This program is 29 minutes long
(Charlottesville, Virginia: Tom Costello) Two days of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, between white nationalist protesters & counter-demonstrators featured; scenes shown from the site where a car intentionally plowed into counter-protesters, the car crash, the white nationalists' rally that turned to chaos, the police presence; details given of the deadly crash of a helicopter killing two state troopers. [Witnesses Brendan GILMORE, Chris MAHONEY, protester Jason KESSLER - describe what happened with the car slamming into people.] [President TRUMP - condemns this hatred & violence "on many sides."]
(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Report introduced.
(Bridgewater, New Jersey: Kelly O'Donnell) Trump's call for calm after the Virginia protests featured; scenes shown of Trump with a group of veterans. [TRUMP - says this has been going on for a long time; states the hate & division must stop; salutes the state & local police; calls for a restoration of law & order.] [David DUKE - backs Trump.] The view Trump should do more & say more about white supremacists noted.
(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Further coverage of this story on "Meet the Press" announced.
(Studio: Morgan Radford) How America is still struggling with race issues examined in light of events in Charlottesville, Virginia, where the alt-right march mirrored KKK marches; NBC News/"Wall Street Journal"poll findings on race relations in the US cited. [Black ANALYST - says the playing field is not fair & we are a multi-racial society.] Seth Stephens-Davidowitz's book "Everybody Lies" cited.
(Dandong, China: Janis Mackey Frayer) A visit to the North Korea-China border presented; scenes shown from the bridge over which trade passes, Chinese tourist boat tours & from the river separating the two nations. [Bower Group Asia managing dir. Sue Mi TERRY- talks about China's desire for stability.]
(Tucson, Arizona: Lucy Kafanov) How homes using solar technology face changes from utilities that could lower savings examined; scenes shown of a house in Tucson, Arizona, with solar panels & from a solar panel field; details given about "net metering" in which residents earn credit for power sent back to utilities. [Homeowner Tim QUIST - hopes for zero payouts.] [Bloomberg New Energy Finance Hugh BROMLEY- explains why utilities push back.] [Tucson Electric Power Joseph BARRIOS- says solar users don't pay their fair share.]
(Boston: John Torres) A look at interplanetary medicine for astronauts on a NASA mission to Mars presented; scenes shown of a space simulator to teach astronauts how to deal with medical emergencies while in the flight mission. [Former NASA astronaut Stephen ROBINSON, Brigham & Women's Hospital Jamie ROBERTSON- talk about medical communication with limited resources on board.]
(No location given: Ron Mott) The tale of a juvenile gray whale in California waters featured; scenes shown from Dana Point Harbor where the whale was shooed out to sea. [Captain Dave's Dolphin & Whale Watching Safari Dave ANDERSON- describes what happened with the people & the whale.]