This program is 29 minutes long
(El Reno, Oklahoma: Peyton Yager) The tornado in El Reno, Oklahoma, featured; details given about the death, injuries & damages; scenes shown of the damages, the flooded Arkansas River. [In El Reno, Two PEOPLE, Mayor Matt WHITE - describe what happened.]
(Studio: Kate Snow) Report introduced.
(Studio: Dave Price) The severe weather risk for the heartland area with more violent storms with more rain previewed; weather maps shown.
(Maui, Hawaii: Molly Hunter) The story of survival in Hawaii of missing hiker Amanda Eller after 17 days alone in the Maui forest featured; scenes shown of the forest, the rescue & Amanda. [In the hospital, Amanda ELLER - comments.] [Rescuers Javier CANTELLOPS@, Troy HELMER@- comment on seeing the hiker below.] [Parents Julia & John ELLER@- react to her survival.]
(Tokyo: Kirsten Welker) President Trump's four-day visit to Japan with concerns about North Korean missile testing featured; scenes shown of Trump at a sumo wrestling match & golfing & dining with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. [TRUMP - says we talked about trade.] Trump's tweets downplaying North Korean missiles that differed with the views of Abe & national security adviser John Bolton quoted. [On "Meet thre Press," White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - comments on Trump's relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.] The tweet critical of former Vice President Joe Biden quoted. Trump's meeting with the new emperor of Japan noted & the Japanese reception for Trump representing the key ally of the US discussed.
(No location given: Steve Patterson) The incident in China in which a passing man caught a toddler falling from a building featured; surveillance video shown.
(No location given: Kathy Park) The alligator attack on a woman in Florida reviewed; scenes shown of Nicole Tillman on a stretcher. [WITNESS - describes what happened.] A prior gator attack at a park recalled. [Brevard County fire district chief Thomas OZEL@- calls the attack unusual.]
(No location given: John Torres) The controvesy over who should get organ transplants examined; statistics on liver transplants cited; details given about the dispute over changing the regional transplant system. [Transplant recipient Thomas KANE - explains having to move to get saved.] [UNOS CEO Brian SHEPARD@- talks about the wait system.] [Vanderbilt Medical Center transplant center Dr. Seth KARP%- says the key is who is the sickest person: the need to help poor & rural patients.]
(Corvallis, Oregon: Rehema Ellis) The challenges for colleges & Universities to accommodate young students with children featured; scenes shown from classes at Oregon State University. [Graduate student Jackie LEON?, professor Melissa CHEYNEY%, Ph.D student Holly HORN?- talk about the chance to bring kids to the classroom: the need for flexibility.]
(Spokane. Washington: Gabe Gutierrez) A V.A. mental health program that helps combat veterans readjust to civilian life featured; scenes shown from the Spokane Vet Center in Washington state & of veterans at the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, DC. [Therapist Dave BAIRD%- talks about readjusting; getting back to living: it can be life or death.] [Slain soldier's mother Kim LOWERY?- says Dave was a lifeline.]