nelson Mandela at the games in South Africa, fans celebrating around the world, the oracle octopus & the closing ceremonies.
(Nassau, Bahamas: Peter Alexander) The capture of "Barefoot Bandit" Colton Harris-Moore in the Bahamas featured; scenes shown of Harris-Moore in chains; details given about his crimes & how he became a Facebook hero. [Police commissioner Ellison GREENSLADE- says there was a high-speed chase.] [Restaurant owner Alistair McDONALD, dive shop owner Kay NAPOLITANO, Washington state MAN - talk about Harris-Moore.]
(Gulf Shores, Alabama: Michelle Franzen) Tonight's free concert by Jimmy Buffett to benefit the local economies hit by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico previewed; scenes shown from Gulf Shores, Alabama.