This program is 28 minutes long
(Washington: Geoff Bennett) Two demonstrations in the streets of Washington, DC, on the anniversary of the violent unrest in Charlottesville, Virginia, last year featured; scenes shown of the demonstrations outside the White House by white supremacists & counter-protesters with a police presence. [Unite the Right 2 rally organizer Jason KESSLER, two WOMEN -comment.] Tweets from President Trump & Ivanka Trump about Charlottesville condemning all acts of violence quoted.
(Studio: Kate Snow) Report introduced.
(Charlottesville, Virginia: Maya Rodriguez) The events & security in Charlottesville featured; scenes shown from the memorial site for Heather Heyer, who was killed her last year in a car attack by James Fields. the protests in the city; details given about the status of the statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee that started the unrest in 2017.
(Berkeley Heights, New Jersey: Kelly O'Donnell) The harsh criticism of President Trump from former White House aide Omarosa Manigault, who released a secret recording she made of her firing by White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly, featured; audiotape excerpt played. [On "Meet the Press," "Unhinged" author MANIGAULT - says he is truly a racist, that everybody lies in the White House, that she has heard the tape in which he used the "N-word".] [Trump adviser Kellyanne CONWAY - criticizes Omarosa.] White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders' criticism of Omarosa taping in the White House noted.
(Studio: Kate Snow) Omarosa's appearance on "Today" tomorrow noted.
(Seattle: Hans Nichols) The investigation into the theft of a Horizon Air plane in Seattle by baggage handler Richard Russell that was then flown away & later crashed featured; scenes shown of the plane flight with air traffic control audio played; details given about airport security issues. [Aviation security analyst Jeff PRICE, Anderson University president John PISTOLE- comment on security vulnerability issues.] [Russell's FRIEND - comments.]
(No location given: Morgan Radford) A police beating in Baltimore of a man, Deshawn McGrier, on the street featured; video shown. [McGrier attorney Warren BROWN- says it was a beatdown & was personal.] A statement from the Baltimore police, a tweet from Mayor Catherine Pugh & a statement from the interim police commissioner quoted.
(No location given: Matt Bradley) Scientists' concern about the climate change threat examined; details given about recent weather phenomena. [New South Wales industries minister Niall BLAIR- comments on the drought in Australia.] [June 1, 2017, President TRUMP - speaks against the Paris Accord on climate change.] [Georgia Inst. of Technology Earth & Atmospheric Sciences professor Kim COBB- comments on the Earth seemingly on fire: it is a shock.]
(Chicago: Tom Costello) NASA's launch of a spacecraft, the Parker Solar Probe, whose mission is to study the sun's corona examined. [NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Alex YOUNG- explains the aim.] [University of Chicago's Eugene PARKER - says it is a thrill to have the probe named after him.] [Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Kelly KORRECK- raises questions about the sun's surface.]
(No location given: Steve Patterson) The health warning about deadly bacterial infections spread by dog saliva examined; details given about the death of Sharon Larson & amputations for Greg Manteufel from "capnocytophaga." [Widower Dan LARSON - comments.] [Vanderbilt University Medical Center infectious disease specialist Dr William SCHAFFNER- says dog bites crush tissue leading to sepses.]
(Los Angeles: Jo Ling Kent) The new major film "Crazy Rich Asians" based on a best-selling book examined; film clips shown; details given about the controversies over diversity & Asian-American actors. [Actress Constance WU, director John CHU, actor Henry GOLDING- talk about the movie project & the future for Asian actors.]
(No location given: Harry Smith) Some perspectives on race, hope & the future one year after the unrest in Charlottesville, Virginia, presented; details given about the demographic changes in the US.
(Studio: Kate Snow) MSNBC coverage of the issue tonight on "Breaking Hate" noted.