This program is 29 minutes long
(Port Fourchon, Louisiana: Mark Strassmann) The test of the new, huge cap on the oil pipe featured; underwater video & diagrams shown; details given about the significance of pressure readings. [Retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad ALLEN - comments on the condition of the well.] [LSU professor emeritus Ed OVERTON- offers caution about the procedure.] [Dauphin Island resident Archie SIKES- wants it done.] The next challenge if the test indicates problems discussed.
(Chicago: Dean Reynolds) The pessimism permeating the poll examined; poll findings on the economy, Obama & the recession cited; details given about stimulus jobs. [Batavia, Illinois, Sherry Jones DODD, Californian Walter POWELL, New Jersey Republican "LORRAINE", California resident Laura ARROYAS, MAN - talk about jobs, Obama, immigration & the future.]
(Pentagon: David Martin) The mysterious case of the Iranian scientist, Shahram Amiri, who defected to the US but now wants to go home, reviewed; details given about Amiri's prior claims that he was kidnapped by the CIA & his later denial. [Secretary of State Hillary CLINTON - says Amiri is free to go.] [Inst. for Science & International Security David ALBRIGHT- comments on the case about Iran's nuclear program & the regime's leverage over him.] The Cold War defection of Vitaly Yurchenko recalled. ["Espionage" author David WISE- comments on what happened to Yurchenko.]
(New York: Armen Keteyian) Steinbrenner's career as business head of the Yankees reviewed; scenes shown of Steinbrenner & the Yankees; details given about his many feuds & twice being banned from baseball for his activities. [STEINBRENNER - speaks out.] ["The Last Lion of Baseball" author Bill MADDEN†, player Derek JETER†- talk about Steinbrenner's involvement.] [Former Yankees player/manager Yogi BERRA - comments.]
(Gaithersburg, Maryland: Jon LaPook) The debate over whether Avandia should be pulled from the market featured; scenes shown from the FDA hearings; details given from GSK's Avandia internal documents. [FDA's Dr. Mary PARKS, GlaxoSmithKline vice president Murray STEWART, Avandia study author Dr. David GRAHAM- offer views on the drug.] [Cleveland Clinic Dr. Steven NISSEN- says the company withheld data; states the drug should be withdrawn.]
(Yosemite Valley, California: John Blackstone) The magnificence of Yosemite National Park with more water falling down the cliffs due to heavier than usual snow featured; scenes shown from the park that often is dry in July. [Visitors Carly BORIS, WOMAN, park ranger Scott GEDIMAN, visitor Dave ANGELES- react.]