This program is 29 minutes long
(St. Joseph, Michigan: Dean Reynolds) The cold, snowy weather in the Midwest and South reviewed; weather maps, sliding trucks, abandoned vehicles, snow in Cleveland, Lake Michigan shown. [WOMAN, truck DRIVER, MOTORIST, FIREFIGHTER - comment on aspects of the weather.]
(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.
(Minneapolis: Liz Collin) The snowfall in Minneapolis featured; scenes shown of the inflatable Metrodome roof collapsing on Sunday, snow piles, entombed cars; details given of the shift of the Minnesota Vikings football game to Detroit. [WCCO-TV meteorologist Mike AUGUSTYNIAK- talks about the snow on the roof.]
(Studio: Katie Couric) Heavy rain in the Northwest reviewed; scenes shown of a collapsed road in Astoria, Oregon, after flooding.
(Washington: Jan Crawford) Judge Henry Hudson's ruling that part of health care reform requiring coverage is unconstitutional examined; details given from his ruling and lawsuits in Florida against reform. [Attorney general of Virginia Ken CUCCINELLI- says the case is about liberty.] [White House press secretary Robert GIBBS- defends the merits of the case.] The constitutional basis of challenges to the heath care plan discussed.
(Washington: Nancy Cordes) Republican Representative John Boehner, who will become Speaker of the House, profiled; scenes shown of Boehner crying in public; details given about the meaning of political figures crying. [For "60 Minutes," a tearful BOEHNER - talks about the American dream; explains he gets emotional.] ["Mother Jones" bureau chief David CORN, American Enterprise Inst. Norm NORNSTEIN- assess whether crying is seen as a sign of weakness.]
(New York: Anthony Mason) The plight of former Madoff employees after the scandal featured. [Former Madoff driver Clive BROWN, ex-employee John KELLY, former assistant to Peter Madoff, Elaine SOLOMON - comment on looking for jobs.]
(Granbury, Texas: Steve Hartman) The story of 73-year-old high school basketball coach Leta Andrews of Granbury, Texas, presented; scenes shown from women's basketball practice. [ANDREWS - talks about her coaching.] [PLAYERS - talk about the coach.]
(Studio: Katie Couric, Steve Hartman) The story discussed.