This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: Richard Besser) A medical report on a CT scan test that can reduce deaths from lung cancer featured; sample CT scans shown; details given about the scan capabilities. [Mt. Sinai school of medicine Dr. Claudia HENSCHKE- says she was thrilled to be able to save lives; shows a growing tumor.] [Lung cancer patient Leslie KANT- talks about his experiences.] [American Cancer Society CMO Len LICTENFIELD- says it will likely be recommended as a screening test.] The medical concerns about smokers discussed.
(Washington: Jake Tapper) The White House reaction to this week's midterm election losses examined; details given about what President Obama said about extending tax cuts to the wealthy and other reforms. [OBAMA - says we cannot afford two years of squabbling.] [Senator Mitch McCONNELL - says the White House can change course or double down; states what needs to be done by Republicans.] [OBAMA - says middle class families do not need a tax spike.]
(Havana: Jim Sciutto) The performance by the American Ballet Theatre in Cuba featured; scenes shown of "ballet diplomacy" in Havana in honor of Cuban prima ballerina Alicia Alonso. [ALONSO - reacts to the dancing.] [Principal dancer Julie KENT- comments on music and dance as ambassadors for humanity.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The likely presence of Fidel and Raoul Castro at the performance noted.