This program is 29 minutes long
(Luther, Oklahoma: Mike Boettcher) The wildfires near Oklahoma City due to the heat and drought featured; scenes shown of homes on fire. [Four RESIDENTS, Governor Mary FALLIN- comment on the heat and fires.]
(Studio: David Muir, Ginger Zee) The drought picture, storms in the Midwest and Tropical Storm Ernesto reviewed; temperature, weather and tropical storm maps shown.
(Studio: John Schriffen) A near-miss of two planes over Detroit due to problems with an air traffic controller's head set reviewed; virtual view shown. [Ex-FAA accident investigation director Steve WALLACE- assesses what happened.] The recent near-collision at the Washington, DC, airport recalled.
(Washington: David Kerley) Where the presidential election campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney stands after the Friday jobs report came out examined; unemployment and jobs added statistics cited. [ROMNEY - says the nation is suffering.] [OBAMA - talks about jobs and security.] Quinnipiac Poll figures for the battleground states outlined on screen. [Actor Clint EASTWOOD- backs Romney.]
(Studio: David Muir) The topic on "This Week" noted.
(London: Jeffrey Kofman) Another gold medal for American swimmer Michael Phelps and gold for the women's medley team led by Katie Ledecky, a win for tennis player Serena Williams and the qualification of amputee runner South Africa Oscar Pistorius featured; photos and London city video shown.
(Studio: David Muir) The Olympic Games medal count outlined on screen.
(Pasadena: Clayton Sandell) The coming landing of the Mars science laboratory on the surface of Mars previewed; NASA animation shown. [Mars science laboratory Adam STELZNER, Ashwin VASAVEDA- reacts to the landing plans; comments on the life questions.] [The Planetary Society president Bill NYE- outlines the two key questions.]
(London: Cecilia Vega) A look at the training workouts for the Olympic Games athletes presented; scenes shown of magazine covers; details given about some athletes' specific routines and diets. [Swimmer Ryan LOCHTE - talks about pushing his body.] [Former Olympian Summer SANDERS- comments.]