This program is 28 minutes long
(Monterey, Tennessee: Linzie Janis) The ice storm in the Southeast featured; scenes shown from icy Monterey, Tennessee, a collapsed barn in Andover, Massachusetts, snow in Colorado, floods in Memphis, downed power lines. [Three PEOPLE - comment on the ice.] [In Denver, ABC's Clayton SANDELL - cites canceled flights.]
(Studio: Tom Llamas, Rob Marciano) The new winter storm forecast with more cold temperatures discussed; weather & ice maps shown.
(Studio: Tom Llamas) Report introduced.
(New York: Gloria Riviera) How cold weather is thwarting fire fighting featured; scenes shown of fires in New Jersey, Georgia & elsewhere. [Barrow County emergency service Lt. Scott DAKIN@- cites the conditions.]
(Washington: Pierre Thomas) A video from the terrorism group Al Shabaab threatening attacks on the Mall of America in Minnesota & malls in Canada & Britain examined; scenes shown from the mall & of police training. [Two mall SHOPPERS - react.] [Homeland Security Secretary Jeh JOHNSON - suggests this encourages independent actors.] The recruitment by Al Shabaab in Somalia of young men from Minneapolis discussed.
(Beirut: Alex Marquardt) The hunt for three girls from Britain who may be going to Syria via Turkey to join up with ISIS examined; photos shown; details given about jihadi bride Aqsa Mahmood@ & about the ISIS recruitment of young women, including American Shannon Conley. [Shamima Begum's sister Renu BEGUM@, Amira Abase's father Abase HUSEEN@- say "come home."]
(New York: David Wright) New safety barriers at the Daytona 500 auto race after a crash by driver Kyle Busch featured; scenes shown of the safety barriers; driver Tweets quoted; details given about the sidelining of brother Kurt Busch. [NASCAR vice president Steve O'DONNELL@, Daytona Speedway president Joie CHITWOOD III - say we will fix it.] [ABC's Christine BRENNAN@- says Daytona should have done this sooner.]
(Hollywood: Lara Spencer) The red carpet action outside the theater in Los Angeles just before the awards featured; film clips shown. [Host Neil Patrick HARRIS - talks about hosting.]
(Studio: Tom Llamas) Tonight's Oscars' coverage noted.
(Sterling, Virginia: Bazi Kanani) The hunt in Washington, DC, for two bank robbers disguised in all-black outfits featured; photos of the "Black Hat Bandits" & bank robbery surveillance video shown. [FBI agent Marc HESS@- talks about bank robbers.]
(Los Angeles: Brandi Hitt) The menu from celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck for the Academy Awards Governors Ball party featured; scenes shown from the kitchen. [PUCK, chef Karl MATZ@- comment on the food.]
(Studio: Tom Llamas) ABC's Oscars coverage previewed.