This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Mary Bruce) The NFL message to the president with growing opposition & the battle with the NBA, too, featured; scenes shown from several football fields, including Alejandro Villanueva from Pittsburgh Steelers. [On Friday, TRUMP - suggests the NFL owners get "that son of a bitch off the field": he's fired.] [Tonight, TRUMP - calls it disrespectful & not to do with race.] Trump tweets & a statement from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell defending the NFL quoted. [On ABC, in 2015, TRUMP - promises to bring people together.] [NBA player Steph CURRY - says he does not want to go to the White House.] Tweet from Trump in response to Curry & from pro basketball player LeBron James quoted. What Trump said about the football games today discussed.
(Studio: Tom Llamas) Report introduced.
(East Rutherford, New Jersey: Ryan Smith) The growing backlash to Trump introduced; scenes shown of baseball player Bruce Maxwell & singer Stevie Wonder taking a knee, football players with owners in solidarity. [Former NFL coach Rex RYAN, former player Terry BRADSHAW- criticize Trump for calling players SOBs.] Patriots owner Bob Kraft, who donated to Trump, also quoted. [Four FANS - offer differing opinions on the issue.] The prospects for more sports protests discussed.
(Antioch, Tennessee: Adrienne Bankert) The deadly shooting in a church in Nashville, Tennessee, by Emanuel Samson reviewed; scenes shown from the Burnett Chapel Church of Christ building in Antioch; details given about the actions of church usher Robert Engle. [Witnesses Minerva ROSA, Linda BUSH, Metropolitan police Don AARON- describe what happened in the shooting.]
(Studio: Bob Woodruff) The exchange on insults between President Trump & North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a US show of force & a North Korean rally reviewed; tweets from Trump about "Little Rocket Man" & from the North Korean foreign minister calling Trump deranged quoted. [AT U.N., TRUMP - says we may totally destroy North Korea.] [On ABC, retired Gen. James CARTWRIGHT - predicts Kim will test a hydrogen bomb.] The tensions on the Korean border discussed.
(San Juan, Puerto Rico: Eva Pilgrim) The widespread destruction from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico & the threat a dam failing featured; details given of the spillway, flood waters, a line for gas. [FEMA urban search & rescue Jon RIGOLO- comments on the job.] [Several PUERTO RICANS - wait for gasoline.]
(Studio: Tom Llamas, Rob Marciano) The route of Hurricane Maria to the East coast & a heat wave in the East & Midwest discussed; weather maps shown.
(New York: Arielle Reshef) The collision of a drone & a military helicopter over the U.N. General Assembly examined; scenes shown of the Blackhawk copter; details given about other drone incidents this year. [Retired USMC Col. Stephen GANYARD- predicts we will lose a plane to a drone.]
(No location given: Marci Gonzalez) The comeback of Col. Daniel Dudek, whose spine was injured by an IED in Iraq, featured; scenes shown from Toronto of the Invictus Games for injured military athletes from 17 countries. [DUDEK - comments on sports as a distraction, his performance, games organizer Prince Harry.]