This program is 29 minutes long
(Pentagon: David Martin) The Pentagon cuts examined; examples of the Pentagon bloat & of areas of projected cuts cited. [GATES - says the culture of endless money must be replaced; indicates it is about reallocation of funds.]
(New York: Jim Axelrod) The backgrounds of the slain medical volunteers featured; photos shown of Dr. Tom Little, dentist Tom Grams, surgeon Dr. Karen Woo, videographer Brian Carderelli, Dan Terry, nurse Glen Lapp & Cheryl Beckett. [Wife Libby LITTLE- says Tom will be buried there.] [Little's friend David EVANS, Global Dental Expeditions Kim TROGGIO, Woo's fiance Paddy SMITH, father Pastor Charles BECKETT- talk about the people, their medical service & sacrifices.]
(New York: Ben Tracy) The manhunt across the country for Arizona prisoner escapee John McCluskey & accomplice Casslyn Welch after Tracy Province was captured in Wyoming featured; scenes from around Yellowstone National Park & photos shown. [US Marshal David GONZALES- explains how Province was caught; comments on McCluskey.]
(Highland Park, Illinois: Dean Reynolds) Examples of sky-high public pay examined; details given about Vernon, California, where former city manager Bruce Malkenhorst gets a 509,000 dollar pension, Highland Park, Illinois, where former director Ralph Volpe got 435,000 dollars in pay & in Irving, Texas. [Illinois state representative Karen MAY- says people are outraged.] [Citizens Against Government Waste president Thomas SCHATZ- offer perspective on these high salaries.]
(Studio: Jon LaPook) Studies on new tests to predict who will get Alzheimer's disease examined; diagrams of brain changes shown; details given about biomarker tests. [76-year-old Barbara GAUTIER- comments.] [University of Pennsylvania study author Leslie SHAW, NYU Langone Medical Center Steven FERRIS- talk about Alzheimer's as a slowly developing disease & tests for treatments.] The significance of the early testing for diagnosis discussed.
(Studio: Katie Couric, Jennifer Ashton) The reasons for early puberty, including obesity & compounds in the environment that may speed up the puberty clock, the medical implications for early onset & what parents can do discussed.
(California: Steve Hartman) The story of California White House Restaurant owner Bruno Serato, who has been serving meals to the poor kids of Anaheim since April 18, 2005, presented; scenes shown from the local boys & girls clubs. [Club director Mike BAKER - recounts what Bruno's mother said to him.] [SERATO - comments on feeding the kids & refinancing his restaurant & home in these hard times.] [Three KIDS - praise the food.]
(Studio: Katie Couric, Steve Hartman) Bruno's restaurant discussed.