8:00 HOUR PM
As the chyrons didn't match the actual segments again tonight and seemed to be on a loop, here were the headlines:
*RUSSIA ASKED FBI AND CIA TO INVESTIGATE DEAD BOMBING SUSPECT, Source, "Warning letter" sent to CIA in Sept. 2011 after FBI investigation/U.S. official: Russians believed Tamerlan Tsarnaev was "becoming radicalized"/FBI says it's still going through a "mountain of evidence"/Source, Russians provided "no details, no examples, no threads to pull"
*REPORT, BOMBING SUSPECTS' PARENTS TO FLY TO U.S., Russian state news says they will leave Dagestan Thursday/Russian state news says they will cooperate with investigators
*SOURCE, PARENTS' RETURN TO RUSSIA SHOULD HAVE BEEN A RED FLAG, "Why did they go back to a place which they said they were persecuted?"
*WHAT INCOME DID THE BOMBING SUSPECTS LIVE ON?, Source, Questions being asked about who supported them
*CONGRESSMAN, REMOTE CONTROL DEVICE USED TO SET OFF BOMBS, Rep. Ruppersberger says device similar to those used for toy cars
*WHAT DID THE DEAD BOMBING SUSPECT'S WIFE KNOW?, Source, Questions raised about how bombs could be made without her knowledge
*BOMBING SUSPECTS' FATHER COMING TO U.S., Family rep. He should arrive Friday
*SOURCE, DRUG SALES MAY HAVE HELPED FINANCE BOMB PLOT, Investigators believe older brother was dealing drugs
*Nic Robertson & Nick Paton Walsh from Makhachkala, Dagestan
*John Miller, Tom Fuentes, Juliette Kayyem, Bob Baer
*Gloria Borger, John Miller, Jeffrey Toobin
ANDERSON COOPER INTERVIEWS MARVIN SALAZAR, Knew bombing suspect and victim
SIGHTS OF THE CITY THAT IS LIVING UP TO THE SLOGAN, "BOSTON STRONG"
The 10:00 PM hour was almost entirely live but there was very little new information or guests. With the following exceptions:
*Deborah Feyerick reporting from where the first bomb went off and two of the victims visiting the site earlier in the day
*Last half hour was devoted to John King's interview with George W. & Laura Bush. Anderson announced he would be anchoring CNN's coverage of the library dedication tomorrow beginning at 11am. and would be in Boston tomorrow night for AC360 at 8pm and 10pm
Several photos of Anderson in Boston were tweeted out and posted to Instagram today. Here's a few ~