This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The claim from North Korea it has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb examined; scenes shown from Korean state TV; details given about North Korea weapons capability. [Ploughshares Fund president Joseph CIRINCIONE@- comments on the technology & the "fatal attraction" syndrome.] [White House press secretary Josh EARNEST@- downplays the claims of a successful test.] Planned American atmospheric tests discussed.
(Los Angeles: Matt Gutman) The El Nino impact of weather in the West featured; scenes shown of damages, traffic tieups, a flooded restaurant, mudslides, the Los Angeles River. [MOTORIST, RESIDENT - comment.]
(Studio: David Muir, Rob Marciano) The rain & flood in California & the weekend forecast discussed; weather maps shown.
(Simi Valley, California: Nick Watt) The criminal investigation into the contaminated food outbreak at a Chipotle restaurant in Simi Valley, California, examined. [Food safety attorney Ryan OSTERHOLM@- says the Justice Department has it on the radar.] Chipotle statement about the food-borne outbreaks quoted; map shown.
(Spencer, Iowa: Tom Llamas) The birther battle attack from Donald Trump on Ted Cruz for being born in Canada featured; details given about Cruz's background & polarizing behavior. [On CNN, TRUMP - says Cruz has this cloud over his head.] [CRUZ - says he is a natural born citizen.] [Last year on ABC, TRUMP - downplays the Cruz issue.] [On the campaign bus, CRUZ - reacts.]
(Atlanta: Steve Osunsami) The investigation into the disturbing death on December 21 of Barbara Dawson@ outside a Florida hospital updated; dashcam audio played; details given about her blood clot that led to her death. [Cousin Martha SMITH DIXON@- wants justice.]
(Washington airport: David Kerley) The controversy over the TSA airport pat down of a 10-year-old girl, Vendela Payne@, that was recorded by her father at the Raleigh airport examined; scenes shown. [Father Kevin PAYNE@, Vendela PAYNE@- react.] A TSA statement on procedures quoted.
(New York: Gio Benitez) The 500-million-dollar jackpot in the Powerball lottery featured; odds & numbers statistics cited. [Two ticket BUYERS - react.]
(Iceland: Amy Robach) A rare look inside a frozen world in Iceland presented; scenes shown of glacier scientists studying how glaciers change over time & the reporter climbing an ice slope.