This program is 28 minutes long
(Toledo, Ohio: David Muir) The ABC interview with Romney presented; Romney TV ad shown. [OBAMA, ROMNEY - campaign.] [In interview, ROMNEY - reacts to the polls; hopes to get 50 percent or more; states Ann is a strong character.] [OBAMA - says we can't write off half the nation.] Poll figures in Ohio and Florida cited.
(Commerce, California: Cecilia Vega) The prospects for more holiday jobs this year examined; scenes shown from a jobs fair in Los Angeles; statistics on seasonal jobs from Kohl, Walmart, Toys R Us, Target cited [Job seekers Maria BUENROSTRO, Matthew RANGEL- comment on their situation.] [Hay group's Retail Practice leader Maryam MORSE- comments.]
(Studio: Dan Harris) The owner-union negotiations for a deal to return the referees this week examined; scenes shown of the key touchdown play. [ESPN NFL analyst Herm EDWARDS- says we have focused on the officials.]
(Bristol, Virginia: Jim Avila) The student rebellion against the new school menu featured; scenes shown from a Kansas high school protesting the calorie-cutting menu and lunch waste at a Chicago suburban school; details given about the new lunch rules limiting calories. [Glen Ellyn Illinois, SCARCE, Kay McKEEN- cites lunch room fasts.] [Secretary of Agriculture Tom VILSACK- says it is about children's health.]
(Edinburgh: Cynthia McFadden) The interview with Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling about her new book, "Casual Vacancy," featured. [In interview, ROWLING - talks about the problems caused by the absence of love in the new book; explains it is a personal book based on her own OCD experiences; comments on the parallel to Michael Jackson and "Thriller."]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Further coverage of the Rowling interview on other ABC shows noted.
(Hollywood: David Wright) Williams' music and television career reviewed; scenes shown of him singing "Moon River" and other songs and on his TV shows.