This program is 29 minutes long
(New York: Gio Benitez) The East storm & tornadoes reviewed; scenes shown from the roads, a tornado in Florida, a Pensacola rescue, a Pennsylvania pileup, snow in Rochester. [Two MOTORISTs - comment.]
(Studio: David Muir, Rob Marciano) The weather system in the East & a storm in the West discussed; weather maps shown.
(South Carolina: Tom Llamas) Donald Trump versus the Republican field featured; scenes shown from a Trump rally. [On stage, Trump supporters Jerry BLACK@, Thomas ANDREWS@- back Trump.] [Former President BUSH - speaks out for Jeb Bush.] [Jeb BUSH - calls Trump a loser.] [TRUMP - criticizes Ted Cruz & Bush.] [CRUZ - responds; speaks out.] What President Obama said about the Trump campaign & Trump's response discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(Studio: Cecilia Vega) The Democratic battle for the South featured; scenes shown from the campaign trail; details given about the African-American vote. [Hillary CLINTON - defends Obama's right to nominate a Supreme Court justice: coded racial language in demonizing the president.] [In South Carolina & Michigan, Bernie SANDERS - campaigns.] Clinton's campaigning in Nevada discussed.
(White House: Jonathan Karl) The message from President Obama to the Senate about a successor to the late Justice Antonin Scalia while the Republicans want the next president to act featured; details given about President Ronald Reagan's '88 nomination of Anthony Kennedy after Robert Bork was rejected. [OBAMA - says he will nominate someone to the Senate.] The president's choice to nominate a liberal or a moderate discussed.
(Studio: Richard Besser) The specifics of a study finding linking heartburn drugs to dementia examined; statistics cited. [WOMAN - reacts.] The limits to using heartburn drugs & options discussed.
(Los Angeles: Matt Gutman) The trial in Los Angeles of Lonnie Franklin for multiple murders featured; scenes shown from court; details given about the "Grim Sleeper" case & evidence indicating he may have killed more women. [Prosecutor Beth SILVERMAN@- cites the charges.]
(New York: Linsey Davis) The problems with the Grammy performance by singer Adele examined; scenes shown of her singing out of tune after mic problems. Adele Tweet quoted.