This program is 29 minutes long
(White House: Cecilia Vega) What President Trump is saying about the spousal abuse allegations against former White House staff secretary Rob Porter by his two ex-wives & the offer from White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly to resign over his handling of the scandal examined; ex-wife's black eye shown; details given about Kelly long knowing about the abuse allegations & the role of White House communications director Hope Hicks in defending Porter, Kelly's letter to staffers about domestic violence. [Feb. 7, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - backs Porter.] [For the "Washington Post," ex-wife Jennie WILLOUGHBY - says she told the FBI about the abuse.] Porter's statement denying the allegations quoted. Trump's prior defense of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore despite sexual misconduct allegations & sexual misconduct charges against Trump himself noted. The possible replacements for Kelly, if he steps down, & security clearance issues for others in the White House discussed.
(Chicago: Alex Perez) Another deadly winter storm system reviewed; scenes shown of wrecked cars on the slippery highways & snowy roads, Chicago's salt trucks. [Chicago Mayor Rahm EMANUEL- cites safety.] [TRAVELLER - comments.]
(Studio: David Muir; New York: Rob Marciano) The multiple storm systems forecast discussed; weather maps shown.
(New York: Eva Pilgrim) The worsening of the flu epidemic examined; photo shown of victim Angie Barwise; statistics cited. [Mt. Sinai Hospital Dr. Peter SHEARER- talks about flu cases.] [Husband Greg BARWISE- comments on her death.] [CDC Dr. Anne SCHUCHAT- offers advice.] The prospects for a second wave of flu discussed.
(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The resignation at the Justice Department of Rachel Brand, who was number three behind Attorney General Jeff Sessions & assistant attorney general Rod Rosenstein, examined
(PyeongChang, South Korea: Matt Gutman) The opening of the Winter Olympic Games in North Korea reviewed; photos, including Kim Jong Un's sister seated behind Vice President Mike Pence & Tonga's shirtless athlete, & video of American skater Nathan Chin, who fell in competition, shown. [CHIN - talks about the pressure.] The cold weather forecast noted.
(Studio: Linzie Janis) The report from model Kate Upton that she was sexually assaulted at age 18 by Guess founder Paul Marciano featured; her statement about what happened & his response quoted. [On ABC, UPTON - comments on her reaction.]