This program is 29 minutes long
(Atlanta: Gabe Gutierrez) The travel chaos for Delta Air Lines passengers due to computer problems caused by a power outage in Atlanta featured; scenes shown of passengers stranded at airports. [Passenger MAN, WOMAN, Andrea MOHAMMED– react.] [Delta CEO Ed BASTIAN- apologizes.] [FareCompare CEO Rick SEANEY- says a Fortune 500 company should have backup systems.]
(Rio de Janeiro: Miguel Almaguer) The events today at the Olympics in Rio reviewed; details given about the arrest of Namibian flag bearer Jonas Junius and the performances of American divers David Boudia & Steele Johnson, swimmers Missy Franklin, Katie Ledecky & Michael Phelps, the men’s 4 x 100 relay team, and tennis players Venus & Serena Williams; scenes shown. [PHELPS, LEDECKY – comment.] The gold medal for Brazil’s judo team noted.
(Rio de Janeiro: Lester Holt) The emotional win for men’s swimming relay team member Ryan Held noted. [HELD – talks about the win.]
(Kansas: Blake McCoy) The death of 10-year-old Caleb Schwab after an accident on a water slide in Kansas City, Kansas reviewed; scenes shown of the Verrückt water slide; details given about prior safety concerns. [Schlitterbahn Water Park spokesperson Winter PROSAPIO, park guest Jessica LUNDQUIST- comment.] [National Safety Council CEO Deborah HERSMAN- says there are no federal regulations or reporting requirements for amusement parks or water parks.]
(Detroit: Katy Tur) Warnings from prominent Republicans against a Donald Trump presidency as he attempts to get his troubled campaign back on track after a rough week featured. [In Detroit, TRUMP – campaigns on the economy.] [Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Marc GOLDWEIN- assesses Trump’s economic plan.] [Opponent Hillary CLINTON – says Trump wants to repackage trickle-down economics.] The endorsement for Trump from George P. Bush noted.
(Rio de Janeiro: Matt Lauer) Ledecky’s swimming career featured. [LEDECKY – comments on her world record swim in the 2012 games; recalls breaking her arm.] [MAN, teammate Michael PHELPS – comment on Katie.]
(Rio de Janeiro: Peter Alexander) The questions about the circular markings on the bodies of some of the athletes, including swimmer Michael Phelps, at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics examined; details given about the pain relief treatment called cupping; photo shown of actress Gwyneth Paltrow with cupping marks. [Swimmer Dana VOLLMER, US Olympic Swimming Team trainer Keenan ROBINSON - comment.]