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Nightline #941433

ABC Special for Wednesday, Aug 05, 2009

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  • Taped segment with John Berman (ABC), mental health attorney Carolyn Reinach Wolf, wounded gym dance instructor Mary Primus, Primus’s husband Alex, Allegheny County Police Superintendent Charles Moffatt, and unidentified others re: the possible motivation for George Sodini’s murder spree yesterday at a health gym in Bridgeville, Pennsylvania.
  • Taped segment with Kate Snow (ABC), journalists Laura Ling‡ and Euna Lee‡, Ling’s sister journalist Lisa Ling‡, Ling’s husband Iain Clayton, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, President Barack Obama, and former Vice President Al Gore re: the homecoming for Ling and Lee following their five months of captivity in North Korea.
  • Taped segment with Cynthia McFadden (ABC), “American Idol” host Ryan Seacrest‡, “Us Weekly” Senior Editor Ian Drew, celebrity Paula Abdul‡, and unidentified others re: Paula Abdul’s decision to leave the television show “American Idol” after eight seasons.
  • A brief Closing Arguments segment with Martin Bashir (ABC) re: recent incidences in which Russia Prime Minister Valdimir Putin and President Obama were photographed without a shirt.
  • Reporter(s):
    Berman, John;
    Snow, Kate;
    McFadden, Cynthia

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