This program is 29 minutes long
(Boston: Jacob Wycoff) A storm in the East with tornadoes & heat & wildfires in the West featured; weather maps of New England & the West shown.
(Portland: Jennifer Dowling) The far-right demonstrations & counter-demonstrations in Portland, Oregon, featured; scenes shown from the city streets with the police presence breaking up the protesters; details given of concerns the protests could get violent as in Charlottesville, Virginia.
(Berkeley Heights, New Jersey: Weijia Jiang) The war of words between President Trump & NBA star LeBron James featured; Trump tweet about CNN's interview with James quoted; scenes shown from a rally near Columbus, Ohio; details given about Trump's other actions against sports figures in the NFL & NBA. [On CNN, JAMES - says he uses sports to divide people.] A tweet from Ohio Governor John Kasich in support of James & a statement from Melania Trump's communications dir. about James's work with kids in Ohio quoted. The status of US negotiations with North Korea with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the region discussed.
(Studio: Nikki Batiste) The domestic abuse scandal within Ohio State University football with head coach Urban Meyer reversing what he said last week about fired assistant coach Zach Smith examined; details given about the 2015 domestic abuse allegations from wife Courtney Smith. [On ESPN, Z. SMITH - says he told Meyer about what happened.] [MEYER - says there was nothing to the story.] Meyer tweet on Friday about handling staff/player incidents quoted. [C. SMITH - describes what happened to her: that Meyer knew.] The OSU investigation discussed.
(Rome: Seth Doane) The heat wave in Europe reviewed; scenes shown of wildfires fueled by hot conditions & of people seeking relief. [In Rome, tourists the LOCKHARTS - comment.] [British RANCHER, "Time" magazine's Justin BOURLAND- comment on the heat wave.]
(New York: Vladimir Duthiers) A scheme by pet stores that dupe customers who are leasing rather than buying the pet examined; details given about the leasing contract. [Pet owner Courtney PETERMAN - says she was told it was a lease loan; States never finance your dog.] [ASPCA Jenny LYNCH - says it is deception: you pay even if the pet dies.] [FTC attorney Leslei FAIR- cites the leasing obligations.]
(New York: Jim Axelrod) The story of a father, Rickie Smith, who worked three jobs in Pennsylvania to buy a dance dress for his 8th grade daughter, Nevaeh, presented; video shown of the reaction to the dress.