This program is 29 minutes long
(Columbia, South Carolina: Jonathan Karl) The Republican race in South Carolina with indications Gingrich may win the state featured; scenes shown of Romney and Gingrich at the same Greenville diner, from the debates and the attack ads against Romney. [ROMNEY - says let's see Newt's reports on Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac.] [At the diner, Callista GINGRICH - comments.] The money advantage for the Romney campaign noted.
(Studio: David Muir, Amy Walter, Matthew Dowd) The poll numbers from South Carolina, the "hot" debates that have helped Gingrich and how late deciders may change the race discussed.
(New York: T.J. Winick) A snowstorm in the Northeast featured; snow scenes and weather maps shown. [MAN, airport WOMAN, two New Jersey SKIERS - react to the weather.]
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(Studio: Ginger Zee) The science behind the storm in the Northwest, a sandstorm in Oregon and heavy rains in Portland examined; snow in Seattle, including exploding transformers, shown. Weather map of tomorrow's storm in the Northwest and in the Southeast shown.
(Giglio Island: Lama Hasan) New information about the cruise ship disaster off the coast of Italy featured; scenes shown of the listing ship from which bodies are being recovered by divers aided by robots. [Italian coast guard spokesman Cmdr. Cosimo NICASTRO- comments.] Photos shown of Capt. Francesco Schettino, who left the ship with an exchange between the captain and the coast guard translated.
(Miami: Matt Gutman) The kidnapping in Pueblo, Colorado, of nine-year-old Calista Cordova by Jose Garcia reviewed; scenes shown of rejoicing parents after she escaped. [Mother Stephanie CORDOVA, witnesses Daniel ESPINOZA, Efrin VILLAPANDO- react to her recovery.] [Colorado Springs interim acting police chief Peter CAREY- comments on what the girl did.]