There's raw video here.
The network asked news organizations (and larger online publications that may not be news orgs in the strictest sense) to refrain from publishing stories about the fact they were missing while attempts to secure their safe release were ongoing. A post by Gawker's John Cook broke the embargo yesterday.
Boing Boing editor/partner and tech culture journalist Xeni Jardin hosts and produces Boing Boing's in-flight TV channel on Virgin America airlines (#10 on the dial), and writes about living with breast cancer. Diagnosed in 2011. @xeni on Twitter. email: firstname.lastname@example.org.