This program is 28 minutes long
(White House: Mary Bruce) The praise from President-elect Donald Trump for Russian President Vladimir Putin, who has not retaliated for the sanctions against Russian diplomats for the hacking into the US election, featured; Trump Tweet, Putin & Representative Adam Schiff's statements quoted; scenes shown of diplomats packing & of the lavish retreats. [Consul general Sergey PETROV- says they have to leave....] [Brookings Inst. Steve PIPER- says Putin's response was staged to show he could be magnanimous.] [In Brookville, ABC's Linzie JANIS - talks about the leaving Russians.] The question of whether Trump will undo the sanctions discussed.
(Cleveland; Alex Perez) The search for a missing plane in Lake Erie that was piloted by executive John Fleming featured; virtual view shown. [Coast Guard Capt. Mike MULLEN- comments on the search.] [NEIGHBOR - reacts.]
(Northampton, Massachusetts: Adrienne Bankert) The winter storm that hit New England featured; scenes shown of snow in Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts. [MAN, Plow GUY - comment.]
(Studio: Tom Llamas; Times Square: Rob Marciano) The New Year's Eve weather forecast discussed; weather maps shown.
(Aurora, Colorado: Clayton Sandell) The accident at a ski lift in Colorado that killed a woman, Kelly Huber, who was with her daughters, reviewed; scenes shown of other chairlift accidents. [Voice of witness Allen McGIRL- describes what happened on the chairlift.]
(New York: David Wright) The high court decision in the Connecticut murder case of Michael Skakel, convicted of killing Martha Moxley in 1975, examined; photos shown; details given about the evidence in the case. [Robert KENNEDY, Jr., Moxley's MOTHER - comment.]
(Los Angeles: Matt Gutman) An ABC News exclusive interview with Todd Fisher about the deaths of his sister Carrie Fisher & mother Debbie Reynolds presented; many family photos shown. [With Elizabeth Vargas, FISHER - talks about a joint funeral service & his mother's last words.]
(Studio: Tom Llamas) The "20/20" special on Fisher & Reynolds noted.
(Washington: Gloria Riviera) Video of an incident in which a pilot appears impaired on his way to his plane presented; scenes shown; drunk pilot statistics cited. [Retired pilot Col. Stephen GANYARD- says the pilot could have been stopped.]
(New York: Ron Claiborne) The closing of the New York City landmark the Carnegie Delicatessen featured; scenes shown of people in line & eating the food. [Owner Marian HARPER- comments.]