This program is 28 minutes long
(New York: Bianna Golodryga) A bombshell twist in the case of ex-IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who was accused of attacking a hotel maid, featured; scenes shown from the court where he was released on his own recognizance due to questions about the credibility of the accuser with the specifics outlined on screen. [Strauss-Kahn attorney Benjamin BRAFMAN- says the next step will be dismissal of charges.] [Attorney for accuser Kenneth THOMPSON- criticizes the district attorney.] The evidence against Strauss-Kahn noted. [Manhattan D.A. Cyrus VANCE- says the investigation will continue.]
(Studio: David Muir, Dan Abrams) The likelihood the prosecutors will dismiss the case because the maid lied to the D.A. and the grand jury discussed.
(Fall River, Massachusetts) The investigation into an incident in Fall River, Massachusetts, in which a woman, Marie Joseph, drowned in a public swimming poll and went unnoticed for three days, featured; photos and video shown. [Mayor William FLANAGAN- comments on the pool report.] [American Lifeguard Assn. director B.J. FISHER- offers an explanation for this kind of cloudy pool problem.] Signs at pools to look for noted.
(Los Angeles: David Wright) The closing of state parks for the holiday weekend examined; scenes shown from Minnesota where all parks and recreation areas are closed; details given about closings due to state budget problems. [Minnesotan Elizabeth HANSEN- reacts.] [California State Parks Foundation Don ROBINSON- says one of four California parks will be closed.] [National Park and Recreation Assn. Richard DOLESH- comments on the park funding crisis.]
(Kabul: Nick Schifrin) A look inside the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan that was attacked by suicide bombers featured; scenes shown from Kabul inside the hotel and the roof where a firefight took place.
(New York: Pierre Thomas) A first-hand look at the terrorism alert for the Fourth of July featured; scenes shown from the waters of New York City; details given about evidence that Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden had hoped to kill Americans on Independence Day. [NYPD Sgt. Thomas HORVATH- says the threat is real.] [NYC police commissioner Raymond KELLY, Philadelphia police Chief Charles RAMSEY, LAPD Charlie BECK- talk about the holiday alert.] Virtual view shown of a boat that can detect radiation from a bomb.
(Ottawa, Canada: Bob Woodruff) The royal visit to Canada by Prince William and Kate featured; scenes shown of the celebration for Canada Day, Kate's outfit, the 1939 visit by the queen's parents to Walsh, Canada. [In the crowd, GIRL - comments.] [WILLIAM - speaks.] [Canadian Frances BOCKEROFF- recalls what happened in 1939 and now.]
(New York: Sharyn Alfonsi) Harvard research on Fourth of July parades and how they boost the Republican Party examined. [In the street, several PEOPLE - react to the news.]