This program is 29 minutes long
(New York: John Cochran) The questions at the first news conference from President-elect Donald Trump since July featured. [In response to questions, TRUMP - calls it "disgraceful" that intelligence agencies allowed false/faked information out; agrees it was Russian hacking & that Russian President Vladimir Putin may like him & he hopes we get along; tells Putin not to be hacking; denies any contact with Russia by his staff.]
(Studio: David Muir) [In response to CNN question, TRUMP - tells reporter not to be rude.]
(Studio: David Muir; New York: Jonathan Karl) Trump's hardball reaction with reporters discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(Studio: Brian Ross) The investigation of reports from an ex-British spy that Russia gathered personal material to blackmail Trump & that he was told about it in a Friday intelligence briefing presented; details given about flaws in the information about Trump aide Michael Cohen that was false. [Senator John MCCAIN - says he gave the reports to the FBI.] [TRUMP - comments on Cohen.] The seriousness of the Trump-Russia allegations discussed.
(New York: Rebecca Jarvis) The issue of President-elect Donald Trump separating the family business from the White House examined; details given about conflicts of issue & the plans for the business that will be turned over to Don & Eric Trump with Ivanka trump moving to Washington. [TRUMP - says "I could actually run my business & run government at the same time."] The reaction of the Office of Government Ethics to the plan & his hotel profits discussed.
(Capitol Hill: Mary Bruce) The questioning of Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson about his relationship with Russia examined. [In response for questions from Senator Marco Rubio & Bob Menendez, TILLERSON - reads statement about a resurgent Russia; agrees Russian President Vladimir Putin would know about the hacking.] The long questioning of Tillerson by Rubio discussed.
(Guerneville, California: Kayna Whitworth) The state of emergency in the West after snow & flooding featured; scenes shown from flooded California, snowy Oregon, a washed-out road, the reporter hip-deep in water. [In Portland, ABC's Neal KARLINSKY - talks about the snow.]
(New York: Linsey Davis) The volunteer attempted rescue in Utah of a beagle dog trapped on a narrow ledge featured; scenes shown of the dog. [Utah County search & rescue Shaun ROUNDY- describes what happened.]