This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: David Kerley) The major storm bearing down on Washington, DC, featured; scenes shown from the slippery DC roads & lines for supplies. [Mayor Muriel BOWSER%, meteorologist Cecily TYNAN, MAN - comment.]
(Studio: David Muir) The monster storm in the South reported; scenes shown of a North Carolina crash.
(Atlanta airport: Steve Osunsami) The east coast storm featured; scenes shown from the slippery roads; details given of canceled plane flights. [Two MOTORISTS - comment.]
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(Alexandria: Rob Marciano) The severe weather with tornadoes, colder air, icing, snow forecast reported; scenes shown of a dome of salt & weather maps.
(Studio: Tom Llamas) The criticism of Ted Cruz by political opponent Donald Trump featured; scenes shown from the campaign trail after former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin endorsed Trump. [For ABC, CRUZ - talks about the next commander-in-chief's role.] [Cruz endorser Glen BECK - calls Trump dangerous.] [TRUMP - calls Beck a dope.] [PALIN - talks about respect for military personnel.] [In Alaska, PALIN - talks about the ramifications of the war.] The response of veterans against Palin's politicizing of PTSD noted with Iran & Afghanistan Veterans of America founder Paul Rieckhoff@ quoted. Palin's request for fund raising noted.
(Studio: David Muir) Further coverage of the Cruz interview on "Good Morning America" noted.
(Vinton, Iowa: Cecilia Vega) The Democratic campaign examined; Sanders ad shown. [CLINTON - says she will not quit.] [On CNN, CLINTON - says concern is expressed about Sanders, a socialist.] [SANDERS - predicts a political upset.]
(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The prison sentence for ex-policeman Daniel Holtzclaw% for horrific crimes against women while a cop in Oklahoma City reviewed; scenes shown from court. [Victim Jannie LIGONS@- says he picked the wrong lady.]
(New York: Eva Pilgrim) The threat of the Zika virus in the US for people who travelled to hot spots especially while pregnant examined. [At risk, pregnant woman, Lindsay MITCHELL - comments.] [OB/GYN Dr. Jennifer WU@- cites the catastrophic threat to babies.]
(Studio: David Muir, Richard Besser) The risk of the Zika virus in the US discussed.
(Studio: Linsey Davis) The boycott of the Oscars due to the lack of diversity in nominees examined. [For ABC, actor Will SMITH - comments on the representation issue.]