This program is 28 minutes long
(Las Vegas: Joe Fryer) The secret release of O.J. Simpson on parole from a Las Vegas prison featured; scenes shown of Simpson at a gas station; details given about his prison term & the 1995 murder trial. [In a car, SIMPSON - bickers with the press.] [Nevada dept. of corrections Brooke KEAST, Simpson lawyer Malcolm LaVERGNE- comment on the release.] A statement from Florida attorney general Pam Bondi opposing Simspon resettling in Florida quoted. [On "Today," Simpson prosecutor Chris DARDEN - talks about Simpson.]
(San Juan, Puerto Rico: Ron Mott) The situation in Puerto Rico 11 days after Hurricane Maria featured; scenes shown from Rio Grande where people wait for FEMA aid; details given about relief aid problems. [Representative Luis GUTIERREZ- says the people are isolated.] [Retiree Luis CARMELO CRUZ - cites his losses.]
(Branchburg, New Jersey: Kelly O'Donnell) A tweet from President Trump that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is wasting his time negotiating with North Korea featured; scenes shown of Trump at the President's Cup golf tournament; Trump tweet about Tillerson & "Little Rocket Man" quoted.
(No location given: Rehema Ellis) A car & knife attack in Canada that may be terrorism-related & the chase of the suspect, a Somali national, featured; scenes shown from Edmonton of a police officer being run over & stabbed. [Edmonton police chief Rod KNECHT- outlines the chase & arrest.]
(Barcelona, Spain: Matt Bradley) The violent clashes at voting stations in Barcelona, Spain, over the politics of Catalonia separatism featured; scenes shown of the unrest in the Catalonia region; details given about the independence issue. [Catalonia journalist Gerard SESE†- reacts to the violence.]
(Salt Lake City: Kate Snow) The impact of opioid addiction on the children of addicts examined; scenes shown from a Salt Lake City hospital where addicted babies are treated; details given about the Steele family's drug problems & the legal & medical ramifications. [Kid Hagen STEELE‡- talks about why he missed school, caring for two younger brothers.] [Utah Valley Hospital Dr. Stephen MINTON‡- talks about the addicted babies.] [Father & stepmother Stetson & Sami STEELE‡- talk about Hagen & the siblings with drugs in their system.]
(Studio: Kate Snow) Further coverage of this series across NBC programs noted.
(Washington: Tom Costello) Engine failure on an Air France Airbus jet flying from Paris to Los Angeles reviewed; damaged engine & the plane on the round in Goose Bay, Canada, shown. [PASSENGER - described what happened on the plane.]
(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The business & same-sex customers case about baker Jack Phillips refusing to make a cake for a Colorado gay couple, the case of the legality of tracking a cell phone's movement, the New Jersey case on the legality of sports betting & a Wisconsin case on political gerrymandering examined. [PHILLIPS, plaintiff David MULLINS- talk about the sex discrimination case.] [ACLU Nate WESSLER- cites cell phone private information.] [Election reform advocate Trevor POTTER- says a political party can decide in advance who will win or lose.] The court's putting off ruling on President Trump's travel ban noted.
(Pittsburgh: Catie Beck) A resurgence in interest for all ages in pinball with many worldwide tournaments featured; scenes shown from Pittsburgh. [Teen pinball champ & father Escher & Adam LEFKOFF††, players Zach & Roger SHARPE††, Bill RAY - talk about pinball.]