ABC News Radio To Offer Affiliates Excerpts And Special From Pope's 'Virtual Audience' With Americans
August 31, 2015 at 11:04 AM (PT)
POPE FRANCIS held a special televised "virtual audience" with Americans TODAY (8/31), and excerpts from the event will be offered to ABC NEWS RADIO affiliates.
The POPE, preparing for his upcoming visit to NEW YORK and his Mass in PHILADELPHIA, took part in the audience with people communicating via satellite from LOS ANGELES, CHICAGO, and MCALLEN, TX. ABC "WORLD NEWS TONIGHT" anchor DAVID MUIR moderated the event, which will be televised on FRIDAY (8/4). Besides excerpts, ABC NEWS RADIO affiliates will have access to a one-hour special about the event next weekend.