This program is 29 minutes long
(New York: Linsey Davis) Gas prices, holiday travel and winter weather examined; AAA map shown; travel statistics cited. [AAA's Troy GREEN- cites the three dollars a gallon price.] [Two MOTORISTS - react.] [Oil at Platts news director John KINGSTON- cites worldwide demand.] A likely major snowstorm the day after Christmas noted.
(Highland: Mike von Fremd) The aftermath of the rain in California updated; scenes shown from Highland of cars stuck in the hardening mud, flood waters, closed homes, displaced people. [Mudslide victims Monica MORTAN, Linda and Leslie CONSTANTE- react to the mud.]
(Rome: Miguel Marquez) Package bombings at two foreign embassies in Italy at a time of high terrorism alert featured; scenes shown from across Rome; details given of earlier similar bombs, the terrorist arrests in Britain, two recent bombings in Sweden.
(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) An interview held with Vice President Joe Biden about the terrorism threat. [BIDEN - offers perspective on the terrorism threat.] Further coverage of the Biden interview on "Good Morning America" noted.
(Washington: Jonathan Karl) Interview held with four exiting members of Congress. [Representative Zach WAMP- comments on this dysfunctional Congress due to the political differences.] [Representative Carol SHEA-PORTER- says there is a wall of people.] [Representative Chet EDWARDS - criticizes the "stovepiping" of news.] [Representative Mike CASTLE - worries about inflammatory points of view.]
(Studio; David Muir) TSA concerns about cell phone videos taken by a whistle-blowing pilot making a case against airport security examined; excerpts of phone video shown. [In interview, disguised PILOT - comments on the fallacy of the TSA system.] [Former pilot/consultant John NANCE - questions exposing airport vulnerabilities.] A TSA statement defending security measures quoted.
(New York: John Berman) The most powerful music tunes for road trips according to a poll by Pioneer Electronics featured; several movie clips shown with some songs named. [September 2006, on "Good Morning America," Gayle KING- comments on songs.]
(Columbus, Ohio: Bob Woodruff) The stories of three US service members in Lima Co. in the war in Afghanistan and their families back home in COlumbus, Ohio, presented; scenes shown. [Marine mom Linda BOKROS, daughter Sierra Blackwell S/Sgt. Dan BLACKWELL, wife Jackie BLACKWELL, wife and Marine Melanie and Ken POMPILLI- express their family concerns.]