This program is 29 minutes long
(Oklahoma City: Ginger Zee) The danger zone for tornadoes in Oklahoma and other severe weather featured; scenes shown of several tornadoes, the destruction, weather maps, rainfall. sandbagging operation, [In New City, Arkansas, fires in New Mexico and California. [40/29 News Y City, Arkansas Emily MAHER- shows the flooding.] [SANDBAGGER - comments.] The weather forecast discussed.
(New York: Ron Claiborne) A bar/motel fire in Houston that killed four firefighters featured; scenes shown of the blaze. [Mayor's spokeswoman Janice EVANS- cites the fatalities.] [KTRK reporter Tom ABRAHAMS- talks about the response to the fire in windy conditions.]
(Nogales, Arizona: Gio Benitez) The freeing from a Mexican prison of Yanira Maldonado, who had been arrested on drug smuggling charges, featured; photos of her shown. [MALDONADO - says it was a nightmare and she is now free.]
(Hoboken, New Jersey: Linzie Janis) The impact of the drought in the Southwest on beef prices due to the increased price in cattle feed examined; sample prices cited. [WOMAN - comments.] [In Hoboken, Forty Grill chef Wally WEAVER- advises smaller portion sizes.]
(Studio: Pierre Thomas) An ABC News exclusive on the moment of crisis when kidnapper Jimmy Dykes took a hostage from a school bus in Alabama presented; audio exchange played of Dykes and bus driver Charles Poland, who was shot protecting the kids and of student Tre' Watts calling the 911 dispatcher. [FBI agent Stephen RICHARDSON, Alabama Sheriff Wally OLSON- praise Poland's actions.] The six-day siege with kidnapper Dykes reviewed. [FBI behavioral scientist Molly AMMAN, FBI tactical commander Kevin CORNELIUS- comment on the siege of Dykes' bunker.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Further coverage of the story on "20/20" noted.