This program is 30 minutes long
(Baton Rouge, Louisiana: Gabe Gutierrez) The murder of three police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, by a shooter, Gavin Long, at a gas station featured; scenes shown with police audio played; details given about the recent police shooting of Alton Sterling. [Governor John Bel EDWARDS - says the violence has to stop.] [President OBAMA - says we need to end this senseless violence.]
(Cleveland: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Washington: Pete Williams) The background of the gunman who shot officers after a 911 call that brought police reviewed.
(Cleveland: Stephanie Gosk) The high security alert in Cleveland on the eve of the Republican convention after the shooting in Baton Rouge & the attack in France examined; scenes shown from the streets of Cleveland. [Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Assn. Steve LOOMIS, carrying rifle, MAN, city council safety board Brian CASEY, bookstore OWNER, police Chief Calvin WILLIAMS - comment on safety.]
(Cleveland: Lester Holt) The standings of Donald Trump & Hillary Clinton in the latest NBC News/"Wall Street Journal" poll outlined on screen.
(Cleveland: Hallie Jackson) Trump & the deep divide within the Republican Party examined; scenes shown from Cleveland; Trump Tweets quoted; Republican voter poll figures cited; details given of the issue of Trump's Muslim ban & who will speak at the convention. [Trump campaign adviser Paul MANAFORT- talks Trump.] [RNC chair Reince PRIEBUS- backs Trump.] [Vice President nominee Mike PENCE, TRUMP - speak out.]
(Washington: Kasie Hunt) The impact on voters of Hillary Clinton's e-mail use issue examined; latest NBC News/"Wall Street poll figures cited; Tweets from Senator Elizabeth Warren criticizing Trump quoted. [Agriculture Secretary Tom VILSACK - backs Clinton.]
(Cleveland: Lester Holt, Chuck Todd) What Trump has to do this week while we have a jittery nation & a jittery Republican Party at a time Clinton is vulnerable discussed.
(Cleveland: Lester Holt) NBC's coverage of the convention outlined on screen.
(Istanbul: Richard Engel) The crackdown in Turkey against the military coup featured; scenes shown of civilians versus tanks & today's celebrations; details given about the arrests ordered by President Tayyip Erdogan. [CNN Turk editor Ferhat BORATOV- says Erdogan's copter faced planes.]
(Nice: Bill Neely) The investigation in France into the background of Mohamed Bouhlel, the man who drove the truck in the mass murder attack in Nice, France, examined; scenes from the French Riviera, including a meeting of survivors, anti-terrorism training & memorials to the victims. [Several PEOPLE - describe what happened.]
(New York: Morgan Radford) Severe weather ion several states reviewed; scenes shown from a flooded North Carolina mall, hail in the heartland, wind damage in Iowa. [Two PEOPLE - react to the flooding.]