This program is 29 minutes long
(Ventura: Marcus Moore) The wildfires in southern California featured; scenes shown of the firefighters battling the blaze, houses & a hospital on fire. [Local ABC reporter Mark CORDOROVA, MAN, homeowner Tracy BYRD - comment on the flames.] The role of windy conditions & water pressure problems discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) KABC aerial views of the Creek & other fires shown with smoke blown by Santa Ana winds. [Helicopter reporter J.T. ALBAUGH- shows the several fires.]
(Studio: David Muir; Sylmar: Rob Marciano) The fires discussed; scenes of flames right behind the reporter & weather maps shown.
(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The shift in US policy for the Middle East with President Trump about to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel & the move of the US embassy with the potential for violence in the region featured; Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Jordan's King Abdullah II & Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas quoted. [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - reacts to a question about the response.] The prospects for widespread demonstrations tomorrow & security concerns discussed.
(White House: Cecilia Vega) The trouble for the White House with national security director Michael Flynn's plea bargain in which he agreed to cooperate with special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller's investigation featured; scenes shown of Trump ignoring a shouted question about a Flynn pardon. [Several times, TRUMP - responds to questions about Flynn.] [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - comments on the pardon question.] Reports that Deutsche Bank has ben subpoenaed in the investigation & the response from Trump attorney Jay Sekulow quoted & the cost so far on Mueller's investigation discussed.
(Fairhope, Alabama: Tom Llamas) The endorsement by President Trump of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore despite charges of sexual misconduct featured; details given of the support now for Moore from the Republican National Committee. [TRUMP - says we don't want a liberal Democrat.] [Nov. 26, voice of RNC's Romna McDANIEL- comments on the allegations.] [Nov. 14, Dec. 3, Dec. 5, Senator Mitch McCONNELL - offers differing opinions on Moore.] [Senator Jeff FLAKE- opposes Moore.] [Opponent Doug JONES - speaks out.]
(London: Terry Moran) The announcement by the International Olympic Committee of the banning of Russia from the coming Winter Games in South Korea because of athlete doping examined; details given about Russia's actions at the 2014 games in tampering with drug testing. [IOC President Thomas BACH- comments.]
(Washington: David Kerley) The close call at the JFK Airport in New York City for a Mexican Volaris plane coming in on the wrong runway reviewed; pilot-tower audio played.
(Charleston: Steve Osunsami) The story of Baby Bella, saved by a Savannah-Cheatham. Georgia, police officer, William Eng, presented; scenes shown. [ENG - describes what happened with Bella.]