This program is 29 minutes long
(Joplin: Ben Tracy) The anxiety of tornado survivors over the wait for news of their missing loved ones featured; details given about the requirement that families submit DNA samples and dental records to identify bodies. [Missing mother Dee Ann Hayward’s kids Christina, Robert and Caleb HAYWARD- talk about their mom.] [Dee Ann’s sister Patty PENN- says they need to let people start bringing their family home.]
(Reagan National Airport: Nancy Cordes) The black box information from Air France Flight 447 that crashed into the Atlantic Ocean 2 years ago reviewed; animation shown while the pilots’ words are quoted. [CBS transportation safety analyst Mark ROSENKER- says we see 2 pilots extremely confused; states the 3½ minutes that the plane was falling were horrific for the pilots and passengers.] The response of officials in Brazil and France discussed.
(Warsaw, Poland: Chip Reid) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s unannounced visit to Pakistan in an effort to ease relations that been strained since the raid on Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden’s compound reviewed.[CLINTON – says many terrorists have been living in Pakistan; says there is no evidence anyone at the highest levels of government knew bin Laden was living miles from where we are today.] [CBS national security analyst Juan ZARATE- says any step taken is very important.] Pakistan’s agreement to let the CIA search bin Laden’s compound noted.
(Greensburg, Kansas: Cynthia Bowers) The recovery of Greensburg, Kansas, which was destroyed by a tornado in 2007, reviewed; scenes from 4 years ago and now shown; details given about the energy-efficient and tornado-resistant new construction. [Resident Jill ELLER, Kiowa County Memorial Hospital Mary SWEET- comment.] [Mayor Bob DIXON- tells the people of Joplin, Missouri that there really is hope.]
(New York: Jim Axelrod) NOAA’s decision not to place the prized bluefin tuna on the endangered species list featured; map shown of the migration of the Eastern Atlantic and Western Atlantic stocks; details given about the impact of the BP/Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the Western stock and about overfishing. [Voice of NOAA Fisheries Service Samuel RAUCH- says we don’t have sufficient information.] [Seafood Watch Mike SUTTON- advises consumers to not buy bluefin tuna.]