This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: David Kerley) The blackface scandal exploding around Virginia Governor Ralph Northam examined; 1984 photos from his medical yearbook page shown; details given of his position on late-term abortions. [On WTOP, NORTHAM - explains what would be done about a troubled infant.] Northam's statement about the blackface/KKK robe photo discussed.
(Larchmont, New York: Linsey Davis) The winter whiplash following days of cold weather & snow reviewed; scenes shown from upstate New York, wrecks near Chicago & in Iowa, the ice jam on the Kankakee River. [Resident Kathy SLOCUM, truck driver Corey JOHNSON- react to the weather.] [In Pulaski, New York, ABC's Whit JOHNSON- talks about the relentless snow.] The problems that will come from an unprecedented warming discussed
(Studio: Tom Llamas; New York: Rob Marciano) The weather forecast discussed; weather & temperature maps shown.
(Miami: Victor Oquendo) The crash of a meteorite in Cuba after it flew over the Florida keys featured; scenes shown of fragments & the 2013 meteor strike in Russia.
(White House: Terry Moran) The signals from President Trump he will take more drastic action to fund his border wall examined. [TRUMP - says we will be looking at a national emergency because the Democrats don't want border security & we are building it.] [Jan. 31, Speaker of the House Nancy PELOSI - says there will not be any wall money.] How his plans to use emergency funds would be challenged in court noted.
(Studio: Tom Llamas; White House: Terry Moran) How Trump is pulling the US out of a nuclear weapons agreement with Russia discussed.
(Studio: Adrienne Bankert) The incident in Detroit in which a police officer, Gary Steele, posted a racist video of him mocking a young black woman, Ariel Moore, as she walked home after her car was impounded featured; Snapchat video shown. [Detroit police Chief James CRAIG- criticizes the post.] [MOORE, black WOMAN - comment.]
(Washington: Washington: Kyra Phillips) The announcement of his presidential candidacy by Senator Cory Booker featured; scenes from Newark, New Jersey, & a campaign video shown. The apology from Senator Elizabeth Warren for her attempts to prove her Native American ancestry discussed.
(New York: Gio Benitez) A video of a man, Alex Goldinsky, committing slip-&-fall insurance fraud reviewed; video shown. [Middlesex County prosecutor Andrew CAREY- says insurance fraud costs.] 5:4830Upcoming Items & COMMERCIALS: Verzenio; Centrum; Intuit QuickBooks; Xeljanz.