This program is 14 minutes long
(White House: Kristen Welker) The apparent execution by ISIS of British aid worker David Haines featured; Haines photos shown; details given about US air strikes against ISIS in Iraq & Secretary of State John Kerry's attempts to get support from a coalition.
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Erbil: Richard Engel) The objectives of ISIS in airing a videotape of another execution & how ISIS has become a terrorism franchise reviewed.
(Studio: Lester Holt; Washington: Chuck Todd) The question of coalition support for combat troops discussed.
(Washington: Peter Alexander) The criminal charges against pro football player Adrian Peterson for disciplining his son examined; scenes shown of other disciplined players Ray Rice & Greg Hardy in public. [Montgomery County ADA Phil GRANT@- comments on the abuse allegations.] A statement from Peterson attorney Rusty Hardin quoted. [Sportsradio 610 Houston Rick WRIGHT@- offers views on Peterson.] [New Rochelle high school football coach Louis DiRIENZO@- defends Rice.] ["USA Today" sports reporter Maggie HENDRICKS@- sums up the week for the NFL.]