This program is 29 minutes long
(Times Square: Ginger Zee) A New Year's Eve storm featured; scenes shown from Fargo, North Dakota, snowy roads in Minnesota, flood evacuees in Alabama, that sliding car. [KTSP-TC meteorologist Sam RYAN- shows the cold front on a map.] [ABC 33/40 reporter Lauren WALSH- talks about evacuation.] The rainy weather in New York City discussed; weather maps of the rainy, windy Northeast shown.
(Times Square, New York: Erielle Reshef) The high security in New York City & other major cities, including Boston & Los Angeles, for New Year's Eve featured; scenes shown from Times Square with statistics cited; details given about the drone threat. [NYPD Chief Terence MONAHAN- notes the cameras for safety.] [NYPD Cmsnr. James O'NEILL- says drone flyers will be arrested.]
(Burlington, North Carolina: Stephanie Ramos) A deadly lion attack in North Carolina with an intern, Alexandra Black, killed at the conservation center featured; scenes shown from the area. Black family statement about the accident quoted. [Zoo Miami communications dir. Ron MAGILL- assesses the situation.] The investigation into the lion escape discussed.
(New York: Tara Palmeri) The politics of the government shutdown due to President Trump wanting to fund the border wall examined. [Via Fox audio, TRUMP - says we have to have border security: the wall.] [Dec. 11, TRUMP - says he is proud to shut down the government for border security.] What outgoing White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly saud to the "Los Angeles Times" about the "wall" & the Trump tweet in response to Kelly about the concrete wall quoted. The statement from Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer about the wall funding noted. [On CNN, Senator Lindsey GRAHAM - says the Democrats have voted for a physical wall.] The bills out there discussed.
(Washington: David Kerley) Video showing Border Patrol staffers abusing migrant children in Arizona examined; grainy videos from September shown; details given about possible criminal charges. A statement from Southwest Key Programs about its Arizona shelters quoted.
(Los Angeles: Marci Gonzalez) The manhunt in Houston for a killer who murdered a child, Jazmine Barnber, in a car featured; scenes shown from the shooting area at a Walmart. [Mother LaPorrsha WASHINGTON- describes what happened in the shooting of her daughter.] The description of the driver outlined on screen. [OFFICIAL - calls for justice.]
(Cripple Creek, Colorado: Clayton Sandell) The murder charges against Patrick Frazee in the death of his Colorado fiance Kelsey Berreth reviewed; photos shown; details given about the issue of accomplices. [D.A. Dan MAY- says it was murder during a robbery.] [Deputy prosecutor Jennifer VIEHMAN- says there are multiple leads.]