This program is 29 minutes long
(Los Angeles: Brandi Hitt) A mid-air emergency over the Pacific Ocean that caused the United plane to land on small Midway Island examined; scenes, diagrams and photos shown. [Passengers Femar ELAM†, MAN, WOMAN - describe what happened on the plane.] [ABC consultant retired Col. Stephen GANYARD†- cites the worry about fire on a plane.]
(Studio: Mara Schiavocampo) The incident in Houston in which six members of the Stay family were murdered by Ron Haskell, who was seeking out his ex-wife, updated; scenes shown of a celebration of life for the Stay family. [Lone survivor Cassidy STAY, grandfather Roger LYON†- extend thanks.]
(Gaza City: Alex Marquardt) The Hamas rocket attack on Tel Aviv and the Israeli response featured; scenes shown of rockets in the air and explosions in air strikes on the Palestinians, damaged houses; details given about the possibility of a ground invasion. [Palestinian Ismail ABU SHABAN‡- calls the bombing terrifying.]
(Studio: Cecilia Vega; Jerusalem: Martha Raddatz) The buildup on the border as Israel sends missiles into Gaza and the presence of tanks along the Gaza border discussed; scenes shown.
(Studio: Cecilia Vega) Further coverage of the Middle East on "This Week" noted.
(Abuja, Nigeria: Amy Robach) The visit by Pakistani teenager Malala to Nigeria to help bring home the Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram three months ago featured; scenes shown of Malala in Abuja. [MALALA - explains why she has come to Nigeria.]
(Studio: Cecilia Vega) The Monday report from Malala on "Good Morning America"noted.
(Studio: Cecilia Vega, Bill Kelly) The heat in the Northwest, severe weather in the Midwest and the coming drop in temperatures discussed; weather map shown.
(Cleveland: Linzie Janis) The reaction in the city to the announcement by pro basketball player LeBron James that he will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers featured; scenes shown of the city in a frenzy. [FAN - reacts.] [Cleveland ticket broker Mark KLANG†- talks about ticket sales.] [Cleveland sports bar manager Caitlin CASSIDY†- talks about sports-related business.]
(Palos Verdes, California: David Wright) The rise in coastal water rescues in and around Los Angeles due to warm weather leading to more swimmers examined; scenes shown from treacherous coves. [L.A. County lifeguards Chris LINKLETTER†- cite 50 rescues in this small area and the dangers.]
(Rio de Janeiro: Bob Woodruff) Tomorrow's World Cup final between Germany and Argentina in this successful World Cup previewed; scenes shown of the fans, the Germany-Brazil game, the player's bite, key goals, a locust on a player, the fans in the US.
i(Studio: Cecilia Vega) The World Cup coverage on ABC noted.