This program is 30 minutes long
(New York: Kristen Dahlgren) The reaction to Hoffman's death featured; scenes shown from outside his apartment building and from many film clips; details given about his battle with drug addiction. [FAN - comments.] [In 2002, HOFFMAN - speaks.] [Film historian Leonard MALTIN- assesses Hoffman.] A family statement quoted.
(Studio: Kate Snow) Report introduced.
(New York: Harry Smith) The growing heroin crisis examined; details given about deaths from a hybrid of heroin mixed with fentanyl. [Hazelden chief medical officer Dr. Marvin SEPPALA- cites the heroin dangers: chasing the dragon.] [New Hampshire Governor Peter SHUMLIN, Chicago police Sgt. Carlos MOSTEK, recovering addict Alicia DIETRICH- talk about heroin addiction.]
(East Rutherford, New Jersey: Ron Mott) The security effort for tonight's Super Bowl game featured; scenes shown from outside MetLife Stadium of the security presence and of fans. [Six FANS, Seahawks fan Jillian GIBSON- comment.]
(Ft. Lee, New Jersey: Kelly O'Donnell) The new questions about what New Jersey Governor Chris Christie knew about the political deal to jam George Washington Bridge traffic in Ft. Lee examined; details given of attacks by Christie's staff on accuser Port Authority official David Wildstein, who claimed the governor knew more about the traffic mess. [Former New York City Mayor Rudolph GIULIANI, Representative Paul RYAN, New Jersey state assemblyman John WISNIEWSKI, PBS host Gwen IFILL- offer perspectives on Christie.]
(Studio: Kim Cunningham) More storms for the week previewed; weather maps shown.
(Sochi: Keir Simmons) The preparations in Sochi, Russia, for the Olympic Games that start in four days featured; scenes shown of fireworks and rainy weather.
(Studio: Kate Snow) NBC coverage of the Sochi games noted.
(New York: Rehema Ellis) A report from Emory University on early childhood obesity examined; study statistics cited. [Emory University Dr. Sloveig CUNNINGHAM- cites the importance of the first five years of life.] [Mother Andrea LEWIS - talks about the family habits.] [Red Light, Green Light, Eat Right Dr. Joanna DOLGOFF- talks about starting healthy choices when young.]
(Los Angeles: Mike Farrow) Allegations from Dylan Farrow that she was abused two decades ago by movie producer Woody Allen examined; her letter quoted; responses from Allen's attorney Elkan Abramowitz and publicist Leslee Dart quoted. Tweets from Dylan's adoptive mother Mia Farrow and son Ronan Farrow quoted. [NBC News legal analyst Lisa BLOOM- cites Allen's legal recourse.] [In '94, ALLEN - comments on a tragic injustice.]
(Brooklyn, New York: Katy Tur) The story of New York City firefighter Chris Howard, who donated bone marrow to John Ciempa, presented; details given about the death of Howard's father on 9/11; scenes shown of the two men meeting. [CIEMPA - says he thought he was going to die.] [HOWARD - comments.]