Live And Local With Kevin Wall 05/08/13: Chris Christie, Ariel Castro, And The Man About Town
CBS LAS VEGAS- Lap-band surgeries are in the spotlight now that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie revealed in an interview with the New York Post that he secretly underwent the procedure in February at his family’s urging. Christie told the paper that he was motivated to undergo the procedure by his children, not political ambitions for the presidency. Dr. Douglas Krahn, Bariatric Surgeon of MIVIP Surgery Centers, talks about the process, the cost, and the recovery time of Lap-band surgery.
Charges were filed against one of the men who was arrested after three women missing for about a decade were found alive at his home. Homeowner Ariel Castro was charged with four counts of kidnapping and three counts of rape. His two brothers were held, but faced no immediate charges. Ariel Castro will be arraigned in Cleveland municipal court Thursday morning, and officials say they expect additional counts to be made. Today, the House Oversight Committee heard testimony from three State Department Officials who witnessed the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2011. Does it matter that we learn what really happened in Benghazi, Libya? Callers tell us if the truth matters regarding what happened in Benghazi, Libya.
Our Man About Town Ron Futrell talks about the Jodi Arias guilty verdict, Manny Pacquiao’s next fight, and the attacks on September 11, 2011 in Benghazi, Libya.