This program is 29 minutes long
(Baja: Miguel Almaguer) The major doping ban for the Russian paraolympic team from competing in the September games in Rio featured. [IPC President Philip CRAVEN- says Russia has failed the team.] [NBC Sports analyst Alan ABRAHAMSON- says the decision violates justice.]
(Rio de Janeiro: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Rio: Stephanie Gosk) The impact of the windy weather on the Olympic Games featured; scenes shown from Rio of a bicycle crash, swimming, gymnastics, beach volleyball. [American swimmers Katie LEDECKY, Chase KALISZ, volleyball's Kerry WALSH-JENNINGS - comment.] Two security incident at the games discussed.
(New York: Ron Mott) The announcement by New York Yankees baseball player Alex Rodriguez of his retirement featured; details given about his career, PED use & suspension, his relationship with the Yankees. [RODRIGUEZ - makes a statement about baseball.] [FAN - reacts.] [WNBC sports anchor Bruce BECK- talks about Rodriguez.]
(New York: Hallie Jackson) The latest damage control by the presidential election campaign of Donald Trump, after his bad week, featured; poll figures outlined on screen. [Newt GINGRICH, Trump campaign manager Paul MANAFORT, anchor Mark HALPERIN- comment on Trump.] [On the e-mails, CLINTON - says she "short circuited."] [TRUMP - criticizes Clinton.] [On "Meet the Press," running mate Tim KAINE - defends Clinton on the e-mails.]
(Chicago: Tammy Leitner) The dramatic police shooting in Chicago of unarmed Paul O'Neal, who stole a car, reviewed; scenes shown of protests, police videos of the incident. [Police Supt. Eddie JOHNSON - expresses concern about the videos.] [O'Neal family spokesman Jamal GREEN- questions the police story.]
(London: Kelly Cobiella) A peaceful place to play for the children living in the war zone in Syria featured; scenes shown from Aleppo, where daily life is punctuated by air strikes in five years of fighting & the underground play area. [Save the Children Carol ANNING- comments on education.]
(New York: Morgan Radford) The story of American fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad presented; scenes shown of her fencing, her clothing line, her hijab. [Muslim MUHAMMAD - says her religion comes first; recounts an incident of suspicion.] [Fencing teacher Peter WESTBROOK, President OBAMA - praise Muhammad.]