This program is 29 minutes long
(Cleveland: Major Garrett) Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s return to Cleveland to rendezvous with running mate Mike Pence before his acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention featured; scenes shown of a Trump corporate jet flying over a Ted Cruz event. [Outside, PENCE – says what begins in Cleveland will end in the White House.] [TRUMP – praises his kids’ speeches.] The varying explanations about last night’s speech by wife Melania, which borrowed from Michelle Obama’s 2008 speech, reviewed; Trump’s Tweet quoted; details given about speechwriter Meredith McIver’s offer to resign. [Campaign manager Paul MANAFORT- defends Melania.] [Bush speechwriter Mike GERSON- says the campaign couldn’t do crisis management when it really mattered.] The arrest of protestors outside the arena noted; scenes shown.
(Cleveland: Scott Pelley) The crowd last night at the convention compared to the crowds in previous years shown.
(Cleveland: Julianna Goldman) The disappointment for businesses in Cleveland due to the low turnout for the convention featured; details given about how security concerns and Trump’s controversial candidacy turned away corporate sponsorships. [Coastal Taco’s Erin CLYDE- says it’s been a little bit of a ghost town.] [Cleveland 2016 Host Committee David GILBERT- says it is nothing we have the ability to control.]
(Studio City, California: Mireya Villarreal) The lingering record high heat reviewed; temperatures around the world cited; details given about the impact of the heat on the overall climate. [Meteorologist Mark JACKSON- explains the heat dome effect.] [MOTHER – comments.]
(Baton Rouge: David Begnaud) The mourning of the families of the Baton Rouge police officers who were gunned down in an ambush on Sunday featured. [Matthew Gerald’s widow Dechia GERALD, Brad Garafola’s widow Tonja GARAFOLA- talk about their husbands.]
(Istanbul: Holly Williams) The backlash following the coup attempt featured; scenes shown of soldiers who are being humiliated by Turkish leaders; details given about criticism of President Recep Erdogan and about Turkey’s push for the US to extradite Fethullah Gulen, whom it blames for the coup.
(No location given: Vinita Nair) The uncertain future for Fox News CEO Roger Ailes after accusations of sexual harassment from former anchor Gretchen Carlson featured; Carlson’s video Tweet shown; details given about the role of current anchor Megyn Kelly in the investigation; statement from Ailes attorney Susan Estrich quoted. [Media critic Jim RUTENBERG- says the loss of Ailes at Fox News will affect our political culture.]
(Hollywood: Anthony Mason) Marshall's career reviewed; TV & film clips shown. [Director Ron HOWARD – talks about Garry.]