This program is 29 minutes long
(South Carolina: Kristen Welker) The Southern showdown for the Democrats Hillary Clinton & Bernie Sanders with her winning in South Carolina previewed; scenes shown from the campaign trail; details given about the black vote in the South. [Democratic strategist Amanda LOVEDAY@- says she wants redemption in South Carolina.] [Three VOTERS - comment on Hillary or Bernie.] [CLINTON, SANDERS - campaign.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Austin: Kasie Hunt) The Sanders campaign that looks ahead to Super Tuesday featured. [SANDERS - campaigns about her Wall Street speeches.]
(Studio: Lester Holt; Washington: Chuck Todd) The South Carolina electorate discussed; state demographics outlined on screen.
(Studio & South Carolina: Lester Holt) The view of black voters in South Carolina examined. [Voters Kara SIMMONS, Darrell GOODWIN, Ramona BROWN - outline the issues; talk about the candidates.] [University of South Carolina professor Todd SHAW@- talks about the African-American women.]
(Millington, Tennessee: Katy Tur) The personal challenges to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump from opponent Marco Rubio featured; scenes shown; details given about Trump endorsements from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, Maine Governor Paul LePage. [Campaigning, RUBIO, TRUMP - exchange jibs.] [RUBIO - says Trump will never be the nominee.] [Ted CRUZ - questions the Trump tax return.] Rubio's tax return cited.
(Damascus, Syria: Dan Rivers) The status of the cease-fire in Syria that was brokered by the US & Russia featured; scenes shown from inside a quieter Syria, but with talks of breaches of the cease-fire.
(Laredo, Texas: Mark Potter) The waves of Cuban immigrants coming to the US featured; scenes shown from Laredo, Texas, of immigrants being processed; details given about the special status of Cuban immigrants. [Attorney Ricardo DeANDA@- says they are fleeing for economic reasons.] [Representative Henry CUELLAR@- wonders about the preferential status.] [Cuban Alejandro GALVEZ - comments on going to the US.]
(Hollywood: Morgan Radford) The issue of a lack of diversity at the Academy Awards with the Oscars being awarded tomorrow examined; clips shown; details given about the boycott issue. [Academy president Cheryl BOONE ISAACS@- cites "the elephant in the room."] ["Variety" Tim GRAY@- wonders what host Chris Rock will do.] Industry diversity statistics cited. [Actor Kerry WASHINGTON@- - comments.]
(Chicago: Kevin Tibbles) The Vincent van Gogh exhibit at the Chicago museum featuring his paintings of his own bedroom examined; scenes shown. [Art Inst. of Chicago Gloria GROOM@, Katie RAHN@- talk about the bedroom paintings.] The recreation of van Gogh's bedroom in a Chicago condo shown. [Chicago photographer Kyle BUCKMAN%- talks about sleeping in the room.] [VISITOR - comments.]