This program is 29 minutes long
(High Point, North Carolina: Jonathan Karl) Romney and Ryan hitting the road on their campaign featured; scenes shown of them campaigning in North Carolina cities. [ROMNEY, RYAN, Ann ROMNEY - campaign.]
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(White House: David Kerley) The response of President Obama to Ryan as the vice presidential pick examined; scenes shown of Democrats who criticized Ryan on the talk shows. [OBAMA - congratulates Ryan; criticizes the Romney-Ryan economic plan.] [In April, OBAMA - calls it a radical vision.] [Former DNC chair Howard DEAN- says Ryan makes it impossible for Romney to move towards the middle.]
(Studio: David Muir; Washington: Cokie Roberts) How the Democrats have long been running against the Paul Ryan budget plan and how Ryan is a "happy warrior" who gets conservatives excited discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) How Ryan secretly escaped through the woods from his Janesville home and on to Virginia reviewed; scenes shown from the house and neighborhood. [On the plane, RYAN - says he just went through the woods.]
(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The accident on the destroyer the USS Porter with a collision with a Japanese tanker in the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf reviewed; scenes of the damages and diagrams of the two ships shown; details given of the strategic importance of the ship. [ABC military consultant retired Col. Stephen GANYARD- calls the accident inexplicable.]
(Studio: Ginger Zee) A massive, blinding dust storm in Phoenix featured; scenes shown of the swirl of dust; details given about how collapsing thunderstorms kick up dust. [WITNESSES - describe what happened.]
(London: Jeffrey Kofman) The success for the US Olympic Games team reviewed; scenes and photos shown from the men's basketball game, Boudia's dive and other gold medal winners. [Two FANS - react.] The next games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, mentioned.
(Studio: John Schriffen) The second escape by a chimpanzee in Las Vegas featured; scenes shown from the areas of the first and second escapes; details given about recent other chimpanzee troubles. [Las Vegas chimp owner Timmi De ROSA- worries about cage tampering.] [First responder Lloyd KRAUS- reacts to the South African chimp mauling.]
(London: Nick Schifrin) The photographic images from the Olympic Games in London reviewed; many photos shown; details given about the tricks of the trade to get the pictures. [AP photographer Gregory BULL- explains the photos, including that of gymnast Gabby Douglas.] [Aftonbladet photographer Jimmy WIXTROM- talks about photographing Usain Bolt.]