This program is 29 minutes long
(Elkins Park, Pennsylvania: Ryan Smith) The first criminal sexual assault charges against comedian Bill Cosby in the Andrea Constand case from 2004 featured; scenes shown from Pennsylvania; details given from court documents, the earlier civil lawsuit, Cosby's deposition & other sexual assault claims against him with a statement from Cosby's lawyers quoted. [ABC legal analyst Dan ABRAMS@- calls this a stunning development.]
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(Philadelphia: Linsey Davis) The reaction of Cosby accusers to this case examined; details given about their possible role in the Constand trial, other civil suits in the works. [On ABC in May, COSBY - reacts.] [Cosby attorney Monique PRESSLEY- comments on legal steps.] [Attorney Gloria ALLRED - comments on this Christmas present.]
(Valley Park, Missouri: Rob Marciano) The flooding in many states featured; aerial & ground scenes shown of the Missouri rivers. [WOMAN, Sherman MAN, MAN - comment.] The rainy & cold forecast for New Year's discussed; weather maps shown.
(Guadalajara. Mexico: Matt Gutman) The detention in Mexico of fugitive Texas teen Ethan Couch & his mother, Tonya, reviewed; details given about his legal "affluenza" defense; scenes shown of the Couches in a store in Mexico. [US marshal chief deputy Richard HUNTER@- comments on the case.] [Tarrant County Sheriff Dee ANDERSON@- cites the case against Tonya Couch: a felony.]
(Studio: David Muir) Coverage of the case on "20/20" on Friday noted.
(Studio: Cecilia Vega) What presidential candidate Donald Trump is saying about Hillary Clinton & former President Bill Clinton examined; scenes shown of Trump; details given about their former friendship. [TRUMP - says this is a war; criticizes Hillary & the husband; admits his own indiscretions are fair game; says she's "horrible."]
(Wakefield, New Hampshire; Linzie Janis) The deadly crash of a Secret Service car that was carrying four agents protecting presidential candidate Hillary Clinton featured; scenes & diagrams shown; details given about the other driver & from a Clinton statement. [State police Lt. Kevin DUFFY@- says it was a head-on collision.]
(Times Sq., New York: Gio Benitez) The tight security for New Year's Eve celebrations in New York City featured; scenes shown from Times Square; statistics cited. [NYPD police commissioner Bill BRATTON - comments.]
(Studio: David Muir) ABC's New Year's coverage cited.
(Washington: David Kerley) The investigation into the mystery behind the crash of a small plane piloted by Doug Demarest in Alaska featured; scenes shown from Anchorage where the plane first hit the building where his wife works.