This program is 29 minutes long
(Steubenville, Ohio: Alex Perez), Breaking news on the verdict in the rape trial in Steubenville, Ohio, for two high school football players, Trent Mays and Ma'lik Richmond, accused of attacking a drunken, underage girl, featured; scenes shown of the boys apologizing in court. [In ABC interview, RICHMOND - says the word was hang him.] [ABC legal analyst Dan ABRAMS - says the evidence was through social media.] [Resident Barbara FAHEY-WALKER- cites the dangers of social media.] The sentence options outlined.
(Studio: David Muir) A "20/20" special on the Steubenville case noted.
(Atlanta: Steve Osunsami) The brush fire at a housing community in Myrtle Beach,, South Carolina, featured; scenes shown of the fire. [Witnesses Vincent SCHIAVONE, Jon DOWNEY, MAN, Tobias COLLINS- describe what happened in the fire.]
(Studio: David Muir, Ginger Zee) The conditions for this fire, fires in the West and more winter storms in the Midwest moving up the East coast discussed; weather maps shown.
(Buenos Aires: Matt Gutman) The questions about the new pope's past in Argentina examined; details given about the atrocities of the junta in 1976 through 1983 and what Jorge Bergoglio did/did not do; scenes shown from Buenos Aires where people were tortured and killed.
(Tel Aviv: Alex Marquardt) The first public appearance in more than two years for Asma al-Assad, the wife of Syrian President Bashir al-Assad, examined; photos of the first lady at a fund raiser shown. [Asma al-ASSAD - speaks.] [Former neighbor/opposition activist Malik al-ABDEH- talks about her image: now just the wife of a dictator.] The defection to the opposition of a Syrian general noted.
(New York: Bianna Goldryga) The comeback of retirement nest eggs for those who rode out the down market examined; 401k statistics cited. [Retiree Bill and Cathy WOLTERS - says his 401k is doing well.] [The Business Insider CEO/editor Henry BLODGET- cites the wonderful bull market; suggests you just stay in the market.]
(No location given: Reena Ninan) A new report on the plane crash three year ago of Air France Flight 447 that ended in the Atlantic Ocean examined; virtual view of the plane shown; details given about the pilot's complaints of lack of sleep that led to chaos in the cockpit. [On "Nightline," in June, French Investigation Bureau Jean-Paul TROADEC- comments on why report items were left out.]
(Santa Monica, California: Clayton Sandell) The rescue efforts off the California coast to save tiny sea lion pups featured; scenes shown of the starving animals. [Friends of Animals, Marine Animal Rescue Peter WALLERSTEIN- warns about their bites; notes there seems to be is no food in the water for them.]