This program is 29 minutes long
(Capitol Hill: Mary Bruce) The firestorm over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh now that the FBI report has been turned over to the Senate with neither Brett Kavanaugh nor accuser Christine Blasey Ford being interviewed with the view of key senators Jeff Flak, Susan Collins, Lisa Murkowski, Joe Manchin & Heidi Heitkamp featured; scenes shown of protests in Washington, DC; details given about what is included in the report, the earlier elevator confrontation with Flake. [Voice of FLAKE - comments.] [HEITKAMP - explains her "no" decision.] [Senators Dianne FEINSTEIN, Chuck GRASSLEY, Lindsey GRAHAM - react to the report.] The timetable for the Senate votes & the predicament for the undecided senators discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(White House: Jonathan Karl) The reaction to the release of the limited FBI report featured; scenes shown of President Trump not answering questions; the statements from attorneys for Ford & accuser Deborah Ramirez & the opposition to Kavanaugh from retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens quoted. [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - denies micromanaging the process.] The Sept. 27 exchange between Kavanaugh & Senator Amy Klobuchar about drinking played. The issue of making the FBI report public discussed.
(Florence, South Carolina: Victor Oquendo) The details of the shooting by Fred Hopkins of seven police officers in Florence, South Carolina, featured; scenes shown from the area with police dispatch played. [Florence police Chief Allen FEIDLER, Sheriff Kenney BOONE- comment on the shooting.] The arrest of Hopkins, who was not the target of the warrant, noted.
(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The FBI's busting of a Russian spy ring as part of a global crackdown on Russian cyber warfare reviewed; photos shown of four Russian intelligence operatives; details given of their targeting of the Dutch lab investigating the poisoning of Sergei & Yulia Skripal in Britain & hacking into the 2016 presidential election campaign of Hillary Clinton. [US attorney from Pennsylvania Scott BRADY- describes the hacking activities.] [Secretary of Defense Gen. James MATTIS - says the Russians got caught.] The concern of Russian interference in the coming elections discussed,
(Palu, Indonesia: James Longman) The destruction in Indonesia from the earthquake & tsunami featured; new scenes shown from Palu of initial quake, rural area damages, deaths at a Bible camp, victims.
(Chicago: Alex Perez) The manhunt in Chicago for a serial shooter targeting people an random, including Douglass Watts & Eliyahu Moscowitz, featured; surveillance video shown of the masked suspect. RESIDENT - reacts to the random crime.]