NBA JASON COLLINS SAYS HE IS GAY: Anderson Cooper and Lisa Sylvester reporting
Follow up with Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Emeka Okafor (by phone)
FEMALE DNA FOUND ON ONE BOSTON BOMB: Anderson Cooper reporting with additional information from Joe Johns, Nick Paton Walsh and Erin McPike
FBI TOOK DNA SAMPLES FROM HOME OF SUSPECT'S WIDOW: AC talks with Jeffrey Toobin, Bob Baer and Juliette Kayyem
MYSTERIOUS 'MISHA' FINALLY REVEALED: Brian Todd reporting
UNANSWERED QUESTIONS ON BOSTON BOMB CASE: Anderson talks with Peter King (R) New York
FORMER PRO SOCCER PLAYER ON WHY HE CAME OUT AS GAY: Anderson interviews
AC360 NEWS & BUSINESS BULLETIN: Isha Sesay
THE RIDICULIST: FROG IN YOUR THROAT?!
10:00 PM HOUR:
Anderson, Christian Amanpour, Jeffrey Toobin, Andrew Sullivan and Amy Holmes did a round table discussion of the events of the day. Topics were the Boston bombing, Syria and gay athletes. Others who participated were Jake Tapper and Dana Bash remotely and Sen. John McCain by phone.
Blogger's Commentary: If you missed this 10 PM hour make sure to tune it the rest of the week. It was excellent television, smart and informative. We thoroughly enjoyed it and hope it can become a regular on the CNN schedule.
US Weekly reports that Anderson and Ben attended Jerry Seinfeld's birthday dinner on Sunday at NYC's Carbone.
And AM New York reported Anderson Cooper and boyfriend Ben Maisani eating dinner at Rogue & Canon in SoHo before heading for drinks at Jimmy at The James hotel