This program is 29 minutes long
(Chicago: Jericka Duncan) The criminal sexual charges against singer R. Kelly examined; details given about the criminal charges based on evidence on him with three underage girls & one other girl; courtroom sketches shown. [Cook County state's attorney Kim FOXX@- comments on what Kelly did to the victims with DNA matching Kelly's.] [Kelly attorney Steve GREENBERG - comments on the "hashtag movement" & credibility]
(White House: Nikole Killion) The recommendation from the special counsel for the sentence for former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, who pled guilty to conspiracy charges related to lobbying for Ukraine, examined; memo critical of Manafort quoted; details given about the status of the investigation by special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller into the 2016 election interference by Russia. [TRUMP - says there was no collusion.] Trump's coming meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un & the status of the Michael Cohen case & of the Mueller report outlined.
(Dallas: Kris Van Cleave) The crash of an Amazon cargo plane in Texas featured; scenes shown from the Houston bay of pieces of the wreckage.
(Studio: Jeff Berardelli) The rain & flooding & snow in the forecast reviewed; weather maps shown.
(Jupiter, Florida: Janet Shamlian) The undercover camera video behind the arrest of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft in the Florida prostitution sting case linked to sex trafficking of Chinese immigrants in the business featured; scenes shown of the spa in Jupiter; details given about possible action against Kraft by the NFL & by the court. [Jupiter police Det. Andrew SHARP@- says there is video of Kraft.] [Human trafficking awareness group I Am Who I Am founder Tera KENNEDY@- comments on the issue.]
(Rome: Seth Doane) The third day of the sex abuse summit held at the Vatican by the Catholic Church at which survivors are demanding accountability from religious officials featured; details given about victim accounts of abuse; scenes shown of outside protests. [Cardinal Reinard MARX%- talks about documenting the deeds: documents were destroyed.]
(No location given: Erin Moriarty) The murders in 2013 of Oliver "Chip" Northup% & Claudia Maupin% in the college town of Davis, California, by high school student Daniel Marsh%, who was sentenced to 52 years in prison, reviewed; scenes shown of the police questioning of Marsh in which ha admitted stabbing them; details given about a new California law against trying juveniles as adults that might set Marsh free.
(Studio: Reena Ninan) Tonight's coverage of this story noted.
(Washington: Kris Van Cleave) How advances by the Insurance Inst. for Highway Safety in car technology can save pedestrian lives featured; pedestrian death statistics cited; details given about how the technology works with car examples from the test cited.
(Chicago: Adriana Diaz) The division of the Chicago neighborhood around Sedgwick Street featured; scenes shown from the Old Town area of poor blacks & upscale whites live; details given about how art classes for kids helped build a bridge between the two communities. [Housing complex resident Adell THOMAS%, East Sider Charlie BRANDA%- say we each live in our own world & now there is change.]