This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington airport: David Kerley) The holiday travel rush hindered by winter weather featured; scenes shown of flooding in the West, snow on the roads, airport delays in several cities. [Three TRAVELLERS - comment.]
(Studio: Cecilia Vega; New York: Rob Marciano) The forecast for two winter storms discussed; weather maps shown.
(New York: David Wright) A massive heart attack for actress Carrie Fisher during a plane flight to Los Angeles featured; tower-pilot audio played. [With David Muir, FISHER - talks about the Star Wars movies.]
(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The threat from ISIS calling for attacks on US churches examined; details given from an FBI bulletin. [ABC's John COHEN- cites threats from those inspired by terrorist ideology.]
(Washington: Mary Bruce) The uproar over what President-elect Donald Trump has said about an arms race with Russia & his Christmas letter from Russian President Vladimir Putin examined; Trump & Putin on nuclear weapons & Putin letter quoted. [Incoming press secretary Sean SPICER - defends our sovereignty.] [Radio host Mika BRZEZINSKI - states what Trump told her about arms.] [ANALYST - says words matter in arms races.] The U.N. passage of a resolution condemning Israel for settlement building in the territories discussed.
(Sesto San Giovanni, Italy: Matt Gutman) The police shooting in Italy of Anis Amri, the terrorist who drove the truck into a Christmas market in Berlin, Germany, featured; Amri video shown; details given about the gun battle near Milan.
(No location given: Phillip Mena) The backlash in Ft. Worth over the mother, Jacqueline Craig, who called police & was arrested, featured; Facebook video shown of the police officer questioning Craig about her son & handcuffing her. [CRAIG - questions the police questioning her.] [ABC's David BROWN- comments.]
(New York: Rebecca Jarvis) The last-minute holiday shopping deals featured; sales examples cited. [H Squared Research Hitha HERZOG- comments on deals.]
(New York: Linsey Davis) Veronika Scott, who designed a coat that converts into a sleeping bag & created a blog with a donation button to help the homeless, profiled; scenes shown from her factory based on her Empowerment Plan. [SCOTT - explains how she got involved.]