This program is 29 minutes long
(London: Kelly Cobiella) An attack in Denmark aimed at cartoonist Lars Vilks% by a gunman on a cafe where there was a free speech event featured; scenes shown from the Copenhagen cafe & from the site of the massacre in France at the Charlie Hebdo magazine office. [Danish Prime Minister Helle THORNING-SCHMITT - comments on the attack.] [VILKS - comments.]
(Cambridge, Massachusetts: Ron Mott) The blizzard warning in the Northeast featured; scenes shown of snow piles at MIT, snow-fighting vehicles, car pileups; details given of the impact on businesses & travel. [Governor Charlie BAKER@, MAN, New York WOMAN, Bergamot restaurant owner Keith POOLER@, Massachusetts Restaurant Assn. Bob LUZ@- comment on the snow & Cold.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Boston: Dylan Dreyer) The weather forecast for the coming storm with wind & snow previewed; weather & temperature maps shown.
(Erbil & Mosul dam, Iraq: Richard Engel) The fight against ISIS in Iraq featured; ISIS video of Kurdish prisoners & area maps shown; details given about ISIS use of chemical-laced bombs & the problems within the Iraqi army.
(White House: Kristen Welker) The skepticism about the cease-fire in Ukraine featured; satellite photos shown.
(Pasco, Washington: Hallie Jackson) The demonstrations following a police shooting of orchard worker Antonio Zambrano Montes? in Washington state featured; scenes shown of the protesters & cell phone video of the incident. [Two MEN, Pasco police Chief Bob METZGER@, Kennewick police SGT. Ken LATTIN@, family MEMBER - comment on the shooting.]
(Washington: Chuck Todd) The NBC interview with Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald@ in light of the "American Sniper" trial in Texas. [McDONALD - talks about veterans' mental health.]
(New York: Kristen Dahlgren) A proposed law in Puerto Rico to fine the parents of obese children examined; details given about the program; obesity statistics cited. [Mother Morevis SANTANA. Dr. Michael SOLER?- react to the law.] [Pediatrics professor Chris OSNER?- outlines proven approaches to obesity in kids.]
(Brooklyn: Anne Thompson) The efforts to save endangered Monarch butterflies, whose habitat has been threatened, featured; scenes shown. [At Brooklyn school, two STUDENTS; National Wildlife Federation Collin O'MARA@, biologist Karen OBERHOUSER?, teacher Diane CORGAN?- comment on the butterflies & their habitat.]
(Paris: Katy Tur) The problems caused by "love locks" locked onto a bridge in Paris, France, featured; scenes shown from this iconic bridge. [American ex-patriate Lisa TAYLOR, deputy mayor Bruno JUILLIARD - show the bridge threatened by locks.] [On the bridge, three PEOPLE - comment.]