This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: David Muir; White House: Cecilia Vega) The surprised reaction of the White House to Trump taking questions at the press conference & what he said about Steve Bannon discussed. [TRUMP - says Bannon came on later & I like him: he gets unfair press.]
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(Charlottesville, Virginia: Eve Pilgrim) The support from the president for some of the demonstrators in Charlottesville & the issue of Confederate statues in the South that is energizing white nationalists in opposition examined; two David Duke tweets to Trump quoted; scenes shown from Durham, North Carolina, of a Confederate statue being pulled down. [TRUMP - says a lot of people were there protesting with a permit: there are two sides to the story in this horrible moment.] [White nationalist Matt HEIMBACH- says the president has opened up a door.] [Durham County Sheriff Michael ANDREWS- says we are pursuing felony charges.] Southern Poverty Law Center statistics on hate groups cited. [Former neo-Nazi Frank MEEINK- says they are coming out due to the new administration.] The plans for more rallies discussed.
(Studio: David Muir; Seoul: Martha Raddatz) Kim's backing away from his threats against Guam, intelligence on his nuclear program & military options discussed.
(Flanders, New Jersey: Mara Schiavocampo) The carbon monoxide poisoning inside a New Jersey home & the rescue issues due to such high levels of the gas examined; scenes shown from outside the house. [Mount Olive Township fire inspector Colin BAKER- comments on the incident.]
(Studio: David Muir, Ginger Zee) The movement of the hurricane discussed; weather maps shown.
(Atlanta: Steve Osunsami) The court case in South Carolina involving a police officer shooting a motorist, Levar Jones, during a traffic stop in 2014 reviewed; scenes shown of the shooting of the black driver at a gas station. [In court, Sean GRUUBERT- apologizes: "I screwed up."]
(New York: Gio Benitez) The questions about movie set safety raised by the death of stuntwoman/road race Joi Harris on the seat of the film "Deadpool 2" featured; scenes shown of the motorcycle accident site & the stunt injuring actor Ton Cruise. [Witness Danelle RIDDICK- describe what happened with the bike.]
(Denver; Clayton Sandell) The baseball comeback for Colorado Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis, who is recovering from cancer, featured; scenes shown from the ballpark. [BETTIS - comments.]